India's Golden Triangle

The Golden Triangle, each point marked by the bustling cities of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, home to so many magnificent sites and attractions. Delhi’s Humayun’s Tomb and Qutub Minar, in Agra the imposing Agra Fort, the Itmad-ud-Daulah Tomb and the grandiose Taj Mahal - one of the seven wonders of the world. Amber Fort in Jaipur, City Palace, in the heart of Jaipur’s old city and the exquisite architecture of Hawa Mahal, the Palace of Winds. The Golden Triangle will tick so many items from your bucket-list.

DEPARTURES - ON DEMAND
This tour is designed for 2 persons and can be arranged to suit your travel dates and requirements. Enquire about Single Traveller rates.

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Duration
7 Days
Physical Rating
Moderate Fitness. Some walking, stairs, walking on uneven ground. Includes some walking tours.
Transport
A/C Vehicles

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DAY 1: ARRIVE DELHI
On arrival, our representative will meet you at the airport and assist you till your check in process at the hotel. Meals: D
Accommodation - The Lalit Cp or similar.

DAY 2: DELHI

This morning partake of a city tour through Old Delhi. This walking tour through the market lanes of Chandni Chowk will visit one of the biggest wedding accessories market at Kinari Bazaar and a seemingly never ending Jewellers market at Dariba Kalan. Chandni Chowk, the largest wholesale market of Asia is where you
will discover entire streets dedicated to one particular product. For instance the Dariba Kalan is an alley packed solely with jewelleries, Nai Sarak, the biggest book market of Delhi and much more. Visit Raj Ghat, the memorial site of Mahatma Gandhi and home to Asia’s largest mosque The Jama Masjid. Then enjoy a Rickshaw ride through the bustling streets of Old Delhi. This afternoon your personal guide will take you to New Delhi. New Delhi was designed and built by the British in the 1920’s. It’s a city of wide boulevards impressive government buildings,  green parks and gardens. In 1911 King George V announced the transfer of the capital from Calcutta to Delhi. Lutyens designed an imperial city which had palatial sized buildings set amid broad tree-lined avenues punctuated by Mughal style gardens, complete with fountains and shallow pools. While in New Delhi, visit two monuments
from Delhi’s past – Humayun’s Tomb and Qutub Minar. Your drive continues along the ceremonial avenue, imposing India Gate, President’s Palace and Parliament House. At the end of the tour, return to your hotel.
Meals: BLD
Accommodation - The Lalit Cp or similar.


DAY 3: DELHI – AGRA
Today, travel to Agra, home to the world famous Taj Mahal - a monument of a man’s love for his beloved, a city which treasures a lover’s dream. How romantic. Upon arrival, check-in at hotel. This afternoon, visit Agra Fort, a historical fort which was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal Dynasty until 1638, when the capital was shifted from Agra to Delhi. Complete the day with a visit to Itmad-ud- Daulah Tomb. This tomb is the precursor to the Taj Mahal built from1622-1628, 5 years before the Taj Mahal.
Meals: BLD
Accommodation -
Double Tree by Hilton or similar. 

DAY 4: AGRA – JAIPU
An early start today to visit what is one of the absolute highlights of the tour – the Taj Mahal, built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved empress, Mumtaz Mahal, a Persian princess who died giving birth to their 14th child. Following this interesting visit continue on to Jaipur. Note: Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays.
Meals: BLD
Accommodation - ITC Rajputana or similar.

DAY 5: JAIPUR
This morning a full day tour of Jaipur will take you to Amber Fort. Accessed by a short Elephant ride, Amber Fort boasts a magnificent blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. On arrival back in Jaipur visit City Palace, situated in the heart of Jaipur’s old city. The palace is a blend of Rajput and Mughal architecture; it houses a seven-storied Chandra Mahal in the centre. The tour continues past Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), Jaipur’s most distinctive landmark and visits Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observation site built in the early 18th century. The observatory consists of nineteen instruments, including the world’s largest stone sundial. These instruments are used for measuring time, predicting eclipses, tracking location of major stars as the earth orbits around the sun. Meals: BLD
Accommodation - ITC Rajputana or similar.

DAY 6: JAIPUR – DELHI
Return to Delhi this morning and upon arrival check in at hotel. This evening you may wish to visit the optional Kingdom of Dreams show - the ultimate entertainment and leisure destination, sprawling across acres of land, ideally located at the apex of the golden triangle of Jaipur, Agra and Delhi, is the magnificent Kingdom of Dreams. Here, the carnival that is India is distilled into one iconic destination. This fabulous Kingdom brings to life a blend of India’s art, culture, heritage, craft, cuisine and performing art...all with the technological wizardry of today. Meals: BLD

Accommodation - Novotel Aerocity or similar


DAY 7: DEPART DELHI
Transfers have been arranged to transferto airport for flight to onward destinations. 
Meals: B

Included Meals: 6 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 6 Dinner

Transport: Air Conditioned Vehicle Transportation with private driver/guide

Accommodation: 6 Nights Luxury 5 Star Accommodation

All Airport Transfers

Activities: 

Entry to attractions and tours as per itinerary.

Duration
7 Days
Physical Rating
Moderate Fitness. Some walking, stairs, walking on uneven ground. Includes some walking tours.
Transport
A/C Vehicles
Price
AUD $2,400
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