This remarkable trip encompasses the Golden Triangle, the famous circuit - Delhi, Agra and Jaipur with a visit to Varanasi, the holy city of India. The journey begins with the historicity of Delhi, continues to the marvels of Agra and shows the majestic features of Jaipur. From Jaipur, the trip extends to Varanasi. The trip includes the captivating visit to the Taj, experience the delight of shopping in Delhi, elephant back riding in Amber Fort and finally the everyday ritual of mother Ganges in the Cremation Ghats of Varanasi. Varanasi is one of the most religious places in India alluring worshippers since ages. Sacred early mornings at Ganges, inspiring houses and decors, it is a photographer’s paradise and a magical place to be in one’s lifetime. Enjoy good accommodation while all your meals and transfers are covered.
- Sightsee the momentous wonders of Delhi
- Set eyes on the gleaming Taj Mahal
- Ride an elephant to the Amber Fort
- Learn about the Agra Fort
- Explore Vibrant Pink City
- Explore the bustling markets of Delhi
- Experience a spiritual journey at Varanasi
Trip in a Nutshell
City tour - Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, India Gate.
Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Itmad-ud-Daulah, Mehtab Bagh.
Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal, Birla Mandir, Seesh Mahal, Jantar Mantar.
Boat ride in Ganges
New Vishwanath Temple, Tulsi Manas Temple, Durga temple and special Ganga Aarti
Arrive at Delhi International Airport. Meet our representative and transfer to hotel. Have the day at leisure. Delhi is the capital city of India and one of the oldest existing cities in India. The metropolis is well connected to the rest of the world and is capable of taking you back in time. Diverse and beautiful are the two words often used to describe Delhi. Being called as the city of parks and street food, a shoppers' paradise, home to historic sites and wonders, now it is also said ‘not a place to live’. But with the elegant metro plying efficiently, abundant choice of food, right from spicy chow mein and chats from the roadside to fine dining, there is a lot to see and do from old Delhi to New Delhi, it is the city to be repeatedly raided.
Take a sightseeing tour of Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid. Built with red sandstone and marble, the mosque is one of the largest of the houses of worship in India. It has a magnificent courtyard, a peaceful and calm place exhibiting old culture. Nearby is the biggest and oldest bazaar of Old Delhi Chandni Chowk, famous for its indigenous jewels and ornaments. Next, visit Raj Ghat, where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. Next, visit Qutub Minar. It is one of the many old monuments of Delhi and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Next, visit Humayun’s Tomb. Also a UNESCO -listed site, it is a lovely place having the tomb of Humayun. Drive past Rashtrapati Bhavan and your last stop for the day is India Gate. Have dinner at the hotel and stay overnight in Delhi.
Drive to Agra. Check into the hotel and enjoy your lunch. Proceed to visit Taj Mahal, the world wonder and the symbol of love. See the Yamuna shimmer by the side. Go around the Taj and visit the tombs and the impressive Petra dura designs. Get yourself a beautiful picture from the Diana bench. Proceed to Agra Fort. Explore the impressive architecture, the forbidding red exterior and the view of Taj Mahal from the fort.
Drive to Jaipur. En-route visit Fatehpur Sikri. Visit Panch Mahal, Buland Darwaza and Dargah of Sheikh Salim Chisti. Continue drive to Jaipur. Have the day at leisure. Dinner and overnight in Jaipur.
Visit Amber Fort that’s nestled on a hill. You can either jump on an elephant to make your way up or start walking the ramparts. You will enjoy good photographic halts. Next, visit the Hawa Mahal, the Palace of Winds, which used to be a watch area for the royal ladies to see the possessions happening in the city. Visit City Palace, the royal seat of the Maharaja. Post lunch, visit Birla Mandir, Sheesh Mahal and the last stop for the day is the royal observatory of the Jantar Mantar. Dinner and overnight in Jaipur.
Drive to Airport to board the flight to Varanasi. Arrive and transfer to hotel with our representative. Have the day at leisure. Dinner and stay overnight in Varanasi.
Take an early morning boat ride on the Ganges to enjoy the blissful sunrise. Get back to the hotel for breakfast. Post breakfast, drive to Sarnath which is one of the four important Buddhist pilgrimage destinations. A must-visit for any devout of Buddha since it is loaded with Buddhist pilgrimage sites. Next, visit the New Vishwanath Temple also known as the Birla Mandir. The temple is revamped and made bigger with more greener ambience. A unique Dravidian and Nagar style architecture can be found here. Next, visit the Tulsi Manas Temple, a culturally and historically important temple in terms of Ramayana as it is said that Ramcharitmanas, famous Hindu epic was originally written here by Swami Tulsidas. Visit the Durga temple and later in the evening, engage in the special Ganga Aarti at the Dashashwamedh Ghat, a tradition that has been followed over 1000 years in the Ganges. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Varanasi.
After breakfast, drive to Varanasi Airport to board flight to Delhi. On arrival at Delhi airport, connect to flight back home.
Delhi is the capital city of India and one of the oldest existing cities in India. The metropolis is well connected to the rest of the world and is capable of taking you back in time. Diverse and beautiful are the two words often used to describe Delhi. Being called as the city of parks, street food, a shoppers' paradise, historic sites, and wonders, now it is also said ‘not a place to live’. But with the elegant metro plying efficiently, abundant choice of food, right from spicy chow mein and chats from the roadside to fine dining, there is a lot to see and do from old Delhi to New Delhi, it is the city to be repeatedly raided.
No trip is complete without a visit to the Taj. Agra has 3 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and Fatehpur Sikri. The city makes mouth-watering sweets and the most fabled ‘pethas’. The Red Fort, Sikandra, and Dayal Bagh are other famous sights.
Jaipur is a colourful city with a rich history, culture, and tradition. The Amber Fort is a significant Fort and the major tourist attraction. Jaipur commonly known as the pink city hosts many attractions like the City Palace, Haha Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Birla Temple and lots of impressive forts.
Onward and Return Airfare.
Accommodation - 7 nights in 3-star hotels on twin/triple sharing basis
Breakfast and Dinner on your stay as indicated in the itinerary
Entrance fees to sightseeing places
Transfers to sightseeing places by Air Conditioned coach/car
Airport transfers and pick-up
GST on Total Package Cost
Personal expenses: Laundry, telephone calls, tips, mineral water, use of mini bar in the room, shopping expenses, etc.