From the land of Varanasi, situated on the banks of the river Ganga, one of the most popular pilgrimage destination for Hindus to Agra, where one can come face to face with the monument that personifies love itself, and Jaipur, the city that brings alive the cultural aspect of India, we take you on one of your most memorable journeys. The Golden Triangle takes you from the political, modern Delhi to culture, heritage and grandeur in Jaipur, to architecture, eternal beauty and solace in Agra and Varanasi.
Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Varanasi, Delhi
Day 01: Delhi
You are greeted at the airport by a representative of the Memorable India Staff. After which you will be transferred to the hotel where the rest of the day is at leisure, with an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi - Jaipur
Delhi is a city filled with history, culture and heritage. Being one of the oldest and the most powerful cities throughout history, Delhi is laden with monuments, architectural wonders and unique cultural blends. Today we set out to tour Old Delhi where we visit the Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Chandini Chowk and Raj Ghat. After this memorable tour we head for Jaipur, the Pink city of India. On arrival we transfer to a hotel where we rest for the night.
Day 03: Jaipur
We set out early today, to discover and explore the capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur. Infused with culture and embellished with timeless palaces with beautiful architecture, Jaipur is the perfect place to witness the opulence of the Rajputs. We start off for the Amber Fort, 11 kms from Jaipur, where we take an elephant ride to the fort. After feeling like royalty, we visit the City Palace Museum, Hawa Mahal and Jantar Mantar. After witnessing the royal and ornate structures of Jaipur we head for the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 04: Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
Once we are done with breakfast, we head for Agra, home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World. En route we stop at Fatehpur Sikri to visit the breath taking Jama Masjid. The city was once an important city of the Mughal Empire and has noteworthy structures and monuments. In Agra we check into the hotel where we rest for the night.
Day 05: Agra - Delhi
We set out to get mesmerized by the crowning jewel of India - the Taj Mahal. This immaculate, ornate and beautiful architectural treasure was built as a symbol of the undying love of Shah Jahan for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. This sonnet of love in marble, took a whopping 22 years to build. An epitome of true admiration, the Taj Mahal stands as a monument of everlasting love.
Close to the Taj Mahal is the Agra Fort, which is also a declared World Heritage Site. After this fun filled day we head back to Delhi for an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 06: Delhi - Varanasi (By Flight)
We head for the airport to take a flight from Delhi to Varanasi. In Varanasi you will be transferred to the hotel. After freshening up we leave for Sarnath, which is a 11km drive away. Sarnath is an important Buddhist site where one can find many statues and Buddhist monuments; it is also the first place where Buddha gave his sermon. After the enlightened tour, we head for Varanasi and before retiring to the hotel we stop for the evening Aarti at the banks of the Ganges. Overnight stay at the hotel
Day 07: Varanasi
We rise early for a scenic boat ride on the Ganga. After enjoying the panoramic view of the city we set out to visit the enchanting Temples of this holy city. We visit the Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Bharath Mata Temple, Tusi Manas, Bharat Kala Bhavan and the Banaras Hindu University. Overnight stay at the hotel
Day 08: Varanasi - Delhi (By Flight)
Today we head for the airport, where we leave for Delhi. On arrival, we check into the hotel after which we set out for a fun tour around New Delhi. We start off by visiting the Humayun’s Tomb, Qutab Minar, India Gate, Connaught Place and the Laxmi Narayan Temple. After the tour we retire for an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 09: Delhi
After breakfast, we transfer you to the airport/ railway station and bid you farewell and a safe onward journey.
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