India is known as a country, which offers tradition, history and myriad culture. You can still savor slices of old age untouched by amenities of modern life here.
If you want a glimpse of the richness of culture and heritage that India can offer to the outside world then there is no better way than to visit the golden triangle.
Duration - 06 Nights / 07 Days
Destinations covered -Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Delhi
Day 1: The tour commences with our arrival in Delhi – the capital which boasts of many historic places of which Qutub Minar is a must see. It is a one of the world heritage sites. The minaret and the adjoining areas promise to be photographer’s pleasure. Other must see places that should be covered in Delhi are the Red Fort, Humayun Tomb and India Gate, President’s House, Parliament House, Government Secretariat Buildings, Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana, and Lakshmi Narayan Temple and Connaught Place shopping centre
The Red Fort still stands grandly as a reminiscent of architectural excellence of Mughal period and enthralls visitors all across the world. The sight of India Gate at night when it is illuminated by thousands of lights is a feast to the eye. Delhi’s markets are famous for the variety of products that are available here. Shopping at Connaught Place can be a shopper’s delight. The first day of the tour will be spent in Delhi.
Day 2: From Delhi the tour will continue to Jaipur to witness the rich cultural heritage of the Rajputs. Jaipur with its palaces and the intricate works on them can steal anyone’s heart. Visiting Jaipur can be a life time experience. The Maharaja’s City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Observatory and Ram Niwas Gardens will covered on the second day.
Day 3: You can visit Sheesh Mahal and Amber Fort, which contain the typical examples of the building skills of artisans of ancient India. The elephant ride to Amber Fort is a fascinating experience.
Day 4: We will move from the land of Rajputs to the land of Mughals- Agra. The city of Agra has permanently occupied its place in the heart of tourists all over the world.
Day 5: You can visit The Taj Mahal- the reminiscent of the great love of Shah Jahan for his wife still brings tears to the eyes of the beholders by its sheer beauty. The grand white marble structure with its sprawling gardens and fountains and intricate works keeps the visitors engaged for hours. The view of the Agra city from Taj is quite unforgettable. You can also visit Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daullah.
Day 6: We will return from Agra to Delhi by train in evening.
Day 7: This will be the departure day from Delhi and you will be taken to airport.
The golden triangle tour covers Delhi, Jaipur and Agra and creates an indelible image of a golden era that is hard to forget. So, plan your golden travel trip now with makemytrip.com/railways