Golden Triangle Tour
The essential tour for everyone looking to visit India’s most iconic destinations. Immerse yourself in the history and culture of India in this 6 day tour of the famous Golden Triangle.
Schedule of Golden Triangle Tour
Day 1 Arrival to Delhi
On arrival at the airport, you’ll be met by one of our representatives outside the exit gate. The representative will take you to your private car for your hotel transfer. The rest of the day is yours to do with as you please.
Day 2 New Delhi & Old Delhi
Enjoy the sightseeing tour of “New Delhi” Covering Humayun Tomb, Qutab Minar and Parliament House.
Enjoy the hustle and bustle of the oldest part of Delhi. Poke around the shops, marvel at the architecture and come shoulder to shoulder with men and oxen pulling carts full of their wares. Our walk around Old Delhi will last for about four hours, taking in Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir (Jain temple), Gauri Shankar Mandir (Hindu temple), Sunehri Masjid (Golden mosque), Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib (Sikh temple), Jalebi Wala (sweet shop), Dariba Kalan (jewellery market) and Paranthe Wali Gali (paratha lane).
Day 3 Delhi to Jaipur
The driver will take you to Jaipur (06Hrs / 260 Kms approx.). Along the way you’ll have the opportunity to take breaks for refreshments and photography.
Day 4 Jaipur City Tour
This four hour trip will take you to the Maharaja’s City Palace, which is a magnificent structure lying within the walled city of Jaipur. Here you’ll get to walk around palaces, audience halls and a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. From here we continue onwards to the Jantar Mantar Observatory, where you’ll see many impressive instruments used for measuring “the harmony of the heavens”. After this you’ll have a photo opportunity at the Palace of the Winds (Hawa Mahal), and will enjoy a drive through some of the pink areas of the city.
Having been picked up by your guide and driver, you’ll be taken to the 16th century Rajput capital of Amber – just 11km from the city. The tour also includes an elephant ride to reach the entrance of this fortress of Amber.
Day 5 Jaipur to Agra
On the 5th day of the tour, leave early morning for Pangong Lake, placed at an altitude of 4400 m. Start driving eastwards of Leh crossing Changla Pass, 17500 ft. Take a route via Durbuk and Tangtse villages in the Changthang region of Ladakh. Treat your eyes to the scenic beauty all around you. As you reach, set up your camps near the lake side. Finding its place in both India and China, this lake is blessed with enchanting surroundings.
Day 6 Taj Mahal & Agra Fort
Visiting the iconic Taj Mahal is a must during your visit to India. Its dream like beauty and the intricate marble-work is truly a sight to behold. Contrasting the delicate Taj Mahal is the grand splendour of Agra Fort – just two kilometres (1.3 miles) down the road. The red sandstone turrets, impenetrable walls and hidden corridors make it a fascinating place to explore.
After visiting these places we will transfer you to the Delhi airport to board your flight for onward journey.