Chennai Domestic Airport
2 Hours before flight time
Visit and experience the best of India’s historical and architectural sites in these five days Golden Triangle Tour. You can have a full-fledged glimpse of India’s royal and cultural heritage in such a short span. Get astonished by the blend of British and Mughal architecture. Busy streets in Delhi, big bazaars in Jaipur and a romantic Taj Mahal in Agra will make you have a perfect holiday.
You will be welcomed by our representative once you reach Delhi and will get transferred to the hotel. Afternoon, proceed for sightseeing of New Delhi with a drive past to the India Gate and Presidential Palace area (Photo stops) known as Raj Path (Kings Way). It is a wonderfully planned wide boulevard with ornamental ponds on each side and trees that are now more than 100 years old that the British had planted to give shade in the summer and are pollen free. At the eastern end of Rajpath is India Gate –42 meters high Stone memorial constructed to commemorate who died in the North Eastern Frontier (towards Afghanistan and nearly 85000 names are inscribed on the walls). Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, and President House are some of the sightseeings will be seen on this day. Overnight stay at Delhi.
After a delicious breakfast, check out the hotel and drive to Agra. The imperial headquarters of the Mughal Empire in the 16th and 17th centuries, Agra flourished under the patronage of wealthy rulers, who made it a thriving center for art, commerce, and culture. Artisans from distant lands brought their distinct styles to the city, flooding it with palaces, mosques, forts, and tombs. Visit the Agra Fort built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 AD. The construction is dominated by red -sandstone and houses the beautiful pearly mosque. Visit Itmadullah’s Tomb known as the Baby Taj Mahal. Visit Taj Mahal and Itmadullah’s Tomb known as the Baby Taj Mahal.It is built between 1622 -26 AD by Nur Jehan, the wife of Jahangir in memory of her father Ghias-ud -Din Beg. Overnight stay at Agra.
After a traditional breakfast, check out the hotel and proceed to Pink city, Jaipur. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri, the abandoned Mughal town. Panch Mahal and the Buland Darwaza are the places of attraction in FatehpurSikiri which you will visit. Overnight stay at Jaipur.
After breakfast at the hotel, do the sightseeing of Jaipur for the full day. Your first visit will be to Amber Fort. You can be like a maharaja for a day as you ride an elephant up the hill to the Amber Fort. Behind the robust honey -colored ramparts of this fort are some architectural marvels. The small Sheesh Mahal or the Hall of Mirrors has many tiny mirror pieces embedded in its ceiling and walls which transform the chamber into a glittering night sky when ignited by a single candle light. After lunch, continue sightseeing of Jaipur city. Visit the City Palace -the private residence of former Maharaja Bhawani Singh of Jaipur and his family where part of the palace is open to the public and has a museum with a very impressive armory. Visit the adjacent Observatory known as `Jantar Mantar’ built by the Maharaja of Jaipur’s grandfather who had a passion for astronomy. Visit Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) -a five-story façade which overlooks the walled city’s main thoroughfare and is built in quaint pink sand -stone and is studded with 953 little windows and was used for the ladies of the royal household to sit and watch local people and their activities. Overnight stay at Jaipur.
This morning after breakfast at the hotel, check out and transfer to Delhi Airport / Jaipur Airport for your flight back home
Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur are the places covered in Golden Triangle. It’s a place of royal architecture, ancient forts, and busy shopping streets. You will be mesmerized by the beauty of Mughal architecture and the infrastructure of forts and palaces. There are a lot of interesting places to visit. Click below for more sightseeing.
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