Golden Triangle India is the best way to peep into the rich culture, history and tradition of three most popular cities of the country. This exclusive Delhi Jaipur Agra Tour will take you to another world where you can visit the Indian heritage monuments of capital city, unique culture of the pink city and architectural marvel of Taj in Agra.
Day 01: Arrive DelhiGet Tour Quotes
Arrive by flight, after traditional 'Swagat' (Welcome) our representative would assist you at airport & transfer to hotel for check in.
Delhi is a bustling metropolis, which successfully combines in its folds the ancient with modern. Its strategic location was the prime reasons why successive dynasties chose it as their seat of power.
Overnight Hotel - Delhi
Day 02: Delhi Sightseeing
Today we take a guided tour of Old Delhi, the 17th century walled city of Shah Jahanabad, Visiting the great Jama Masjid, the principal mosque of Old Delhi. Built in the year 1656 AD by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, it is the largest & best known mosque in India. Later we walk down or take a rickshaw ride through Chandani Chowk, the old marketplace of Shah Jahanabad now a picturesque bazaar to reach Red Fort, built in the year 1648 by Shah Jehan.
Afternoon we visit Raj Ghat, memorial to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. It is a simple black marble platform that marks the spot of his cremation on 31 January 1948. Further we drive past India Gate, memorial built in the year 1931 to commemorate the Indian soldiers who died in the World War I & the Afghan Wars. The names of the soldiers who died in these wars are inscribed on the walls. President's House, the official residence of the President of India, built in the year 1931. Until 1950 it was known as Viceroy's House & served as the residence of the Governor-General of British India. We will also visit Humayun's Tomb, memorial of Mughal Emperor Humayun, built in the year 1562. The complex is a World Heritage Site & the first example of this type of Mughal architecture in India. Qutub Minar, built in the year 1206 by Qutub-ud-din Aibek. It is the tallest (72m) brick minaret in the world, an important example of Indo-Islamic Architecture. Qutub Minar & its monuments are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Overnight Hotel - Delhi
Day 03: Delhi - Jaipur (262 kms - 6 hrs)
Morning post breakfast you will check out and drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival you will proceed for check in at Hotel. Rest & relax after long day journey.
Optional Tour - An evening excursion to Chokhi Dhani complex, ethnic village resort located at a distance of 15 km from Jaipur. Rajasthani village atmosphere is recreated on the sprawling ground & includes the entertainment by folk dancers & musicians. Later drive back to hotel.
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Day 04: Jaipur Sightseeing
Today we take an excursion to Amber Fort, the palace complex which stands to this date was commenced under the reign of Raja Man Singh. We take an Elephant ride to reach the Fort situated on the hill, an overwhelming experience.
Later we visit the City Palace, a perfect blend of Rajasthani & Mughal architecture. The center of the palace is a seven-storied building called Chandra Palace, with fine views over the gardens & the city. Further we visit Jantar Mantar (Solar Observatory), an astronomical treasure house, with solar devices that give accurate predictions till date. We also visit Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), a five-storied structure of pink sandstone. It was built in the year 1799 so that veiled royal women could peer down the busy street market unseen by the world through its 593 stone Jharokas (mini windows).
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Day 05: Jaipur - Agra via Fatehpur Sikri (260 kms - 5 hrs)
Morning post breakfast and we drive to Agra; en route we will visit Fatehpur Sikri (Ghost Capital), the political capital of India's Mughal Empire under Akbar's reign, from the year 1571 until 1585, when it was abandoned, ostensibly due to lack of water. We visit Emperor Akbar's Residential complex,Mosque & Tomb of Salim Chisti.
Optional Tour - Evening enjoy Mohabbat The Taj Show Spend your evening enjoying the amazing show that depicts the romantic love story of Emperor Shajahan and his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal
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Day 06: Agra - Delhi (210 kms - 4 hrs) & Departure
Morning visit Taj Mahal (Closed on Friday), symbol of eternal love, which stands on the banks of River Yamuna. It was built by the 5th Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan in the year 1631 in memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. It was completed in 22 years. Agra Fort, taken over from the Lodhis by the Mughal Emperor Akbar in the late 16th century. The Fort can be more accurately described as a walled palatial city. It was built from red sandstone, often inlaid with white marble & intricate decorations.
Afternoon check out from hotel and drive to Delhi. Transfer to Airport to board flight for onward Destination.
Day 07: Agra - Delhi (210 kms - 4 hrs) & Departure
Morning check out from hotel and drive to Delhi. Transfer to Airport to board flight for onward Destination.
Our Tour concludes: We thank you for your patronage & ensures a punctual transfer to the Airport for onward travel.