Experience the best of India’s cultural heritage and history with the Golden Triangle Tour. This popular tourist circuit covers the cities of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur, which are rich in history, architecture, and culture. In this tour package, you will get to explore the famous attractions of these three cities within 3 days.
Day 1: Delhi Sightseeing Day 2: Agra Sightseeing Day 3: Jaipur Sightseeing
Itinerary for Golden Triangle India Tour Package:
Day 1: Delhi Sightseeing
Your Golden Triangle Tour starts from Delhi, the capital city of India. You will be received by our representative at the airport/railway station and transferred to the hotel. After check-in, you can take a rest and get ready for a city tour of Delhi. You will be taken to the following places:
- Qutub Minar: a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the tallest brick minaret in the world
- Lotus Temple: a Bahá’í House of Worship and a symbol of peace and unity
- India Gate: a war memorial dedicated to Indian soldiers who died in World War I
- Rashtrapati Bhavan: the official residence of the President of India
- Humayun’s Tomb: a magnificent tomb of Mughal Emperor Humayun and a UNESCO World Heritage Site
After the tour, you will be dropped back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 2: Agra Sightseeing
On the second day of your Golden Triangle Tour, you will be driven to Agra, the city of the Taj Mahal. Agra is located around 230 km from Delhi and takes around 4 hours to reach. Upon arrival, you will be taken to the following places:
- Taj Mahal: one of the Seven Wonders of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Agra Fort: a massive fort built by Mughal Emperor Akbar and a UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Itmad-ud-Daula’s Tomb: a beautiful tomb of Mughal nobleman Mirza Ghiyas Beg and a precursor to the Taj Mahal
After the tour, you will be driven back to Delhi and dropped off at the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 3: Jaipur Sightseeing
On the third day of your Golden Triangle Tour, you will be driven to Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan. Jaipur is located around 280 km from Delhi and takes around 5 hours to reach. Upon arrival, you will be taken to the following places:
- Amber Fort: a magnificent fort built by Raja Man Singh I and a UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Jal Mahal: a beautiful palace located in the middle of Man Sagar Lake
- Hawa Mahal: a palace with numerous windows and balconies for women to observe the street life without being seen
- City Palace: a palace complex with beautiful gardens, courtyards, and museums
- Jantar Mantar: an astronomical observatory and a UNESCO World Heritage Site
After the tour, you will be driven back to Delhi and dropped off at the airport/railway station for your onward journey.
A Quick Guide to Golden Triangle Tour 3 Days:
- Duration: 3 days
- Places covered: Delhi, Agra, Jaipur
- Highlights: Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, India Gate, Humayun’s Tomb, Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Itmad-ud-Daula’s Tomb, Amber Fort, Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Jantar Mantar
- Inclusions: AC car with driver, English-speaking guide
Things to do:
Apart from the places mentioned in the itinerary, there are several other things you can do during your Golden Triangle Tour 3 days. Here are some of them:
Taste the local cuisine: India is known for its diverse cuisine, and each city has its specialty. In Delhi, you can try the famous street food like chaat, parathas, and kebabs. In Agra, you can try the Mughlai cuisine, especially the biryanis and kebabs. In Jaipur, you can try the Rajasthani thali and dal baati churma.
Shop for souvenirs: Each city of the Golden Triangle has its unique handicrafts and souvenirs. In Delhi, you can shop for handicrafts, clothes, and jewelry in places like Dilli Haat and Chandni Chowk. In Agra, you can buy the famous Agra marble crafts and leather goods. In Jaipur, you can shop for block prints, blue pottery, and jewelry.
Attend cultural shows: You can attend cultural shows in each city to experience the local culture. In Delhi, you can attend the Sound and Light Show at the Red Fort. In Agra, you can attend the Mohabbat the Taj Show, a dance-drama depicting the love story of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal. In Jaipur, you can attend the Rajasthani folk dance and music performances.
Experience the nightlife: Each city of the Golden Triangle has its nightlife. In Delhi, you can visit the famous bars and pubs in places like Connaught Place and Hauz Khas Village. In Agra, you can enjoy the night view of the Taj Mahal from the Mehtab Bagh. In Jaipur, you can visit the famous rooftop restaurants and bars.
Overall, the Golden Triangle Tour 3 days is an excellent option for travelers who want to experience the best of India’s cultural heritage and history in a short time. With a well-planned itinerary and expert guides, you can make the most of your trip and create unforgettable memories. Book your Golden Triangle Tour with Ranthambore package now and explore the best of India with Holiday Taj Tours!