Do you have an adventure streak in you or are you the one who loves the Jungle and animals, well then you are at the right place at the right time! This adventure travel package serves a dual purpose of showing you the cultural and historical heritage of our glorious India by covering the beautiful cities of our National Capital Delhi Jaipur and Agra and the wildlife opulence, the land of the Tigers, Ranthambhore National Park. That is why it has been given the perfect name... THE GOLDEN TRIANGLE TOUR WITH RANTHAMBHORE.
The 7 NIGHTS/ 8 DAYS adventure tour starts in the bustling capital city DELHI, where after seeing the beautiful architecture, it moves towards south for a TRIP TO JAIPUR by ROAD which takes around 4 hours. After witnessing the beautiful pink city and its monuments, you move towards the RANTHAMBHORE NATIONAL PARK. The journey from Jaipur to Ranthambhore would be by ROAD and would take around 3 hours.
Stroll in the natural environments of the Ranthambhore Tiger reserve and if you are the fortunate ones, you might be able to see India’s National Animal, The Tiger up personal and close. From the steep slopes of the Vindhyas, the tour would move to the undulating landscape of the Aravalli Peaks, in between catching a glimpse of the abandoned city of FATHEPUR SIKRI. Reach the culturally beautiful and vibrant city of AGRA after travelling on ROAD for 5 hours. Experience the hospitality and care of Agra and witness the monument of love TAJ MAHAL. Bid farewell to this mesmerising city and finally reach back to Delhi where it all started.
This adventure tour would surely make you feel proud of our country’s natural wealth and we are sure your friends and family would be jealous after seeing all the beautiful pictures that you clicked and would be itching to take this beautiful journey to see it themselves in reality. So, come and explore and flaunt your memories.
Day 1 starts with your arrival at the International/ Domestic Airport at New Delhi, where our representative would give you a warm welcome and then take you to your booked hotel where you would be staying the night.
After a quick breakfast and check out, proceed to JAIPUR on Day 2. The total distance of 267 kms would be covered by ROAD and it would take approximately 4 hours to reach Jaipur, the city built by Maharaja Jai Singh II and where all houses are painted in different shades of Pink. On arrival at Jaipur, check in and relax in the afternoon.
In the evening, visit the famous BIRLA MANDIR also known as the LAXMI NARAYAN MANDIR. This beautiful piece of white marble is situated just below the renowned Mata Dongri Fort. Roam around this vast complex which is built in a contemporary manner and enjoy the cool breeze and the vast landscapes. Later, witness the mesmerising Aarti Ceremony at the Birla Mandir complex. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 3 is dedicated to sightseeing in Jaipur which would start as soon as you have your breakfast at the hotel. You would be visiting the massive hill top fortress – THE AMBER FORT where you can enjoy a ride on the decorated and painted elephant. Click photographs and get impressed at the architectural brilliance of that time.
On the way, back from Amber fort, you would stop at another beautiful landscape of the city – THE HAWA MAHAL or the Palace of Winds. The Hawa Mahal is a monument encrusted with delicate screens and carved balconies from which the royal ladies could see the outside world. A marvel in itself, you can enjoy the fresh breeze once you go inside it.
The last place to visit before you call it a day is the UNESCO world Heritage Site, The JAIPUR OBSERVATORY which shows the astronomical skills and the cosmological skills of that time. It is the most significant, comprehensive and best preserved historic observatories in India. After a long tiring day, overnight stay at Hotel.
After an early breakfast in the hotel, check out and proceed towards RANTHAMBHORE which is famous for its Tiger Reserve. The 160 kms long journey would take around 3 hours BY ROAD and you would reach in the afternoon. After a quick lunch, you would leave for the excursion at RANTHAMBHORE NATIONAL PARK.
The Ranthambhore National Park was a former hunting preserve of the Maharajas. It is located at the junction of the Aravalli and Vindhya hill range and is a wildlife and photographer’s dream come true. The Park is spread across an area of approx. 400 sq. km and is the finest places to view animals especially the National Animal of India – The Tiger. You would be taking the afternoon JEEP SAFARI to roam around this beautiful landscape where you can see the Nilgai, barking deer and sloth bear too. After having a fruitful day, overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 5 starts with a nice early breakfast after which you leave for a half day sightseeing in the Ranthambhore National Park. A huge fort towers overs the park atop a hill and you can click many beautiful photographs while roaming around the fort. The wildlife enthusiast in you would jump in joy if you are lucky enough to have a close view of the Bengal Tiger- the pride of India.
By noon, proceed for AGRA with lunch on the way. The 260 Kms distance BY ROAD would take around 5 hours and Enroute you would also visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the City of FATHEPUR SIKRI which has been described by historians as the ‘World’s most perfectly preserved ghost town’. It was built by the great emperor Akbar but was abandoned after 14 years due to lack of water in the area. Although abandoned, the superb architecture in the form of building and minarets still remain intact and one can marvel at intricacies of those times.
Reach Agra after a long journey, check in and relax. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 6 is planned for AGRA SIGHTSEEING. Post breakfast, our representative would take you to explore the great architectural design, TAJ MAHAL, the monument in pure marble built by the Great Mughal Emperor Shahjahan in the memory of his late wife Mumtaz Mahal. Being one of the seven wonders of the world, it attracts millions of tourists all through the year. Made by over 20000 workers over a period of 17 years, this monument is truly an expression of love.
After spending time and clicking photographs, you would then head to another UNESCO world heritage site, The AGRA FORT, a red sandstone fortress with 2.5 kms long enclosure walls. The beautiful monument has the famous Jahangir Palace and the Khas Palace both built by Shahjahan. It also has two very beautiful mosques and audience halls known as Diwan-i-Khas and Diwan-i- Aam.
After seeing both the majestic monuments, you can shop for souvenirs and small gifts for your friends and family and then proceed for the Capital City NEW DELHI by Yamuna Expressway. The 200 Kms journey BY ROAD would take approx. 4 hours. Arrive in the night and check in the designated hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast, you would proceed for a sightseeing tour of the Capital, where the first place to visit would be the magnificent JAMA MASJID, the largest mosque in India and a beautiful architectural extravagance in itself. The Masjid built by Shah Jahan has a beautiful structure with a big courtyard capable of holding 25000 devotees which come every year to offer prayers on the occasion of Eid.
After clicking photographs you would drive past the marvel in red sandstone and the most iconic buildings of Delhi- The RED FORT which was commissioned by Shah Jahan to be his residence and modelled around the Agra fort. After clicking photographs, you head to the next destination the RAJ GHAT, which is MAHATMA GANDHI’s memorial who is also known as the Father of the Nation. Pay your respects at this black marble platform and proceed to visit the two museums dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi nearby. Next in line to visit is The INDIA GATE, a memorial built in the honour of the Indian Soliders martyred during the World War I. Pay your respect at the Amar Jawaan Jyoti and then drive past the major Government buildings like The Rashtrapati Bhawan- The President’s house and the Parliament house.
The day would end at the pride possession of Delhi, QUTAB MINAR, a 11th Century minaret built by Qutab-ud-din Aibek standing at a height of 72.5 meters. Built in red sandstone, it is a marvel in itself for the intricate carvings and the carved verses from the holy Qur’an. Retire after a hectic day with an overnight stay at hotel.
After an early breakfast and check out proceed to AKSHARDHAM TEMPLE, a complex displaying millennia of traditional Hindu and Indian culture, spirituality, and architecture. It rises 141-foot (43 m) high, spans 316-foot (96 m) wide, and extends 356-foot (109 m) long. It is intricately carved with flora, fauna, dancers, musicians, and deities. The complex also features a water show, a thematic garden and three exhibitions.
Enjoy the complex and then proceed to another marvel, THE LOTUS TEMPLE, a beautiful lotus shaped marble structure with thought provoking quotes of the Baha’i sacred scriptures inscribed on its petal cloves. It has a plain central hall which is 34.27 m high where you can meditate and find tranquillity.
Incase time permits, you can do some shopping in Delhi which is known for its markets and traditional bazaars which means that each bazaar is famous for one particular item. After a tiring day, our representative would drive you to the International/ Domestic Airport where you would catch your flight back home thus ending THE GOLDEN TRIANGLE TOUR WITH RANTHAMBHORE of Delhi, Jaipur, Ranthambhore and Agra taking away loads of photographs and memories of a good time.