India tour: Holi festival with Golden Triangle
Explore the wonders of North India in this tour of Delhi, Jaipur and Agra, popularly known as Classic Golden Triangle. This tour will take you back to the time of Mughals and Indian Maharajas. Witness the Mughal splendours of Delhi and Agra, with its fascinating Monument Taj Mahal and Red Fort. Discover the ‘Pink City’ of Jaipur famous for its Rajpoot Style buildings and colourful markets.Read more
Explore the wonders of North India in this tour of Delhi, Jaipur and Agra, popularly known as Classic Golden Triangle. This tour will take you back to the time of Mughals and Indian Maharajas. Witness the Mughal splendours of Delhi and Agra, with its fascinating Monument Taj Mahal and Red Fort. Discover the ‘Pink City’ of Jaipur famous for its Rajpoot Style buildings and colourful markets.
On arrival in Delhi, you will be greeted and escorted by a representative of the staff to your hotel. Check in and overnight. (Room will be available from 12.00 noon).
Full day sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi. Morning visit the old part of Delhi. Your tour of old Delhi includes the visit to Jama Masjid. Enjoy a rickshaw ride through the fabled area of Chandni Chowk. In New Delhi explore the famous Qutub Minar, Bangla Saahib and a drive along the ceremonial avenue – Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President’s Residence and end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave.
After breakfast proceed towards Agra, the Mughal capital is located on the bank of river Yamuna. The city is famous for its Mughal buildings and handicraft works. Enroute visit Baby Taj and then Red Fort in Agra. Arrive at Agra and check in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel in Agra.
Day for the celebration of the Holi festival with local families. Holi is one of the major festivals of India and is the most vibrant of all. Today you will be taken to the Holi celebration, where you can participate in the experience of being colored. You will be served famous Holi dishes. Holi music and dance will take place around the garden. For those who want to participate in Holi celebrations, our local partner will provide a white kuta and pajama to wear. Post Holi celebration, drive back to your hotel. In the evening take a heritage walk in the older part of the city and have dinner with the Indian family. Overnight.
Visit the monument of love Taj Mahal at sunrise. Taj Mahal has been considered as one of the most beautiful buildings in the world constructed by the fifth Mughal emperor in memory of his beloved wife. Later, return to your hotel and take breakfast. Check out and proceed to Jaipur. On the way visit Fatehpur Sikri, a beautiful medieval city built by Akbar the Great in the 16th century to serve as the capital of his vast empire. Second stop at Abhaneri famous for its well palace and an ancient temple. Proceed towards Jaipur. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight.
In the morning enjoy the elephant ride at Amber fort in the morning. Amber fort is located 11 kms from Jaipur and it is known for its artistic style, blending both Hindu and Mughal elements. The fort with its large ramparts, series of gates and cobbled paths, overlooks the Maota Lake, at its forefront. Take a short break for shopping and lunch. Later visit the city palace and Jantar Mantar. Overnight stay at the hotel in Jaipur.
After breakfast, proceed towards New Delhi. The tour come to an end. Transfer to the International Airport and departure.