India's Golden Triangle is a tourist circuit which includes: Delhi, Agra (including the Taj Mahal), and Jaipur. The Golden Triangle is so called because of the triangular shape formed by the locations of New Delhi, Agra and Jaipur on a map. These three cities are extremely popular as tourist destinations among the foreign tourists visiting India as well as among the natives.
On arrival at IGI International Airport - New Delhi our representative will meet & assist you to your vehicle. Later drive to Agra, home of the world heritage "Taj Mahal". Check In your preferred hotel upon arrival & after breakfast / lunch your tour guide will meet you at hotel lobby and assist you with your sightseeing today. Visit the Agra Fort- containing the Pearl Mosque and the Hall of Public and Private Audience, Itmad-Ul-Daula tomb- built by Noor Jehan in memory of her father. Later free to relax in hotel or enjoy local shopping. Evening you can enjoy the Sound & Light Show in Agra Fort. Overnight stay at hotel.
Note:- Taj Mahal remains closed on every Friday & depending upon your arrival days we may have to reschedule its visit today.
Early morning Sunrise visit famous Taj Mahal - Symbol of Love. Built by the Mughal Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 in memory of his loving queen Mumtaz Mahal. Later Check Out after Breakfast and drive to Jaipur "Pink City" of India. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri, built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 to commemorate the birth of his son and later abandoned due to scarcity of water. Fatehpur Sikri famous for Buland Darwaza, the main entrance to this ancient city, there are numerous noteworthy monuments. The nine jewels of Akbar’s court whose intellect and insight were greatly revered, presided in this city during his rule “ Proceed to Jaipur & on arrival check in at hotel. After refreshing Late afternoon proceed for City Tour - visit City Palace, Jantar Mantar, and Hawa Mahal.
City Palace one of the most famous tourist attractions this beautiful palace was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh during his reign. It is the official residence of the present royal family & covering a large area divided into a series of courtyards, gardens and buildings. A part of this Palace is now turned into a museum housing Armoury, Textiles and Artefacts. City Palace is delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthani architecture. Jantar Mantar (The Astronomical Observatory) - built in 17th century & is an excellent example of precision. Each construction has a specific purpose to measure the position of stars, altitudes and azimuths or calculating eclipses and some of them can be still used in modern times too.
Hawa Mahal famous monument of redefines the creativity and excellence of mind used in daily pleasure activities and also known as “palace of winds”. Evening free to relax or enjoy local shopping etc. on your own. Overnight stay at hotel.
Note:- Taj Mahal remains closed on every Friday & depending upon your arrival days we may have to reschedule it the previous day.
Morning visit Amber Fort. Reach the Fort’s Ramparts having an exciting ride on an Elephant back feeling like the "Royal Maharaja". Amber Fort - Ancient capital of Kachhawaha Rajputs rulers of Jaipur. See the extravagant Palaces inside the Fort & the opulence of Rajput royal lifestyle of the Summer Palace, Winter Palace and Mirror Palace etc. Later Check out & leave Jaipur to proceed for Delhi. Lunch enroute & drop at IGI International Airport New Delhi to board flight to onward destination (Tour ends here).