Golden Triangle with Pushkar tour is one of the tours that will give you a feeling of completeness as with the excursion of modern cities and searching about their history, colourful and traditional side of India is also well explored. We make sure that no stone in the aforementioned aspects is unturned for you. Pushkar holds the largest camel fair in this world annually and visiting this fair will be an experience you will never be able to forget. Men and Women clad in colourful traditional outfits of Rajasthan will treat you as their most important guests.
After arrival at the Delhi Airport, meet & greet at the airport with our representative and get transferred to the hotel.
Rest of the day is at leisure.
After breakfast, proceed for Delhi sightseeing starting with a visit to the Jama Masjid - the largest Mosque in India. Visit Chandni Chowk, the oldest and the biggest bazaar of Old Delhi. Later, walk up to Fatehpuri Masjid and enjoy a rickshaw ride till Red Fort. Here our driver will meet you, drive past Red Fort (a 17th-century historical fort in Delhi) and reach Rajghat, a memorial where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. An eternal flame burns on one side of this memorial. Visit the Humayun Tomb - the first garden-style tomb of India. The main highlight of this tomb, inspired by Persian architecture, is the four garden squares with water passage channels surrounding the tomb. Drive past Rashtrapati Bhawan - the residence of the President of India and India Gate - an archway built in honor of the soldiers who died in World War I. Visit Qutub Minar built by Qutab-ud-din Aibak in 1193 to mark the beginning of Muslim rule in India.
After breakfast, we will drive to Agra. After reaching Agra check-in at the hotel. On arrival, we will proceed to see the white marble beauty, Taj Mahal. A visit to the Taj Mahal is one of the fascinating highlights of our Golden Triangle tour. After this, we will visit the Agra Fort one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
After an early breakfast, we will drive to Jaipur. En-route we will stop to visit Fatehpur Sikri. It is the political capital of India's Mughal Empire under Akbar s reign from the year 1571 until 1586 when it was abandoned ostensibly due to lack of water. We will visit Emperor Akbar’s Residential complex, Mosque, and Tomb of Salim.
We will then continue our drive to Jaipur. On arrival, check-in at the hotel.
After breakfast, proceed for sightseeing. Visit the Amer Fort dating back to the 16th century that displays private halls, pavilions, former private chambers of the King and royal Rajput women. The reflection of this fort falling on the Maota Lake is truly captivating. Enjoy an Elephant ride here. Explore the City Palace consisting of former private and public chambers, silver vessels, courtyards, gateways, private chambers of the King and lot more. Later, visit the Jantar Mantar which is an astronomical observatory that features the World’s largest Sundial - Samrat Yantra. Then visit the Hawa Mahal - a five-story palace built-in 1799 during Rajput rule. It is popularly known for its intricately-designed 953 windows adorned with spectacular latticework. Later, the afternoon is kept free to visit the famous markets of textiles, gems, carpets, and handicrafts. Jaipur is an ideal place for buying souvenirs.
After breakfast, you will check-out and proceed to Pushkar. As part of the city sightseeing tour, visit the Pushkar Lake - a sacred Hindu lake surrounded by 52 bathing ghats; the famous Brahma Temple, which is the only Brahma Temple in the world; and the cattle fairground which hosts the world-renowned Pushkar Cattle Fair - the world’s largest cattle fair hosted every year in between the months October to November. Later, wander through the local markets famous for their intricate Rajasthani art, crafts, and handicrafts.
*NOTE - About Pushkar Fair - Pushkar brings alive the rich tradition of Rajasthan enhancing the glory of the golden sand. Spectacular Fair Ground with Camels, decorated cattle's, adventures competitions, jostling rustic crowd, meditating sadhus, holy dip, and vivid stalls. The Pushkar Fair, also known as the Pushkar Camel Fair, or Pushkar Mela, is a colourful and vibrant display of unique exhibitions, exciting competitions and fascinating events. Extending to seven days, this annual camel and livestock fair, held in the town of Pushkar between the months of October and November draws a large number of crowds. Besides, this fair is renowned for being one of the world’s largest cattle fairs. The Pushkar Fair is a lifetime experience. The fair is celebrated between the months of October and November on the occasion of the holy Kartik Purnima.
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed towards Ajmer. Later visit Ajmer Sharif Dargah- a shrine built over the grave of Sufi saint Moinuddin Chishti.
Later, you will be transferred to Ajmer Railways Station to take your train to Delhi. On arrival at Delhi Station, our representative will meet you and you will be driven to the hotel. Check-in at the hotel and take rest.
Today, after enjoying your breakfast, our driver will drop you at Delhi Airport. From here you can board your flight and return to your home.
|Duration||:||7 Nights / 8 Days|
|Starting price||:||440 Per Person|
|Route||:||Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Pushkar - Delhi|