Golden Triangle Tour is a highly rated travel experience for tourists in India. This circuit covers three of the most visited and popular tourist places in India, which are Delhi, Agra and Jaipur and also combines Varanasi, the religious and spiritual capital of India. Apart from the Hindus, Varanasi is an important pilgrimage site for the Jains and Buddhists. The ancient city along the banks of the River Ganges is one of the seven sacred Hindu cities in India. This tour provides plethora of opportunities to see and explore India like never before, from stunning architectural masterpieces (including World Heritage sites, forts and palaces) like the Taj Mahal to rich cultural diversity, from ancient spiritual sites to modern day attractions, this tour has it all. Brace yourselves for an exceptional travel experience of India.
Day 1: New Delhi (Arrival)
On arrival at Delhi international airport, our representative will meet you and assist you in your transfer to the hotel. Checkin and overnight
Day 2: Delhi (Sightseeing) After breakfast, visit India’s largest mosque, Jama Masjid at Old Delhi. Next, visit Chandni Chowk in a rickshaw, which halts at the historical Red Fort. Here, get transport pickup and drive to Rajghat, a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi after driving past the Red Fort. Visit Humayun’s Tomb. Drive past the Presidents’ House and India Gate. Tour ends at Qutub Minar, world’s tallest brick tower.
Day 3: Delhi-Jaipur (265 km/5-6 hrs approx.)
After breakfast at hotel, drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival, check into hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 4: Jaipur (Sightseeing) After breakfast, proceed for Jaipur tour. Start at Amer Fort, a 16th century magnificent fort with beautiful display of Hindu and Islamic art . Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory, the stunning Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). Later visit City Palace, which also houses the City Palace Museum. Return to hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 5: Jaipur-Agra (245 km/6-7 hrs drive) After breakfast, checkout of the hotel, and drive to Agra.In the evening , visit Agra Fort, a magnificent 16th century fort, notable for its artistic blend of Islamic and Hindu architectural styles. Return to hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 6: Agra-Varanasi by overnight Sleeper Train. Early morning, visit Taj Mahal, the seventh wonder of the world, built in 1632. Return to hotel for breakfast. Day at leisure. Later, transfer to the Railway Station to board the train to Agra. Overnight on board at train.
Day 7: Varanasi (Arrival) Arrive at Varanasi, and transfer to hotel. Later, proceed to Sarnath, the sacred Buddhist site where Lord Buddha had first preached after attaining enlightenment. See ancient historical ruins here. Afterwards, return to Varanasi and proceed toward the ghats riding on a cycle rickshaw, passing through the narrow lanes and bustling bazaars of the city. Arrive at the ghat and take a short boat ride to watch the evening Ganga Aarti Ceremony (Hindu prayer of river Ganges at sunset). Return to hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 8: Varanasi (Departure) At dawn, proceed for a boat ride on the Ganges. See the Bathing Ghats, Cremation Ghats among many others by the riverside. After the ride, walking through the narrow lanes of Varanasi city visit the Kashi Viashwanath Temple. Return to hotel for breakfast. Checkout. Transfer to the Airport to board the flight for your onward journey.
Pick up time – 09:00 AM
Duration – 07Nights / 08 Days
Price – 748 USD Per person basis