Delhi, Agra and Jaipur Tour - this golden triangle tour
brings to you rich cultural history and majestic architecture of India. Visit breathtaking palaces and lively markets from the historical capital Delhi to Agra and the city of valour, Jaipur. Experience the wonder that is the Golden Triangle Special Tour
Day 1: Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi in the evening, our representative will meet and greet you at the airport and you will be transferred to your hotel for overnight stay.
Delhi stands on seven successive cities and is one of the oldest cities in the world. This history helps one appreciate the scale of the sprawling metropolis. It's a quintessential Indian city, marrying the ancient with the cosmopolitan. Revel in marvelous shopping, a treasure trove of architectural monuments, some of the swankiest restaurants in India and heavenly street food.
Day 2: Delhi
In the morning after breakfast proceeed for guided tour of Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, Red Fort, Raj Ghat, National Museum, Himayun Tomb, Qutub Minar and Lotus Temple. Also drive past India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhawan, Parliament House and other parts of Delhi.
In the evening visit Aksharadham Temple: one of the largest modern Hindu Temple in India. Stay overnight at Delhi
Day 3: Jaipur
Enjoy a hearty breakfast at the hotel and leave for Jaipur Tour. First visit the hilltop fortress at Amer. Ascend the imposing fort on a painted elephant. The Fort, originally built in the 16th century by Maharaja Man Singh encloses superb palaces and a beautiful temple in marble dedicated to the fearsome goddess Kali. One of the main attraction of Fort Amer is its glittering Sheesh Mahal.
In the afternoon, tour the old walled city of Jaipur. Founded by Maharaja Jai Singh II, this ‘pink city' is meticulously constructed on the lines of the Shilpa-Shastra, an ancient Hindu treatise on architecture. Visit the unique Jantar Mantar Observatory situated in the heart of the city. Built in the 1700's (A.D), it still looks futuristic. Nearby is the ornate Hawa Mahal (the palace of winds). The old City Palace & its museum display a rare fusion of Mughal and Hindu architecture, and house a rare collection of paintings, Rajasthani armory and costumes.
Evening visit to Chokhi Dhani
: An ethnic village resort (optional)
. The vitality of Rajasthani folk culture comes alive as children dance rhythmically to the loud tenor of folk songs sung by men and women, festooned in bright clothes. Gaily caparisoned camel, horses and bullock carts offer joy rides. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Jaipur, Fatehpur Sikri, Agra
After breakfast, departure to Agra en-route visit Fatehpur Sikri, Fatehpur Sikri. Its one of the finest examples of M
ughal architectural splendour at its height. See the beautiful Jama Masjid / The Buland Darwaza, palace of Queen Jodha Bai, Birbal's (a Minister) Palace. Drive further to reach Jaipur in the afternoon and check into your hotel and relax.
On arrival check in at the hotel. Later walking tour in the town and also visit the Factory of Mable and Wool.
Day 5 : Agra Sightseeing Tour
In the morning at sunrise visit the famous Taj Mahal built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial to his queen Mumtaz Mahal, made out of white marble. It took 22 years to complete (1630-1652 AD). Take your time to explore this symbol of love.
After breakfast visit Agra Fort containing the Pearl Mosque, the Halls of Public and Private Audience. Later v isit Itmad – ul – daulah's tomb: it's a pre taj era marble structure and often compared with Taj Mahal. Optional visit to Dayal Bagh also. Stay overnight at Agra hotel.
Day 6: Agra to Delhi
After breakfast depart for New Delhi. On arrival do shopping and walking around Connaught place area.
Day 7. Delhi
Full day free for independent activities.
Day 8. Depart Delhi
In time transfer to the airport to board flight for your onward destination. Your tour comes to end but its sweet memories and vivid colors of India will remain forever.