Golden Triangle Tour with Rajsthan can provide you with a full-fledged glimpse of India’s royal and cultural heritage in such a short span. The journey covers nine most popular tourist destinations of India- Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Pushkar, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Jaishalmer, Bikaner and Mandava. The guests are provided with a slice of British, Rajputana and Mughal royalty on the same platter.
Delhi: Delhi, the incredible capital of iconic India, is always ready to surprise you with its myriad moods, contrasts and contradictions. It is a perfect blend of history and modernity. Beneath the glitzy and glamorous surface of a vibrant city life, there lies a rich legacy of history, culture and traditions. Delhi has been a host to the rise and fall of many empires and dynasties; hence the city lies dotted with great Indian monuments such as the Red Fort, the Jama Masjid, the Qutub Minar and the India Gate.A visit to these monuments is a must in order to understand the rich and varied culture of this magical city.
Agra: When one thinks of Agra, the image of Taj Mahal surfaces on the mind. It is true that the Taj has an unfathomable magical charm that attracts visitors from all over the World. And unlike most of the hyped things in this world, the Taj Mahal is worth every piece of appreciation that has ever been bestowed upon this timeless monument. No wonder it is one of the new Seven Wonders of the World. But the Taj is not a standalone attraction in Agra. Agra boasts of a great Mughal legacy that can be witnessed in the form of the magnificent Agra Fort. A day spent in Agra would leave an indelible impression on your memory!
Pushkar: The word 'Pushkar' means lotus flower, which is said to be the seat of Brahma, one of the Hindu holy trinity, who is worshipped as the creator of this world. Pushkar is situated at a height of 510 meters, surrounded by hillocks on three sides. The 'Nag Pahar', or the Snake Mountain, forms a natural boundary between Ajmer and Pushkar. Vajra Nabha died with the impact, and the petals of the lotus fell at three places. One of them is Pushkar, where it gave birth to a lake.
Jaipur: Jaipur,also known as the "pink city" because of a number of places of pink color terracotta ,is the capital city of vibrant state Rajasthan. The city was founded in year 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II ,who was the ruler of city Amber. The old city is surrounded by the strong walls and florid gates. This was the first planned city of India. The spectacular forts and monuments like the Amber fort, the Jaigarh fort, the Nahargarh fort, the palace of wind-Hawa Mahal, the scenic beauty of the Jal Mahal, the City palace, the architectural astronomical instrument of historic time -the Jantar Mantar, the famous Sawai Man Singh Stadium, and a lot more places are there to explore in the city.
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Jodhpur: The city is known as the "Sun City" for the bright, sunny weather it enjoys all the year round. The old city area almost all the houses are painted blue, It is also known as the Blue city. Jodhpur lies near the geographic centre of Rajasthan state, which makes it a convenient base for travel in a region much frequented by tourists. Places to see: Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Clock Tower & Markets, Mandore Garden, Sardar Govt. Museum & Umaid Public Park
Jaisalmer: The fort & town of "Jaisalmer" was founded by Maharawal Jaisal in the year 1156 AD after having shifted his capital from Ludharva. Jaisalmer is sometimes called the "Golden City of India" because the yellow sand and the yellow sandstone used in every architecture of the city gives a yellowish-golden tinge to the city and its surrounding area.
Bikaner: In 1488 Rao Bika established the city of Bikaner. The spot which Bika selected for his capital, was the birthright of a Nehra Jat, who would only concede it for this purpose on the condition that his name should be linked in perpetuity with its surrender. Places to Visit : Jain Temple, Shiv Bari Temple, Junagarh Fort, Laxmi Niwas Palace.
Mandawa: Mandawa was an important halt in the silk route, it was the trading outpost for the ancient caravan routes that stopped here from China and the Middle east. The Rajput ruler of Mandawa, Thakur Nawal Singh, built the castle in 1755 to protect this outpost. The township of Mandawa grew around this castle and attracted a large community of traders who settled here.
DAY - 01 : ARRIVAL DELHI - Arrive Delhi, meet assist at the airport and transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
DAY - 02 : DELHI - AGRA ( BY ROAD ) - Morning drive to Agra Enroute you visit Akbar's mausoleum at Sikandra. on arrival transfer to hotel. Later proceed for city sight seeing tour visiting the world famous Taj Mahal, built by the Mughal Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. Also visit Agra Fort, containing the Pearl Mosque - the rusty and majestic red- sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms. Also visit Itmad-up-Dau's tomb, built by Noorjehan in memory of her father. Night stay in Agra.
DAY - 03 : AGRA - JAIPUR ( BY ROAD ) - After breakfast drive to beautiful Pink City - Jaipur enrouting Fatehpur Sikri " The Capital of the King Akbar ". Visit the Buland Darwaja in Fatehpur Sikri. In Evening check-in into the hotel at Jaipur and overnight stay.
DAY - 04 : Jaipur - After breakfast you will be driven to an excursion to Amer Fort. At the fort you will be delighted to have an elephant ride. after this, you will be taken to a sightseeing tour of the pink city. You catch awesome sights of the Jantar Mantar, the City palace and the Hawa Mahal. Overnight stay in the hotel.
DAY - 05 : JAIPUR - AJMER - PUSHKAR - Today we will move to Ajmer. At Ajmer, first , you will check in at your hotel, and later, visit the Dargah of the Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti. You will also visit the picturesque Pushkar Lake and Temples there, which include the lone Brahma temple in the world. Overnight stay in the hotel.
DAY - 06 : PUSHKAR- UDAIPUR ( BY ROAD ) - After breakfast drive for Udaipur, arrive Udaipur at late afternoon and transfer to hotel. Evening at leisure and Night stay in Udaipur.
DAY-07 : Udaipur - After breakfast at hotel proceed for full day Excursion Tour of the City. Visit the City Palace, Saheliyon ki Bari, Lake Palace, Fatehsagar Lake and other places. Evening at leisure and overnight stay.
DAY-08 : UDAIPUR - JODHPUR ( BY ROAD ) - Early morning, we drive to Jodhpur and enroute visit the Ranakpur temples. On arrival at Jodhpur, you check in at your hotel and towards the evening make a trip to the awesome Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, the beautiful Mandore garden and the grand Umaid Bhawan Palace. Overnight at hotel.
DAY - 09 : JODHPUR - JAISALMER ( BY ROAD ) - After breakfast proceed for Jaisalmer enrouting the Osian Village. Reach Jaisalmer in evening and check in at hotel. Overnight at Jaisalmer
DAY - 10 : JAISALMER - Early morning we will have a View of Fort and City which looks like a Golden City at the time of sunrise. ToDay before lunch we visit the fort with its temples & palaces, the Havelis, the amazing maze of lanes and bylanes, Gadsisar tank, Bada Bagh and Vyas Chhattries. After lunch we will proceed to Khuri for Camel ride on Golden Sand Dunes and will stay in tants on sand dunes. In evening we will have a dinner on Dunes with Folk Dances Programme.
DAY - 11 : JAISALMER - BIKANER ( BY ROAD ) - Morning drive to Bikaner. On arrival transfer to the hotel. Later city sight seeing tour. Bikaner is named after its founder Rao Bikaji in 1488. But long before this, the city was trade center on the caravan routes from Africa and West Asia. Bikaner's dominant features are rippling sands and abundant sunshine. The city stands on an elevation, enclosed by a 7 Kms wall, which can be entered from 5 gate. Bikaner City is bolstered by imposing walls and has a 16th century fort housing old palaces, temples and mosque. Founded by Raja Rai Singh the fort is distinguished by its long range of 37 pavilions, a line of balconies and aerial windows of varying designs. Also visit Lallgarh Palace, the museum, Bhanda Sagar Jain and Deshnoke Rat temple. Night stay in Bikaner.
DAY - 12 : BIKANER - MANDAWA ( BY ROAD ) - Morning drive to Mandawa, on arrival transfer to the hotel. Later visit Mandawa, founded 1755 by Thakur Nawal Singh and still the home of his descendants, has beautiful frescoes, havelis and mansions. Mandawa castle one of the finest castles of Rajasthan, is now a hotel and house of collection of armories, costumes of ancestors, canons from 1820 ancient coins, numismatic collection and many other interesting items, preserved in a museum. Night stay in Mandawa.
DAY - 13 : MANDAWA - DELHI - DEPARTURE - Morning drive to Delhi and check-in to the hotel at late afternoon. Evening at leisure and overnight stay at hotel.
DAY - 14 : DELHI - After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi:
OLD DELHI - A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting the Raj Ghat - the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated; Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India and the Red Fort - once the most opulent fort and palace of the Moghul Empire.
NEW DELHI - An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would include a visit to the Humayun's Tomb, the Qutub Minar, a drive along the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President's Residence, Lotus Temple and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave. Now the tour ends and you can proceed to your onward Journey as per your programme.
* All transfers & sightseeing's by exclusive air conditioned private Toyota car.
* Professional English Speaking Tour Guide in Agra for sightseeing.
* Lunch at one of the finest local AC restaurant.
* Battery Bus Ride at Taj Mahal from parking up to monument & back.
* All Taxes & Parking's.
* Unlimited mineral water.
* Our personal care & attention.
* Entrances fees of all monuments mentioned in program.
* Any Alcohol, Wine, Beer with Lunch.
* Camera fees at monuments.
* Tipping for guide & driver.
* Anything not mention in included features list.