Indiaâ€™s Golden Triangle is a tourist circuit which includes: Delhi, Agra (including the Taj Mahal), and Jaipur.
These trips usually last 7 or 8 days and do the trip as a circuit starting and ending in Delhi. Flights and hotels are often included in the price, and it is normally possible to do the trip by coach or private journey through most tour operators. Although the Golden Triangle is now a well travelled route it is rightly so, hosting many of Indiaâ€™s great cultural gems, and providing a good spectrum of the countryâ€™s different landscapes.
Arrival in Delhi
Welcome to New Delhi, the capital city of India. Upon arrival at New Delhi International Airport, a representative of Rover Holidays will greet and transfer you to the prearranged hotel. Wash, change and relax. Have dinner and stay overnight at the hotel.
Have a very hearty breakfast at the hotel. Later proceed on sightseeing tour of Delhi, the capital city of India. Major sightseeing attractions include Red Fort (UNESCO world heritage site), Jama Masjid (the largest mosque of India), Rajghat (the final resting place of Mahatma Gandhi), Qutub Minar (UNESCO world heritage site â€“ the longest brick minaret in the world), India Gate (an imposing war memorial structure), President House, Parliament House, Old Fort, Humayunâ€™s Tomb (UNESCO world heritage site), Lotus Temple, Birla Temple, National Museum, Connaught Place, etc. Enjoy dinner and stay overnight at the hotel.
Delhi â€“ Agra
Take your breakfast at the hotel. Then drive to Agra in Uttar Pradesh en route visiting famous Akbarâ€™s Tomb at Sikandara. Upon arrival at Agra, a representative of Rover Holidays will transfer you to the prearranged hotel. Wash, change and relax. Later visit the magnificent Taj Mahal â€“ Indiaâ€™s star tourist attraction. Famed as the Symbol of Love, the Taj Mahal is a UNESCO world heritage site and one of the Seven Wonders of the World. See the matchless beauty of the Taj at sunset. Dinner & overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Agra â€“ Ranthambore
In the early morning take battery ride to the Taj. See the Taj Mahal at sunrise. Return to hotel for breakfast. Later visit the magnificent Agra Fort and explore its architectural brilliance. Later, drive to Ranthambhore National Park in Rajasthan. Ranthambore National Park is one of the most sought after national parks in India. It is famous for having good population and density of royal Bengal tigers. It is considered to be as one of the finest places in India to see royal Bengal tigers at natural habitats. Upon arrival at Ranthambore, Rover Holidays representative will transfer you to the prearranged hotel for overnight stay.
Ranthambore National Park
Have a very hearty breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy two wildlife safaris in jeep to explore the rich flora and fauna of the park. You will have a wonderful experience of wildlife viewing and birding during your jungle expedition in Ranthambore National Park. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Ranthambore â€“ Jaipur
After hearty breakfast at the hotel, drive to Jaipur â€“ the capital and largest city of Indian state of Rajasthan. Famed as the Pink City of India, Jaipur is one of the most prominent tourist destinations in Rajasthan and India. Upon arrival at Jaipur, a representative of Rover Holidays will transfer you to the prearranged hotel. Freshen up and relax. Spend rest of the day at leisure. Enjoy dinner and stay overnight at the hotel.
After an early morning breakfast, proceed to Amber Fort situated in the outskirts of the city on a top of hill. Enjoy elephant ride to ascend the fort. Explore architectural brilliance of the fort complex. Return to hotel en route visiting famous Jal Mahal Palace. After some relax, continue your sightseeing tours of Jaipur. Visit major attractions like City Palace Complex, Hawa Mahal (the Palace of Winds), Jantar Mantar Observatory (UNESCO world heritage site) and Albert Hall Museum. Explore local bazaars in the evening. Purchase some gifts for your near and dear ones. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Jaipur â€“ Delhi â€“ Departure
Have a relaxed breakfast at the hotel. Drive back to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, a representative of Rover Holidays will transfer you to the hotel. Freshen up and relax. Spend rest of the day at leisure. Finish your last minute shopping. After a farewell dinner organized at the hotel, you will be transferred to New Delhi International Airport on time. Take flight back to your home destination with sweet memories of golden triangle tour in India.