Major Attractions: Historical Palaces/Forts, Golden Temple, The Taj Mahal, Worldâ€™s biggest Hindu Temple, Mughal architecture, Elephant ride at Amber Fort, 7 UNESCO world Heritage sites, Colourful culture
Wonder about the gleaming Golden Temple and the fascinating Wagah Border Ceremony in Amritsar, this Golden Triangle tour has some extra flavor. The tour gives you once in a lifetime opportunity to witness the unforgettable and the most magnificent monuments in some most remarkable cities of India. On this, 8 day trip enjoy the private guided tour to New & Old Delhi, Amritsar (including Wagah Border), Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, and Jaipur.
Delhi: Welcome to Incredible India!
Arrive at Delhi international airport. Transfer to hotel. Remaining time is at leisure till next morning.
After breakfast proceed for the sight seeing tour of Delhi. At first, you will visit Shahjahanabad (Old Delhi) covering Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid (2nd largest mosque of India) and Humayun’s Tomb (all 3 monuments are UNESCO world heritage sites). Later in the 2nd half, visit Lutyen’s Delhi (New Delhi) and see India Gate, Parliament house, Bahai temple and drive by President’s house.
Early morning board a Shatbdi Express train/12029 (journey of 6 hrs) to Amritsar. You will be assisted at Amritsar railway station and transferred to the hotel to check in.
During the evening; have a visit to the ‘Golden Temple’ to its beautiful view during sundown. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Morning visit to Golden Temple to see the rituals and to participate in the Langar [the grand command feast at the Golden Temple, which runs 24 hours a day where anyone can participate in cooking, washing, cleaning, feeding and other activities at the Langar (feast) Hall].
Afternoon; visit Wagah Border (India-Pakistan border) to see the change of guard and then Vashno Mata mandir and Durgiana Mandir. Later visit Golden Temple and view evening Arti ceremony. Stay overnight at hotel.
Fly to Delhi â€“ Agra
Early morning you will be transferred to Amritsar airport to board a direct flight to Delhi. You will be assisted at Delhi airport and depart to Agra through Yamuna Express Highway (2 ½ hours drive). Arrive and check in at your hotel. Later proceed to visit the greatest Indian Marvel i.e. The Taj (remains closed on Fridays), Agra Fort and few other attractions. Evening have a tonga ride through the legendary city.
Agra - Jaipur
Drive to Agra visiting Fatehpur Sikri - the abandoned citadel of Mughal Emperor Akbar on the way. Later drive further and visit India's deepest and largest step well i.e. Abhaneri.
Finally reach Jaipur and check in at your hotel. Evening you may visit to the popular market places of Jaipur.
Morning proceed to visit Amber Fort. Amber Fort was the ancient capital of Jaipur. Visit the Sheesh Mahal or the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors. Later proceed to visit the old walled city of Jaipur which was given a colour coat of pink a century ago in honour of a visiting Prince. Afterwards visit Maharaja's City Palace, Jantar Mantar Observatory and Hawa Mahal during the afternoon. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Departure to Delhi
Drive to Delhi airport in time for return flight. Tour ends.