The Golden Triangle Tour is the best traversed circuit of India for first time travelers which will provide you the glimpse of the tradition, rich culture, royal heritage and history of India in a short span of time. Golden Triangle Tour with Jaisalmer offers you an opportunity to visit the three most exotic destinations of India named as Delhi, the national capital; Agra, the city of Uttar Pradesh state and Jaipur (Pink City), the capital of Rajasthan state along with the three beautiful cities of royal Rajasthan named as Jodhpur, Jaisalmer and Bikaner. Every City has its own charm and each place has its unique History that call for every one's attention. The Forts, the Palaces takes you to the Magical Aura and when in Rajasthan for few days you won't feel like leaving this place.
Day 1: Arrival at Delhi
Upon your arrival at Delhi Airport, our representative will escort you to your hotel. You will visit Red Fort(World Heritage Site), Jama Masjid (one of the largest Mosques in India) and ride on cycle rikshaw over the narrow streets of Chandni Chowk which is the heart of the heritage of the Indian traditional society. Here you will feel like it’s a different world altogether. The area is famous for some local shopping and you can give your taste buds some delicious food at Gali Paranthe Wali. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Please note:- the Red Fort is closed on every Monday.
Day 2: Delhi Sightseeing
After your breakfast, you will visit the historical monuments- QutubMinar(tallest stone tower in India and one of the UNESCO Heritage sites), The India Gate(a war memorial), Rashtrapati Bhawan(official home of the President),Parliament House, Secretariat, Lotus Temple, Humayun’s Tomb and Water Show at Akshardham Temple(Swaminarayan Temple).
Please note:- Akshardham temple is closed on every Monday.
Day 3: Delhi-Agra (Distance 233 Kms)
Post breakfast, you will leave for Agra and transfer to your hotel. Your Agra trip will begin with Agra fort which is also known as the Red Fort, one of the UNESCO Heritage sites. You will be mesmerized to see its style of architecture. Later, you will visit Tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah also known as “Baby Taj”. Breathtaking work has been done on the marble dome and pillars. Next visit will be to Akbar’s Tomb, a historical piece of art. You may visit the local markets.
Day 4: Agra - Jaipur (Distance-240Kms) via Fatehpur Sikri
Early morning you will visit Taj Mahal where you can take beautiful pictures of stunning sunrise. It is a white marble architecture which was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a symbol of love for his beloved wife. After having breakfast, the tour will continue to Fatehpur Sikri, which is famous for its amazing architectural design. Here, you will see the following landmarks -the 54 metre high Buland Darwaza(also known as "Gate of Magnificence”), Jama Mosque, JodhaBai’s Palace, Tomb of Salim Chishti and Panch Mahal.
Please note:- the Taj Mahal is closed on every Friday.
You will be escorted to Jaipur (also known as the Pink City) and transferred to the hotel. You may visit the local market which is famous for handicrafts, gems, stones, jewelry, blue pottery etc. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 5: Jaipur Sightseeing
After breakfast, you will proceed to Amber Fort to enjoy a royal ride on an elephant up the hill to the entrance of the fort. These elephants are well decorated with traditional clothes and jewellery. Please note it is important to reach early to avoid standing in the queue. Alternatively, Amber Fort is also open for tourists in the evening where you can enjoy the light and sound show, which is about the history of Rajputana Kingdom. Later you will visit Jal Mahal(a palace situated in the middle of a lake), Jantar Mantar( an astronomical observatory),City Palace and Hawa Mahal (also known as the Palace of winds built with 953 small windows); Its purpose was to allow royal women to have a glance of street without being seen. You may visit Chokhi Dhani, a Village Resort which represents Rajasthan’s culture and tradition along with folk dances. Here you can relish the local cuisine- Dal Bati Churma. Stay at hotel overnight.
Day 6: Jaipur- Jodhpur(Distance-335 Kms)by car
After breakfast, you will proceed towards Jodhpur and transfer to your hotel. Jodhpur is also known as ‘Suncity’ or’ Bluecity’. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 7: Jodhpur Sightseeing
Post breakfast, you will pay a visit to some magnificent architectures of Jodhpur which will include Mehrangarh fort (One of the largest fort in India); Umaid bhawan palace( a marvel built by Maharaja Umaid Singh of Rathore Dynasty, home of the former Jodhpur Royal family); Jaswant Ka Thada (a white amrble mermorial in the memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II)and Ghanta Ghar (Known as clock tower). You may visit the local market in the evening and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 8: Jodhpur-Jaisalmer(Distance-290 kms)
Post breakfast, you will depart for Jaisalmer, the Golden city and transfer to the hotel .In the evening visit the Jaisalmer Fort. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 9: Jaisalmer Sightseeing
After breakfast, you will leave for the city tour of Jaisalmer which begins with visiting the Patwon ki Haveli, Nathmal ki Haveli followed by and the camel ride on the golden sand dunes. In the evening return back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 10: Jaisalmer-Bikaner(Distance-330 Kms)
Post breakfast, you will depart for our another destination- Bikaner. You will transfer to the hotel and pay a visit to the the Junagarh Fort. The former name of the fort was Chintamani. It has the maginificent architecture with the interiors decorated in Rajasthani style. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 11: Bikaner-Delhi(Distance-462 Kms)
You will depart from Bikaner for Delhi Airport taking beautiful memories of the magnificent 10 Nights 11 Days Golden Triangle Tour with Jaisalmer with you.
Please note that this itinerary is just a suggested one. The Tour package can be customized as per your choice and budget. You can add/remove the places of your interest. Also, the duration of the tour can be customized as per your convenience. Your Suggestions are always welcome.