GOLDEN TRIANGLE OF INDIA TOUR
5 Nights / 6 Days
Tour India's famous Golden Triangle from the forts of cosmopolitan Delhi to the illustrious Taj Mahal and on to Jaipur - the Pink City. A true architectural marvel of a tour of the Golden Days of India.
Itinerary Route: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Delhi
Day 1: Arrive Delhi
You will be greeted at the airport by a Tour Packages India Representative and escorted to your hotel by private AC car. As the check-in is facilitated by the desk staff you will be briefed on the tour program after which you'll be escorted to your room where you'll spend the next two nights.
Day 2: Delhi
After breakfast you will embark on a day of sightseeing around Delhi. Delhi is said to be one of the oldest existing cities in the world, along with Damascus and Varanasi. Legend estimates it to be over 5,000 years old - it is said to have been built and destroyed 11 times throughout its history. In spite of its rich historical heritage represented by it's innumerable monuments, Delhi's population is reputed for having little awareness of or pride in the city's history due to the simple reason that few Delhi residents actually belong to Delhi. The population of Delhi is a heterogeneous mix of people originating from every corner of India. Undoubtedly, this will become obvious during your tour through the city. Delhi is by far the most cosmopolitan city in India and a true traveller's delight.
Day 3: Delhi to Agra (205 km / 5 hour drive)
After breakfast you'll travel to Agra. Upon arrival you'll check-in to your hotel and the day will be available to you for sightseeing. The Agra Fort is one of the most popular afternoon tourist destinations. Of course, the Taj Mahal awaits - the best time to view the Taj is late afternoon to watch the changing colors of the Taj as the colorful sunsets reflect upon it. Early morning is also considered a good time for the same reasons and because it's the coolest part of the day to enjoy the monument. Dine out as you like and spend the night.
Note: The Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays
Day 4: Agra to Jaipur (232 km / 6 hour drive)
Most travellers start their day at the Taj Mahal traveling by Horse Cart to the entrance. It opens at 6:00 a.m. so breakfast usually takes place after your visit. After breakfast you'll be driven to Fatehpur Sikri and then on to the Pink City - Jaipur - where you'll spend the next two nights.
Day 5: Jaipur
Jaipur has many points of interest. Please visit "Local Attractions" to see a comprehensive list of activities. No doubt, you'll have no problem filling your days in Jaipur.
Day 6: Jaipur to Delhi (260 km / 6 hour drive)
After breakfast you'll be driven back to Delhi.
Delhi hotels are centrally located making all city points accessible. Agra and Jaipur hotels are reminiscent of the great Mughal...
Delhi hotels are centrally located making all city points accessible. Agra and Jaipur hotels are reminiscent of the great Mughal dynasty with beautifully landscaped grounds, marble floors everywhere, and impeccable service in the true Rajasthani style. Whichever hotel you choose, you won't be disapponted. Delhi Hotels Hotel Clarks Height - Standard Room Located in the heart of New Delhi, the Clark Heights offers relaxing accommodations as well as accessibility to all points in the city. All the rooms have AC, bath/ shower, LCD TV, wireless Internet, direct dial telephone along with 24-hour room service. The Clark Heights has been serving the needs of tourists from India and abroad for over a decade. Hans Plaza - Superior Room Hans Plaza New Delhi offers views of the cityscape from its location in the recently rejuvenated central business district. Rooms at The Hans offer classic furnishings along with cable TV and Wi-Fi access. A tea/coffee maker is provided in all rooms. Select rooms offer DVD players. Both fine and casual dining are available on the premises. The Hans Plaza offers the luxury of comfort as well as convenience to the urban tourist. The Metropolitan - Deluxe Room Providing an abundance of both business essentials and travel comforts, The Met is the perfect destination for the upscale leisure traveler. Located in the heart of the Delhi commercial district, accessibility to all points Delhi is an added plus. On-premises restaurants offer a wide variety of dining options including the award winning Sakura, India's first Japanese restaurant. Also on the premises are a Health Spa, Swimming Pool and a host of extras for your convenience. Agra Hotels Utkarash Vilas - Standard Room The Utkarsh Villas is a contemporary establishment located near the Taj Mahal. Maintaining 62 rooms in a spacious 3-story building, guests are afforded plenty of room and privacy. Rooms are furnished with plush furniture, AC, mini-bar and phones. The hotel provides laundry service and 24-hour room service along with on-premises restaurant, coffee shop, bar, fitness center, spa, and a swimming pool. Grand Imperial - Superior Room Grand Imperial Hotel reflects Agra's history and culture. The walls are lined with vintage photographs, historical paintings, old mementos and rooms that alone offer entire history lessons. This century-old hotel was constructed of biscuit bricks commonly referred to as Lahori bricks which were also used in the construction of Agra's most famous monuments - the Taj Mahal and the Red Fort. Post World War II, the Grand Imperial Hotel played host to distinguished guests from the world over including Crown Princes of England and Japan, Prince Aga Khan, and many other including famous Bollywood personalities. Jaypee Palace - Deluxe Room The regal Jaypee Palace Hotel occupies a spacious 25 acres of elegantly landscaped greenery. The structural blend of red sandstone and marble is reflected in the pool and water bodies dotting the grounds along quiet and beautiful walkways. The magic of Jaypee Palace is in keeping with the impeccable blends of Mughal and contemporary architecture. Jaipur Hotels Mandawa Haveli - Standard Room The Mandawa Haveli in central Jaipur was constructed in the Jaipur style of architecture with numerous pillars and arches lending it a royal-style appearance. The hotel combines old world charm with the best of present day facilities in its well-appointed rooms. There are pleasant courtyards, lawns and terraces with a view of the splendid Nahargarh Fort. It has a beautiful dining hall overlooking one of the terraces. Candlelight dinners can be organised on the rooftop on request. Friendly, charming service is a given as is pampering each and every traveller. Guest tend to feel they are staying in a fine residence. Ramada Jaipur - Superior Room Located in the business district of the Pink City, Ramada Jaipur promises International Hospitality standards and the best of services along with art deco interiors and a highly-trained staff. Jai Mahal Palace - Deluxe Room Set amidst 18 acres of beautifully landscaped Moghul gardens, the incomparable Jai Mahal Palace dates back to 1745 A.D. A masterpiece in the Indo Saracenic style of architecture, it blends spotlight-grabbing opulence with tantalizing comforts that transport guests to a world of Rajasthan magnificence. It is located downtown, close to the main shopping center and historical monuments.
Best Time: Winter in Rajasthan offers very cool evening temps and shorts weather throughout the day. Summers ...
Best Time: Winter in Rajasthan offers very cool evening temps and shorts weather throughout the day. Summers are incredibly hot but arid. Moonsoons can be quite enjoyable as rains occur mostly in the late afternoon offering a respite from the day's heat. October thru March (Winter) 9°C - 32°C (49°F - 90°F) April thru July (Summer) 23°C - 40°C (74°F - 103°F) July thru September (Monsoons) 24°C - 33°C (75°F - 92°F)
Delhi is simply the most well-connected city in India. It's served 24 hours/day by an International Airport, four different railway...
Delhi is simply the most well-connected city in India. It's served 24 hours/day by an International Airport, four different railway stations, and an abundance of public and private bus lines.
Delhi offers the most diverse choice of dining options in all India - you'll have trouble choosing from such a vast selection....
Delhi offers the most diverse choice of dining options in all India - you'll have trouble choosing from such a vast selection. Jaipur and Agra specialties are more along the lines of Mughal and Rajasthani cuisine ...yummy
The Golden Triangle Tour encompasses the dynastic beauty of the Mughal empire. The food, architecture, arts and crafts all reflect...
The Golden Triangle Tour encompasses the dynastic beauty of the Mughal empire. The food, architecture, arts and crafts all reflect this. Temples, Forts, Palaces, Tombs, Mosques , Marble everywhere...see it all in this triangle of beauty
A Must Read before you book your tour... GOLDEN TRIANGLE TOUR OF INDIA Terms and...
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