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Golden Triangle Tour

Duration : 05 Nights / 06 Days
Destination : Delhi - Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur - Delhi
Day 01 - Arrive Delhi
Raj Ghat, Delhi Raj Ghat, Delhi
Company representatives will receive you on arrival at the international airport in Delhi and transfer you to your prebooked hotel. Relax.

DELHI has been the capital of kingdoms and empires, however it is now a sprawling metropolis with a fascinating fusion of the past and the present. It is a perfect introduction to the composite culture of an ancient land. A window to the multicolred land- that is India. Overnight stay will be in Delhi.

Day 02 : Delhi
Breakfast will be at the hotel. Start a full-day tour of Old and New Delhi.

OLD DELHI - A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would include visiting the Raj Ghat - the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India and the Red Fort - once the most palatial fort and palace of the Moghul Empire. Enjoy the cycle rickshaw ride from Jama Masjid to Chandni Chowk.

NEW DELHI - An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to the Humayun's Tomb, the Qutub Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President's Residence, Lotus Temple and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Proceed to see the DANCES OF INDIA show in the evening. Overnight will be at Delhi.

Day 03 : Delhi - Agra
Start for Agra early in the morning after breakfast. En-route you will visit the SIKANDRA fort. Check in at the hotel.

AGRA : Two great Mughal monarchs, Akbar and Shah Jahan, transformed the small village of Agra into a magnificient second capital of the Mughal Empire - giving it the name Dar-ul-Khilafat {seat of the Emperor}. Today a visitor to Agra is caught up in a world of contrasting monuments of red sandstone and white marble, narrow galleys and quaint buggies, and that irresistible charm that this favorite city of the Mughals still retains. It is not surprising, that modern Agra still reflects its Mughal heritage most evidently. A walk down the narrow bustling streets of the city will introduce the visitor to the floating aroma of Mughlai cuisine.

Taj Mahal Taj Mahal, Agra
TAJ MAHAL : Little needs to be said about this architectural wonder which is always the sole raison-de-etre for every tourist's visit to Agra. Built by Shah Jahan, the Taj is a white marble memorial to his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal. This monument took 22 years to be completed and was designed, and planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa. Apart from its stunning design balance and perfect symmetry, the Taj is also noted particularly for its elegant domes, intricately carved screens and some of the best inlay work ever seen.

Proceed for visit to the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Itmadullah's Tomb with English speaking guide. Enjoy battery van ride. Return to hotel and relax in the evening. Overnight stay will be in Agra.

Day 04 : Agra - Jaipur
Breakfast will be at the hotel. Drive to Fatehpur Sikri. The deserted, red Sandstone City, Emperor Akbar built that as his capital and palace in the late 16th century is an fascinating experience. It is a veritable fairytale city and its "ruins" are in intact condition ... it's not hard to imagine what the court life must have been like in the days of it's grandeur. Also visit the Buland Darwaza, the largest gateway in the world.

JAIPUR - The origins of the beautiful city of Jaipur can be traced back to the eighteenth century, during the reign of Jai Singh II who ascended the Amber throne in 1699. Jaipur today, epitomizes the spirit and pride of Rajputana. In-spite of growing into a bustling metropolis, it still retains its character and history - A beautiful fusion of the yesteryears and modernity. Jaipur is popularly known as the Pink City because of the extensive use of the locally abundant pink plastered stone, painted so in honor of the visit of the royal consort of Queen Victoria. Jaipur thrills the soul with its massive forts, magnificent palaces, exquisite temples and lush gardens. Proceed to Jaipur and check in at hotel. Overnight stay will be in Jaipur.

Day 05 : Jaipur
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel.Proceed for a morning excursion to Amber Fort. Elephant ride ascent to the fort.

Amber Fort Amber Fort, Amer
AMBER FORT PALACE - Amber is the classic romantic Rajasthani fort palace. Its construction was started by Man Singh I in 1592, and completed by his descendent Jai Singh I. Its fascinating exterior belies an inner paradise where a beautiful fusion of Mughal and Hindu styles finds it's ultimate expression. Continue sight-seeing.

CITY PALACE - A delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthani architecture, the City Palace sprawls over one-seventh of the area in the walled city. It houses the Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple and the City Palace Museum.

JANTAR MANTAR - This is the largest and the best preserved of the five observatories built by Jai Singh II in different parts of the country. This observatory consisting of outsized astronomical instruments is still in use.

HAWA MAHAL - The ornamental facade of this "Palace of Winds" is a prominent landmark in Jaipur. Their five-storey structures of sandstone plastered pink encrusted with fine latticework and elaborate balconies. The palace has 953 niches and windows. Built in 1799 by Pratap Singh, the Mahal was a royal grandstand for the palace women. Relax in the evening or visit the markets. Overnight stay will be in Jaipur.

Day 06 : Jaipur
Leave for Delhi after lunch. Reach Delhi and you will be transferred to airport for flight with sweet memories of India. Tour Ends.