The Golden Triangle Tour of India is probably the most captivating holiday that can be spent at Northern India. Over the years the Northern Golden Triangle of India (Delhi-Agra-Jaipur) has made a firm footing on the tourist map of the world. The combination of all the three cities presents the potpourri of India. The harmonious amalgamation of the capital of the country with its entire historic splendor, the soft romanticism that can felt at amazing Agra and the fierce magnificence of the Rajasthan desert presents India at its best.
Day 1: Arrive New Delhi by International flight. Transfer to Hotel The Park. (B)
Day 2: Full day city tour visiting Qutab Minar, India Gate (War Memorial), Lakshmi Narayan temple - a modern Hindu Temple; drive past President House and Secretariat buildings. Afternoon sightseeing of Old Delhi - visit Jama Masjid and drive past Red Fort and Chandni Chowk. Visit the cremation sites of Jawaharlal Nehru (Shanti Vana) and Mahatma Gandhi (Rajghat). (B)
Day 3: Morning leave for Agra by Surface by Tata Indica or Toyota Qualis enrouting Sikandra. 4 hours drive to Hotel Trident. Visit Taj Mahal built by the Mughal Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 AD for his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains, Agra Fort and the tomb of Itmad-Ud-Daula built by Empress Noor Jehan in memory of her father. (B)
Day 4: Morning leave for Jaipur by road (approx. 5 hrs drive). Enroute visit the deserted twin cities of Fatehpur & Sikri. Late Afternoon : Arrive Jaipur and check in at Hotel Trident. (B)
Day 5: Morning excursion to Amber Fort with Elephant Ride. Visit the Jagmandir or the Hall of Victory and Temple of Kali. Return to the city passing by Jal Mahal. In the afternoon visit the City Palace (Museum), Jantar Mantar (observatory), Albert Hall Museum, Ram Niwas Gardens; drive past Hawa Mahal (the Palace of Winds) & through the pink rose residential/business areas of Jaipur. (B)
Day 6: Morning at leisure/Shopping. Evening leave for Delhi by Surface and drop at Airport for your next destination. (B)
- Twin sharing accommodation at above hotels or Similar Cost is for 2 persons including breakfast for Delhi/Agra/Jaipur.
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