Duration: 09 Days / 08 Nights
Places to Visit: Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Varanasi - Delhi
Day 01 : Delhi
On your arrival in Delhi railway station or airport, our tour representative will make you a contact and assist you to transfer your pre-booked hotel in the city. Check in the hotel and settle down your luggage and yourself in the room. Rest for a while and then, be ready to visit various attractions of Delhi which is the first destination of golden triangle tour in India. So, your voyage will start from Jama Masjid visit that is the largest mosque in India and takes you to Red Fort – a heritage Indian site and was once the royal home of Mughals. Delhi visit includes several famous sites. So, enjoy the full day Delhi exploration and also, enjoy visiting the crowded yet lively Chandani Chowk of Delhi. Lunch will be done outside in a restaurant and by evening, way back to hotel where enjoy your overnight stay after dinner.
Day 02 : Delhi - Drive to Jaipur
Next morning, complete your daily chores and be ready to explore remaining famous attractions of Delhi which include visiting Laxmi Narayan Mandir, India Gate, Gandhi Memorial etc. After lunch, you will get a chance to visit Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb and Parliament House and then, drive on the sizzling journey to Jaipur which is 273 kms away from Delhi. On reaching Jaipur, complete check in procedure in a pre-booked heritage hotel where enjoy dinner and overnight stay.
Day 03 : Jaipur Sightseeing
Feel the charm of the morning on your 3 rd day of this trip in Jaipur as it is the day dedicated to Jaipur sightseeing. So, first complete all your daily chores and have breakfast in hotel and then, we take you to the first attraction of Pink City – Amber Fort. Located at a hilltop, it is a huge fort in which you will be offered an elephant ride at the entrance. This fort is 11 kms away from the main city and here, you can see a variety of amazing structures like Diwan-I-Khas, Diwan-I-Aam, Genesh Pol and Sila Devi Temple. So, enjoy exploring these structures and feel the lavishness of this place. After that, we take you to another famous attraction of Jaipur that is City Palace. It is a remarkable palace constructed with Rajasthani and Mughal architectures. After observing this marvellous attraction, enjoy a mesmerising visit to Hawa Mahal that has 953 jharokhas and has a phenomenal structure. At last, have a delight of visiting Jantar Mantar – an astronomical observatory and a world heritage site. Lunch will be done outside in a restaurant and also, enjoy visiting the local market of Jaipur where you can buy jewellery, handicrafts, traditional dresses etc. After spending the entire day exploring Jaipur attractions, we drive you back to the hotel where spend overnight in comfort after dinner.
Day 04 : Drive to Agra Via Fatehpur Sikri
Next morning, pack your bag and baggage and be ready to leave Jaipur with some ever- lasting memories and now, it is the time to reach Agra. So, first have your hearty breakfast in hotel and then, check out. On the way to Agra, you will be stopped by Fatehpur Sikri which is a discarded city of Mughals and present some amazing glimpses of that period. Because of the water shortage, this city was abandoned by the famous Mughal Emperor – Akbar. This complex belongs to several structures and observing these structure will make you feel proud on your visit to this place. After that, drive straight to the Mughal City – Agra where your room in a heritage hotel is already booked. So, complete check in procedure and have rest there. Enjoy dinner and overnight stay.
Day 05 : Exploring Agra and Depart for Varanasi by Train
Set your alarms for early morning as your drive to the Taj Mahal is already scheduled to serve you an opportunity to have morning view of the Taj. So, after you wake up in the morning, the driver will take you to the Taj Mahal where your entry ticket is already taken and hence, take the straight entry inside the monument. At the time, sun rises, the beauty of the Taj Mahal gets doubled as the shining rays add more charm to it and it starts shining like a diamond. Taj Mahal is a one of the Seven Wonders of the World and has several ancient tales about it. Built by Shah Jahan- this monument is made in the loving memory of his wife – Mumtaz Mahal and now, it has become a hot tourists’ spot in India. After a memorable visit to Taj Mahal, proceed for UNESCO world heritage site of Agra – the Agra Fort which is constructed with red sandstone and also relates to Mughal Empire. At last, enjoy visiting Baby Taj which is a tomb of Itmad-Ud-Daula. After observing these attractions, take a visit to local market of Agra and shop for handicraft, art-work, traditional clothes etc. You can also enjoy trying local snacks in the market. After spending the entire day exploring Agra, we drop you to the railway station from where catch your train to Varanasi which is a holy city of India and a major attraction of our tour package. Overnight stay in the train.
Day 06 : Reaching Varanasi & Sightseeing
The train will report at Varanasi railhead by the morning and when you get down the platform, our representative will contact you and help you to transfer to your pre-booked hotel. Complete check-in procedure and then, have rest after freshen up. After breakfast, get on the way to Sarnath – for having a short tour to this Buddhist site. Sarnath holds a great value among Buddhist devotees as it is one of the 4 sacred and religious places of Buddhism. So, a visit to Varanasi would certainly make this tour special. After paying visit to Sarnath, drive back to Varanasi and enjoy visiting the city attractions namely Alamgir Mosque, Dasaswamedha Ghat, Bharat Mata Temple and at last Ganga Aarti in the evening. After that, we drive you back to hotel where enjoy dinner and comfortable overnight stay.
Day 07 : Varanasi Visit & back To Delhi
Next morning, wake up a bit early as you will be taken to the ghat to enjoy morning Ganga Aarti. After that, check out local as well as outsiders engaged in a variety of customs and rituals there. Then, enjoy a delighting breakfast and then, check out from hotel. We will transfer you to the airport to catch flight to the capital city – Delhi. On reaching Delhi, you will be dropped to railway station or can catch your flight to home. Here, our Golden Triangle Tour with Varanasi comes to an end.