The 10 Days Golden Triangle with Rajasthan Tour takes you on a royal journey to splendid North Indian cities that form a golden triangle, and Rajasthan. The tour covers Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Jodhpur and Udaipur. The itinerary comprises a visit to historic monuments, majestic palaces, forts, and Havelis.
Explore the remnants of cities and dynasties in Delhi. Agra is the ode to amazing Mughal architecture with Taj Mahal and Agra Fort to explore. Jaipur has royal fascinations of forts, Havelis, gardens, etc. Jodhpur and Udaipur are the royal cities of Rajasthan with marvellous palaces and Havelis offering a glimpse into the bygone era of Rajput maharajas.
Rajputana era was an age characterized by opulence, elegance, and romance. With our meticulously designed Golden Triangle with Rajasthan Luxury tour itinerary, embark on an odyssey to rediscover the charm and grandeur of the yesteryears.
Assemble at Changi Airport for your flight to Delhi. On arrival at the International Airport, meet our representative and transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay in hotel.
After breakfast at hotel, we begin our tour with City Tour of Old and New Delhi. Visit the Jamma Masjid (largest mosque in India) and take the Riskshaw ride at Old Delhi through narrow street lanes of Chandi Chow Market, one of the oldest and famous markets in Delhi. Later drive past Red Fort and visit Raj Ghat, the cremation place of Mahatama Ghandhi. Visit India Gate, 42-meter high memorial arch is a tribute to the 90,000 Indian soldiers killed during World War 1 and Afghan War. We then drive pass by Parliament House, President Palace built in 1929 once the imperial residence of the British Viceroys and official residence of the President of India. Later visit another landmark- Qutab Minar, a soaring 73m high tower of victory, built in 1193 by Qutab-ud-din Aibak immediately after the defeat of Delhi’s last Hindu kingdom. The tower has five distinct storeys, each marked by a projecting balcony and tapers from a 15m diameter at the base to just 2.5m at the top. The first three storeys are made of red sandstone; the fourth and fifth storeys are of marble and sandstone. At the foot of the tower is the Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque, the first mosque to be built in India. An inscription over its eastern gate provocatively informs that it was built with material obtained from demolishing ’27 Hindu temples’. A 7m high iron pillar stands in the courtyard of the mosque. It is said that if you can encircle it with your hands while standing with your back to it your wish will be fulfilled. After sightseeing these fascinating places and monuments, return back to hotel.
After breakfast, we'll drive to Agra, the City Of Taj Mahal(approx. 4hour, 185km). On arrival check in hotel, rest and have a lunch. Afternoon visit world famous Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan built this marble monument of love in 1653 in memory of his beloved Queen Mumtaz to enshrine her mortal remains. The construction work took 17 years to be completed with 20 thousand workers. Also visit Agra Fort, a red sand stone fort built by Akbar the Great in 1565 and completed by grandson Shah Jehan. Later witness the skilled crafts men doing fine marble inlay work. Overnight stay in Hotel.
After breakfast drive 234 kms (6hrs) to Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri, city built to commemorate the birth of Akbar’s son now deserted but, still in a state of perfect preservation. The palace had to be abandoned due to scarcity of water. Visit the graceful buildings within the former city like Jamma Masjid, Panchal Mahal. Continue drive to Jaipur. Afternoon visit Pink city evening at leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Jaipur Known as the “Pink City”, Jaipur is the capital of the colourful state of Rajasthan. After breakfast visit Amber Fort. Amber Fort is a marvelous example of Rajputana architecture with its terraces and ramparts reflected in the MaotaLake below. Go up the fort on the back of a gaily-caparisoned elephant true to the style of the Maharajas of the past. The interior of the fort has various royal halls decorated with intricate ivory, mirror and glasswork complemented by exquisite wall paintings. Venture back into the city for a tour to the CityPalaceMuseum where you can see an imposing blend of traditional Rajasthan and Mughal Art. Also visit at the HawaMahal (Palace of Winds) – a five-storied wonder with a spectacular pyramidal facade and overhanging design screens, domes and spires for photo stop. Jaipur isfmous for textiles and gem stone cutting.Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast, drive 315km to Jodhpur second biggest town of Rajasthan approx. 6-7 hrs drive the drive through Thar Desert a great experience and witness the village scenes on this journey. On arrival in Blue city of India and Rajsthan .check in hotel, afternoon visit the Mehrangarh fort. It’s interesting palaces and collection of cannons is impressive; here we also visit JaswantThanda, a collection of Royal cenotaps that also hold portraits of the rulers of Jodhpur & enjoy a breathtaking view of the city of Jodhpur from its ramparts. Enjoy doing the paintings ,over night in Jodhpur. Also visit Clock Tower that was built by Maharaja Sardar Singh (1880-1911) from whom the market takes its name.
Morning after breakfast drive to Bishnoi village, is the place for you. It is approximately 25 kms from the main city of Jodhpur. The Guda Bishnoi village of Jodhpur, Rajasthan is scenic beauty marked with Khejri trees and deer. Full Day Memorable Outing in Non AC Jeeps Visit Various Traditional Villages Seeing Local Handicrafts Viz Shoe Makers, Pottery Hand Weaving & Also Men In Their Traditional Attire, Women Clad With Ancestral Silver Jewellery, En-Route Watch & Photograph Wildlife Black Buck, Chinkaras, Peacock Etc. Freely Moving in Abundance Protected by “Bishnois” Protectors of Wildlife & Tree.Later in the evening drive back to Jodhpur.
Morning after breakfast drive to Udaipur 259 km, via ranakpur Temple, which is the most exquisite and important Jain temple in India. Arrive Udaipur check in Hotel. Rest of the day free for leisure.
Maharaja Udai Singh founded Udaipur in 1567 AD and today is still very much a traditional Rajput Town better known as the City of Lakes and palaces set in a valley amidst the Aravalli Hills in Southern Rajasthan, on the banks of Lake Pichola. It is known as Marble city. Visit to the grand city palace a majestic architectural marvel towering over the Pichola Lake, Pratap Museum, Sahelion Ki Bari gardens, with its delicately carved kiosks and fountains. Also enjoy the boat ride in the Lake Pichola., Overnight stay hotel.
Morning after breakfast transfer to airport to board the flight to New Delhi. In Delhi our representative will meet you at the airport, thereafter will arrange for shopping in the local market and help transfer to international airport in the evening for your onward journey home.
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