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Fabled Golden Triangle

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Trip Duration
6 Day's / 5 Nights
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Package Description

Tourists visiting India for the first time has never gone back disappointed. How can one ever, in a country that has a pulsating and vibrant city life with heritage structures and monuments. A fabled golden triangle tour will take you on a journey to the most renowned places famed for their architectural glory. At Agra you have the monument in white marble professing true love, the Taj Mahal and second to the Taj is the Agra Fort on the banks of the river Yamuna. Fatehpur Sikri near Agra is famous as a red sandstone capital of Emperor Akbar. When in Delhi visit the Afghan Architecture of the 12th century the Qutub Minar. It has received the World Heritage Site status. The Bahai Temple, also called The Lotus Temple because of its lotus shape design in marble, signifies equality and purity of all religions. Red Fort and Humayun Tomb are the other sites of interest here. Jaipur the capital city of Rajasthan is about 260 km from Delhi and is strongly flavoured with an age old charm in spite of its modern metropolis trappings. Visitors to this place get surprised seeing the city painted in Pink. Some of the bygone reminders of chivalry and romance are the ancient forts like Jaigarh, Amar, Nahargarh and Moti Doongari. 5 Nights & 6 Days Fabled Golden Triangle Tour.


Inclusion

  • Hotel
  • Car
  • Food

Exclusion

  • Sightseeing
  • Flight
  • Train

#1 Day

Agra - Delhi (203 km / 4½ Hours)

After breakfast visit Taj Mahal, a short horse carriage ride will take you to the gates. The Taj Mahal, was built by an emperor Shahjahan in memory of his beloved queen. Construction of the Taj Mahal began in 1631, and is believed to have taken 18 years to complete, with over 20,000 craftsmen working around the clock. Later, visit the impressive Agra Fort, the seat and stronghold of the Mughal Empire for successive generations. In time, drive towards Delhi airport to connect flight for your onward destination. TOUR ENDS

#2 Day

Jaipur - Agra (285 km / 6 Hours)

After breakfast, drive towards Agra. On the way you will visit Fatehpur Sikri - the deserted red sandstone city that was built by Emperor Akbar as his capital. After visit, continue your drive towards Agra. At the time of the Mughals, in the 16th & 17th centuries, Agra was the capital of the grand Mughal Empire. It came into prominence when a lavish patronage of Mughal rulers created forts, tombs, and palaces in red sandstone and marble inlaid with semi-precious stones. During this period the city became a leading centre of art, science, commerce and culture. The short golden age of Agra came to an end with the seventeenth century reign of Shah Jehan, mastermind of the Taj Mahal. On arrival, check in your hotel. Overnight in Agra.

#3 Day

In Jaipur

After breakfast, visit Amber Fort. Known for its artistic style, blending both Hindu Rajput elements, the fort has huge ramparts, a series of gates and cobbled paths, and overlooks a Maota lake. Most notable and the largest tourist attraction at the Amber fort is the 20 minute elephant ride up to the fort itself. The elephants are brightly painted with water colors which makes a festive and beautiful site. Your afternoon tour starts with a visit to the City Palace Museum, also visit the awe inspiring Jantar Mantar (an accurate observatory built in 1726 AD). Also included is a photo visit at the Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). Later walk through the colorful bazaar of Jaipur. Overnight in Jaipur.

#4 Day

Delhi - Jaipur (258 km / 5 ½ Hours)

After breakfast at the hotel, drive towards Jaipur. The fabled "Pink City" of Jaipur is the vibrant, bustling and colorful capital of Rajasthan. The "pink" is derived from the rich hues of the architecture, constructed from rare colored sandstone. Jaipur is north India's finest example of planned city, laid strictly according to the ancient Indian treatise of town planning and architecture - the Shilpa Shastra. Structured in a nine-grid plan, it has City Palace in its centre, with mansions and markets emanating outward from this core. On arrival, check in your hotel. Overnight in Jaipur.

#5 Day

In Delhi

After breakfast, meet your guide in the lobby. Today, discover Delhi in all its majesty. Begin the tour with a visit to Old Delhi. Near the Red Fort, you trade vehicle for a bicycle rickshaw and weave through narrow lanes of colorful and bustling Chandni chowk. You will visit Raj Ghat, the serene and evocative memorial site of Mahatma Gandhi; 17th century Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India and Shah Jehan's architectural triumph. As a complete contrast to Old Delhi, New Delhi was designed and built by the British in the 1920's. You will visit two monuments from Delhi's past - Humayun's Tomb and Qutub Minar. Your drive takes you along the ceremonial avenue, Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House and the Presidential residence. Overnight in Delhi.

#6 Day

Arrive Delhi, India

Arrive at Delhi's International Airport. After clearing customs, immigration formalities and baggage collection, your FOOTSTEPS TO INDIA representative will meet you as you exit the arrivals terminal building and transfer you to hotel. Delhi is India's capital and a major gateway to the country. It is bustling metropolis, successfully combines in its folds – the ancient with the modern. Amidst the fast spiraling skyscrapers the remnants of a bygone time in the form of its many monuments stand as silent reminders to the region's ancient legacy. Overnight in Delhi.

DO’s and Don’ts

Create photo copies of your passport and credit cards and store them in separate wallets.
Pack medications with their approved prescriptions in their original containers.
Keep in touch with friends and family about your plans and present location.
Tag your bags with name, phone numbers and address (both official and residential).
Always check with authorities before hiring a private cab.

Don’t accept anything to eat or drink from strangers.
Don’t agree to meet strangers or newly met people at unfamiliar undisclosed places.
Don’t eat street food or cut fruits and vegetables.
Women should avoid travelling alone late at night.
Don’t hitchhike on a trip. This might be very dangerous.

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