Experience the magic of three beautiful cities – Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. Golden Triangle Tour is not just about visiting attractive monuments of these three cities but is also a cultural plunge. Delhi offers a wealth of sites including its medieval Mughal buildings, labyrinthine bazaars & Raj's immaculate new city, now the seat of government. Capital of the princely state of Rajasthan, Jaipur, boasts several enormous Forts & Palaces rich with history, pride, chivalry and bravery. Agra, the city of Taj Mahal, is on the banks of River Yamuna, where the Taj Mahal, the most beautiful monument, stands majestically by the banks of the river reciting the poetry of eternal love. Set of on a luxurious trail of the Golden Triangle with top notch hotels for accommodation. We have carefully selected The Oberoi hotels to give you an experience of a lifetime while you enjoy passing through the streets of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.
Upon arrival at the airport, our representative will meet & greet you and transfer you to your hotel. Delhi is the Capital city of India. Delhi is not merely a city but a riveting book - a book which narrates the history of India. The city was built and destroyed seven times and has been witness to the various events which has brought India through history books. Seven times this city went through the pain of being built and rebuilt again. Today as the capital of India, Delhi is the seat of administrator and the monuments, which tells us the saga of the bygone era. These icons are testimony to the grandeur of the past and also an attraction for the tourists. This day is at leisure.Overnight in Delhi.In Delhi, stay at the luxury hotel - The Oberoi. A centrally located 5 star luxury hotel, The Oberoi, New Delhi, reflects the capital’s spirit in a harmonious mélange of tradition and modernity. Superb interiors, delectable international cuisines, impeccable service and centralized location make Oberoi one of the most graceful and downtown hotels in Delhi. Starting from business travelers to leisure vacationers, the hotel is the ultimate destination for all types of travelers. Recognized as a pioneer among luxury hotels in India, it was the first to offer a 24-hour personal Butler service.
After breakfast, proceed for the full day sightseeing of Old and New Delhi. Visit Red Fort (Remains closed on every Monday), built in the year 1648 by Shah Jahan. Raj Ghat, memorial to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. It is a simple black marble platform that marks the spot of his cremation on 31 January 1948. Later, you will be taken to New Delhi which includes Humayun's Tomb, memorial of Mughal Emperor Humayun, built in the year 1562. The complex is a World Heritage Site & the first example of this type of Mughal architecture in India. Qutub Minar built in the year 1206 by Qutub-ud-din Aibek. It is the tallest (72m) brick minaret in the world, an important example of Indo-Islamic Architecture. Qutub Minar & its monuments are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Further we drive past India Gate, memorial built in the year 1931 to commemorate the Indian soldiers who died in the World War I & the Afghan Wars. The names of the soldiers who died in these wars are inscribed on the walls. President's House, the official residence of the President of India, built in the year 1931. Until 1950 it was known as Viceroy's House & served as the residence of the Governor-General of British India. Overnight stay in Delhi.
After breakfast, you will be visiting Akshardham & Gurudwara Bangla Sahib (the renowned Sikh temple). Swaminarayan Akshardham reflects the essence and magnitude of India's ancient architecture, traditions and timeless spirituality. Hall of Values - Universal values for mankind presented through audio-animators and light and sound diorama presentations from the life of Bhagwan Swaminarayan. Giant Screen Film - A giant screen film on an 85’ x 65’ screen that vividly portrays an 11-year-old child-yogi’s epic pilgrimage of India. Boat Ride - A 12 minute fascinating boat-ride experience of 10,000 years of India's glorious heritage. Learn about the discoveries and inventions of the rishi-scientists of India, see the world’s first university of Takshashila and sail through the caves of Ajanta-Ellora. Garden of India - Sixty acres of lush lawns, gardens and exquisite bronze statues of India's child gems, valorous warriors, national figures and great women personalities inspire visitors with values and national pride. Later, visit Gurudwara Bangla Sahib; Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is one of the most prominent Sikh gurdwara, or Sikh house of worship, in Delhi, India and known for its association with the eighth Sikh Guru, Guru Har Krishan, as well as the holly river inside its complex, known as the "Sarovar." Evening is at leisure. Overnight stay in Delhi
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Agra. Agra is beautifully situated on the banks of the River Yamuna. It achieved prominence as the capital of the Mughals Emperors from the year 1526 to 1628, remains a major tourist destination because of its many splendid Mughal-era monuments, most notably the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort & Fatehpur Sikri, all of which are UNESCO World Heritage sites. Upon arrival in Agra, check in at the hotel. Later proceed for sightseeing of Agra. Agra Fort, designed and built by Akbar in 1565 A.D., built with barricaded wall of red sand stone; it houses the beautiful and numerous palaces including the Jahangir Mahal, Diwan-i-Khas, Diwan-i-Am, Macchhi Bhawan, Nagina Masjid, Moti Masjid, Sheesh Mahal, Musamman Burj where from Taj Mahal is visible in all its beauty from one side of the fort. Emperor Sahahjahan, prisoner of his son Aurangzeb in his old age was put in a cell from where he could gaze at the Taj Mahal at a distance, from his cell in the fort. Taj Mahal (Remains closed on every Friday) is the one of the Seven Wonders of the World surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife. Overnight stay in Agra.In Agra Stay at a Luxury Hotel - The Oberoi Amarvilas: during a stay in The Oberoi Amarvilas, one can wake up to the marvelous sight of the Taj Mahal as the monument of love gets bathed by the first rays of dawn. Ranked among one of the leading resorts in the world, the Oberoi Amarvilas offers the most splendid view of Taj Mahal. As it rests at a distance of just 600 meters away from Taj Mahal, its interiors seem to be the finest example of Moorish and Mughal architecture. Royal service, breathtaking views of Taj and fine décor makes one’s stay in Amarvilas a truly unforgettable experience.
Early in the morning you will have breakfast and then check out. Later drive to the beautiful city of Jaipur, also known as the Pink City of India. En route visit Fatehpur Sikri, the abandoned city of the Mughal Empire. The city boasts some of the magnificent monuments built during the Mughal Era, which include the Panch Mahal, Buland Darwaza and Dargah of Sheikh Salim Chisti. You have time to explore the corners of Fatehpur Sikri. Later continue your drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival in Jaipur check into the Hotel. Overnight stay in Jaipur.In Jaipur Stay at a Luxury Hotel - The Oberoi Rajvilas: It is the ideal base from where one can explore one of India’s most exotic and vibrant cities, Jaipur. Just 15 minutes’ drive away from the city centre of Jaipur, The Oberoi Rajvilas is the finest retreat that gives a real royal feel of princely Rajasthan. With 54 Premier Rooms, 13 Luxury Tents, one Royal Tent, two Luxury Villas with Private Pools and the Kohinoor Villa with a Private Pool, The Oberoi Rajvilas resembles a royal Rajasthani fort that is attracting tourists constantly since its inception.
After breakfast, proceed for the sightseeing of Jaipur. 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 afternoon is kept free to visit the famous markets of textiles, gems, carpets, and handicrafts. Jaipur is an ideal place for buying souvenirs. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
After a leisurely breakfast, drive back to Delhi and straight to the international airport for your onward journey. We hope you had a wonderful time exploring the golden triangle in luxury. Have a pleasant flight.
|Duration||:||6 Nights / 7 Days|
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|Route||:||Delhi - Agra - Jaipur|