Welcome to Jaipur
Enthralling, historical Jaipur, Rajasthan’s capital, is the gateway to India’s most flamboyant state.The city’s colourful, chaotic streets ebb and flow with a heady brew of old and new. Careering buses dodge dawdling camels, leisurely cycle-rickshaws frustrate swarms of motorbikes, and everywhere buzzing autorickshaws watch for easy prey. In the midst of this mayhem, the splendours of Jaipur’s majestic past are... Read More
Top experiences in Jaipur
Four-Day Private Luxury Golden Triangle Tour to Agra and Jaipur From New Delhi
Day 1: New Delhi - AgraBegin your trip meeting your guide at the airport, railway station, hotel, or elsewhere in Delhi at 9am. Spend about three hours visiting Qutb Minar, Lotus Temple, 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 you’ll set off for the three-hour drive to your five-star Agra hotel.Overnight stay at Hotel Jaypee Palace or Similar 5 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 Hotel Holiday Inn or Similar 5 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 Hotel Holiday Inn or Similar 5 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.
Private Tour: 4-Day Golden Triangle Trip to Agra and Jaipur from Delhi
Please read the Itinerary section for details on your Golden Triangle tour from Delhi to Agra and Jaipur.
3-Day Private Golden Triangle Tour: Delhi, Agra and Jaipur
Day 1: New Delhi - Agra (3 Hrs Drive)Begin the trip with a pickup from the airport, railway station, hotel or other desired place in Delhi. After that, you will have a half-day city tour of Delhi visiting: the 11th century Qutub Minar - a UNESCO World Heritage Site built by Qutub-ud-din Aibek of the Slave Dynasty; Humayun's Tomb - a UNESCO World Heritage Site which was an early example of Mughal architecture; Bahai Temple, also known as the Lotus Temple (closed Mondays); and India Gate – a war memorial. Also, you will drive by the Parliament House, the President's Palace and Secretariat buildings. After the tour enjoy shopping in New Delhi. After that you will be taken to Agra, the city of the Taj Mahal, via a 3-hour drive on the Express Way. Upon arrival to Agra you will check-in to your 4 star hotel and relax.Hotel: Four Points By Sheraton or similarDay 2: Agra - Jaipur (5 Hrs Drive) (B)At sunrise, visit to the world famous monument of love – The Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site (closed Fridays). After breakfast, visit the historic Agra Fort, also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After that, enjoy free time for shopping in Agra.Then, have lunch in a hotel restaurant and transfer to the Pink City of Jaipur. Upon arrival in Jaipur, check-in to your 4-star hotel and relax.Hotel: Lemon Tree Premier or similarDay 3: Jaipur - Delhi (5 Hrs Drive) (B)After breakfast proceed to tour the majestic Amber Fort. The fort is situated on top of the Amber Hill. Later, stop for photos at the Lake Palace (Jal Mahal) and the Palace of Winds (Hawa Mahal). Then, visit the Maharaja's City Palace, the royal residence of the erstwhile King of Jaipur. After that, visit Jantar Mantar Observatory, an astronomical observation site from the 18th century, and also a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Then, have lunch in a hotel restaurant and enjoy free time for shopping in Jaipur. Later in the afternoon, you will drive back to Delhi and get dropped off at either the airport, the railway station, your hotel or another desired location in Delhi.
Private Taj Mahal and Agra Day Tour from Jaipur
After pickup at your Jaipur hotel at 6am, transfer for five hours in an air-conditioned vehicle to Agra where an art historian guide meets you to lead a 2-hour tour of the Taj Mahal followed by a 1-hour tour of Agra Fort, also known as the Red Fort. This specialist guide will focus on artistic and historic details that enrich the experience at both sites. Following a lunch break (additional cost), continue by car to Fatehpur Sikri, home to the largest gate in the world. You may tour Fatehpur Sikri with our local guide at the entrance for a 1.5 hour tour. Then travel four hours by car back to your hotel in Jaipur, arriving around 8pm.
6-Night Golden Triangle and Ranthambore Tour
On this 6-day private tour of the Golden Triangle, travel round-trip from Delhi, with a return by rail from Jaipur, and explore each amazing city with a guide who provides insight on the cultural significance of India’s major architectural landmarks. In addition, track wild Bengal tigers and other wildlife on two adventurous game drives by private Jeep through Ranthambore National Park. Pickup and drop-off via a private, air-conditioned vehicle are available for Delhi International Airport and your hotel.
5-Day Private Golden Triangle Tour including Delhi, Agra and Jaipur
Day 1: DelhiYour private driver in an air-conditioned car will pick you up from your hotel. Meet your private tour guide and begin your sightseeing tour of Delhi. You will start out with a visit to the Jama Mosque. When you reach the mosque, explore the interior with your guide.Next, visit Raj Ghat, the place where the father of the nation Mahatama Gandhi was cremated. After that, Visit Qutub Minar, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Qutub Minar is an excellent example of Afghan architecture constructed with marble and red sandstone. After that, stop at the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Humayun’s Tomb. Following your time there, visit India Gate, a memorial built in 1931 to commemorate the Indian soldiers.Day 2: Delhi and AgraAfter breakfast at the hotel you will be driven to Agra. Once you’ve settled in at your hotel, enjoy lunch and then start your sightseeing with a visit to the fascinating Taj Mahal, a symbol of love. Your guide in Agra will meet you at the Taj Mahal and will show you around the monument. Take time to admire one of the most majestic and beautiful buildings in the world.Next, visit Agra Fort, one of the finest Mughal forts in India. Agra Fort, built by Emperor Akbar in 1565, is a massive red sandstone fort on the bank of Yamuna River. Your guide will explain the history of Agra Fort.Next, visit Itmad-ud-Daulah, a tomb which has a special place in the chronicles of both history as well as architecture. Itmad-ud-Daulah is actually a mausoleum that overlooks the Yamuna River. Admire the very first tomb in India that was made entirely out of Marble. Next, visit Mehtab Bagh, which is a series of 11 parks on the Yamuna's east bank.Day 3: Agra and JaipurAfter breakfast, you will be driven to Jaipur. En-route, visit Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri was the capital of the Mughal Empire between 1571 and 1585. Afterward, continue on your journey and when you arrive in Jaipur check in at your hotel. You may then enjoy your evening in Jaipur at your leisureDay 4: JaipurAfter breakfast at the hotel, meet your private tour guide and start your sightseeing of Jaipur by visiting the Amber Fort. Your guide will explain to you the rich history of Amber Fort.Next, visit the City Palace in the heart of Jaipur, which is known for its blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. Enjoy the fine collection of textiles, costumes and armor at the City Palace. Next, visit Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds. This building was constructed so the royal women could watch the royal processions without being seen. Finally, view the stargazing observatory of Jantar Mantar, built by the renowned astronomer, Maharaja Jai Singh.Day 5: Jaipur to DelhiAfter breakfast at your hotel, you will be taken back to Delhi and dropped off at your hotel.