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 and history of India in a short span of time. In the tour of 9 Nights 10 Days Golden Triangle Tour with Goa, we have added another destination Goa which is a relaxing and soothing place. Here you can have fun at beaches followed by carrying out various adventurous activities.
Day1: Arrival at Delhi
Upon your arrival at Delhi Airport, our representative will escort you to your hotel. In the evening, you will visit Old Delhi also known as ChandniChowk 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. (Paranthe is a flat and thick piece of unleavened bread fried on a griddle stuffed with vegetables and Ghee.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 IndiaGate(a war memorial), RashtrapatiBhawan(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 HawaMahal (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: Goa-Jaipur by air
After breakfast, you will transfer to the airport to board a flight to Goa. Upon your arrival, you will proceed for check-ins and stay there overnight.
Day 7: Old Goa Sightseeing
After breakfast, we will look around some places at Old Goa which consists of various Portuguese churches and cathedrals built during the 15th and 16th century like Se Cathedral, Basilica of Bomb Jesus and Church of St. Francis of Assisi. You are at leisure in the evening. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8: Goa
After breakfast, you may visit some historical forts built during 16th and 17th century like Aguada Fort, Chapora Fort and Reis Magos Fort. Enjoy Goa at your own pace. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 9: Goa
Bask in the sun on the golden sands and take a self-indulgent delight on the exquisite beaches of Goa while spending your leisure time for adventurous water sport activities. Alternatively, you may hire a four/two wheeler and ride around the streets of Goa to self-explore the Konkan region of India. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 10: Goa-Delhi/Mumbai by air
Pack your bag, its time to leave. After breakfast, board a flight for Delhi or Mumbai which will connect to your onward destination cherishing the sweet memories of the trip for 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 duration of the tour can be customized as per your convenience. Your Suggestions are always welcome.