Golden triangle tour with Varanasi

8 Nights 9 Days Golden Triangle with Varanasi

Duration :- 09 Days/ 08 Nights
Places Covered :- Delhi – Jaipur – Agra – Varanasi – Delhi

Golden Triangle Tour with Varanasi offers you to visit most popular and exciting places which come in golden triangle Agra, Delhi and Jaipur along with Varanasi which is pilgrimage site for Hindu’s. Each city has its own specialty like Delhi is perfect combination of modernization as well as tradition, Jaipur takes you to the bygone Era of Rajput, Agra city of Mughals and Varanasi where you will find many spiritual place.

Day 1: Delhi
Day 2: Delhi Tour
Day 3: Delhi – Jaipur (268 km)
Day 4: Jaipur
Day 5: Jaipur – Agra (242 km)
Day 6: Agra
Day 7: Agra – Varanasi (by overnight train via Jhansi)
Day 8: Varanasi
Day 9: Varanasi – Delhi (by air)

Day 1: Delhi
After your arrival at Delhi airport you will be escorted to your pre-booked hotel by our representative. Check into the hotel and enjoy the rest of the day. Stay overnight.   

Day 2: Delhi Tour
In the morning after refreshing breakfast visit Red Fort one of the legacies of Mughals and was residence of Mughals for many years, India Gate made to pay a tribute to soldiers who died during wars, Lotus Temple also known as Bahai House of Worship where you have to stay in peace with awe-inspiring architecture, Jama Masjid and Humayun’s Tomb reflecting Persian architecture and first garden-tomb in India. Next halt at Qutub Minar, one of the tallest masonry minarets in India built of sand stones and marbles and was built to celebrate success of Muslim rule in Delhi. Later on visit explore the streets of Chandni Chowk and Connaught Palace where you can buy any stuff from spices to jewellary. Return back to the hotel and stay overnight.

Day 3: Delhi – Jaipur (268 km)
Post breakfast you will be transferred to Jaipur-pink city. On arrival, check into the hotel and spend the rest of the day at your leisure. Stay overnight.

Day 4: Jaipur
After refreshing breakfast visit Amer Fort, brilliant masterpiece of Rajput architecture overlooking Maota Lake. Enjoy Elephant ride and the reflection of fort in Maota Lake is sight to behold. Next visit Nahargarh Fort which affords spectacular view of the whole city situated on hilltop, Hawa Mahal also known as Palace of Winds and was built for royal ladies, Jantar Mantar observatory which is used to study the movement of stars and constellation. Later on visit City Palace fusion of Rajput, Mughal and European style and in houses Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal. Chandra Mahal is seven storied building and affords mesmerizing views of the vista, Mubarak Mahal now converted into museum where you will witness many stuffs related to former Kings. In the evening visit Birla Temple with stunning architecture made of pure white marbles. Return back to the hotel and relax.   

Day 5: Jaipur – Agra (242 km)
Post breakfast the tour will head towards Agra. En-route Fatehpur Sikri city built using red sand stones and was founded by Mughal Emperor Akbar. On reaching there visit Buland Darwaza one of the largest gateways of India built to celebrate victory of Akbar over Gujarat, Panch Mahal five storied building used to watch various entertainment programs , Diwan-I-Khas and Diwan-I-Aam which were public and private audience halls of Akbar. Next visit Jodha Bai Palace made for Queen’s of Akbar reflecting fusion of Rajput-Mughal architecture and Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti covered with intricate carved marble sheet. Continue your tour towards Agra. Check into the hotel and stay overnight.  

Day 6: Agra
Start your day with refreshing breakfast and enjoy the mesmerizing views of symbol of epitome love –Tajmahal. It looks amazingly beautiful during sunrise, situated on bank of river Yamuna and surrounded by lush green gardens. Next visit Agra Fort with majestic gates and where Shah Jahan was held prisoner by his son and he took his last breath viewing Tajmahal he made for his beloved. Later on halt at Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah also known as Baby Taj or Draft of Jewel due to its architecture resemblance with Taj and its walls are encrusted with semi-precious stones. In the evening spend some quality time at Mehtab Bagh where the reflection of Tajmahal in the pond is stunning. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your dinner.   

Day 7: Agra – Varanasi (by overnight train via Jhansi)
In the morning you will be transferred to Varanasi, an ancient holy city by train. On arrival, check into the hotel and enjoy the rest of the day. Night stay will be in Varanasi.

Day 8: Varanasi
In the morning visit Kashi Vishwanath Temple dedicated to Vishwanath Jyotirlinga, one of the 12 sacred jyotirlinga of Hindu religion, Durga Temple reflecting Nagara architectural style situated on the bank of River Ganga, Bharat Mata Temple dedicated to Bharat Mata and comprises stunning statue that depicts beauty of undivided India. Later on visit Tulsi Manas Temple dedicated to Lord Rama and is the place where Tulsidas penned down Ramcharitmanas, and the walls depicts the story of epic Ramcharitmanas. Later on enjoy boat ride at River Ganga and take a dip as it is said that it removes all your sins. Return back to the hotel and enjoy your dinner.

Day 9: Varanasi – Delhi (by air)
Post breakfast you will be transferred to Delhi airport by air where our representatives will give you details for your further journey.

Note: Tajmahal remains closed on Fridays

         Red Fort, Akshardham & Lotus Temple remains closed on Mondays

Inclusions:

  • Accommodation and meals will be provided on twin sharing basis.
  • Elephant ride at Amer Fort (one way only).
  • Well marinated transport with air-conditioned.
  • Well trained driver and tour guides.
  • Sightseeing charges.

Exclusions:

  • Travel insurance.
  • Extra sightseeing charges.
  • Anything not included in the tour package.
  • Medical bills in case of any mishap.
  • Personal expenses such as telephone bills, laundry etc.