Golden Triangle Tour 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. It 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. 6 Nights 7 Days Golden Triangle Tour with Amritsar will mesmerize you by some great architectures, historical remains etc. Amritsar is the holy city in the Indian state of Punjab and the home to holy shrine of Sikhs.
Day1: Arrival at Delhi
Upon your arrival at Delhi Airport, our representative will escort you to your hotel. We will visit Red Fort(World Heritage Site), Jama Masjid(one of the largest Mosques in India) and 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 GaliParantheWali. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Please note:- the Red Fort is closed on every Monday.
Day 2: Delhi – Agra by road (Distance-233 Kms)
After breakfast you will visit the Historical Monuments - QutubMinar which is 234 feet high, built in the 12th century; the India Gate, a war memorial also known as Indian Army’s Tomb; the President's Residence (formerly the Viceroy's Palace), Parliament House, Secretariat buildings and the Lotus Temple. In the evening you will depart for Agra and transfer to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 3: Agra- Jaipur by road (Distance-240Kms)via Fatehpur Sikri
Early in the morning you will spend some quality time at theTajMahal, where you can take some beautiful pictures of a magnificent sunrise. The TajMahal is a white marble architecturewhich was built by the Emperor Shah Jahan as a symbol of love for his deceased wife. You will have your breakfast at the hotel. Post that, you will visit the Agra Fort also known as the Red Fort, whichis a UNESCO Heritage Site. You will depart for Jaipur via FatehpurSikri, which is famous for its astonishing architectural design. Here, you will see the following landmarks -the 54 metre high BulandDarwaza(also known as "Gate of Magnificence”), Tomb of SalimChishti, Jama Mosque, JodhaBai’s Palace and PanchMahal. Overnight stay at the hotel in Jaipur.
Please note:- the TajMahal is closed on every Friday.
Day 4: Jaipur-Delhi (Distance-243 Kms)
After breakfast, your Jaipur excursion will commence from the historic Amber Fort with a royal ride over an elephant which is decorated traditionally. You will have a spectacular hillside view while ascending the fort. 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. The tour continues to Jal Mahal (a palace that is located in the middle of a lake), Jantar Mantar(an astronomical observatory) and the majestic City Palace. Next place of interest is the Hawa Mahal(Palace of winds), which has 953 small windows. Its purpose was to allow royal women to have a glance of street without being seen. Jaipur is famous for gems, blue pottery, handicrafts and jewelry, which are available in the nearby markets. The Rajasthani cuisine Dal Bati Churma is a must try. You may visit ChokhiDhani, a Village Resort to have a glimpse of the royal Rajasthani Culture and tradition.
Day 5: Delhi-Amritsar by train (Distance-243 Kms )
After breakfast, you will be escorted to the railway station to board a train to Amritsar. You will transfer to the hotel and in the evening you will visit Wagah Border to witness the Beating Retreat Ceremony which is held every day before sunset. The flag ceremony is conducted by the Indian Border Security Force and Pakistan Rangers since 1959 which includes the closing of the international gates and lowering the flags of both the countries. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 6: Amritsar Sightseeing-Delhi by train
After breakfast, you will begin your day with the Golden Temple which is a legendary and peaceful place of worship of Sikh community and Jallianwala Bagh where thousands of innocent people were killed by British Indian Army in 1919 under the command of General Dyer. Post that, you will transfer to the railway station to board a train to Delhi.
Day 7: Delhi
You will be escorted to Delhi Airport with beautiful memories to be cherished for a lifetime.
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 time span of the tour can be customized as per your convenience. Your Suggestions are always welcome.