Major Attractions: Historical Palaces/Forts,Old & New Delhi Sightseeing,The Taj Mahal,Mughal architecture,Elephant ride at Amber Fort,6 UNESCO world Heritage sites,Colourful culture,Ancient Temples,1000 Years Old Step Well
In this tour, one can see all the major highlights of North India in 4 days. You will cover the beautiful historical monuments of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur during the tour.
The package would take you to the vibrant markets and lively monuments. A trip to the enchanting Taj Mahal and other Mughal structures will make a great impression on your mind. Jaipur is distinctly modern yet does have full of raj era charm with its beautiful palaces, towering forts, and numerous temples. A Golden Triangle Tour offers a great opportunity to view the cultural heritage of India closely.
Arrive Delhi - Half day sight-seeing tour
You will be assisted at Delhi International Airport and will be transferred to your hotel to check in. Later proceed for a tour of Old & Historical Delhi to discover the insights of old era. Visit the Jama Masjid and later we will take you to the very illustrious Anarkali Bazaar of Chandni Chowk by cycle rickshaw. At Chandni Chowk, we would further take you to Khari Baoli Spice Market – the largest spice market of Asia.
Later visit some notable sites of Delhi viz. Humayun Tomb, Qutab Minar, Lotus Temple etc. Evening return back to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Delhi tour - Agra by drive
Morning after breakfast checkout and proceed to visit the imposing boulevards and buildings such as Rashtrapati Bhawan (President’s Residence), India Gate - a memorial raised in honor of the Indian soldiers martyred during the Afghan war, and many more in Lutyen’s Delhi (New Delhi).
Afterwards drive straight towards Agra through Express Highway. You will stop off at Sikandra Fort, location for the marvelous tomb of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. The structure is a perfect blend of Hindu, Islamic, Buddhist, Christian, and Jain motifs. Built in red sandstone with stunning inlay work of marble, it is an amazing monument of India. On arrival in Agra, you will be transferred to your hotel to check in.
Later proceed to visit the lofty Agra Fort complex. Built of white marble and red sandstone, Agra Fort is a treasure house of Mughal architecture. Discover the beautiful Pearl Mosque, the citadel of Jahangir Mahal, the Diwan-i-Khas, Diwan-i-Am, Nagina Masjid, Macchi Bhawan, and the old Mughal market of the Meena Bazar. You will also see the mosaics of the Sheesh Mahal, and the octagonal tower of the Saman Burj. Overnight stay in your hotel in Agra.
Taj Mahal visit - Jaipur (via Fatehpur Sikri)
Early morning proceeds for the sunrise tour of Taj Mahal. During dawn, one can observe the effects caused by the reflections of the changing colors of the rising Sun on this masterpiece. The Taj Mahal is one of the most famous UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world. Morning around 5:30 a.m. (Summer) time 6:15 a.m. (winter) driver and guide pick up you from the hotel and transfer you for Taj Mahal visit.
Later drive towards Jaipur, en-route visiting Fatehpur Sikri -a wonderful fortified ancient city was the short-lived capital of the Mughal empire between 1572 and 1585, during the reign of Emperor Akbar. Its stunning mosque displays both Persian and Hindu design and is secured by a 54-meter high entrance.
Later visit Abhaneri. The Chand Baori is a beautiful stepwell built over a thousand years ago in the Abhaneri village of Rajasthan. It is one of the largest step-wells in the world.
Evening check-in at Jaipur Hotel. The remaining time is at leisure. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Jaipur - Delhi (Transfer)
After breakfast start the guided tour of the capital city of Rajasthan i.e. Jaipur. Jaipur was also one of the first planned cities in India and is remarkable for its wide streets, and beautiful terracotta colored buildings. Your tour will start from Amber fort, a town with an area of 4 square kilometers, located 11 kilometres from Jaipur. The Fort displays excellent mirror works, paintings, carvings, frescoes, mosaics, engravings, and murals. Located high on a hill, it is the principal tourist attraction in the Jaipur area. (also enjoy Elephant Ride at Amber Fort).
Later visit the City Palace of Jaipur, which includes the Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal palaces and other buildings, is a palace complex in Jaipur.
Also visit Jantar Mantar and Hawa Mahal during the afternoon.
Jantar Mantar (Astronomical Site):- is a collection of nineteen architectural astronomical instruments, built by the Rajput king Sawai Jai Singh, and completed in 1734 AD.
Hawa Mahal (Wind Palace):- Hawa Mahal is a palace in Jaipur, India, so named because it was essentially a high screen wall built so the women of the royal household could observe street festivals while unseen from the outside.
Evening you will be transferred to Delhi International Airport for your flight back home or onward journey. This will be the perfect finale of your 4 days Golden Triangle Tour.