Showcasing a side of India which is brimmed with magic is the golden triangle tour. Now, most of the travelers would be aware why is it named so and why is it famous. But what most of us don’t know is it is the best way to experience cultural heritage and dive into royalty. What’s interesting, is that this golden triangle India itinerary runs in a triangle of British, Rajputana and Mughal culture all at once. All you have to do is fasten your seatbelt and let the journey overwhelm you.
Day 01: Arrival in Delhi India From home country or Nepal
Our airport representative will transfer to Hotel, Golden triangle Tour briefing with officially arrangements. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
Morning sightseeing tour of Old Delhi. Visit the former centre of Moghul Power, Old Delhi offers ancient monuments, narrow streets and bustling bazaars. Visit the vast Red Fort, built in 1648, the Jama Masjid, the greatest mosque in India and completed in 1658 by Shah Jahan who also built the Taj Mahal, and the Raj Ghat, the simple memorial to Mahatma Gandhi.
Afternoon sightseeing tour of New Delhi – drive past the stately government buildings of the British Era designed by Lutyens, including the India Gate& the Presidential Palace. Continue onto the beautiful Humayuns tomb& predecessor of the world famous Taj Mahal. End the tour at the towering minaret of Qutab Minar.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Delhi – Samode – Jaipur
After breakfast drive to Jaipur enroute stopping at Samode (280 kms) – for lunch.
Samode palace – The comfortable palace is today full of architectural delights with stately corridors, frescoed walls ethereal audience halls, harmoniously reflecting the skill of master craftsmen. Upon arrival in Jaipur – check-in at the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Jaipur
Tour of the impressive Amber Fort, situated on a ridge just outside Jaipur City. At the foot of the hill you will mount your caparisoned elephant for the slow but steady climb up to the main gate.
After lunch tour of City Tour of the Pink City – Your tour will include the imposing City Palace, still home to the Maharaja although several of the rooms are now open to the public. Many antiques and arteacts belonging to the ruling family are housed here, including a collection of weaponry.You will also visit the Hawa Mahal “Palace of the Winds”, and the open-air Jantar Mantar, Observatory to see the vast astronomical instruments. Enjoy a stroll through the colourful bazaar before returning to your hotel.
Over night at hotel.
Day 05: Agra -Delhi
Early morning visit the Taj Mahal at dawn, a white marble memorial built by Shah Jahan for his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal. This monument took 22 years to be completed and was designed and planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa. Apart from it’s stunning design balance and perfect symmetry, the Taj is also noted particularly for its elegant domes, intricately carved screens and some of the best inlay work ever seen.
After that drive to Delhi (203 kms/ 5 hrs)
Day 06: Delhi – Abroad
Our airport representative will transfer from hotel to the airport for flight back home or Nepal. Tour ends.