06 Days | The Golden Triangle Tour

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Golden Triangle Tour
Delhi

Jaipur

Agra

Delhi

Golden Triangle Tour overview

India is a magical country full of spirituality, history, culture, diversity, traditions, etc. In order to make your visit to India memorable, you must start exploring it by taking up the Golden Triangle Tour. This tour of 6 daystakes you to three famous destinations which are not only rich in culture but also in history.
This tour package has been crafted taking into consideration all your tastes and preferences. It includes accommodation in some of the best quality hotels so that you can enjoy all the amenities during the tour and have an unforgettable experience.
The Golden Triangle Tour will let you explore three most sought-after cities of India – Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. You can visit historical monuments, shop for souvenirs, enjoy local food dishes and interact with the locals during the trip. Moreover, it will be really interesting to get to know about history, culture and lifestyle of India. Therefore, this tour will provide you with a one-of-its-kind experience.


Tour highlights

  • Arriving in Delhi and Delhi Historic monument tour + night stay in a hotel.
  • Traveling to Jaipur by road and stopping for historic places.
  • Staying in Jaipur and visiting the historic monuments + night stay in a hotel.
  • Traveling from Jaipur to Agra by Road and stopping for historic places along the way.
  • Staying in Agra and visiting historic monuments + night stay in a hotel.
  • Traveling to Delhi and departure.

Itinerary

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Day 01 Arriving in Delhi – Touring around the city and visiting the historic monuments of Delhi.

For your arrival in Delhi, you will be met by a representative and transferred to a hotel. Delhi was the capital of Indraprastha and capital of the Pandavas in the course of the Mahabharata. Your morning tour begins with old Delhi, built by way of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1639 AD.

You’ll visit the Raj Ghat where the father of India, Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. For Indians, it is a place where our national spirit peaks, and for tourists, it’s a great opportunity to look at the Indian Nationalistic spirit up close and personal. You will be touring the museum that was built to commemorate him.

You will pass by ChandniChowk, an extremely famous and busy market in vintage Delhi. You’ll enjoy India up close, see the locals and their bustling day to day activities. Chandni Chowk has shops selling delicious mouth-watering meals, garments, jewels, family matters, and so on. This is definitely a shopper's paradise.

Continuing the historic Delhi monument tour we will visit the Jama Masjid, one of the iconic, historic and largest mosques in India - constructed by Shah Jahan.

In the afternoon, you will visit Qutub Minar, India's largest Minaret. Qutub Minar, a UNESCO global history website, was built in 1192 by way of Turk ruler Qutub-Ud-Din Aibak. This area is beautiful, and very scenic, bustling with people and activities.

You will may then visit Humayun's tomb, a UNESCO world heritage site. This place is very alive, historically touching and very beautiful.

Your next stop is India Gate, constructed in reminiscence of the Infamous infantrymen. You will cruise by car towards the Parliament, President's House and Secretarial buildings on. You will continue the tour visiting Lakshminarayan Temple, a temple dedicated to Goddess Lakshmi and Lord Narayana.

Highlights: Delhi - Visit Raj Ghat, Jama Masjid, Qutab Minar, Humayun's Tomb, Laxmi Narayan Temple & drive past Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, President House, Parliament. etc.

Day 02 Tour from Delhi to Jaipur by road (274 km).

Early in the morning, we will drive you to Jaipur, a bustling metropolis filled with splendor, history and scenic beauty.

Origin of Jaipur is 260 years back. It was built by Maharaja Jai Singh and Jaipur got its name from this king. The rest of the day will be spent visiting the Jaipur bazaars or walking down the crowded colorful streets.

There is a lot of urban beauty in Jaipur; it’s a city of the people and history; tour around the city to feel completely in peace with yourself and the surroundings

Day 03 visit the historical monuments of Jaipur and Amber.

The morning journey begins from Amer Fort also called Amber Palace, the earlier capital of Jaipur. We will tour this spectacular fortress built in sandstone and marble by Raja Man Singh and is divided into 4 sections each with a courtyard.

  • The main front gate is Surajpol having a charming architecture. Close to the Ganesh Gate, there's a temple dedicated to the Goddess Sila Devi.
  • The Diwan-e-Aam - hall of the public, Diwan-e-Khas – a hall for private, Sheesh Mahal - palace of mirrors and Sukh Niwas are quite beautiful.
  • At the SukhNiwas, a nice climate is created by way of wind that blow over a water cascade.

In Jaipur, you will be taken to City Palace, a royal palace with seven stories and JantarMantar, the observatory. This super observatory attracts mathematicians as well as astronomers from the whole world.

  • City palace is the perfect mixture of all 3 remarkable styles (Mughal, Rajput, and European). HawaMahal is popular throughout the world for its extraordinary structure.
  • You will be taken through the business centers of Jaipur. An excursion to Jaipur is not complete without shopping. Jaipur is well-known for garments, carpets, valuable and semi-precious stones and jewelry and diverse handicrafts product of wooden, steel, and so forth. And also for silk paintings and miniatures. The transport is at your disposal with-in the town limits.

Jaipur is beautiful, full of life, spiritual and an amazing place to be in.

Highlights: Jaipur - Visit Amer Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar & drive past Hawa Mahal.

Day 04 Visit of Fatehpur Sikri enroute Jaipur to Agra (244 km).

You will be transferred from Jaipur to Agra en route traveling FatehpurSikri, built inside the sixteenth century by Emperor Akbar.

  • Fatehpur Sikri holds first-rate testimony to Mughal civilization and is an UNESCO heritage monument.
  • You will visit the Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chishti, the 5 storied PanchMahal and Buland Fatehpur Sikri is a stupendous piece of stunning architectures.
  • You will also be visiting IbadatKhana, Mariam-uz-Zamanis palace, Naubat Khana and Birbals residence.

You will be driven to a hotel in Agra. You will have free time for visiting the local bazaars. Your transport will be at your disposal within city limits.

Highlights: Agra - Visit Fatehpur Sikri.

Day 05 The historic monuments of Agra

Agra the former capital of Hindustan is a town at the banks of the river Yamuna. Agra is part of the Golden Triangle Tour alongside Delhi and Jaipur.

  • In the morning visit of Agra, you'll be taken to a tour of Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world. This lovely construction is elegantly built with white marble by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan.
  • Majestically standing on the banks of of Yamuna River, this breathtaking, immensely lovely monument is a synonymous to romance and love. TAJ MAHAL IS CLOSED ON FRIDAYS.

Your next stop Agra fort is a UNESCO global heritage site and admired for its architectural shape. It was built in the sixteenth century by Shah Jehan.

  • This location accommodates a fairy-tale palaces like Khas Mahal and Jahangir Palace. You will also visit Diwan-e-Aam and Diwan-e-Khas.
  • Afternoon is spent touring the bazaars of Agra. Agra is famous for inlaid marble paintings and handicrafts made of marble, wooden and brass. The transport is at your disposal with-in the town limits.

Agra is a city of culture and and it’s the place where history is as rich as oxygen is in air.

Highlights: Agra – Visit Taj Mahal & Agra Fort.

Day 06 Returnto Delhi from Agra(231 kms) – Departure

Today you'll be transferred from Agra to Delhi airport in time for your go back flight. As most of the flights leave after mid-night, lodging isn't included in Delhi. This marks the end of your Tour. These past days are extremely action packed and have been filled the best places there are to see. We welcome you to visit us again and enjoy India once more.


Price Details

Day Wise Hotel Details

  • Day 01
    23/09/2019

    Delhi

    Park

    Rating

    Very Good

  • Day 02
    24/09/2019

    Jaipur

    Trident Oberoi

    Rating

    Very Good

  • Day 03
    25/09/2019

    Jaipur

    Trident Oberoi

    Rating

    Very Good

  • Day 04
    26/09/2019

    Agra

    Trident Oberoi

    Rating

    Very Good

  • Day 05
    27/09/2019

    Agra

    Trident Oberoi

    Rating

    Very Good

  • Day 06
    28/09/2019

    Delhi

    Departure

+ Inclusions

  • Accommodation with breakfast

  • Transfers/visits by chosen vehicle

  • Taxes and assistance

+ Exclusions

  • Insurance

  • Lunches

  • Dinners

  • Domestic airfares

  • Local guides

  • Entrances

Private & Custom Tours: These tours can be customized for you to suit your needs.

Golden Triangle Virtual tour


Add additional activities in your itinerary [OPTIONAL]

Select City

Delhi

Market Visit & Cooking Class followed by Meal

Duration :3 – 3.5 hours

Cooking Class followed by Meal

Duration :2 -2.5 hours

Indian Family Meal Experience

Duration :1.5 - 2 hours

Delhi Shopping Tour

Duration :4 hours

Yoga at famous Lodhi Garden In Delhi

Duration :1 hours

Zangoora at Kingdom of Dreams

Duration :3 hours

Jhumroo at Kingdom of Dreams

Duration :3 hours

Sound and Light Show at Red Fort in Delhi

Duration :1 hours

Jaipur

Elefantastic-Painting, Feeding & Bathing Elephants

Duration :3-4 hours

Local Art & Craft Workshops

Duration :3 hours

Block Printing Workshops

Duration :3 hours

Yoga & Meditation

Duration :1.5 hours

Indian Symbolic Wedding

Duration :5 hours

Indian Cooking Family Dinner & Haveli Dinner

Duration :3 hours

Sky Waltz Balloon Safari In Jaipur

Duration :2.5 hours

Sky Waltz Balloon Safari In Ranthambore

Duration :2.5 hours

Sky Waltz Balloon Safari In Pushkar

Duration :2.5 hours

Culture Walk

Duration :5 hours

Agra

Mohabbat The Taj Show

Duration :80 minutes

Traditional Indian Welcome

Duration :15-20 minutes

Tonga Ride

Duration :05-10 minutes

Agra Walk

Duration :90 minutes

Agra Food Trail

Duration :1-2 hours

Cooking Demonstration and Family Dinner

Duration :2 hours


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The Golden Triangle Tour


Golden Triangle Tour - Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)

Q.1 Why is the Golden Triangle important?

The Golden Triangle is the most famous tourist circuit of India. It is important as it lets you tour across three major destinations of the country, i.e. Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. This tour provides you with an overview of beautiful landscapes that can be found all over the country.

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Q.2 What is the Golden Triangle famous for?

The Golden Triangle is the best for all as it lets people discover a lot in India. It takes you through the three most sought-after cities of India - Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. Delhi portrays the blend of ancient and modern, Agra is famous worldwide for Taj Mahal and Jaipur is the imperial land, where you will definitely feel like a royal. All these things together make the Golden Triangle famous among tourists.

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Q.3 What is the best time to visit the Golden Triangle?

It is a well-known fact that India observes all seasons. Hence, it becomes imperative to know about the weather before planning a trip. Usually, the months of May and June are scorching while from July to September, the weather remains cloudy and it may rain anytime. Therefore, it is better to visit the Golden Triangle of India between the months of October and April.

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Q.4 How is Jaipur important in the Golden Triangle?

Jaipur is the capital city of Rajasthan, which is brimful of history. And a visit to India is absolutely incomplete without having a look at the beauty and culture of Rajasthan as it encompasses the substantial part of the country's past. So, Jaipur is prominently important in the Golden Triangle as this circuit introduces you to the diversity of India as well as allows you dig into the history of the country by visiting forts and palaces in Jaipur.

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Q.5 What cities are in the Golden Triangle?

The Golden Triangle includes three major destinations of the country, i.e. Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. All these cities are replete with culture, heritage and glory. Moreover, this tour is an introduction to the culture, history and traditions of India for a tourist. This tour is sure to leave a tourist astonished along with some unforgettable memories.

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Q.6 What does the Golden Triangle mean?

The Golden Triangle is the most famous tourist circuit of India. It connects the national capital Delhi, ancient city of Agra and Pink City, Jaipur. These three cities form a shape of almost an equilateral triangle on the Indian map. Moreover, all three cities are quite magical and compelling enough to attract people. That's why the circuit is known by the name of the Golden Triangle.

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Q.7 What is the Golden Triangle photography tour?

The Golden Triangle is well-suited for people having varied interests. May it be a photography lover or history buff or art admirer, the Golden Triangle can delight all. One can capture the beauty of historic monuments of Delhi, architectural marvels of Agra including Taj Mahal and forts and palaces of Jaipur. Furthermore, one can also get some colorful clicks in bustling markets of these three cities. Thus, the Golden Triangle can also be opted for by a photography enthusiast.

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Q.8 How long is the Golden Triangle India?

The circuit is about 720 km by road. The cities comprising the Golden Triangle India are almost equidistant, 200-250 km away from each other. Thus, one can commute from one city to another by 4-6 hours of drive. In addition to private transport, cities are also well-connected via train and air.

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