Golden Triangle is the most popular and visited circuit of India that includes cities of Agra, Delhi and Jaipur located roughly at 250 kms from each other and forming a triangle on Indian map with respect to its locations. The circuit is well connected by road, buses and trains with fast trains like Shatabdi Express. The New Express Highway between Delhi and Agra have shortened the travel time to 2-3 hours only.
Most of the foreign tourists likes to land into Delhi, spend couple of days here, explore the city and then travel southwards towards the land of Taj and then west to the Pink city of India – Jaipur.
Depending upon the number of days you can spare out from your hectic worklife, you can extend the tour to add Khajurao, Varanasi further to Agra, or connect Ranthambore if you are a wildlife enthusiast or may be visit the popular camel fair at Pushkar held in November. Many of the tourists also connect the serene Golden Temple with this trip. Off late this circuit have become pretty popular with the domestic tourists from South India also.
This circuit reflects the grandeur, glory & history of the nation in true sense. So plan your trip to Golden Triangle and ask for all the customizations that you can imagine!
Upon your arrival in Delhi, your driver will greet you at Delhi International Airport and transfer you to your Hotel. Check in and Rest of the day is at your leisure and rest. Stay overnight at the hotel in Delhi.
After breakfast, proceed at 0900 hrs for a full day tour in Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid- one of the largest mosque in the world, built by Shah Jahan to dominate the city, Red Fort- the largest monument in Delhi that was the residence of Mughal emperor of India for 200 years, Raj Ghat- a memorial built to commemorate the site of Mahatma Gandhi’s cremation, Qutub Minar- UNESCO World Heritage-listed tallest minaret, Humayun Tomb- another UNESCO World Heritage site, Lotus temple- Bahai house of worship, famous for it flowerlike shape, drive past Embassy, Diplomatic enclave, stop for a quick photo at India Gate and Rastrapati Bhavan, Parliament House, Connaught Place and Delhi main shopping area. Be back for overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast, drive to Sariska. On arrival to Sariska, check in to your hotel. Evening free to try out some recreational activities at resort. Overnight stay at Wildlife resort.
The Indian national park is located in Alwar district of Rajasthan. Like many other wildlife parks, Sariska too was the hunting reserve of the royal family of Alwar. Wild life found at Sariska is Royal Bengal Tiger, Leopard, Jungle Cat, Caracal, Striped Hyena, Golden Jackal, Chital, Sambhar, Blue Bull, Chinkara, Four Horned antelope, Wild Boar, Hare Langur and many more birds and reptiles. Head out for morning safari at Sariska today. Be back to hotel for Breakfast and Lunch. After Lunch, proceed for another wildlife safari. Spot the great Indian tiger in its natural habitat and be back to your resort for dinner and overnight stay.
After breakfast, drive to Jaipur. On arrival, check in to hotel and after some rest, proceed to visit Chaukhi Dhani- the ethnical village resort. Overnight stay at hotel in Jaipur.
After breakfast proceed to cover city attraction covering Amber Fort. Enjoy Feel like a maharaja from the past as you ride up to Amber Fort on an elephant outfitted with traditional Indian draperies. Later visit Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar (observatory), City Palace & Museum. Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast, drive to Ranthambore- finest tiger reserves of India, pretty popular among wildlife photographers. On arrival, check in to your hotel and after some rest, proceed to visit the ganesh Temple and Famous Ranthambore Fort. Overnight stay at hotel.
In the morning, take a jeep safari/ canter safari to the Famous Ranthambore National Park. Return to the hotel for breakfast and relax. After lunch, proceed for another safari to the forest. Evening free for leisure activities at Hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast, drive to Bharatpur. After reaching, check in to htel and after some rest proceed to visit The Palace, Lohagarh fort and Govt. Museum. Take an enthralling rickshaw ride to Keoladeo National Park. Overnight stay at Bharatpur.
After breakfast, drive to Agra. Enroute stop at UNESCO World Heritage red sandstone complex of Fatehpur Sikri built in 1569 by Emperor Akbar and abandoned 15 years later due to water scarcity. Visit Buland Darwaza, Diwan-e-aam,diwan-e-khas. Then continue to Agra. On arrival at Agra, check in to your hotel. After some rest, Then proceed for a half day city tour to Agra Fort- built by Emperor Akbar on the banks of the Yamuna River. Later proceed to Taj Mahal for the most beautiful sunset view of “The Taj”. (Taj Mahal closed on Fridays) Post tour, spend some time shopping around the world’s best marble products and jewelry. Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast, check-out from your hotel and we would assist you with transfers to to Delhi airport or railway station for your onward journey with memories of ALifetimeTrip.