Duration : 7 Nights / 8 Days
Loction : Agra, Rajasthan- North India
Best Season : October to April
Category : Cultural, Heritage Tour
Covering : Delhi > Agra - The Taj Mahal > Jaipur The Capital city of Rajasthan
You can take it : As a private, personalised tour (tour dates would be of your choice)
Special About Tour :
This tour takes you to three of the India's most popular tourist destinations, covering Delhi, Agra and Jaipur the Capital of Rajasthan, which makes it the Golden Triangle of India tour
We start the tour in the historic city of Delhi, with the Lutyen's New Delhi and the hustle and bustle of the Old City. Further the tour continues to Agra to admire one of the most iconic and beautiful buildings in the world, the Taj Mahal, as well as the impressive Agra Fort.
At last we continue to the Pink City of India Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan, with its stately forts, sprawling palaces and colourful markets.
It is a highly recommended tour for the first time visitor to India and it covers the popular triangle consisting of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.
Golden Triangle Tour India is the most popular tourist circuit in India and is a combination of Agra and Jaipur tour with Delhi. These tour packages to India offer one of the finest cultural experience in India along with visit to some of the finest monuments and UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the Taj Mahal in Agra.
This tour helps you to discover those aspects of the country which you have heard or read about, but never seen. Exploring the Pink city of Jaipur- Amber fort with elephant rides, Taj Mahal at Agra, UNESCO world heritage sites at Delhi Agra and Jaipur with a visit to temples, and Sikh religious shrines, with enjoying some of the cultural activities will give you a glimpse of India tour and will leave you with memorable experiences at the end. So come experience the Golden Triangle tour of India with Summit Safari….!
The same tour can be taken as the Best of Agra and Jaipur tour package, India's Golden Triangle tour, Agra and Jaipur Tour, The Taj Mahal tour to India, Forts and Palaces tour to India, Delhi to Agra Tour, Jaipur Agra Holiday tour, Family tour to Taj Mahal and Jaipur. mini tours to India, Luxury tour to Taj Mahal and Jaipur
Brief Itinerary : Delhi (03 Nights) > Agra (01 Nights) > Jaipur (03 Nights)
You will be met from your flight to Delhi International Airport by Summit Safari’s representative, and he will accompany you to your hotel in Delhi. Rest of the day is free at leisure to relax after the flight.
After breakfast, in the morning we will take you for a sightseeing tour of Delhi to view some of the famous sights of the town with. We will take a walking tour of the Old Delhi covering the Chandani Chowk, historic Red Fort, and the busy market. If interested we will arrange for a bicycle rickshaw ride in old Delhi or a Tuk - Tuk (Three wheeler) ride in New Delhi for you. We will also visit and the Raj Ghat, a memorial built for Mahatma Gandhi, a prominent figure in India’s struggle for freedom, Bangla Sahib Gurudwara ( a sikh shrine) , drive past Lutyen’s New Delhi and will also visit Gandhi Smriti, also known as the Birla house where –Mahatma Gandhi had lived the last 144 days of his life from 09 September 1947 to 30 January 1948 when he was assassinated in 78th year of life at Birla House Prayer Grounds by Nathuram Godse. Thus, the house treasures many memories of his life. Later we Visit the tomb of Humayun an early Mughal structure made of red sandstone and white marble. Second night in the same hotel in Delhi.
Today after breakfast around 08:30 AM we will drive you to Agra (220 kms / 4-5 hrs). On arrival at Agra check into your hotel and later after the lunch in late afternoon (3:30 PM), we will take you to visit the impressive Agra Fort whose buildings, made of red sandstone and marble, are a mix of Hindu and Islamic architecture. Later we drive back to Hotel and after freshing up in the evening around 06:00 PM we will take you to visit Kalakriti to view the “Mohabbat-the-Taj” a series of play, music and dance, depicting the saga of love. It is based on the true and immortal love story of Emperor Shajahan for Mumtaj Mahal- his beautiful wife, related to the story of Taj Mahal. The show will take you back to the times of the lavish lifestyle of Mughal era. Later on return back to your hotel in Agra.
Today early morning (05:30 AM) we will take you to visit epitome of love, The Taj Mahal at Agra, which is one of the most graceful and extravagant monuments of the world. Later we drive back to the hotel and after breakfast around 09:30 AM, we check out from the hotel and will drive you to Jaipur with an en route stop at Fatehpur Sikri, the red sandstone city built by Emperor Akbar that was abandoned after just 14 years. Closer to Jaipur we drive you to Abhaneri village to visit the the impressive 9th Century Chand Baori, a step well at Abhaneri. Later reach by evening at Jaipur for three nights stay at the same hotel.
Today early morning after the breakfast around 08:00 A.M, we will leave the hotel to visit the17th century hilltop Amber fort. Being a perfect blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture, this fort attracts travellers from around the globe. Beautifully caparisoned elephants go up carrying visitors to the fort. These well cladded elephants make a joyride to Amber fort and in turn makes your travel to Amber fort a fascinating experience. Later on we will visit Jaigarh Fort, overlooking the palaces and city of Amer ( Amber), the world’s biggest cannon on wheels- The Jai Ban is positioned here. The fort offers the amazing view of the city below. Later on return back to Jaipur and have lunch in a local restaurant. Later after the lunch we will take you to visit the city palace and the Jaipur observatory (Jantar Mantar). Later on return back to the hotel by evening. Second night in the same hotel in Jaipur.
Meals Plan: Breakfast + Dinner is included
Today you can choose to have a Day at Leisure or can choose to go for a walk in the local colourful market of Jaipur along with the shopping of Handicrafts. Jaipur is a treasure trove for shoppers, shopping is irresistible, a wide range of handicrafts are available in the market, and most of items are produced locally in and around the state of Rajasthan. The city is one of the most important centres in the world for cutting and polishing precious and semi precious stones, particularly that of diamonds, topaz and emeralds. Jaipur enjoys a high reputation for the manufacture of jewellery. It is one of the most active jewel markets of the world. Jaipur brass work is of immaculate quality. The Jaipur brass worker is successful in infusing life like charm into the dull metal. Jaipur is the perfect place to shop for Handicrafts, antiques, miniature paintings, jewellery, gem stones, pottery, carpets, textiles, metalwork, stone works including the Blue pottery and leather wear.
Even you can choose to go for a Ayurveda message or for a colourful cultural performance and dinner at an ethnic restaurant. Third night in the same hotel in Jaipur.
Today after breakfast we will drive you back to Delhi. On arrival at Delhi check into your hotel and rest of the time is free to relax. Later at Night / or next day as per your return flight schedule we will transfer you to the international airport at New Delhi to board your return flight back home.
This is where the tour ends. However, if you wish to stay longer in Delhi or want to take extension tour, we can make arrangements for you to be transferred to the airport at a later time.
End of the services and the tour…!
This is the itinerary for a tour which we run regularly. It can be altered & customised and we like to discuss plans with clients and can make suggestions about special places to visit depending on our clients’ interests, and available time. You can get an idea of your holidays from the mentioned tours. We do not club our clients to groups. We suggest, plan and organize only tailor-made, personalised tour holidays to India for each client. Either you can make your own group, we would be happy to organize a personalise tour for your private group.
Our Knowledgeable tour escorts is with you throughout the trip to all the famous sights and wherever required a local knowledgeable guide is provided on spot for your tour to make history and culture come alive through the stories that unfold throughout the journey. The itinerary is planned carefully, in such a way that you get enough time to acclimatize properly while driving through The Great Himalayas and to relax or to make walk in the local area and to experience the authentic life of the people living in these remote parts of Indian Himalayas…!
You will follow the itinerary as a private tour, accompanied by one of our excellent Guides/ tour escorts through out the trip. Internal travel chauffeur-driven luxury jeep / car.
These destinations are the most sought-after tourist destinations of India. Every year these places greets thousands of people from across the globe. To serve the best, there is no problem regarding accommodation on the tour. These places have plenty of hotels which are well equipped with all modern amenities and comprises variety of luxury, deluxe, heritage and budget hotels . One can choose the place of accommodation according to one’s requirement and budget.
You stay in comfortable mid range Indian Hotels or A class star category luxury hotels which offer immaculate hospitality to guests, all as preferred by you. We would like to discuss and make suggestions about accommodation at the time of planning your holidays with us.
Meal plans: Room + Breakfast.