Start – New Delhi
Finish – New Delhi
Destination – New Delhi – Agra – Jaipur
Theme – Culture and Heritage
Duration – 4 Nights 5 days
Category – #culture #heritage #adventure #roadtrip
Style – #luxury #comfort #diy #fixeddeparture
India’s golden triangle is a tourist circuit in India that connects New Delhi (capital of India), Agra and Jaipur. The Golden Triangle is so named because of the triangular shape formed by their locations on a map.
We offer a royal travel plan in which you can experience the mixed heritage, culture and architecture of Mughals, Rajputs and pre colonial India. New Delhi, being the capital of India, offers you an eclectic city, modern as well as old. Jaipur is an amazing land of mystic culture, legendary forts, astounding palaces and colorful customs. On this 5 day long tour, be awed of the ethereal Taj Mahal and other Mughal architecture , forts and palaces of Rajput Kings, have a food walk in the bylanes of old Delhi or bar hopping in New Delhi.
The hospitality of the people along with their talent in arts and crafts, love for dance and music all can be felt at each step on a trip to Golden Triangle Tour..
Our Itinerary not only covers famous sites, but we also experience various festivals and fairs, villages practicing traditions for several years, vibrant markets, and last but not the least , we immerse ourselves in the local delicacies. A full package of Golden Triangle tours awaits you.
Arrive in New Delhi, Our driver will meet and assist and then check into the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. You can visit India gate, Humayun’s tomb, Qutub Minar and Red Fort.
In the evening, you can opt to go to Connaught place market for cafes, or take a food walk in old Delhi to experience genuine mughlai food. Later, night stay in the hotel.
After breakfast, we will start our journey to Agra. Agra is best known for the Taj Mahal (17th century), designated a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1983. A complex mausoleum, the Taj Mahal is often considered to be the world’s best example of Mughal architecture.
After checking in our hotel, we will go to see the Taj Mahal and experience its grandeur. Next, we will visit the Agra fort, built of original red sandstone by Emperor Akbar.
In the evening, we will go to Sadar Bazar, a street food market and enjoy the local dishes of Agra. Later, night stay in the hotel.
After breakfast, we will start our journey to Jaipur, also known as the pink city, the capital of Rajasthan and the most pedestrian friendly cities in India.
Before reaching Jaipur, we will take a pit stop at Fatehpur Sikri, capital of Emperor Akbar. We will see here a towering 54 metre high entrance gate known as “Buland Darwaja”, which was built after Akbar’s great victory in Gujarat. Upon reaching Jaipur, we will check in the hotel and have a brief rest.
After freshening up, we will start touring the bustling and colorful Jaipur. We will go on a street walk tour of the pink city. We will explore Hawa Mahal and marvel at the Rajput architecture.
In the evening, you can opt to visit Chokhi Dhani to experience traditional Rajasthani cuisine and a fair showing the cultural heritage of Rajasthan. Or simply, you can have a laid back evening in your hotel enjoying the swimming pool. Night stay in the hotel.
After breakfast, your driver will take you to the famous Amber Fort, 7 miles (11 km) outside of Jaipur. You’ll spend a few hours touring this hilltop fort, then go back to Jaipur to see the City Palace, which is a perfect example of blended Rajasthani and Mughal architecture.
Next, you’ll visit nearby Jantar Mantar—also called the Solar Observatory—which houses a spectacular collection of nineteen architectural astronomical instruments.
In the evening, you can opt to watch a bollywood film of action, romance, drama or music (sometimes all mixed into one ) at the renowned Raj Mandir Cinema hall.) Finally, you’ll return to your hotel for the night.
After breakfast, we will drive to New Delhi to finish our Trip.
If you have more days for holidays, You can choose a different destination trip, starting from New Delhi.
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Why you will love this trip? What weather you can expect during the trip? What are the best months to visit? What to pack and what not to?
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Where are the wanderers and explorers? It is the time for you to explore some offbeat places as it is a good time to explore Rajasthan in monsoons and even has a lesser crowd.
What you need to bring will vary according to the trip style you have chosen, the places you are visiting and when you are traveling. Generally speaking, we recommend you pack as lightly as possible and make sure that you are able to carry and lift your own luggage, and walk with it for short distances or up or down a flight of stairs. Our travelers usually find the smaller their luggage is, the more they enjoy the trip without having to worry about carrying heavy bags! Aim to keep your main luggage under 15kg.
You’ll also need a day pack/bag to carry water, camera, swimming suit, hiking shoes and jacket etc. when you’re exploring during the day.
Below we have listed the essentials for this trip:
INDICAFILA ULTIMATE PACKING LIST
Due to the diversity and breadth of our trips, our ultimate packing list should be used as a guide only and is not intended to be a complete packing list to suit every trip.
What you bring will vary according to the trip style you’ve chosen, the places you’re visiting and the time of year and the weather when you’re traveling. Please check the Essential Trip Information of your chosen trip, which will detail any specific requirements for your trip and is tailored to suit your needs. It will also cover the type and size of luggage that can be taken, as for some trips there may be certain weight (ie. for trips with included flights) or size (ie. for trips using safari vehicles) restrictions for your luggage. Some packing guides for some of our most popular destinations are also listed at the bottom of this page.
If you have any questions about what to pack, please get in touch with our customer service team.
On the vast majority of our trips you are expected to carry your own luggage. Most travellers use a small, wheeled suitcase although the type of luggage most suitable will vary depending on your trip and destination. Please refer to the packing section of your Essential Trip Information for any specific luggage requirements. You will also need a daypack/bag to use during the day.
Please check your Essential Trip Information for details on appropriate clothing for your itinerary and destination. On some trips access to laundries may be limited so you may need to plan to hand wash your own clothes while on trip. For longer trips we recommend you choose clothing that is easy to wash and fast drying.
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