Golden Triangle Tour with Mumbai
Travel to India with us to enjoy India’s Golden Triangle Tour with Mumbai through the cultural heart of vibrant northern India. This Indian Holiday around north India’s cultural triangle is ideal for those who want to experience some of India’s incredible sights in a short period of time. Book your trip to India and enjoy a journey from Delhi to Agra. See the Taj at sunrise. Explore the Pink City of Jaipur & explore historical forts and palaces with sample delicious curries and wander through exotic spice markets and discover historic, colourful, Mumbai on this mesmerising Indian tour.test
- DURATION 7 Nights / 8 Days
- START CITY Delhi
- END CITY Mumbai
- TYPE OF TRIP Cultural & Historical
- Historic Delhi, India’s Capital city.
- Great Forts & Palaces of Jaipur, the pink city.
- TAJ MAHAL, Agra, wonder of the World.
- Bustling bazaars & interaction with colorful friendly people.
- Elephant Ride at UNESCO World Heritage-Amber Fort-Jaipur.
- Gateway of India and Elephanta Caves in Mumbai
Welcome to India! Upon arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport, you are greeted by our representative. Transferred to hotel where our representative helps you check in and brief you about the following tours. Have some free time on your own to adjust to the new time zone. Overnight stay in Hotel.
In morning after breakfast at hotel, proceed to visit Old Delhi with Jama Mosque (largest mosque of India was built in 1656 AD by Mughal Emperor Shahjahan) & later enjoy Cycle Rickshaw ride through Chandni Chowk “Silver Market” to get one of the most amazing experiences of life ever, later explore historical Red Fort, Raj Ghat (It is the memorial of the Father of Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. It is the place where Gandhi ji was cremated).
Afternoon: Visit modern New Delhi are many historic monuments such as the 12th century Qutab Minar (World’s tallest free standing minaret & it has five distinct storeys with the height of 72.5 Meter), Humayuns’ Tomb is a forerunner of the Mughal style of architecture, and in contrast, visits the modern Lakshmi Narayan Temple. Drive past India Gate, the city’s World War I war memorial, the President’s residence, Parliament House and the Secretariat buildings, all designed by Lutyens. O/n in Hotel.
After breakfast leave for Agra. If there is one image that sums up India to the world, it is the Taj Mahal. This beautiful monument in Agra is an absolute must for every visitor. On arrival, check in at hotel.
Fist visit UNESCO World Heritage site-Agra Fort. Later explore the Taj Mahal, the white marble tomb built in 22 years (1631 – 1653) by the Emperor Shah Jahan for his beloved Queen Mumtaz. Over 20,000 craftsmen from Persia, Turkey, France and Italy laboured for 22 years to build this masterpiece & its also known as symbol of eternal love. Experiencing Taj Mahal at sunset will take your breath away. Overnight in Hotel. (Note: - Taj Mahal Closed on Friday.)
After breakfast you leave for Jaipur. On the way to Jaipur, there will be two stop-over: Fatehpur Sikri & Abhaneri. Fatehpur Sikri- It is believed to be one of the first carefully planned cities of the Mughals. It was built by Emperor Akbar in the 16th century AD. Its name basically means the ‘City of Victory’ & constructed of beautiful red sandstone. Afterwards visit Abhaneri which is famed for its 8th century Chand Baori – the deepest step-well in the world – then continue to Jaipur for a two night stays. On arrival in Jaipur, check in hotel and rest of time relax at hotel.
Jaipur is a city of history and tradition, dating back to its foundation in the 17th century by Sawai Jai Singh, from whom it derives its name. Jai Sing meticulously planned the civic layout of Jaipur, with wide roads and impressive architecture, all of which is painted pink to this day. Jaipur is almost equidistant from Delhi and Agra, and forms part of the famed Golden Triangle, which so many visitors to north India take. Overnight stay.
Morning: After a brief photography stop at the famed Hawa Mahal, or Palace of the Winds, drive out of town, to visit Amber Fort. Visitors can walk or go on elephant back up to the entrance of this romantic, traditional Rajasthani Fort, setting the mood for a visit to the dramatic, hill-top fortress.
Afternoon: The half-day city tour begins at the historic City Palace, a huge, sprawling complex, covering almost a seventh of the walled part of Jaipur. The palace is still home to the erstwhile royal family, who live in one section, while the rest has been converted into a museum. Highlights are the Armoury Museum, with its impressive collection of royal weapons, and the Hawa Mahal, or Palace of the Winds. This was constructed so that the royal ladies could watch processions, without being seen. Later, visit the Jantar Mantar, the largest stone observatory in the world. O/n in Hotel.
After breakfast you will be transferred to Jaipur airport to board your flight for Mumbai. On arrival in Mumbai, you will be received by our representative & transfer to Hotel. Mumbai is popularly known as ‘the city of dreams,’ as people from across the country comes to this city to fulfill their dreams. This mega-city never sleeps and remains lively till late hours at night. Overnight in Hotel.
After breakfast, head to Gateway of India early in the morning, and then visit the island 10 km away to catch glimpse of the famous Elephanta Caves. The intricate rock carvings from 10th Century lures in a lot of visitors from around the world here. Later in the day you could go on a city sightseeing tour with visit to places like C.S Terminus, Mani Bhavan, Mumbai Dhobi Ghat and more. Overnight in Hotel.
Following breakfast, you’ll head for Mumbai International Airport to leave for the journey home as per your flight schedule at the end of a wonderful holiday to India.