Golden Triangle Tour
Journey through Mughal realms and ‘Pink City’
Summary of Golden Triangle Tour
- Duration: 06 Days & 05 Nights
- Major Attractions: Taj Mahal, Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort & other forts, palaces, temples of Rajasthan
- Destination Covered: Delhi, Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, Abhaneri, Jaipur
Highlights of Golden Triangle Tour
Golden Triangle Tour is the most popular tour of India. It comprises Delhi – the national capital of India, Mughal Capital Agra and Pink City of Jaipur. Delhi is not only the national capital of India but has got larger than life monuments built by Mughals and other rulers of India. It is very famous for its street food and huge mosques and temples. It is a shopper's paradise too. Agra is a city of Taj Mahal – the most beautiful monument in the world. Since it has got monument of love thus it is known as city of love also. Jaipur is the capital city of the colorful state of Rajasthan. Here life is a celebration. You can witness traditional dances and music everywhere. The city is always full of festivities. In Jaipur, one can see many medieval forts, palaces, temples and step wells.
Golden Triangle Tour Itinerary
- Day 01 – Delhi
On arrival at Delhi international airport, you will be received by the representative of “Hidden Treasures India”, and would be further assisted & transferred to your hotel.
- Day 02 – Delhi
Visit Qutab Minar, which is one of the tallest towers of it’s time in India, Humanyun’s Tomb – an UNESCO world heritage site which was built by Begum Hamida for his husband Mughal Emperor Humanyun. Later also visit India Gate, President’s House, the Parliament House. Take a tour of Red Fort – an UNESCO world heritage site, Jama Masjid – the biggest mosque of India, Chandni Chowk Market and Raj Ghat (a Memorial of Father of India Mahatma Gandhi).
- Day 03 – Delhi-Agra
Today you will be transferred to Agra. Arrive at Agra and check in at the hotel. Later take a sightseeing tour of arguably the most beautiful monument of love the Taj Mahal – the most photogenic building in the world. Also visit historical Agra Fort (UNESCO World Heritage Site). From Agra Fort, four of the mighty rulers from Mughal dynasty ruled their enormous empire in Indian Sub-Continental.
- Day 04 – Agra-Fatehpur Sikri-Abhaneri-Jaipur
Today depart Agra for Pink City Jaipur visiting deserted capital of Mughal Emperor Akbar Fatehpur Sikri and Abhaneri which is famous for its one of the best Baoris or the Step wells of Rajasthan en-route. On arrival at Jaipur, transfer to your hotel.
- Day 05 – Jaipur
Today visit superb Amber Fort climbing its heights on the elephant back, an architectural delight Hawa Mahal (the wind palace); experience the astrology at Jantar Mantar (the observatory), the royal City Palace & its museum.
- Day 06 – Jaipur-Delhi Airport
At appropriate time, you will be transferred to Delhi international airport to embark the flight back to the onward destination.
HTOI Special Activities
- Cycle Rickshaw Ride in Delhi
Riding a cycle rickshaw through the narrow lanes of Chandni Chowk Market in Old Delhi is something not to be missed. It will completely change your thinking about India. The rickshaw puller accompanied by guide will take you till the spice market showing the different colors of India in a small but extremely busy market.
- Mohabbat-E-Taj Show in Agra
Enjoy your evening appreciating the live love saga of Taj Mahal in Kalakriti Cultural Center. Mesmerizing dances, melodious music and heart-touching story of Queen Mumtaz and Emperor Shahjahan will make you speechless. The show performed live by the professional artist is as exciting as visiting Taj Mahal.
- Elephant Ride at Amber Fort
Riding the elephant to ascend the heights of historical Amber Fort will make you feel like Maharaja, as you will take the same route, which the royals used to take to enter the palace centuries ago.