No India trip is complete without a visit to the Taj Mahal and Rajasthan, the land of the Kings. Our Golden Triangle India Tour is the classic north India tour taking in the unmissable wealth of Mughal and Rajput history in Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.
Itinerary: 5 night/6 day
Day 01: Delhi Historical tour: Pick up at Delhi International/Domestic Airport/Hotel: You will met by our Greenfrogindia tour-leader and transferred to your hotel. Afternoon/evening. Historical walk of Old Delhi and evening meal at the world famous Mughlai cuisine restaurant.
Day 02: Agra: Early breakfast in time for the leisurely 3 hour drive to Agra with one of our experienced driving team. Arrival in Agra the capital city of the Mughals and home to the iconic Taj Mahal – an emblem of eternal love, built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. After the Taj its time to take in the famous Agra fort this UNESCO World Heritage site is a great place to explore/relax and soak up the centuries old atmosphere. Overnight Agra.
Day 03: Agra-Fatehpur Sikri-Jaipur. After breakfast it’s a one hour drive through scenic rural India to the deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri . This city of victory once served as the capital of the Moghul Emperor Akbar before being abandoned due to a shortage of water. Its many grand and magnificent buildings leave a lasting impression on any visitor. It’s a further 4 hour drive to Jaipur the Pink City with with plenty of time to explore the bazaars and historical market area. Overnight Jaipur
Day 04: Jaipur – After breakfast it’s time to head for the majestic Amber Fort – a classical hill fort with blend of both Hindu and Rajput architecture with a chance to enter the fort in grand style on the back of an elephant, It’s well deserving of half a day with great views form the ramparts. Jaipur is full of architectural treasures so take your pick from the Hawa Mahal – The Palace of Winds, built of red and pink sandstone, the City Palace, Jal Mahal – a palace sited in the midst of the Man Sagar Lake and Jantar Mantar Overnight Jaipur.
Day 5: Jaipur-Delhi – New Delhi tour: It’s a 4 hour drive back to Delhi and its wealth of sights. Enjoy an afternoon of sightseeing tour covering Laxmi Narayan Temple, Parliament House, India Gate and Connaught Place the central hub of Lutyen’s New Delhi. Overnight Delhi
Day 6: Departures/onward travel. Transfer to airport/rails station etc
Available all year round on request.
Recommended season September-April
Start Dates and Prices: Standard/Delux/Five-Star
The Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays so tours start on all days except Thursday
Prices Per Person Based on Twin/Double Share
Please Enquire For Single Room Option
Other dates available on request
- 5 nights hotels in en suite rooms
- Group sizes from 2-16
- A.C Vehicle equipped with cooler box and complimentary drinks.
- All breakfasts included
- All accommodation
- Transfer for group flights
- Monument Fees
- Expert Local Guides
- Tour Guide
What’s not included
- Travel insurance
- Visas and vaccinations
- Single supplement
- Evening Meal