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India Highlights - The Golden Triangle

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This week-long tour is perfectly suited to those wanting a glimpse of India's unmissable gems in a short space of time. This Golden Triangle Tour will show you the country's main must-sees. Starting with Delhi, the ancient yet up-and-coming capital city, before heading to the stunning Taj Mahal in Agra. Discover many fabulous palaces and ...

This week-long tour is perfectly suited to those wanting a glimpse of India's unmissable gems in a short space of time. This Golden Triangle Tour will show you the country's main must-sees. Starting with Delhi, the ancient yet up-and-coming capital city, before heading to the stunning Taj Mahal in Agra. Discover many fabulous palaces and markets in Jaipur. Vibrant, chaotic, extraordinary - this tour brings together all of India's highlights, and can be tailor-made to meet your needs and preferences. What could be better!?

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Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in India 

Today, arrive at the Delhi airport where you will be given a warm welcome, before a transfer to your hotel.

Visited:
Delhi
Accommodation
night in Metropolitan Hotel (Delhi)

Day 2: Two Sides to Delhi

Today you'll have the chance to visit both Old and New Delhi. 
Start at the official residence to the President of India.
Continue eastward down the mall to India Gate, located in Rajpath.
Visit the Qutab Minar and Raj Ghat - the last resting place of Mahatma Gandhi -  as well as Humayun's Tomb.

Later you can visit the old Delhi, built by Shah Jahan.
You'll come across monuments such as the Red Fort and the impressively grand Jama Masjid Mosque.
Your guide will show you the best of the best, including where to relax and enjoy what lies ahead.
A cycle rickshaw ride through the streets of Chandi Chowk will be arranged.

Overnight in Delhi.

Visited:
Delhi
Accommodation
night in Metropolitan Hotel (Delhi)

Day 3: Journey to Agra

Spend the morning having some free time strolling around Agra.
Our suggestion? Take the time to explore the incredible city at your own pace. 
In the afternoon, more exploring is on the menu! You can spend the remainder of the day discovering all the different sites and landmarks which put Agra on the map. 

Overnight stay in Agra.

Visited:
Delhi Agra
Accommodation
night in Double Tree by Hilton (Agra)

Day 4: Visit the Taj Mahal 

Today, visit the famous Taj Mahal accompanied by your guide. 

Meaning "The Crown Palace", the Taj Mahal is arguably the most beautiful tomb in the world. 

After your visit to the Taj, head for Agra Fort, boasting many impressive palaces and royal residences.

You can also visit the tomb of Akbar, aka the Baby Taj!

Overnight in Agra. 

Breakfast and Dinner included

Visited:
Agra
Accommodation
night in Double Tree by Hilton (Agra)

Day 5: The Capital City of Jaipur

This morning, travel towards the capital Jaipur.

En route, visit the abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri, previously the capital of Moghuls. 

Nowadays Fatehpur is a ghost city and a UNESCO world heritage site.

Upon arrival in Jaipur you'll be able to spend the rest of the day at your own leisure.

overnight in Jaipur.

Visited:
Agra Jaipur
Accommodation
Samode Haveli (Jaipur)

Day 6: Visit Jaipur's Beautiful Sites 

Today your guide will accompany you to Jaipur.
Rajasthan's main highlights include the Amber Fort and Palace, which you'll get to see from the back of an elephant!

Feel slightly daunted by big mammals? Opt for a jeep instead.

Come across Hawa Mahal, the “Palace of the Winds”, overlooking one of the main thoroughfares of the walled city.

Continue to Jai Singh’s Observatory, used by countless astronomers over the years.

Later on, in the afternoon, go for a heritage walk in the colourful bazaars of Jaipur.

Overnight in Jaipur.

Visited:
Jaipur
Accommodation
Samode Haveli (Jaipur)

Day 7: Final Day in Delhi

Today you'll head for Delhi, where upon arrival you can stroll about the markets and go for a last-minute shop.

Later on, return to your hotel, pack your bags and get ready for your return journey.

Overnight in Delhi.

Visited:
Jaipur Delhi
Accommodation
night in Metropolitan Hotel (Delhi)

Day 8: Journey Back Home

Today is your last day in India! Depending on your flight time you will be transferred to Delhi Airport for your flight home.

Visited:
Delhi

Delhi Agra Jaipur

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $1,160 / 8 days
Excluding international flights
2 Pax 4 Pax
Price per person $1,160 $960

Included in price:

  • 07 night accommodation in the mentioned hotels
  • Accommodation in double rooms for 2 people
  • Breakfast is included in all the hotels
  • An air-conditioned Toyota Innova car with an experienced driver  for all the sightseeing visits and airport transfers
  • All expenses related to transport such as fuel, parking, toll fee and interstate taxes
  • Local English speaking guides for the sightseeing visits
  • Entrance fee at the monuments
  • Rickshaw ride in old Delhi
  • Elephant ride in Amber Fort
  • Tonga ride in Agra
  • All applicable government taxes

Not included in price:

  • Flight and Visa charges
  • Lunch at the local restaurants
  • Tips and Gratuities for the driver or guide
  • Personal expenses

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