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. The Moto for Tourism is "Athiti Devo Bhava" Which means "Guest is Like God" and it is very true. You can witness the Hospitality of ‘India in my mind’ only when you come to this Magical Golden Triangle Tour with Ranthambore. Ranthambore is located in Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan state, famous for its biggest and renowned National Park which is the major wildlife tourist attraction in the country for spotting tigers.
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- Qutub Minar (tallest stone tower in India and one of the UNESCO Heritage sites) and Humayun’s Tomb. Drive past The India Gate(a war memorial), Rashtrapati Bhawan(official home of the President),Parliament House, Secretariat followed by visiting Lotus Temple and Water Show at Akshardham Temple(Swaminarayan Temple).
Please note:- Akshardham temple is closed on every Monday.
Day 3: Delhi-Agra (Distance 233 Kms) and Agra Sightseeing
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 - Ranthambore (Distance-300Kms) 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 Ranthambore and transferred to the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 5: Ranthambore Sightseeing
In the morning, you will take a Safari to explore the Ranthambore National Park which is the home to Tigers, Leopards, Sambar Deer and Reptiles. Ranthambore is one of the best tiger reserves of India to spot a tiger in his own natural habitat. You may visit the Ranthambore fort over there. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 6: Ranthambore-Jaipur by road(Distance-130 Kms)
Post breakfast, you will depart for Jaipur. Upon arrival, you will transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. You may visit the local market which is famous for handicrafts, gems, stones, jewelry, blue pottery etc. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 7: 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 the hotel overnight.
Day 8: Jaipur-Delhi by road (Distance-243 Kms)
Post breakfast, we will drive to Delhi along one of the India’s finest freeways. You will transfer to the Delhi Airport for your onward journey cherishing beautiful memories of the tour 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.