Golden Triangle With Ajmer
7 Nights 8 Days
Golden Triangle is the most popular and visited circuit of India that includes cities of Agra, Delhi and Jaipur located roughly at 250 kms from each other and forming a triangle on Indian map with respect to its locations. The circuit is well connected by road, buses and trains with fast trains like Shatabdi Express. The New Express Highway between Delhi and Agra have shortened the travel time to 2-3 hours only.
Most of the foreign tourists likes to land into Delhi, spend couple of days here, explore the city and then travel southwards towards the land of Taj and then west to the Pink city of India – Jaipur.
Depending upon the number of days you can spare out from your hectic worklife, you can extend the tour to add Khajurao, Varanasi further to Agra, or connect Ranthambore if you are a wildlife enthusiast or may be visit the popular camel fair at Pushkar held in November.
Many of the tourists also connect the serene Golden Temple with this trip. Off late this circuit have become pretty popular with the domestic tourists from South India also. This circuit reflects the grandeur, glory & history of the nation in true sense. So plan your trip to Golden Triangle and ask for all the customizations that you can imagine.
Day 1: Delhi Arrival, overnight at Delhi –
Upon your arrival in Delhi, your driver will greet you at Delhi International Airport and transfer you to your Hotel. Check in and Rest of the day is at your leisure and rest. Stay overnight at the hotel in Delhi.
Day 2: Delhi city tour –
After breakfast, proceed at 09:00 hrs for a full day tour in Delhi. Visit Jama Masjid- one of the largest mosque in the world, built by Shah Jahan to dominate the city, Red Fort- the largest monument in Delhi that was the residence of Mughal emperor of India for 200 years, Raj Ghat- a memorial built to commemorate the site of Mahatma Gandhi’s cremation, Qutub Minar- UNESCO World Heritage-listed tallest minaret, Humayun Tomb- another UNESCO World Heritage site, Lotus temple- Bahai house of worship, famous for it flowerlike shape, drive past Embassy, Diplomatic enclave, stop for a quick photo at India Gate and Rastrapati Bhavan, Parliament House, Connaught Place and Delhi main shopping area. Be back for overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: Delhi to Agra (250 kms/ 5 hrs) –
After breakfast, check out from hotel and drive to Agra by 08:30 hrs. Enroute stop at Sikandra for a quick Photo Shoot. Later check in to the hotel. Then proceed for a half day city tour to Agra Fort- built by Emperor Akbar on the banks of the Yamuna River. Later proceed to Taj Mahal for the most beautiful sunset view of “The Taj”. (Taj Mahal closed on Fridays) Post tour, spend some time shopping around the world’s best marble products and jewelry. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 4: Agra to Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri (240 kms/ 5 hrs) –
After breakfast drive to Jaipur – the pink city by 0830 hrs. Enroute stop at UNESCO World Heritage red sandstone complex of Fatehpur Sikri built in 1569 by Emperor Akbar and abandoned 15 years later due to water scarcity. Visit Buland Darwaza, Diwan-e-aam,diwan-e-khas. Then continue to Jaipur. On arrival check-in at hotel, dinner at Chokhi Dhani – the traditional ethnic village resort of Jaipur (entry tickets on your own). Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 5: Jaipur, City Tour –
After breakfast proceed to visit city attractions covering Amber Fort. Enjoy Feel like a maharaja from the past as you ride up to Amber Fort on an elephant outfitted with traditional Indian draperies. Later visit Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar (observatory), City Palace & Museum. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 6: Jaipur to Ajmer (140 Kms/ 2 to 3 hrs) –
After breakfast, checkout from the hotel and proceed towards Ajmer. On arrival at Ajmer, check-in at the hotel and have some rest. Later visit Ajmer Sharif Dargah- a shrine built over the grave of Sufi saint Moinuddin Chishti, visit Ana Sagar Lake with island in the centre of the lake, visit Nasiyan Jain Temple that reflects ancient world with respect to Jain perception and then visit Archaeological Museum where one can see stones, sculptures, miniature paintings etc. Return back to hotel for rest and overnight stay.
Day 7: Ajmer to Delhi (420 Kms/ 8 hrs) –
After breakfast, check out from hotel and proceed towards Delhi. On arriving Delhi, check in at a hotel for rest and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8: Delhi drop at Airport/ Railway Station –
After breakfast, check out from hotel and drop at Airport/ Railway Station/ Bus stand with memories.
- Stay at all places on twin/triple sharing basis- as applicable
- Transfers and movement to monuments.
- Breakfast and Taxes.
- AC Sedan Car for 2-3 people, Innova for 4-6 people.
- Complimentary Local Guide services at Agra (on request).
- Toll Tax and Parking.
- Driver Allowances and State Taxes.
- All Taxes.
- Monument Fees.
- Lunch and Dinner.
- Guide Charges.
- Air/Rail/Bus Fair
- Personal Expenses in Hotel.
- Camera Charges.
- Anything not mentioned except Inclusions.