Golden Triangle Tour With Ajmer And Pushkar
Day-01-Arrival in Delhi
Arrive at Delhi International airport. Meet our representative. Welcoming you in a traditional Indian style he will escort you to the hotel. Today take your own choice in the capital city. If you want to enjoy the nightlife in Delhi, you can go to a pub or discothèque. Then after dinner, stay overnight.
Post breakfast, Tour the India Gate, Arch Memorial of World War I, Humayun’s Tomb , Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, Akshardham temple, Laxmi Narayan temple, National Museum, etc. After Lunch, tour the Old Delhi. You will see here a medieval village, the roads are jumped. Once Old Delhi was the walled city of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. Tour the Red Fort, Jama Masjid and the most vibrant market of Delhi, Chandi Chowk market founded by Shah Jahan for his daughter. The old havelis of Chandi Chowk still tell a saga of old world. It is at the Chandi Chowk, the old Haveli of poet Mirza Galib is located. Then pay homage to the Father of Nation at Raj Ghat Memorial. Then enjoy your evening in flamboyant Delhi. Take your own choice.
Day-03-Delhi-Agra (204 kms)
Drive to Agra, the erstwhile capital of Mughals and home to Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Enroute tour the Tomb of Emperor Akbar at Sikandra. The architecture of the Tomb has a fusion of motifs of Hindu, Muslim, Jain and Buddhist motifs. Then upon arrival in Agra take the hotel. Then visit the majestic Agra Fort which covers 2.5 kms and It-mad-ud-Daula’s Tomb. In Agra fort you will surprise to see the palaces, halls and gardens. Thereafter you can explore the traditional markets in Agra. A special dinner will be served to you. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 / Delhi – Agra ( By Road )
Morning drive to the city of Taj (Agra) arrive Agra in approx. four hours & transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit the Taj Mahal – A white marble Tomb building 1631 – 1648 in Agra, seat of the Mughal Empire by Shah Jahan for his wife, Arjuman Banu Begum, the monument sums up many of the formal themes that have played through Islamic architecture. Its refined elegance is a conspicuous contrast both to the Hindu architecture of pre – Islamic India, with its thick walls, corbelled arches and heavy lintels and to the Indo Islamic styles, in which Hindu elements are combined with an electric assortment of motifs from Persian and Turkish sources. The Agra fort – situated on the banks of Yamuna river, north west of the Taj Mahal, this majestic fort was started by the Emperor Akbar and it developed as a strong hold of the Mughal Empire, under successive generations. This majestic fortness of red sandstone encompasses with in its 2.5 km long endosure walls, the imperial city of the Mughal rulers. It comprises many visionary palaces, such as the Jahagir Palace and the Khas Mahal, built by Shah Jahan, audience halls such as the Dewan I Khas and two very beautiful mosques. Evening free to explore the Agra’s rich heritage of handicrafts in its markets. Night stay in Agra hotel.
Day-04-Agra-Jaipur (250 kms)
After a leisurely start this morning, set on your Golden Triangle Tour towards the most spectacular structure on Earth-The Taj Mahal, Agra. Explore the sheer beauty of the white marble as glint of sunlight falls upon it. Golden Triangle India tours itinerary will take you to Jaipur, the capital city of Indian state of Rajasthan. On the way drive enjoy the landscapes of Scenic Indian villages, and paddy fields. When you reach Fatehpur Sikri, the World Heritage Site stop for a while to explore the tombs and palaces. Upon arrival in Jaipur you will be accommodated at a hotel. Jaipur boasts a few heritage hotels where you can experience a pure lifestyle of Rajasthan amidst the modern amenities. Today just enjoy a rickshaw ride to ex plore the Jaipur city . You can also drive in night to have a view of the pink city. After dinner, stay overnight.
Jaipur sightseeing will first take you to the Amber Fort located on a hillock. This Rajput fort was built by Sawai Man Singh when Amber was the capital. This fort is of typical Rajput architecture; yet there is fusion of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Enjoy an elephant ride. Then visit the Jal Mahal and enjoy a camel ride enjoying the thrilling landscapes of the Aravalli Hills and the lake. After lunch, tour the monuments of Jaipur city . Visit the Hawa Mahal, City Palace Museum and Jantar Mantar, the Astronomical Observatory. Then explore the colorful bazaars of Jaipur. Jaipur is the hub of the colorful cultural life of Rajasthan. We want to give you an experience of pure Rajasthan culture. You will be taken to an ethnic restaurant where you can enjoy folk dance and music. Have dinner here. Then back to the hotel.
Day-06-Jaipur-Pushkar (146 kms)
Your Golden Triangle Tour package will take you to the holy city Pushkar. The main attractions are the Pushkar Lake, Brahma temple and the Ghats. Hindus visit Pushkar town during the Pushkar camel fair. On arrival, take the hotel. Then drive to Ajmer to visit the Dargah of Sufi Saint Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Hasan Chisti . This is a revered Muslim Shrine. The sick and childless visit Ajmer for a boon. Visit the Dargah. Then return back to Pushkar and then visit the Brahma temple and the Ghats. After dinner, stay overnight.
Day-07-Pushkar-Delhi (370 kms)
Departure Drive back to Delhi and on arrival take the flight back home.