Goa Golden Triangle Travel Plan
Best Indian Golden Triangle Tour Itinerary with Goa
Plan 1: 8 Nights Golden Triangle With Goa
Rout Map: Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Goa
Duration : 08 Nights / 09 Days
Day 01 Arrival Delhi
Welcome to the capital of India – Delhi. Meeting and assistance on arrival at the airport by our tour executive who will escort you to the hotel for your overnight stay. Overnight in Delhi
Day 02 A day in Delhi for the visits
After a leisurely breakfast, proceed for a sightseeing tour of Old Delhi and New Delhi.
Day 03 Drive from Delhi to Agra
After an early breakfast, drive to the city of Taj (Agra) Arrive Agra and transfer to hotel In the afternoon visit the 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 fortress of red sandstone encompasses within its 2.5 km long endosure walls, the imperial city of the Mughal rulers. It comprises many visionary palaces, such as the Jahangir Palace and the Khas Mahal, built by Shah Jahan, audience halls such as the Dewan I Khas and two very beautiful mosques.
In the late afternoon, visit the Taj Mahal at the sunset - a white marble Tomb build in 1631 - 1648, seat of the Mughal Empire by Shah Jahan for his wife, Arjuman Banu Begum or Mumtaz Mahal
In the evening, free to explore the Agra's rich heritage of handicrafts and a marble making factory. Overnight in Agra
Day 04 Drive from Agra to Jaipur visiting Fatehpur Sikri enroute
After a leisurely breakfast, drive to Jaipur known as "pink city" and the capital of Rajasthan named after Jai Singh, the former Maharaja of Jaipur.
Enroute visit the deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri, a place worth visiting to discover how once the city could have been which has now turned into ruins, situated 26 miles west of Agra, it was build at orders of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. Arrive Jaipur in the evening and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Jaipur
Day 05 A day in Jaipur for visits
Today after a leisurely breakfast, take an excursion to the majestic Amber Fort. Take an elephant or jeep ride to ascend the hill on which the fort is situated. The Amber Fort set in picturesque and rugged hills is a fascinating blend of Mughal Architecture, construct by Raja Mann Singh in 1592 and completed by Swai Jai Singh, the fort is made in red sand stone and white marble.
In the evening, you have the option to see an ethnic village. City Palace located in the heart of the old city of Jaipur, is a blend of Mughal and Rajasthani architecture and the royal family still lives in a part of this Palace. The building now forms the Maharaja Swai Man Singh II Museum and on display here is a wide array of royal costumes; some vary exquisite and precious pashmina (Kashmiri) shawls, Benares silk sarries, Sanganeri block prints and folk embroidery. Overnight in Jaipur
Day 6 Take a flight from Jaipur to Mumbai and connect to Goa
After breakfast, transfer to the airport to board flight to Goa via Mumbai. Leave for Mumbai by flight SG 343(1010/1155hrs). Connect flight SG 248 (1515/1625hrs) from Mumbai to Goa
Arrival in Goa and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Goa
Day 07 In Goa
Today after a leisurely breakfast, proceed for a visit to the spice plantation. Experience a traditional Hindu Goan lunch. Later visit the churches of Goa. Evening, free to relax at the beaches of Goa. Overnight in Goa
Day 08 In Goa
After breakfast, spend the full day in leisure or engage in some beach activities. Overnight in Goa
Day 09 Fly from Goa to Mumbai/Delhi. Depart Delhi
Morning will free at leisure. Afternoon you will be transferred to the airport to board your flight to Mumbai/Delhi. On arrival in Delhi/Mumbai, connect your international flight
Plan 2: 7 Nights Golden Triangle With Goa Tour
Day 01 / Arrival Delhi
Arrive Delhi, meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 02 / Delhi
After a leisurely breakfast sightseeing tour of New Delhi where ornate buildings recall the days when Indiawas the Jewel in the crown of the British empire. Visit the 11th century Qutab Minar, India Gate and the grand government buildings, the President's House, Red fort, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial, Also visit Laxmi Narayan temple popularly known as Birla Temple. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 03 / Delhi - Agra - Jaipur
Early morning transfer to railway station to board the train for Agra , Arrive Agra & visit the magnificent Taj Mahal - one of the seven wonders of the world surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife. Also visit Red fort - 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-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. 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. After lunch drive to Jaipur enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri- a perfectly preserved red sandstone "ghost town" which was the estranged capital of mughal emperor Akbar, built in 1569 and deserted when its water supply failed. Arrive Jaipur & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 04 / Jaipur
After breakfast visit the majestic Amber Fort, is one that cannot be easily described. Ride up on Elephants to the former capital of the royals set against the backdrop of the wooded hills & transfer to hotel. Later visit the Palace of Winds also known as Hawa Mahal, this elaborate building, now little more than a façade, is encrusted with delicate screen sand carved balconies from which the royal ladies, confined to their quarters, could sneak views of the outside world. Past, present and future merge at Jai Singh's observatory, where time has been accurately measured since the 17th century. Evening enjoy dinner at Chokhi dhani (an ethnic village resort) where you will have an idea of the village life of Rajasthan here you will also enjoy various traditional Rajasthani dances, puppet show and various other interesting activities. Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 05 / Jaipur - Goa
Morning transfer to airport to board the flight for Goa via Bombay. Arrive Goa & transfer to hotel. Day at leisure. Night stay in Goa.
Day 06 / Goa
After breakfast, proceed on a half day sightseeing tour of Goa, visiting Miramar Beach, Basilica of Bom Jesus and the city of Panjim- bustling with shops and tourists. The afternoon is at leisure to relax on the beach. Night stay in Goa.
Day 07 / Goa
Day at leisure. Laze on the beach, go for swim, explore the shops for cashewnuts, buy holiday wear. Night stay in Goa.
Day 08 / Goa - Delhi / Bombay
After breakfast transfer to airport for flight to Delhi or Bombay to connect the onward flight.
Plan 3: Goa Beaches & Golden Triangle
Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days
Places Covered: Goa - Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Delhi
Day 1 : Arrive Goa
Transfer to the airport to connect flight to Goa. Upon arrival, the guests will be met & transferred to the hotel. GOA - It's 450 years under Portuguese domination produced a unique, syncretic blend of East and West. Rest of the day at leisure.
Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 2 : Goa
Fullday sightseeing our Goa - Visit Old Goa, the most important Cathedrals and churches. Overnight at hotel
Day 3 : Goa
Full day at leisure for own activities and to enjoy the facilities of the resort. Dinner & overnight at the hotel
Day 4 : Goa - Delhi
Transfer to the airport for flight to Delhi. Reach Delhi and have lunch.
Day 5 : Delhi
Take a trip down the memory lane of Delhi, with sprawling gardens and stately buildings.
Day 6 : Agra
Visit Agra- The erstwhile capital of glorious Mughal dynasty that offers incomparable monuments Taj Mahal, Red Fort and other prestigious monuments.
Day 7 : Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur
Drive to the 'Pink city' of Rajputs- Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri, which is known as the capital city of Emperor Akbar.
Day 8 : Jaipur
Experience the glory of Amber Fort on an elephant back and later enjoy a sight seeing tour of the city that includes mirror inlayed palaces and courtyards.
Day 9 : Jaipur - Delhi
Drive back to Delhi in the morning and have an overnight stay in the capital, adding up the last touches to your Golden Triangle tour.
Day 10: Delhi
Leave Delhi for an onward destination.