Places to Visit:
Golden Triangle Tour of North India is the most selling one. It covers Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. In this tour, you will explore the rich heritage of Indo-Islamic architecture with traditional art and culture of Rajput Maharajas.
NOTE: Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays.
This is the suggested itinerary of the tour, which can be customized according to your interest or requirement.
DAY 1: DELHI
Welcome to India! On arrival at the airport, our travel assistant driver will meet you and transfer to the hotel. Later half day city tour of New Delhi. Overnight stay in Delhi.
HUMAYUN'S TOMB- Humayun’s tomb is the tomb of Mughal emperor Humayun. It was built by his first wife Bega Begum.
QUTUB MINAR- Qutub Minar construction was started by a first King Qutb-ud-din Aibak of slave dynasty, later completed by Iltutmish and Firoz Shah Tugluk.
RASHTRAPATI BHAWAN-On the way visit Rashtrapati Bhawan, it is the official home of the president of India
INDIA GATE - India Gate is a war memorial to 70000 soldiers of the British Indian Army who died in the period of first world war (1914 -1921)
DAY 2: DELHI - AGRACheck-out the hotel then proceed to Agra. On arrival at Agra, visit the Tomb of Itimad Ud Daulah (Baby Taj), later sunset view of Taj Mahal from Mehtab Bagh.
Overnight stay in Agra.
ITMAD-UD-DAULAH - Here you visit Itmad-Ud-Daulah. This mausoleum was built by Noor Jehan who was a wife of 4th Mughal emperor Jahangir for her parents Mirza Gyas Beg and his wife Asmat Begum(1622-1628)
MEHTAB BAGH- After sightseeing of Itmad-Ud Daulah you proceed to Mahtab bagh garden from there you can see the sunset view of Taj Mahal.
DAY 3: AGRA - JAIPUR Early morning visit Taj Mahal Sunrise then after breakfast explore Agra Fort then proceed to Jaipur, on the way visit Fatehpur Sikri. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
TAJ MAHAL- This mausoleum was built by the 5th Mughal emperor Shahjahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaj Mahal.
AGRA FORT- Agra fort was built by 3rd Mughal Emperor Akbar (1565-1573) It is also known as a vast museum of palaces.
FATEHPUR SIKRI-This city is known as abandoned or ghost city. Akbar made his capital (1570 1582) Fatehpur Sikri declared world heritage site by UNESCO in 1986.
DAY 4: JAIPUR VISIT- Enjoy the breakfast in a hotel then explore Amer Fort with elephant ride, Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Jantar Mantar (Observatory) and shopping. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
AMER FORT- Amer Fort was built by Raja Man Singh, the kachwaha king of Amer.
CITY PALACE-City palace was established at the same time as the city of Jaipur by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, who moved his court to Jaipur from Amber in 1727.
JANTAR MANTAR (OBSERVATORY)--This Observatory was built by Sawai Jai Singh II, the founder of Jaipur city. This monument was completed in 1734.
HAWA MAHAL- It was built by Maharaja Pratap Singh in 1799. It has 953 windows on the outside walls. This palace was built for the ladies of the palaces who could see all the ceremonies through these windows.
DAY 5: JAIPUR – DELHI
Early morning after check out then proceeds to Delhi, later visit half day Delhi city tour if time permits.
JAMA MASJID (FRIDAY MOSQUE)-This mosque you visit from inside. It was built by Shah Jahan between 1650 & 1556.
RED FORT- On the way of the mosque you explore Red Fort from outside. This fort was also built by Shah Jahan
CHANDNI CHWOK- In the heart of old City, Chandi Chowk is a busy shopping area with markets full of spices dried fruits, etc. you explore this market on a rickshaw ride.
Now we transfer you to your Hotel/the international airport to board flight for onward journey