Exploring the Golden Triangle is a journey that combines traveling from the country’s capital city Delhi, to the wondrous sites of the Mughal capital of Agra, beautiful Taj Mahal, the legendary Fatehpur Sikri and the Pink City of Jaipur. This tour includes 03 nights stay in Deluxe hotels , air conditioned transport, English speaking guides, entrance fees and also includes selected meals.
Day 1 – Delhi to Agra (Meals: L;D)Morning pick-up from airport or hotel and drive to the Mughal city of Agra. On arrival, check into your hotel. Lunch at hotel. In the afternoon enjoy a guided tour of Agra which includes a visit to the massive red sandstone Agra Fort, an outstanding example of Mughal architecture and the seat and stronghold of the Mughal Empire under successive generations. Continue to the Taj Mahal (Taj Mahal Closed on Fridays), built by Emperor Shah Jahan in the 17th century as a mausoleum for his wife Mumtaz Mahal, a masterpiece in marble and one of the world’s most famous landmarks. Overnight stay at hotel Howard The Fern or similar in Agra. Day 2 – Agra to Jaipur (Meals: B;L;D)Drive to Jaipur, en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri – the beautiful deserted capital of Emperor Akbar and the ancient town of Abhaneri. Lunch at local restaurant. On arrival in Jaipur, check into the hotel. Rest of the day is free for individual activities. Overnight stay at hotel Golden Tulip or similar in Jaipur.Day 3 – Jaipur (Meals: B;L;D)Proceed for a tour of the fabulous hilltop citadel of Amber Fort, en route taking a photo-stop at Hawa Mahal, a five-storied wonder with a spectacular pyramidal facade. Located at the top of a hill, Amber Fort offers spectacular view of the old town below, where Akbar stopped en route on his annual pilgrimage to Ajmer. Continue to Anokhi Museum of and printing, to observe the consuming and exhausting method of hand-block printing in entirety, from carving of wooden blocks to transformation of raw fabric into a piece of art. Afternoon enjoy the city tour including a visit to the City Palace Museum, which has a superb collection of Rajasthani costumes and armory of Mughals and Rajput and the awe-inspiring Jantar Mantar Observatory. Overnight stay at hotel Golden Tulip or similar in Jaipur.Day 4 – Jaipur to Delhi (Meals: B;L)Drive back to Delhi, en-route eat lunch at local restaurant. Upon arrival Delhi transfer to the airport for your onward journey.