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Extensive Golden Triangle Tour

Duration : 05 Nights / 06 Days, Region : North India

Tour code : MAX/GT/EXT/208

from $415*

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Day 01 : Arrive - Delhi

Arrive at Delhi airport today and our company representative will transfer you to your hotel where you have room booked for your stay. Rest of the time is free for relaxation and personal activities.

Remarks : The hotel room is reserved from 02.00 PM this afternoon and if you arrive in the afternoon and have time to do some additional sightseeing in Delhi, kindly ask our experts to offer an additional sightseeing tour for you or provide you with a private car to go out in the city to explore it on your own.
Included meals: no meal included
Included entrances: no sightseeing activity

Day 02 : Delhi sightseeing

After having your breakfast reach in the lobby of the hotel where the guide is waiting for you to start your sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi. Delhi is the metropolis city which is one of the fastest growing cities in India and serving as the capital city. The city is known for its wide spread boulevards and greenery. Old Delhi includes visit to Jama Masjid (one of the largest mosque of India), Red fort and Raj Ghat (The cremation ground of Mahatma Gandhi). In Chandni Chowk ride on a man driven rickshaw for a short ride to experience the vibrant atmosphere of Old Delhi.

Enjoy your tasty lunch be in a good city restaurant.

New Delhi holds attractions like Qutab Minar, Humayun's tomb, drive past President’s Palace, and take a stop at India Gate built in the memory of martyr of British Indian Army who fought for World War-I and Afghan War. Overnight at the hotel
Included meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Included entrances: Raj Ghat, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb

Day 03 : Delhi – Agra

Following breakfast, we will drive to Agra, along one of the India’s newly built express highway. A three hour comfortable drive will take you to the city of Taj Mahal. Upon arrival check into the hotel.

After wash and change, we will visit the majestic red-sandstone structure of Agra fort which stands strong on the banks of the river Yamuna. The construction of the fort was started by Mughal emperor Akbar in 1566. Located on the right bank of Yamuna river. Aurangzeb, the son of Shah Jahan imprisoned his father (Shah Jahan) in this fort for 08 years until he died in 1666. During his last years Shah Jahan used to see Taj Mahal from the window of the fort and remember his beloved wife.

After Agra Fort, the monument that is most important in Agra is the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daulah which is often referred as "Baby Taj" by the travellers due to its Taj like structure. Situated on the left bank of the river Yamuna this monument.

After finishing the sightseeing we drive back to our hotel for leisurely time.

Remarks : One can opt for ‘Mohabbat-e-Taj’ show which takes place in a private theatre in Agra. This show performed by some very fine artists tells the story behind Taj Mahal.
Included meals: Breakfast, Theme Dinner
Included entrances: Agra Fort, Itmad Ud Daulah

Day 04 : Agra - Fatehpur Sikri – Jaipur

Today we visit the beautiful Taj Mahal during the sunrise. It is a very special moment watching Taj Mahal during sunrise when when the first rays of the sun reflects off the glistening white marble. Start early from your hotel in your car. From the parking we enjoy a ‘Tonga ride’ to reach Taj Mahal. Spend some precious and memorable time at Taj Mahal as the guide explains you the story behind creating of the monument and its architectural beauty.

We come back to the hotel to have our breakfast and pack our luggage as we are leaving today to the glorious city of Rajasthan, Jaipur. We have a couple of beautiful sites to visit on the way and the guide from Agra will join us today to our next destination ‘Fatehpur Sikri. This forbidden city situated on an extension of the upper Vindhyan ranges is a dried city built by Mughal Emperor Akbar to commemorate the birth of his son Jahangir. Fatehpur Sikri served Mughals as thier capital for over a decade after which they shifted to Agra due to acute shortage of water in Fatehpur Sikri.

At Fatehpur Sikri we now say by to our guide who is travelling with us from Agra. Now we continue to our next destination ‘Abhaneri village’ which is situated 95 kms before Jaipur and is world famous for its beautiful ‘Chand Baoli Step well’. The guide will meet us at Chand Baori for explaining us about the monument.

Continue drive to Jaipur and upon arrival check into your hotel.

In the evening we are to enjoy our dinner outside the hotel in a city restaurant while watching live folk dances performed by the local dancers.

Overnight at the hotel
Included meals: Breakfast, Theme Dinner
Included entrances: Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri, Cultural show/performance

Day 05 : Jaipur sightseeing tour

The day starts with an excursion to Amer Fort. Amer was the ancient capital of Jaipur. It is situated atop the Aravalli hills overlooking the Jaipur city. Ascend the fort on an elephant's back, like a Maharaja. The main attractions of the fort are Ganesh Pol enterance, Sheesh Mahal, Courtyards and beautiful gardens inside the fort complex.

Later after finishing the tour of Amer Fort we head to Jaigarh fort where you can see the world's largest canon on wheels displayed. In the afternoon visit Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds), Jantar Mantar Observatory and City Palace museum. The marvelous collections of arts and artifacts displayed at the City Palace Museum is unparallel in Rajasthan.

In the evening we have some time to shop around in the colourful bazaars of the Pink city. We will enjoy rickshaw ride in the busy markets. Jaipur is world famous for excellent precious and semi precious stones, textile work, jewellery etc.

Special remarks : Upon special request we can arrange a meeting with one of the famous astrologer for consultation. The consultation feel is payable on the spot to the astrologer but prior appointment is mandatory.

Overnight stay at the hotel in Jaipur.
Included meals: Breakfast
Included entrances: Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Hawa Mahal, Observatory, Museum

Day 06 : Jaipur - Delhi – Departure

After a relaxed breakfast, we will drive to Delhi. Upon arrival in Delhi, transfer to Delhi airport from where you board your flight back to home or next destination.
Included meals: Breakfast
Golden Triangle Tour

Trip introduction

Wonderful Taj Mahal India Taj Mahal is also called the "monument of love". Every stone speaks the language of love which will remain an immortal for centuries. In a weeks time one can carry the memories of a lifetime. This tour takes you to some of the fascinating destinations of India like Delhi which is the capital of India and rich in heritage buildings, Agra of course for Taj Mahal , Jaipur where the monuments speaks about the courage and vigour of the Rajput Kings. At Ranthambore you can meet the king of Jungle, Tiger and his subjects.

Brief itinerary

Day 01 :Arrive Delhi
Day 02 :Old & New Delhi sightseeing tour
Day 03 :Drive to Agra. Sightseeing in Agra
Day 04 :Taj Mahal visit and drive to Jaipur
Day 05 :Jaipur sightseeing tour
Day 06 :Drive back to Delhi

Trip Highlights

  • North Indian cultural heritage in 06 days
  • Contrast of Old and New Delhi
  • Busy and crowded streets of Chandni Chowk
  • Colourful bazaars of Pink city in Jaipur
  • Decorated elephant ride in Jaipur to visit the hill fort
  • World renowned Taj Mahal visit during sunrise
  • In depth experience of many civilizations and culture
  • Most experienced tour guides
  • Private car with experienced and trained tourist driver
  • Mouth watering cuisine and culture show

Destinations and distance:

total distance covered 714 kms approx

  • Delhi
  • 204 Km / 4 Hrs drive
  • Agra
  • 34 km / 45 min
  • Fatehpur Sikri
  • 206 Kms / 4 Hrs drive
  • Jaipur
  • 270 kms / 05 hrs
  • Delhi

What's included

Accommodation

  • 03 nights in handpicked hotels
  • 02 nights in a heritage hotel at Jaipur

Transport

  • Private air conditioned chauffeur driven car
  • Cycle rickshaw
  • Tonga/Buggy
  • Elephant

Meals

  • 05 breakfast
  • 01 Lunch
  • 01 Theme Dinner

Guides

  • Experienced English speaking tour guides for sightseeing

Others

  • Rickshaw ride at Chandni Chowk in Delhi
  • Decorated elephant ride at Jaipur to ascend the fort
  • Tonga ride at Agra to visit Taj Mahal
  • Taxes and service fee

Not included

Flights
Monument & Museum tickets
Tipping
Personal expenses
Insurance

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