India's Golden Triangle is popular all across the world. Comprising of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, the Golden Triangle Circuit is truly full of surprises for travellers. Each of these cities is located at roughly 200-250 km from each other and quite well-connected by road and train. If you plan to dig out the history of the Mughal and the Rajput era, you should definitely visit the cities of the Golden Triangle. Delhi, divided into Old Delhi and New Delhi, is redolent with old-world charm and showcases the modern-day lifestyle. Old Delhi is famous for its Mughal-era tourist attractions and bustling markets whereas New Delhi is home to multiple government buildings. Located in the state of Uttar Pradesh, Agra is where the Taj Mahal stands in all its glory. Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan, is well-known for its forts, palaces and local markets. It is the place where you'll find some of the world's finest hotels. Amritsar, also included in this package, is a holy city in the state of Punjab.
After your arrival in Delhi, get ready for a wonderful sightseeing tour of Old Delhi and New Delhi. Old Delhi is reminiscent of the glorious Mughal history whereas New Delhi exhibits modernity at its best. Experience both the aspects during your tour. After visiting famous tourist attractions like the Jama Masjid, the Red Fort, the Humayun's Tomb, the Qutub Minar etc. Next day, drive to Agra where you'll view the Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort. While in Jaipur, make a visit to the City Palace, the Hawa Mahal, the Jantar Mantar, the Amer Fort etc. After you have explored the cities of the Golden Triangle, make a visit to Amritsar which is the spiritual seat of the Sikhs. The Golden Temple is the biggest attraction in the city. A 5-minute walk from this holy site will take you to the Jallianwala Bagh which is where the Amritsar massacre took place in the year 1919. Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the local market and buy souvenirs of your choice.
Get back to Delhi by train and reach the Delhi airport or the railway station so that you can travel back home or continue your onward journey.
On arrival at Delhi airport or railway station, our representative will meet you to pick you up and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at your leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel in Delhi.
Optional : Delhi by cycle
In the early morning after having the lavish breakfast your sightseeing tour will be started from old delhi where you will visit Jama Masjid - The largest mosque of India and can accommodate 25000 devotees at a time and drive past Red Fort which is situated in the heart of purani Dilli or Old Delhi. . After that enjoy the rickshaw ride in the busiest roads and alleys of Chandni Chowk. Hereafter you will visit New Delhi and first visit to Humayun Tomb and it was built after his death. Afterward visit Qutub Minar and drive pass through India gate, Presidential Palace and Parliament house. And after completing sightseeing drive back to hotel for night stay.
Optional : Akshardham Temple or Gurudwara Bangla Saheb
Today after breakfast we will drive to Agra city which is famous for its world heritage site and one of the seven wonders of world Taj Mahal .After arrival check in to your pre booked hotel and after check in visit Taj Mahal known as monument of love built by Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaj Mahal after her death.. After visiting Taj Mahal drive back to the hotel for overnight stay in Agra. Followed by a visit to Agra Fort- the mughal seat constructed by three generations of Mughal.
Optional : Sheroes Hangout Cafe for Lunch
After having breakfast we will drive to Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri which was built by great emperor Akbar. After Fatehpur Sikri continue drive to Jaipur. Jaipur is gateway to the state of Rajasthan know for its culture. Arrive Jaipur & check in to your hotel for night stay.
Optional : Light & Sound Show at Amer Fort
Begin your day with delicious breakfast and leave for the sightseeing of Jaipur. Take a drive to Amer Fort which is situated about 10 kms out of Jaipur city. Enjoy Elephant ride while ascending the fort. Drive past Hawa Mahal which is commonly known as “palace of wind”. This monument was made for the royal ladies of Jaipur so that they can see everything from inside but no one can see them from outside. After that you can visit the historical sites of Jaipur which includes city palace - residence of royal family of Jaipur but a part of palace is converted into museum and Jantar Mantar (the largest astronomical monument).
Optional : Elephant Tour (Ele Day)
After breakfast drive back to Delhi and check into the hotel relax and rest of the time is free for leisure activities or you can also visit some places nearby your hotel.
Optional : Evening free for shopping
Today after breakfast get assisted to the train station to board your train to Amritsar. Meeting and assistance upon arrival in Amritsar railway station and transfer to your hotel. After check in visit the Wagah Border – Indo – Pak border around 28 kms from Amritsar. Be a part of one of the most patriotic ceremonies at Wagah Border – change of guard ceremony. It is official ceremony taking place every day in a formal way to close the border. The ceremony starts with Parade and ending with lowering of the flag of both countries.
Drive back to your hotel for overnight stay.
Optional : Food Walk or Punjabi Village Tour
Today morning visit the Golden temple – one of the most religious places for Sikhs though people from all castes visit the place. It is a beautiful Golden color structure. Afternoon enjoy the shopping at local markets near temple and get assisted to the train station to board your train to Delhi.
We thoroughly loved our trip on a trip with Mr. Amit. He was very organised, polite and friendly in nature and customised our trip as per the desire. All the accommodation provided was great and is any problem it was rectified immediately. Max whole team arranged everything efficiently to make our trip comfortable and memorable. We thoroughly enjoyed our trip and would highly recommend Max Holidays to everyone
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