India tour - Classic Golden Triangle
The Classic Golden Triangle tour is a journey to discover and appreciate the rich cultural heritage of North India, with its colors, sounds, smells, tastes and incredible contrasts.Read more
The Classic Golden Triangle tour is a journey to discover and appreciate the rich cultural heritage of North India, with its colors, sounds, smells, tastes and incredible contrasts.
Departing from Delhi, the cosmopolitan capital with a rich past, continuing to Jaipur, the pink city with its splendid royal palaces, and finally reaching Agra, pure art with famous monument to love, Taj Mahal.
In a few days you'll be able to breathe in the real essence of this country, travelling across these three charming cities. What are you waiting for? Depart on your holiday and tailormade tour discovering the most fascinating of the countries in Asia.
This tour can be organized for solo-travellers as well (starting at €597)
Highlights of the tour:
Arrival in Delhi, after the customs formalities, meet the local representative. Our representative will be waiting for you outside The Gate Number 5 with you Name Placard.
Start your day with the visit of Old Delhi also called as Shahjahanabad. Visit the World Famous Jama Masijd, the biggest Friday Mosque of India, which can host up to 20,000 worshippers. After the visit take a ride on pedal rickshaw through the narrow alleys of famous Chandni Chowk market.
Proceed towards Rajghat. See the Tomb of Mahatma Gandhi. In the afternoon visit Colonial Delhi Monuments, drive through Rajpath to view the Parliament House, the President’s House and India Gate. End your day with the visit of Qutub Minar, A Unesco World Heritage Site.
Proceed towards the hotel. Check in and overnight in Delhi.
Inclusions: Accommodation, Transport, Tour Guide, Monument Entrances.
Tour Highlights: Rickshaw Ride, Colonial Delhi, Qutub Minar.
Hotels: Hotel Florence (standard), Pride Plaza / Radisson (deluxe), Le Meriden / Novotel (superior)
Please Note: The tour starts at 9 AM in the morning, please plan your arrival accordingly. Hotel check in must be after the sightseeing.
After breakfast drive to Agra. Arrive in Agra and check into the hotel. After refreshment we visit The Taj Mahal and Agra fort. Overnight stay at hotel. Please note the Taj Mahal is closed on Friday.
Please note: Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays.
Inclusions: Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tour Guide, Monument Entrances
Tour Highlights: Taj Mahal and Agra Fort.
Hotels: Maple Grand / Tajvilas (standard), Crystal Sarovar/ Radisson (deluxe), Marriott /Trident (superior).
Drive to Jaipur, along the way take a stop to visit the ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri, a city built in red sandstone by Emperor Akbar and abandoned after only twelve years of use. The citadel retains the charm of the medieval atmosphere that characterized it.
Take a second stop at Abhaneri for the visit of the famous monumental step-well "Baoli" built in sandstone in the ninth century, proceed towards Jaipur. Arrival and check-in. overnight.
Inclusions: accommodation, breakfast, transport, tour guide
Tour Highlights: Fatehpur Sikri, Abhaneri.
Hotels: Surya Villa, Vimal Heritage (standard), Sarovar Premier / Lemon Tree (deluxe), Marriot / Trident (superior)
Morning excursion to Amber to visit the Fort of Man Singh, a splendid example of rajput architecture. The fort, built at a dominant position on the top of a hill, was once the residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur. Enroute take a photo-stop at Hawa Mahal.
Later visit the City Palace, a complex of princely buildings that include the private apartments of the Maharaja.
Adjacent to the palace is the Astronomical Observatory of Jai Singh, the seventeenth-century Astronomical Marvel, inclduing sophisticated tools for the calculation of eclipses and for the detection of the position of stars.
Time to explore the local handicraft items. Jaipur is famous for textiles and gemstones.
Return back to the hotel overnight.
Inclusions: Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tour Guide, Monument entrance.
Tour Highlights: Amer Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar.
Hotels: Surya Villa /Vimal Heritage (standard), Sarovar Premier /Lemon Tree (deluxe), Marriott /Trident (superior).
Drive towards Delhi. Enroute visit the marvellous Palace of Samode. Samode Palace is situated in the middle of the hills.
After the visit have an exquisite lunch at the Palace.
Proceed towards Delhi. On Arrival you will be dropped at the Airport or any other location of your choice.
Inclusions: Breakfast, Transport, lunch at Samode Palace, monument entrance.
Tour Highlights: Enjoy the rural panorama on the way, Samode Palace.
Please note that you will be dropped at the airport or any other location of your choice towards 6 PM. Please plan your onward movements accordingly.