See some of India's most iconic cities on this comprehensive 4-day Golden Triangle tour. Relax in the comfort of a private air-conditioned vehicle and make your way between Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. Your driver shares details, insight, and the history of historic landmarks along the way. See the sun rise over the Taj Mahal — a UNESCO World Heritage Site— head up to Amber Fort, and explore the Maharaja’s City Palace, with guides provided at each sight. Round-trip transport from New Delhi, overnight accommodations, and daily hotel breakfast included.
Day 1: New Delhi - Agra Begin your trip meeting your guide at the airport, railway station, hotel, or elsewhere in Delhi at 9am. Spend Full day visiting Old Delhi , Sikh Temple , Qutb Minar, Humanyu Tomb and India Gate, learning about these monuments from your guide, and drive by Parliament House, President's Palace, and the secretariat buildings. There will be time for lunch at a local restaurant and then in the early evening you’ll set off for the three-hour drive to your Agra hotel. Overnight stay at 3 Star Hotel. Day 2: Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur (breakfast included) Watch the sun rise over the Taj Mahal as your guide shares its history as a tomb built by Mughal Emperor Shahjahan in 1630 to enshrine his wife. Enjoy breakfast at your hotel and then spend two hours visiting Agra Fort as your guide reveals the marvels of its palaces, balconies, and gardens. From Agra Fort, make the five-hour journey to your five-star Jaipur hotel, visiting Fatehpur Sikri on the way, to admire the architectural wonder built for Mughal emperor Akbar as his home and empire’s capital from 1571 to 1585. Overnight stay at Red Fox or Similar 3 Star Hotel. Day 3: Jaipur (breakfast included) After breakfast, travel to Amber Fort, the capital of Rajasthan until 1728, and follow your guide on a two-hour tour of its palaces, squares, and monuments. Head down the hill to Jal Mahal, a palace floating on Man Sagar Lake, for a photo opportunity. There will be time for lunch and then you’ll spend two hours exploring Maharaja’s City Palace, then head to Jantar Mantar, an observatory built by Rajput King Sawai Jai Singh, to explore for about one and a half hours. Drive past Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) before returning to your hotel. Overnight stay at Same 3 Star Hotel. Day 4: Jaipur - Delhi (breakfast included) After breakfast, make the approximately five-hour journey back to Delhi or be dropped-off at Jaipur airport.