The Golden Triangle - PI-001
India is vast and has varied choice of destinations. Hence it becomes extremely difficult to plan a trip to India. Where to start from is the confusion. Just to begin with, to take a glimpse of India that is, the Golden triangle is the most preferred tour. We have added various extensions to it to encourage your exploring spirit and give a larger vision to India.
Day 1: Delhi
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - Sunday, October 29, 2017
Arrive and transfer to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2: Delhi - Agra
Sunday, October 29, 2017 - Monday, October 30, 2017
Post breakfast in the morning, transfer to for sightseeing of Delhi.
Visit the Raj Ghat
the Mausoleum of Mahatma Gandhi, Jama Masjid Delhi
and drive past Red Fort
Afternoon proceed to Agra (4 hrs. drive). Upon arrival check-in at Hotel.Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Agra - Jaipur
Monday, October 30, 2017 - Tuesday, October 31, 2017
After breakfast half day city tour visiting the World famous Taj Mahal
built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan in the year 1652 as a memorial for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. The grandeur called the Taj is perhaps the most photographed, filmed, described and sketched building of the world. Taj Mahal
is where fantasy coincides with reality in perfect harmony. An inspiration for innumerous artists over the centuries, the Taj is an ode to love. It took 22 years to create this jewel.
The Red Fort built and renovated over the centuries, this massive fort gained recognition only during the Mughal reign. Tomb of Itmad ud Daulah
built by Empress Noorjehan in the memory of her father.After lunch drive to Jaipur (05 hrs. drive) - the pink city of India. The capital of Rajasthan was given a colour coat of pink, a century ago in the honour of a visiting Prince, ever since it has retained the pink colour. En-route visit Fatehpur Sikri
(40 kms. From Agra) - once the capital of Mughal Empire and abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water. Its fortifications and Palaces are in a wonderful state of preservation.Upon arrival at Jaipur check-in at Hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 4: Jaipur
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Morning visit Amber Fort
- remarkable for the majestic grandeur of its surroundings as for its sturdy battlements and beautiful palaces.The city is remarkable among pre-modern Indian cities for the width and regularity of its streets which are laid out into six sectors separated by broad streets 111 ft (34 m) wide. The urban quarters are further divided by networks of gridded streets. Five quarters wrap around the east, south, and west sides of a central palace quarter, with a sixth quarter immediately to the east. The Palace quarter encloses a sprawling palace complex, (Hawa Mahal
), formal gardens, and a small lake. The observatory, Jantar Mantar
, is one of the World Heritage Sites. Climb up to the fort on the back of an Elephant or by jeeps.Afternoon city tour visiting City Palace
- where the former Maharaja still resides in a part of it, but rest now serves as a Museum. Also visit Jantar Mantar
, an observatory built by a great astronomer Sawai Jai Singh onto drive past through Hawa Mahal
(Palace of winds).
Overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Jaipur - Delhi
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - Thursday, November 2, 2017
Post breakfast at the hotel, transfer back to Delhi (approx 5 hrs. drive). Arrive at Delhi and afternoon half day city tour of New Delhi. Visit the Qutub Minar
, 72.55 meters, high Victory Tower and proceed onto Bahai Temple
(Lotus Temple). In the evening photostop at the India Gate
and drive past President House and the Parliament House
(House of Representatives).
After dinner departure transfer to international airport to fly back home onward destination.