The famous Golden Triangle is a perfect introduction to India's three most popular destinations - Delhi, Agra and Jaipur! Experience the history of massive forts, the opulence and splendour of Rajasthan's palaces, the bustle and buzz of markets and bazaars, and the traditions of a heritage stay. See and experience one of the world's wonders - the Taj Mahal!
Travel through a land full of contrasts on this compact India tour, packed with unforgettable highlights. This tour lets you experience the following destinations:
Jaipur, also called the Pink City for the colour of many of its buildings is the next jewel visited. The palaces, forts and the markets of Jaipur are legendary. The City Palace, Jantar Mantar and the Hawa Mahal are resplendent in their architectural feat and beauty.
Agra: this historical city boasts of being the Mughal capital of India and nests within its folds the most beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Sites; the majestic Agra Fort, the Taj Mahal which is an epitome of architecture built in the name of love, and the Fatehpur Sikri, a city built by Akbar in red sand stone.
Delhi, the capital city of India - this old city is known to have been the capital of many empires before finally being declared the capital of India in 1947. Delhi is the cultural melting pot of India for the varied styles of architecture, the cuisine and a place where the modern world beautifully merges with the old. Visit the India Gate, Rajpath and the winding lanes and by lanes of Old Delhi with the silver and spice shops. From the Parliament House to the Modern Art Museum, Delhi swings between the old world charm to the contemporary.
What is included in the tour
- Accommodation in Premium Hotels
- Rooms on Double Occupancy
- Transfers & Sightseeing in AC Vehicle
- Meals: 5 Breakfasts
- Driver Expenses, Toll, Parking
- 1 Full day Guided tour of Delhi
- 1 Full day Guided tour of Jaipur
- 1 Full day Guided tour of Agra
What is NOT included in the tour
- 5% Goods & Services Tax
- Entrance fees & Camera fees
- Activities costs/Flight fares/Train fares
- Sightseeing/Meals not mentioned
- Personal expenses - snacks & beverages.
- Costs due to flight cancellations/weather/delays
- Things not mentioned in "Inclusions"
- See the best of North India
- Epitome of architecture - Taj Mahal
- Visit Old Delhi markets
- UNESCO World Heritage sites in Agra
- Explore the Pink City Jaipur
DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN DELHI
Pickup from Delhi airport - you will be received by our representative at the arrival area. Transfer and check-in to your pre-booked hotel. Spend the evening exploring the vivid streets of Delhi or relax at your hotel.
Stay: Hotel in Delhi
DAY 2: EXPLORE DELHI
After breakfast, head out for a full day of guided tour of Old & New Delhi - starting with the Qutab Minar, a 12th century tower and one of the tallest of its time. Visit the architectural marvel - Humayun’s Tomb considered to be one of the forerunners of the Taj Mahal. Drive past the President’s House, India Gate and other colonial buildings. Later in the afternoon, explore Old Delhi, visit the 16th century Red Fort which is the ultimate symbol of Mughal rule in India and the Jama Masjid one of the biggest mosque in India built during the same time as Red Fort.
Stay: Hotel in Delhi
DAY 3: AGRA
After breakfast, we will drive to Agra to visit the majestic Taj Mahal on a guided tour. Taj Mahal was built by Emperor Shah Jahan to commemorate his eternal love for his wife Mumtaz. Later, visit the other UNESCO world heritage site of Agra Fort before heading to your hotel to relax the evening.
Stay: Hotel in Agra
DAY 4: FATEHPUR SIKRI
After breakfast, head out to explore Fatehpur Sikri, the city-sized fort built by Emperor Akbar as the capital of his empire in the 16th century. Later continue to Jaipur and check-into your hotel, the evening is free to explore this colorful city, a photographer’s paradise with some of the most vibrant bazaars!
Stay: Hotel in Jaipur
DAY 5: JAIPUR
After breakfast, head out on a full day of guided tour of Jaipur - first up is the 10th century Amber Fort that was once the capital of the Rajput rulers of this area. Explore the maze of passages and alleyways, hall of mirrors, and magnificent areas with fret work and enchanting wall paintings. Visit the Hawa Mahal - Palace of the Winds and the City Palace, where you'll explore the cluster of courtyards with museums that house rare collections of textiles, carpets, paintings, and antique weapons. Later head to the Jantar Mantar, a medieval observatory with elegantly-sculpted oversized instruments which, even today, are astonishingly accurate in their astronomical measurements.
Stay: Hotel in Jaipur
DAY 6 : AIRPORT DROP
After breakfast, be dropped at the Jaipur/Delhi Airport for your onwards journey.