GOLDEN TRIANGLE- INDIAN HIGHLIGHTS

GOLDEN TRIANGLE OF INDIA TOUR (4 NIGHTS/ 5 DAYS)

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Detailed Itinerary

Places Visited 

DELHI, JAIPUR, AGRA

Departure Dates 

Flexible and customizable for private departures.

Detailed Itinerary 

Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Meet & assist on arrival.Transfer to hotel.Later sight-seeing tour of New Delhi & Old Delhi. Former centre of Mughal Power, Old Delhi offers ancient monuments, narrow streets and bustling bazaars. Visit the Jama Masjid, the greatest mosque in India and completed in 1658 by Shah Jahan who also built the Taj Mahal, and the Raj Ghat, the simple memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. Later in the afternoon enjoy a tour of New Delhi, drive past the stately government buildings of the British Era designed by Lutyens, including the India Gate & the Presidential Palace. Continue onward to the Qutab Minar the tower of victory erected by Qutub-ud-din – Aibak. Overnight Delhi.

Day 02 : Delhi / Agra (4 hrs)
Morning drive to Agra.Upon arrival check into hotel.Later Visit Taj Mahal one of the worl'd most beautiful buildings, built as a memory to Mumtaz Mahal, the wife of Shah Jahan. Highlights include the Marble Screen, the Pietra Dura and the Tomb Chamber. Also visit Agra Fort where highlights include Jahangiri Mahal, Khas Mahal and Diwan-i-Khas. End the day by visiting the I’tmad-ud-Daulah’s mausoleum, also known as the “baby Taj”, this tomb predates the Taj Mahal. Overnight Agra.

Day 03 : Agra / Fatehpur Sikri / Jaipur (5 hrs)
After breakfast, checkout and drive to Jaipur. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri. Built between 1569 & 1585 by the great Mughal Emperor Akbar , it is a masterpiece in sandstone , glowing in subtly changing shades of pink & red as the day progresses & the light fades.Fatehpur Sikri was originally intended to be joint capital with Agra. It remains a testimony to Mughal grandeur. Later continue onwards to Jaipur. Upon arrival in Jaipur check into the hotel. Evening free to explore the bazaars of the Pink city. Overnight Jaipur.

Day 04 : Jaipur
Morning tour of Amber fort, on elephant back. The Fort, completed in the early 18th century, took over 100 years to build and now, although deserted, offers a fascinating insight into the lifestyle of the Mughal ruling families.

Later visit the City - "The Pink City" is spectacularly set within surrounding rugged hills, dotted with ancient ruined fortresses. Your tour will include the imposing City Palace, still home to the Maharaja although several of the rooms are now open to the public. Many antiques and artifacts belonging to the ruling family are housed here, including a collection of weaponry. You will also visit the Hawa Mahal "Palace of the Winds", and the open-air Jantar Mantar Observatory to see the vast astronomical instruments. Enjoy a stroll through the colourful bazaar before returning to the hotel.Overnight at hotel

Day 05 : Jaipur / Delhi (5 hrs)
Drive to Delhi. Transfer to international airport for onward journey.

Price

What's Included 

1)Accommodation on room + breakfast basis.
2)All tours & transfers by A/c car with driver.
3)Local English speaking guide
4)Elephant ride to Amber fort.

Price 

Price per person : on Twin share Using mix of 3 & 4 star hotels : From USD 385 Using mix of 4 & 5 star hotels : From USD 495 Please inquire for a custom quote. The price is customized based on final hotel choices, travel dates, and other custom preferences.