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. 8 Nights 9 Days Golden Triangle Tour with Rural Rajasthan will mesmerize you by the traditional lifestyle of rural forks of Rajasthan.
Day 1: 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 Sightseeing
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 ,Lotus Temple followed by the water show at Akshardham temple in the evening .Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Delhi-Neemrana by road (Distance-130 Kms)and Neemrana Sightseeing
Post breakfast, you will depart for Neemrana town which is located in Alwar district of Rajasthan.Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel. Later you wil explore the magnificent Neemrana Fort Palace which was built in 1464 AD, a palace from where Rajput Maharaja Prithvi Raj Chauhan III reigned. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 4: Neemrana-Mandawa by road(Distance-161 Kms)
Post breakfast, you will proceed for Mandawa is a small town, part of Shekhawati region of Rajasthan. It is famous for its ancient Havelis (old Mansions) which displays the beautiful work of Fresco Paintings. Transfer to the hotel. Later you will proceed to look around some prominent Havelis of Mandawa. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 5: Mandawa-Samode by road(Distance-144 Kms) and Samode Sightseeing
Breakfast at the hotel and later drive to Samode . The Rajput art and architecture along with the Mughal style of decors made the whole region Samode an exceptionally beautiful land adorned with various attractions. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel and get ready for Samode Sightseeing. You will pay a visit to the following prominent places like- Samode Fort, Samode Palace, Sultan Mahal, Samode Bagh followed by few temples- Govind Devji Temple, Mahadeva Temple and Lord Hanuman Temple. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 6: Samode-Jaipur by road(Distance-42 Kms)and Jaipur Sightseeing
Early in the morning, proceed towards Jaipur, the city of Royals. Take an assisted transfer to the hotel. Time for an excursion to Jaipur. You will spend some time at 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 7: Jaipur – Agra by road (Distance-240Kms ) via Fatehpur Sikri
After 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. Later you will proceed towards Agra and transfer to the hotel for overnight stay. You may visit the local market.
Day 8: Agra Sightseeing
Early in the morning you will spend some quality time at theTaj Mahal, where you can take some beautiful pictures of a magnificent sunrise. The TajMahal is a white marble architecture which 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, which is a UNESCO Heritage Site. 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 you may visit Akbar’s Tomb, a historical piece of art. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 9: Agra-Delhi by road (Distance-233 Kms)
Post breakfast, you will depart for Delhi airport for your onward journey taking the beautiful memories of the tour 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.