The Golden Triangle tour is one of the most popular tours in India which comprises a visit to cities of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. The tour also covers Mandawa, there are a number of fascinating havelis adorned with beautiful wall paintings in Mandawa.
The sojourn starts with a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage sites and a rocking rickshaw ride in the busiest market of Delhi that is the Chandni Chowk, moving on to the city of palaces Mandawa for a royal experience of palaces. The beautiful fresco paintings that decorate the havelis of Mandawa are the center of attraction for everyone.
Now we will head towards The Pink City Jaipur, its exuberance reflects in the forts of Jaipur which takes you back to a historical world of Rajputs. Jaipur is not just about forts and palaces but also about food and so get ready to have the best culinary experience ever at Chowki Dhani.
Thereafter, get ready to experience one of the Seven Wonders of the World - the Taj Mahal, an epitome of love, which will leave you spellbound with its beautiful architecture. Afterwards, enjoy a heritage walk of Agra.
Upon arrival at the Delhi International Airport, you will be received by our representative and transferred to your hotel. Delhi is India’s capital and is a major gateway to the country. You will have some free time on your own to adjust to the new time zone. Overnight will be at Delhi.
After breakfast, start the full day sightseeing tour. This begins in Old Delhi with Jama Masjid, Asia’s largest mosque, followed by unique glance at local life with an exploration to the bustling local bazaar of Chandni Chowk on a cycle rickshaw, a heady experience! Drive pass by Red Fort before driving to New Delhi and Humayun’s Tomb. Drive down the imposing Raj-Ghat and around the city landmarks of India Gate, President's House, Parliament House & Government Secretariat Buildings and stop for photo opportunity there. If time permits, visit the National Museum and Qutub Minar or the Lotus temple, an ideal place for meditation, this Bahai House of worship is open to people of all religions. Overnight will be in Delhi.
After breakfast, drive to Mandawa and check into the hotel. Situated in the North Indian state of Rajasthan, the fort town of Mandawa lies in the heart of the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan. This was once on the famous caravan route, the Mandawa Family built their castle here and the town built up around it. A welcome break in a long journey across the desert. As the wealth of the merchants grew, so did their homes and this region is now famous because of these magnificently painted havelis. Overnight will be in Mandawa.
After breakfast, enjoy the sightseeing tour of Mandawa which includes discovering these magnificent painted Havelis and the stories behind the paintings and the owners. Later on, drive to Jaipur and check in at the hotel. In the evening, explore the colorful and vibrant bazaars of Jaipur and later enjoy dinner with noble family. Overnight will be at Jaipur.
After a leisurely breakfast, start your guided tour of Jaipur which includes a visit to Amber Fort (with a jeep ride up to the fort entrance) and Hawa Mahal (Palace of the winds). Continue to visit the City Palace Museum and Jantar Mantar (the extraordinary observatory). Time permitting, explore the local, colorful and bustling markets which are a treasure trove of trinkets and souvenirs. Overnight in Jaipur.
After breakfast, drive to Agra enroute visit village of Abhaneri where main attraction the largest and most impressive Step-well of Rajasthan, the Chand Baori. Before arriving at the hotel you may chose to stop at Baby Taj, the tomb of ITMAD-UD-ULLAH - the interiors of which are considered to be more intricate and beautiful than the Taj Mahal itself. Later in the evening, relax at the hotel. Overnight will be in Agra.
An early start for the sunrise visit to Taj Mahal. Return to hotel for breakfast. Proceed for your guided tour of Agra which includes the visit to magnificent Red Fort. Later in the evening, see parts of the city most people miss out on with a special heritage walk of Agra City. Overnight will be in Agra.
After breakfast, drive to Delhi and as per your flight timings, you will be transferred to the airport to take flight back home with sweet memories of the tour. TOUR ENDS!