If you wish to soak up the historical, cultural as well as spiritual beliefs of India then the Golden Triangle trip with Varanasi must be your pick. In the time span of a mere 7 days, you will be able to gather a lot about India by visiting the most famous tourism circuit along with the spiritual capital. The 7 days Golden Triangle trip with Varanasi will offer you an opportunity to have a look at the precious possessions of the renowned cities of Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, and Varanasi. Every city has something different to offer to its guests. Delhi is an enchanting assortment. Agra will help you to turn back to the Mughal times. Jaipur will host you with the royalty of Rajputs while Varanasi is home to numerable religious sites belonging to different faiths. Through this tour, travel agents will be able to widen their orbit of knowledge.
After your arrival in Delhi, our tour representative will receive you and provide assistance to check- in at the Hotel Jaypee Siddharth. Spend the night there.
In the morning, a visit is scheduled to the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi- Raj Ghat. Then see Jama Masjid and pass through the grand Red Fort and the lively market area, Chandani Chowk. The other must-visit sites of Delhi include Qutub Minar (it is the minaret established in 1199 by Qutub-ud-Din Aibak), Humayun’s Tomb, India Gate (War Memorial Arch), and a modern Hindu Temple named as Lakshmi Narayan Temple. Then, you will be visiting the President House, Parliament House, Government Secretariat Buildings and Connaught Place Shopping Centre, which is the prominent shopping place of Delhi. Stay at Hotel Jaypee Siddharth for the night.
You will be shifted to Jaipur in the morning. Check-in at the hotel and spend the day according to your own wishes. Accommodate yourself at the Hotel Mansingh Palace/ Fortune Select Metropolitan in Jaipur.
You will be initiating your day with a visit to the most magnificent site Amber Fort, the former capital of the state. Then, move towards Sheesh Mahal (The Hall of Victory) to admire the mirror decor. Spend the afternoon strolling around the Pink City. This city got such title as about a century ago, it was painted in pink color as a symbol of hospitality to welcome the Prince. Maharaja Jai Singh, a renowned astronomer established the city in 1727. Further, enjoy the bewitching views of Maharaja’s City Palace, Jantar Mantar, and Ram Niwas Gardens. You will also be taken to Hawa Mahal where you will be able to able to enjoy the best ventilation system and then march towards the pink rose residential and business areas. Stay for night at Hotel Mansingh Palace/ Fortune Select Metropolitan, Jaipur.
In the morning, embark upon a journey to Agra. You will be stopping over by Fatehpur Sikri en route. It is the fortified city built by Mughal emperor Akbar in 1569 and due to the scarcity of water, it was abandoned by him after 15 years. Located at a distance of 40 km from Agra, the town is home to majestic edifices like Jama Masjid, Panch Mahal, Tomb of Salim Chishti and many more. You will be reaching Agra and checking in at the hotel.
Admire the beauty of the Taj Mahal in the afternoon. It is the world-famous mausoleum built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1630 for his dear wife. Her mortal remains have been kept in this shrine. Besides this, you will be exploring Agra Fort which houses Diwaan-e-Aam and Diwaan-e-Khaas. Accommodation is scheduled at Hotel Jaypee Palace, Agra.
Bear in mind that the Taj Mahal remains closed on Friday.
You will be going to Delhi airport in the morning and then you will take the flight to Varanasi. After landing in Varanasi, you will be assisted by the representative to check-in at the hotel. Rest at Hotel Rivatas, Varanasi.
Enjoy the breathtaking views with boating in the River Ganges in the morning. Watch people offering prayers to the rising sun. Lying on the banks of the river, Harishchandra and Manikarnika are the two famous cremation ghats in Varanasi, where funerals burn all day and night. The Hindus often claim that the one who dies in Kashi and gets cremated on the river banks gets liberated from the cycle of incarnation.
Walk down the city in the afternoon. Pay a visit to Bharat Mata Temple where you will be catching a sight of a big relief map of India. Other sites of tourist interest are Durga Temple, Tulsi Manas Mandir, Banaras Hindu University, and Mosque of the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb.
You will be shifted to the airport to reach Delhi and then board the flight from Delhi airport to carry on the further voyage. It is mentioned that there will no accommodation given in Delhi.
End of 7 Days Golden Triangle Trip with Varanasi
Check in / Check out timings at all hotels is 1200 Noon