The most sought after tourist destinations in India are located in the Golden Triangle as it comprises of three most renowned cities of historical and cultural significance of India; namely Delhi, Jaipur and Agra. As it happens to be the one of the most popular and visited tourist circuits in India and covers the most of preferred tourist attractions in the region.
The Golden triangle tours in India will take you through diverse coalesce of contemporary elegance and matured erudition in Delhi, and to the pink stucco painted lanes of Jaipur and to the ultimate insignia of love in Agra.
Each city has the influence to grab the interest and attention of the tourists towards its variety of eye-catching locations. All these places have gone through the process of evolution of India and thus take you to visit the bygone golden era of Indian History.
Commencement of a magnificent Golden Triangle Tour
An exciting start of a tour begins from the capital city of India and indicates towards the fervor & flavor of the entire journey. Your tour starts with an energized study of the city of Delhi and you are made to visit the Red Fort, India Gate, Purana Quila, Humayun tomb, Qutub Minar, Jantar Mantar, Rashtrapati Bhawan, and many more such monuments of historical significance.
To introduce you to the spiritual aspect of this great city, you will be made to visit the famous temples of Delhi like Chhatarpur Temple, Lotus Temple, Akshardham, Iskcon Temple, etc.
There are no dearth of places for shopping at modern malls as well as inside the hotelâ€™s arcades or in the traditional markets located in the dingy lanes of walled city area of old Delhi.
Luytenâ€™s Delhi to the Pink City
After witnessing an enthralling experience of beauty of Delhi, the tour progresses towards the city of Pink City known as Jaipur. The capital of state of Rajasthan, Jaipur is the city embellished with Royal Palaces, a place that dazzle with vibrant marketplace and resonates with the folklores of imperial rule in its array of performing art forms.
The one of the major attraction in the pink city is Hawa Mahal; a honeycombed structure with above 900 beautifully designed windowpanes. A visit to a Jan tar Mantar, Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort, Birla temple, Jaigarh Fort, and City Palace is a must for all tourists. An elephant ride can be enjoying in the vicinity of Amber fort.
Jaipur is a very fascinating city with great charm of lively environment. The Pink City derives its name from the fact that most of the edifices are covered in pink color making the surroundings very invigorating.
Agra, an abode to Taj Mahal
After enjoying the appointment with the city of Jaipur, now it is the time to proceed towards Agra. On the way to Agra, Fatehpur Sikri; an erstwhile capital of Mughal Empire for ten years; is visited to witness various monuments of fine craftsmanship of Mogul architecture.
Agra is the other name of exquisiteness and splendor. Taj Mahal, the major attraction of Agra, is one of the Seven Wonders of Modern World. Agra has Red Fort, Akbar Tomb at Sikandara and an Itmad-ud-daulah Tomb known as a prototype of Taj or Mini Taj. The interior of Itmad-ud-daulah attracts the admiration from all the tourists.
Completion of Triangle Journey
Arrive at Delhi to conclude the journey and to explore the remaining attractions of Delhi and indulge in the feast and shopping prior to take off back to your destination of origin.