Golden Triangle Tour (04-Days)

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Start Time

6:00 Am

Duration

4 Days

Tour City

Delhi-Agra-Jaipur-Delhi

Tour Description

The Golden Triangle Tour is a popular tourist circuit in India that covers three cities – Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. The tour takes approximately 4 days to complete and offers a glimpse into the rich cultural heritage, history, and architecture of India.

The tour typically starts in Delhi, where visitors can explore historic landmarks such as the Red Fort and Jama Masjid. Next, visitors head to Agra to witness the beauty of the Taj Mahal and other Mughal-era monuments. Finally, the tour ends in Jaipur, known as the “Pink City,” where visitors can experience the vibrant Rajasthani culture and explore majestic forts and palaces.

Overall, the Golden Triangle Tour is a great way to experience India’s diverse cultural and architectural wonders in a short amount of time.

Golden Triangle Tour (04-Days)

Itinerary Details

Our driver will pick you up from Delhi Airport or any hotel in Delhi and later go for the sightseeing.

Red Fort

The Red Fort Complex was built as the palace fort of Shahjahanabad – the new capital of the fifth Mughal Emperor of India, Shah Jahan. Named for its massive enclosing walls of red sandstone, it is adjacent to an older fort, the Salimgarh, built by Islam Shah Suri in 1546, with which it forms the Red Fort Complex.

The Red Fort is a 17th-century fort complex constructed by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, also known as Lal Qila. In the walled city of Old Delhi (presently), the fort was the palace for Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan’s new capital, Shahjahanabad.

Jama Masjid (Mosque)

Later, proceed to visit Jama Masjid, a beautiful pocket of calm at the heart of Old Delhi’s mayhem. India’s largest mosque is built on a 10-metre elevation, towering above the surrounding hubbub. It can hold a mind blowing 25000 people.

 

Qutub Minar (Victory Tower)

After that, proceed to visit Qutub Minar, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Qutub Minar is an excellent example of Afghan architecture constructed with marble and red-sandstone and stands 73 meters tall.

Humayu’s Tomb

Continue your sightseeing by visiting one more UNESCO World Heritage Site—Humayun’s Tomb. This tomb is the tomb of the second Mughal Emperor, Humayun.

Raj Ghat

Continue visiting Raj Ghat, the place where the father of the nation “Mahatma Gandhi” was cremated.

India Gate

Following your time there, visit Rashtrapati Bhawan and India Gate. India Gate Memorial was built in 1931 to commemorate the Indian Soldiers.

After completing the sightseeing you will be transferred to your hotel in Delhi.

Overnight stay in Delhi.

Agra Sightseeing

Our driver will pick you up from your hotel in Delhi and then drive to Agra via expressway. On arrival in Agra , check into the hotel and later go for the sightseeing.

Taj Mahal

Visit the Taj Mahal which was built in the 17th century by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan It was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal with construction starting in 1632 AD and completed in 1648 AD, with the mosque, the guest house and the main gateway on the south, the outer courtyard and its cloisters were added subsequently and completed in 1653 AD.

Agra Fort

Later, proceed to Agra Fort, another UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its construction along the bank of the Yamuna River was initiated by Emperor Akbar in 1565. Further additions were made, particularly by his grandson Shah Jahan, using his favorite building material – white marble

After the sightseeing, you will be dropped back to your hotel in Agra. Take a rest at the hotel.

Overnight stay in Agra.

After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Jaipur. On the way to Jaipur visit Fatehpur Sikri.

Fatehpur Sikri

Next, visit Fatehpur Sikri, the magnificently fortified ancient city 40 kilometres west of Agra and the short-lived capital of the Mughal Empire between 1572 and 1585, during the reign of Emperor Akbar.

Later, after visiting Fatehpur Sikri, you will be driven to Jaipur. On arrival in Jaipur, check into the hotel.

Overnight stay in Jaipur.

Amer Fort (Amber Palace)

One of the top tourist attractions of Jaipur, the huge Amer Palace Fort sits atop a small hill, and is located at a distance about 11 km from the main city. The magnificent Amer Fort is an extensive palace complex that has been built with pale yellow and pink sandstone, and with white marble.

After breakfast, you will take to the Amer Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Amer Fort is well-known for its artistic style of Hindu elements and has cobbled paths, a series of gates, and large ramparts.

City Palace and Museum

The Palace houses museums with an array of textiles, costumes, weapons, and paintings in a complex of courtyards, gardens, and buildings right in the centre of the Old City. The outer wall was built by Jai Singh II, but within it, the palace has been enlarged and adapted over the centuries.

Jal Mahal (Palace in water)

Jal Mahal, near the cenotaphs of the Maharanis of Jaipur. Beautifully situated in the watery expanse of Man Sagar, this is a dreamlike palace. Its origins are uncertain, but it was believed to have been extensively restored, if not built, by Jai Singh II in 1734.

Hawa Mahal  (Palace of Wind)

Continue by visiting Hawa Mahal, a monument known as the Palace of Winds, which is considered as one of the most highly praised landmarks in Jaipur.

Jantar Mantar

In the end, visit the World Heritage Site Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory that dates back to the 1700s. Jantar Mantar is an observatory begun by Jai Singh II in 1728 that resembles a collection of bizarre giant sculptures.

Back to Delhi 

After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive back to your hotel in Delhi on arrival you will be dropped at Delhi airport or your hotel in Delhi.

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    • star rating  Highly recomended - Sabir is very professional, pleasant and very knowledgeable about the history of India in general and in particular about the details of this intresting place. The guidance was done in... read more

      RachelTalIsrael
      December 24, 2019

      star rating  Agra Fort and Taj mahal - My tour guide Sabir was amazing! He brought us to the places with the best angles for pictures and was able to articulate clearly the history of the tour sites... read more

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      October 5, 2019

      star rating  Good Tour - Sabir was very friendly and helpful and provided a nice tour of the Taj Mahal and surrounding areas.

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      December 17, 2019
    • star rating  We were provided with Sabir by our Indian tour company and left for sunrise at the Taj Mahal, followed by a visit to Agra Fort. Sabir was very knowledgable and... read more

      AlanA418
      November 10, 2019

      star rating  Great Tour Guide at Taj Mahal - A great Tour Guide + photographer! Mr Sabir help us in all way! He explained in detail and simple way about the Taj Mahal. Very knowledgeable person.Will repeat again with... read more

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      August 30, 2019

      star rating  Great Escape - One professional/excellent guy that tours me around Taj Mahal and took best photos (no need to pay for professional photographer) though under the heat of the sun. He is... read more

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