If you want to have a close glimpse of architectural and historical highlights of the country, then Golden Triangle tour spanning 5 days and 4 nights is the best option for you. This trip will take you through popular UNESCO World Heritage sites such as Qutub Minar, Taj Mahal, Humayun's Fort and Fatehpur Sikri. Visit memorial of Father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi in Delhi. In the evening you can visit India Gate. The area looks spectacular when the lights are on.
Itinerary of Golden Triangle Tour of 5 days 4 nights
Day : 1 Delhi to Agra (204 kms)
06:00 Hours -You will be picked up by the tour representative from your chosen destination in Gurgaon/New Delhi or from the Indira Gandhi International Airport. From here you will be transferred to Agra in your preferred vehicle. The tour guide will help you check into hotel as per your budget. Once you are through with the check -in process proceed to see majestic Taj Mahal, which is a spectacular monument made completely out of white marble. It took a span of 22 years to construct this wonderful dream structure. Taj is now a World UNESCO Heritage site. Shahjahan built Taj in 17th century in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal.
After you are done with Taj viewing, you can go ahead to see another beautiful monument, Agra Fort. From an octagonal minar in this fort you can have a splendid view of Taj Mahal. Agra Fort is also known as Red Fort of Agra or Lal Quila because it is made completely out of red sandstone. Agra Fort showcases both Islamic and Hindu architecture. During later part of the day you can visit Mehtab Bagh. Taj Mahal is not open for public viewing on Friday. Do keep that in mind and plan accordingly. Overnight stay is in Agra.
Day : 2 Agra to Jaipur (240 kms)
After having your breakfast, you can leave for Jaipur via road. It takes around 4 hrs. En-route you can visit city of red sandstone Fatehpur Sikri. Once you reach Jaipur check into your chosen hotel. Overnight stay is in Jaipur.
Day : 3 Sightseeing experience in Jaipur
There are several places to see in Jaipur. You can start the morning with visit to Amber Fort. You can have a bird's eye view of whole city from here. From here you can proceed towards Hawa Mahal, also referred to as palace of winds. During later part of the day you can visit other attractions such as City Palace, Jantar Mantar etc. Overnight stay is in Jaipur.
Day : 4 Jaipur to New Delhi (320 Kms)
In the morning leave for Delhi. It takes almost 5 hrs to reach Delhi. In Delhi you will check into hotel of your choice. After resting for a while proceed to see tourist attractions in Delhi such as Red Fort, India Gate, Qutub Minar and Lotus Temple. If you wish you can indulge in some street shopping at markets such as Janpath Market, Palika Bazar etc. Overnight stay is in Delhi.
Day : 5 Check- out from hotel
The check out is usually at 12 PM. After leaving the hotel you can go visit Humayun's Tomb which is a well known World Heritage site. Later, leave for the airport to catch a flight for your onward destination.
Validity / Accommodation Type
Price Per Person in USD
Jan'2017 - Dec'2018
3 Star Hotel
4 Star Hotel
Tour Cost Inclusion
04 Night Accommodation in the hotel on single/twin/triple sharing basis, as per the packages.
Daily Breakfast in all the hotels
All applicable government taxes
Ac vehicle for all transfers & intercity travel
English speaking guide during the city tour
One water bottle each per day
Complete transportation with an English speaking chauffeur