Delhi Agra Jaipur Tour (Golden Triangle India)
Duration: 5 Nights / 6 Days
Destination Covered: Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Delhi
Tour Customizable: Yes
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Best For – Single Traveller, Couple, Triple, Family, Small Group & Big Group Trips.
Golden Triangle tour is one of the most sought-after tours of India, by which the traveler can experience the vast cultural diversity of the country. By going for this 5 nights and 6 days Delhi Agra Jaipur Tour (Golden triangle), you get a chance to explore, three of the most well-known cities of India. You not only visit some very popular monuments but you will also get to witness the best of the culture of the country. Delhi, the capital city will offer a perfect mix of everything from food to culture to religion. While Agra is a perfect city to view the Mughal glory, Jaipur is a specimen of the Rajputana grandeur.
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Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Arrive by International flight, after traditional 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. In fact, more mythological cities are believed to be here, like the city of Indraprastha from the Hindu epic Mahabharata, founded around 5000 BC. Numerous monuments were built over several centuries by different rulers like Qutub-ud-din Aibek, Alauddin Khilji, Tughlaks, Humayun & Shah Jahan, who built the Walled City Shah Jahanabad.
Overnight stay in Delhi
Day 02: Delhi
Today we take a 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 walkdown through Chandni Chowk, the old marketplace of Shah Jahanabad now a picturesque bazaar to reach Red Fort, built in the year 1648 by Shah Jehan.
In New Delhi, 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 cremation20on 31 January 1948. Laxmi narayan temple, 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. Parliament House 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 WorldHeritage Site & the first example of this type of Mughal architecture in India. Qutub Minarbuilt 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 stay in Delhi
Day 03: Delhi – Agra via Vrindavan (210 kms – 4 hrs)
Post breakfast drive to Agra en route visit Vrindavan we visit Bankey Bihari Temple, built in the year 1864. Temple is famous for the black statue of Krishna, also called as Thakur Ji. ISKCON Temple, one of the most beautiful temples in Vrindavan. Temple is devoted to Krishna,his brother Balaram & Krishna’s beloved Radha. Visit madan mohan temple, Radha raman temple, prem mandir,Upon arrival check in at Hotel for Night stay.
Overnight stay in Agra
Day 04: Agra – Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri (260 km – 6 hrs.)
Morning we visit 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 & Itmad-ud- Daulah. Taj Mahal, symbol of eternal love, which stands on the banks of River Yamuna. It was built by the 5th Mughal emperor, Shah Jehan in the year 1631 in memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. It was completed in 22 years.
Afternoon check out from hotel and drive to Jaipur 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. Upon arrival transfer to Hotel for check in.
Overnight stay in Jaipur
Day 05: Jaipur
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 thegardens & the city. Visit Nawab sahib ki haweli; Further we visit Jantar Mantar (Solar Observatory), an astronomicaltreasure house, with solar devices that give accurate predictions till date. We also visit HawaMahal (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).
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.
Overnight stay in Jaipur
Day 06: Jaipur– Delhi (210 kms – 4 hrs) Depart
Morning post breakfast drive to Delhi. Upon arrival transfer to Airport