3 Night Golden Triangle Travel Plan
Best 3 Nights Indian Golden Triangle Tour Itinerary
Plan 1 : 3 Nights / 4 Days Golden Triangle Tour
The Golden Triangle Tour India takes the tourists to the three royal cities-Delhi, Jaipur and Agra. This plan offers you a royal tour to explore the regalia of the three cities of Golden Triangle. Each city has so much to offer to you. You get to explore the cultural heritage of each city, shop at the vibrant markets and dine at the legendary restaurants.
Duration: 3 nights / 4 days
Destinations: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur
Day-01: Arival in Delhi
Go Heritage India Journeys representative will welcome you at the Delhi International Airport to your most speculated Golden Triangle Tour Package. If you arrive in the morning flight you get enough time to explore a part of Delhi.
After getting refreshed, gear up for your half day sightseeing in Delhi. Delhi, the national capital of India is a flamboyant city of India caught up in its ancient roots and modern life. As it is the political hub of the country, Delhi is the most developed city of India. We can say it the face of modern India as well as of the third world countries. In each street and place you see full spirit of life.
First visit the Jama Masjid, the largest mosque of Asia built by Shah Jahan. Then explore the majestic Red Fort and the architecture. How cunningly the Mughals built it. Flock the Chandi Chowk market and purchase some antique things. This market is always full of life. Till the time of the Light and Sound Show programme walk past the roads of the market. At the scheduled time come to the Red Fort again and enjoy the Light and sound show which dramatically enacts the history of Delhi. At the end of the Golden Triangle Tour have dinner at an outside restaurant and then back to the hotel.
After dinner, stay overnight.
Day-02: Delhi - Agra (204 kms)
Qutub Minar - Golden Triangle Tour Delhi Post breakfast, get ready for your half day sightseeing in Delhi. New Delhi is designed by Lord Lutyen; among the colonial buildings Rastrapati Bhawan draws the attention of the tourists. It is once the residence of the Viceroy during the British Raj. First you drive past the Rastrapati Bhawan, the head of the home of the World’s largest democracy. Then you tour the India Gate, Humayun’s Tomb, and Qutub Minar. If you an art freak, do visit the National Museum, Doll’s Museum.
Then proceed towards Agra. Enroute have your lunch. Before reaching Agra city centre you will stop for a while at Sikandra to explore the Tomb of Emperor Akbar. The tomb is an architectural marvel of the Mughals and it fuses motifs of Hindu, Jain, Buddhist and Islamic.
Agra Fort-Golden Triangle Tour Agra Reaching Agra, take the hotel. Then visit the majestic Agra Fort which covers an area of 2.5 kms. One of the major forts built by the Mughals, Agra Fort houses various palaces and halls inside it. The man behind the Taj Mahal, Shah Jahan was imprisoned by his son at Agra Fort; Shah Jahan passed his last tragic days staring at the Taj Mahal.
Then visit the Itmad-ud-Daulah Tomb and then go on a shopping spree. After Mughlai dinner stay overnight at the hotel.
Day-03: Agra - Jaipur (250 kms)
Taj Mahal - Golden Triangle Tour AgraOn the 3rd day of your Golden Triangle tour itinerary, you will see the Taj Mahal in the early morning at the sunrise time. Explore Taj today. Pass a few minutes inside Taj.
Then back to the hotel and check out. Drive to Jaipur, the pink city of Rajasthan. Enroute visit the Mughal monuments located at Fatehpur Sikri, a World Heritage Site.
Jantar Mantar -Golden Triangle Jaipur Tour When you reach Jaipur you will be accommodated at a Jaipur hotel by our representative. Jaipur, one of the royal cities of the Golden Triangle tour is the city which keeps the picture of Rajput royalty. The romance and spirit of the city can be felt when you walk past the roads of the pink city. You have less time today. So, visit the City palace and its museum, Hawa Mahal, the astronomical observatory Jantar Mantar built by the Sawai Man Singh II.
The monuments are built from pink sandstone, so Jaipur is called the pink city. From telephone booths to royal forts, you will see everywhere pink beauty. After the sightseeing explore the colorful bazaars of Jaipur. The textiles, leatherwear, paintings, pottery, carpets all lure your mind. Return back to the hotel. Have a shower. Then you will be taken to an ethnic restaurant for theme dinner. Enjoy folk dance and music programme. Then stay overnight at the hotel.
Return back to the hotel. Have a shower. Then you will be taken to an ethnic restaurant for theme dinner. Enjoy folk dance and music programme. Then stay overnight at the hotel.
Day-04: Jaipur - Delhi-Departure
Early morning you will be driven to Amber Fort, once the capital city of the Rajput kings. This fort is one of the majestic forts of Rajasthan. The architecture of the fort is a fusion of Hindi and Mughal architecture. Then drive to Delhi.
Plan 2: 3 Nights and 4 Days Golden Triangle Tour Itinerary
Routing : Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Delhi
Duration : 03 Nights / 04 Days
Your port of arrival for 3 Nights/4 days Golden Triangle Tour will be Delhi as it well connected to Agra by road and railways.
Day 01 : Depart from Delhi to Agra (By Train or By Surface)
By Train Option:
0515 hrs: Our representative will report you at the hotel and will escort you to the New Delhi railway station to board your 02 hrs superfast Shatabdi train to Agra. 0615 hrs: The Shatabdi departs for Agra. Your travel includes breakfast on board train.
You will reach Agra at 0815 hrs. Our guide will meet you at the station from where you will straight away proceed for Taj Mahal - epitome of an eternal love.
By Surface Option:
Our car/van/coach will report you at your place of stay at around 0530 hrs, and straightaway proceed for Agra. The distance of 204kms would normally be covered in approximately 4 hours.
Upon arrival in Agra, proceed straight away for a guided visit to the world famous Taj Mahal, built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his beloved wife. Later check-in at your pre booked hotel.
In the afternoon, you will visit the Red Fort of Agra, a true example of Mughal architecture. Later visit the Itmad- ud- Daulah and the Mehtab Bagh to have uninterrupted rear view of the Taj at the sunset. Also visit the Marble inlay making factories to see traditional workers making amazing marble crafts. Overnight stay will be at the hotel in Agra.
Day 02 : Leave for Jaipur with visiting Fatehpur Sikri enroute
A leisurely breakfast at the hotel will be followed by Check-out from the hotel to proceed for an excursion to the deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri to have a look at the majestic Mughal architecture.
Later on continue your drive towards the Pink City of Jaipur. The journey will be of 6 hrs including your stops and visits. Upon arrival, check-in at your reserved hotel room. Rest of the day will be free to relax.
Day 03 : A day in Jaipur for the visits
Today after a leisurely breakfast at the hotel, take an excursion to the majestic Amber Fort, a blend of the Rajput and the Mughal architecture. Take an elephant or jeep ride to ascend the hill on which the fort is situated. Later visit the City Palace and the Observatory and photo stop near the Palace of Winds, also known as Hawa Mahal.
Explore the old colorful market of Jaipur famous for crafts like block printing materials, leather footwears ‘jootis’, blue potteries, miniature paintings, jewelries and other items. In the evening, you have the option to see an ethnic village. Overnight will be at the hotel in Jaipur.
Day 04 : Drive from Jaipur to Delhi
After a leisurely breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed towards Delhi. (5hrs drive) On arrival at Delhi, you will be dropped by our representative at your hotel/residence or at the international airport to catch your homebound flight.