Golden Triangle Tour 3 Days Golden Triangle Tour from Delhi. This trip is planned for those who want to see the major highlights of North India viz. Taj Mahal and Jaipur in the shortest amount of time. The Fatehpur Sikri is another magical experience added in this tour. The tour will end in the most colorful city of India i.e. the pink city of Jaipur which will help you connect with the history, culture, and traditions of Rajasthan.
Duration: 3 Days/ 2 Nights
Destination Covered: Agra, Jaipur
DAY 1 : Delhi – Agra (210 km/3 hrs Drive)
At a prefix time, you will be picked up from your hotel in Delhi or as per your flight arrival time, our driver will pickup you up from Delhi airport. If you arrive early morning or already staying in Delhi, you may visit some important site of Delhi viz. Humayun Tomb, Qutab Minar, Lotus Temple etc. Late afternoon depart from Delhi to Agra through Express Highway. Evening check in at your hotel in Agra. Overnight stay in Agra hotel.
DAY 2 : Agra sightseeing – Jaipur (via Fatehpur Sikri)
Start your guided tour of Agra. Early morning sunrise tour of Taj Mahal which is best time to visit Taj Mahal. During dawn one can observe the effects caused by the reflections of the changing colors of the rising Sun on this masterpiece. Morning around 5:30 a.m. (Summer) time 6:15 a.m. (winter) driver and guide pickup you from hotel and transfer you for Taj Mahal visit.
Taj Mahal – The Taj Mahal is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the bank of the Yamuna river. It was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan, to house the tomb of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. After Taj Mahal tour back to the hotel for breakfast and later visit Agra fort.
Agra Fort:- Agra Fort, also called as Red Fort, is a large 16th-century fortress of red sandstone located on the Yamuna River in the historic city of Agra. It was the former imperial residence of the Mughal Dynasty. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage site. After lunch depart from Agra to Jaipur, on the way visit the Capital City of Mughal empire i.e. Fatehpur Sikri.
Fatehpur Sikri:- This wonderful fortified ancient city was the short-lived capital of the Mughal empire between 1572 and 1585, during the reign of Emperor Akbar. Its stunning mosque displays both Persian and Hindu design and is secured by a 54-metre high entrance.
Abhaneri: The Chand Baori is a beautiful stepwell built over a thousand years ago in the Abhaneri village of Rajasthan. It is one of the largest stepwells in the world.
Evening check in at Jaipur Hotel. Remaining time is at leisure. Overnight stay in the hotel.
DAY 3 : Jaipur – Delhi (Transfer)
After breakfast start the guided tour of the capital city of Rajasthan. Proceed to visit Amber fort. En-route you may visit Hawa Mahal.
Amber Fort: Amer was once the capital of princely Jaipur state, and the fort the residence of its Rajput rulers. Located high on a hill, it is the principal tourist attraction in the Jaipur area. The fort was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2013. Its architecture is a remarkable fusion of Rajput (Hindu) and Mughal (Islamic) styles (also enjoy Elephant Ride at Amber Fort).
City Palace: City Palace, Jaipur, which includes the Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal palaces and other buildings, is a palace complex in Jaipur.
Jantar Mantar: The Jantar Mantar is a collection of 19 astronomical instruments built by the Rajput king Sawai Jai Singh II, the founder of Jaipur. Designed for the observation of astronomical positions with the naked eye, they embody several architectural and instrumental innovations. This is the most significant, most comprehensive, and the best preserved of India’s historic observatories. It is an expression of the astronomical skills and cosmological concepts of the court of a scholarly prince at the end of the Mughal period.
Hawa Mahal (Wind Palace):- A symbol of Rajput style architecture, Hawa Mahal is a signature monument of Jaipur also known as “Palace on Wind”. One can get amazed with its sheer magnificence and beauty. It was built like high screen wall so the women of the royal household could observe street festivals while unseen from the outside.
Evening drive to Delhi. At appropriate time you will be transferred to Delhi airport or at the place of your stay in Delhi. This will be perfect finale of your Golden Triangle Tour 3 Days with our good wishes.