Delhi - Agra - Jaipur
6 Nights / 7 Days
Golden Triangle Group Tour is a unique tour package offered by Jingo Holidays to the tourists in all over the country. The tour comprises three major cities of India - Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. These three major towns and cities of Northern India are true and lining examples of India’s glorious past, magnificent architecture, rich art and crafts and tales of romantic past.
Delhi is that the heart of the Republic of India whereas Jaipur is wealthy in several aspects, portraying art and design. Agra is famous for home one of the most sought after monuments, Taj Mahal.
Upon arrival, Jingo Holidays our expert tour agent will meet you to assist at Delhi International airport. Later drive through the busy roads of Delhi to reach your pre-booked hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Delhi.
Old Delhi Sightseeing
Delhi is a beautiful contrast of old heritage and modern civilization. It offers several beautiful historical monuments, bazaars and buildings dating back Mughal and British era. Get up and have leisurely breakfast in the hotel. Start your day with a remarkable experience of Salaam Balak Tour. The Salaam Balak Trust – as the name suggests is a trust which provides shelter to poor children who has been captured or kidnapped from the streets to work as a child labour or often forced to beg. In 2006, the CITY WALK provided a platform to SBT for improving their English so they can work as tour guides and describe about their street life in and around New Delhi Railway station. The tour starts in the morning and will last for approximately 02 hours. The walk includes a walk near New Delhi Railway Station; here the assistance person will meet you from Salaam Balak Trust, who himself/herself has faced problem in his/her childhood. You can also come across the street of Paharganj and finally their shelter home. While walking through the street, the tour guide from SBT will tell you varied stories about the difficulties they have faced while living on the streets and a view of this¬ world through their eyes.
After a significant experience of The Salaam Balak Tour, an agent from Jingo Holidays will meet you at a pre-decided meeting point. Now proceed to board the Metro for a ride from New Delhi Metro Station to Jama Masjid. A brief introduction will be given to you about the daily schedule by the Tour Guide. At first, you can explore India’s largest mosque Jama Masjid which was built by Shah Jahan the creator of Taj Mahal. Also, enjoy riding on a man driven Rikshaw ride at Jama Masjid. After that, you must visit the Raj Ghat – a black marble platform built in the memory of Mahatma Gandhi “The Father of The Nation”. Later proceed to New Delhi and visit Qutub Minar (the tallest concrete minaret of the world) as well as the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib – dedicated to the eighth Guru of Sikh Shri Harikrishan Dev and is thus considered as one the most religious places in Delhi. After a long tiring day back to Hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Delhi.
Delhi - Jaipur
Morning breakfast at Hotel, later complete the formalities of check out and proceed for the onward destination to the pink city of India, Jaipur. Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan also well-known as the Pink City of India, was built by Sawai Jai Singh. The city provides a wonderful opportunity to dig deep into the historical wonders of the Rajput era. We will stop in the midway to stretch our legs a bit and freshen up in a motel. You can have light refreshments like tea/coffee and cookies (Payment directly). On arrival to Jaipur, check in at the hotel and relax yourself. In the evening, sightseeing of Jantar Mantar - is an astronomical observatory used to measure the distances and positions between planetary objects. Jaipur has the largest observatory in whole India. Later, visit Birla Temple – also known as Lakshmi Narayan Temple situated below the Moti Dungri Temple. The temple is built with pure white marbles at an architectural landmark of Jaipur. The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi. This temple is made with architectural beauty in a modern form. Evening free for leisure time. Overnight stay at Hotel in Jaipur.
Begin your day with a lovely breakfast at the hotel. Meet the guide who will be assisting you throughout the day. First, take a drive to Amer Fort which is situated about 10 kms out of Jaipur city that was once the Capital of Rajput regime in Jaipur. The dashing fort of Amer is standing on the top of a hill which is easily accessible by car or jeep but one should not miss the opportunity to ride on a decorated elephant to travel to the top of the hill. Our tour escort will assist you with the availability of an elephant for you. If anyone is not interested or has a phobia of riding on an animal you can take a jeep ride to reach the fort. As you reach the entrance of the fort, the guide will give you a brief introduction about the lifestyle of the Rajput empire and the historic significance of the Amer Fort. Visit some beautifully decorated pillars, fountains, walls and halls in the fort complex to witness the grand life the Rajputana kings used to live. Photo stop at Jal Mahal – built in the middle of Man Sagar Lake. The Jal Mahal is a beautiful architectural palace that has 5 floors, out of which 4 remain under water. In the afternoon, enjoy food walk at the streets of the city. The pink city is very famous for its food delicacies. Knowing about the large variety of delicacies, we have decided to organize a walk on the local streets of the city. Here you can enjoy the best Rajasthani local dishes. The must try are the Kachoris, Pakodi, Puri sabzi, Achars (pickles) Paneer, Lassi, Tikiya, Dahi bada, Rasmalai and Masala chai etc. Most importantly not to miss is the traditional food of Rajasthan i.e. the Dal Baati Churma. If you have a sweet tooth, go for delicacies like ghewar, which is the specialty of this royal city. Also, try the piping hot pyaaz kachoris along with a cup of Masala Tea made with Milk, Tea leaves, sugar, ginger and cardamom which is an absolute favourite among the local people living here. The walk starts from the most famous monument Hawa Mahal to the Triploya Bazar, Hanuman ka Rasta, Gopal ji Ka Rasta, Johari Bazaar and will end up at a pre-decided place. You will get around one and half to two hours to walk through the streets and taste the mouthwatering dishes. After a great experience of traditional food walk, if required lunch can be provided at Laxmi Mishthan Bhandar. Evening relax yourself at Hotel else you can visit Gaitore (No Guide) – The Gaitore cenotaphs or Chattris well known as the Gaitore Chattris which are constructed in a dynamic way with a combination of Islamic or Mughal architecture and Hindu temple architecture. Also, in the evening you can spend some time at Albert Hall (No Guide) that is one of the oldest museums of Rajasthan. It was built in the 19th century by Maharaja Sawai Ram Singh – II, as the Prince of Wales was going to give a visit. Overnight stay at Hotel in Jaipur.
Jaipur - Agra
Morning breakfast at Hotel, then proceed to Agra. Agra is a renowned city where you will admire the beauty of one of the Seven Wonders of the World and also the symbol of love “Taj Mahal”. In fact, Taj Mahal is one of the key attractions of the Golden Triangle Tours circuit. On the way stop at Abhaneri village to see the amazingly crafted Chand Baori stepwell. On the way, just 30 km before Agra, also pay a visit to the deserted town of Fatehpur Sikri. Enjoy battery van ride to the main entrance of Fatehpur Sikri. Also, visit Buland Darwaja (the highest gate in the world) and Dargah or Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti. Spend leisurely time in your hotel at Agra. Overnight stay at Hotel in Agra.
Agra - Delhi
This morning, wake up to witness the Golden Triangle tour highlight, a dream visit to the gorgeous Taj Mahal. This is going to be the most stunning experience of your India tour. Get into your Car/Coach and take a short drive to the complex. From a distance, you will enjoy riding on a Tonga (horse cart). You will be stunned to see the grand white marble masterpiece standing high on the banks of the river Yamuna. The true architectural masterpiece is telling the story of the eternal love of Shahjahan for his beloved wife Mumtaz. The guide will tell you the story behind the erection of the monument and then you can spend some time taking some memorable photographs at Taj Mahal.
Come back to hotel and after a leisurely breakfast visit the UNESCO World heritage site i.e. The Agra Fort that reminds us of the grit and valour of the Mughal Empire in India. Later you can enjoy lunch at the Sheroes Hangout Café (on direct payment basis). Sheroes café is a café managed by the acid attack survivors. The term sheroes here is mentioned for brave women who fought to survive from the acid attacks done by some members of the society to give a blow to their appearance and self-esteem. Unlike any other café, the concept of this café is to be solely run by aid attacks survivors in order to give them an identity in the society. After a visit to Sheroes, drive for Delhi. Overnight stay at Hotel in Delhi.
Depart from Delhi
Your Golden Triangle group tour ends at the moment as you depart from Delhi airport to home or your next destination. A timely airport transfer will be agreed for you by Jingo Holidays.