The Golden Triangle Tour is perfect for those looking to immerse themselves in the many facets of Indian culture. The tour covers three popular destinations in the heartland of the country, i.e., Delhi, Jaipur, and Agra.
Highlights of Golden Triangle Tour:
- Photo shoot at India Gate
- Visit to the Madame Tussaud Museum in Delhi
- Visit to Chandni Chowk to taste some mouth-watering foods and visit the khari baoli market of Chandni Chowk
- Explore the splendid beauty of the Taj Mahal during sunrise
- Photography at Princess Diana’s white marble seat (near the Taj Mahal)
- Tonga rides from the parking area to the Taj Mahal entry gate in Agra
- Elephant ride (till 11 a.m.) at Jaipur’s Amber Fort
- A visit to the Chokhi Dhani (an ethnic village resort) for a taste of Rajasthan’s local cuisine
- A visit to Nahargarh Fort for a beautiful panoramic view of Jaipur
Suggested Golden Triangle Tour Itinerary
Day 1: New Delhi-Arrival
Our representative will welcome the travelers at the Delhi airport upon their arrival and will accompany them to the hotel for check-in. After lunch, the travelers will experience the mesmerizing beauty of New Delhi. The Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Connaught Place, and Humayun Tomb are among the highlights of a tour to Delhi, which also includes shopping at Janpath and Palika Bazaar.
Day 2: Delhi-Jaipur (260 km drive)
Begin the day with a nutritious breakfast at the hotel. One can also visit some other places in Delhi, like the President’s House, Parliament House, India Gate, Lotus Temple, etc. After lunch, we will head towards the pink city of Jaipur. Check-in at the hotel room upon arriving in Jaipur. Every area of Jaipur is unique and beautiful. After a lengthy drive from Delhi to Jaipur, the travelers would be advised to relax for some time. Towards the end of the day, we suggest eating outside at Chokhi Dhani Village, an ethnic resort. It is a theme restaurant where guests can learn about Rajasthani rural life.
Note: One must note that travel packages for the golden triangle tour in Delhi can be customized as desired by the individual.
Day 3: Jaipur-Agra (240 km drive)
After a wonderful breakfast, start the day by visiting the forts and palaces of Jaipur. Enjoy the visit to Amber Fort, which is considered to be the largest fort in India. The monument is at a distance of 11 kilometers from Jaipur. One can also experience the great Rajputana artwork there. The most fascinating thing about Amber Fort is its elephant ride. Afterwards, one will visit the City Palace and Hawa Mahal, which will be followed by a visit to the local markets of Jaipur. During a Jaipur city trip, visitors may also visit the Jantar Mantar and Albert Hall museums. Since there is limited time available for each city, we recommend doing a 4-night tour.
In the afternoon, we will drive towards Agra via Fatehpur Sikri. Visitors will see Jama Masjid, Salim Chisti’s Tomb, Panch Mahal, and Buland Darwaza. Arrive in Agra by evening and complete the hotel check-in process. Agra is well-known for its marble and leather industries, therefore, one should plan on seeing several demonstrations.
Day 4: Agra-New Delhi (220 KMS Drive)
On the last day of the Golden Triangle Tour, get up on time and get ready to visit the heritage site, the Taj Mahal. It was built by the Mughal emperor Shahjahan for his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. After experiencing the beauty of the Taj Mahal, return to the hotel and have a mouth-watering breakfast. After the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort is the second-most visited site in Agra. People also like visiting Mehtab Bagh. One can also enjoy a visit to marble and leather factories in Agra. In the evening, we will drive towards the Delhi airport through the Yamuna Expressway. Reach Delhi, transfer to the airport, and take your flight home. This is how the Golden Triangle Tour comes to an end.
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