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Golden Triangle Tour with Varanasi

Experience Indian culture, heritage, and spirituality.

Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Varanasi

Golden Triangle Tour with Varanasi

Duration: 6 Nights / 7 Days

Group size: Individual or Any Group Size

Tour type: Historical, Cultural & Spiritual

Languages: English or Other Languages

Overview

The Golden Triangle is a renowned tourist circuit in India, connecting the country’s capital Delhi with Agra and Jaipur. This route forms a triangular shape on the map, hence its name as the Golden Triangle Tour of India. However, for those looking to explore more than just these three cities, there is an extended version known as the Golden Triangle Tour with Varanasi. This tour not only includes Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur but also takes you to Varanasi – one of the oldest and most sacred cities in India dating back to 11th century B.C.E. Known as the spiritual capital of India, Varanasi offers a unique cultural experience that adds depth to your journey through this popular tourist circuit.

Tour Highlights

  • Explore the enchanting streets of Old Delhi, including visits to Jama Masjid, Red Fort, and Chandni Chowk.
  • Experience the rich culture and history of Jaipur by visiting some of its most iconic landmarks such as Amer Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal.
  • Uncover the secrets of Fatehpur Sikri, an abandoned Mughal city.
  • Visit the world-famous UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites: the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort.
  • Experience the spiritual essence of India by taking a boat ride on the holy Ganges and witnessing an enchanting Aarti ceremony at the Ghats in Varanasi.

What's Included

  • Pick-up and drop from Delhi Hotel/Airport.
  • Sightseeing & Excursion tour by AC Car.
  • All applicable taxes and service charges.
  • Good English speaking guide.
  • Fuel, Toll Taxes, Interstate Taxes, Driver Charges and Parking at each sightseeing place.

What's Excluded

  • Monument Entrance Fee.
  • Camera charges applicable inside the monuments.
  • Lunch and Dinner.
  • Tips to the tour Guide/Driver.
  • Personal insurance coverage. (personal loss, illness or damages incurred during trip)

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Delhi

Upon your arrival in Delhi, our team will warmly welcome you and transfer you to your hotel for check-in. Once you have freshened up, get ready to explore Old Delhi on a half-day tour. You'll visit iconic landmarks such as Jama Masjid, the Red Fort, and experience the bustling atmosphere of Chandni Chowk market. After an eventful day, rest comfortably at your hotel for the night.

Day 02: New Delhi Tour - Jaipur

Today, we will embark on a journey to explore the vibrant city of New Delhi. Our itinerary includes visits to popular attractions such as the Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate, Gandhi Memorial, various embassies and Parliament House (from the outside). We will also marvel at the grandeur of Humayun's Tomb and the historic Qutub Minar. After an eventful day in New Delhi, we will make our way to Jaipur. Upon arrival, we will check into our hotel for a comfortable night's stay.

Day 03: Jaipur City Tour

Embark on a memorable day trip to the stunning Amber Fort, where you can experience an exhilarating elephant ride. Afterwards, immerse yourself in the grandeur of Jaipur's City Palace - a breathtaking blend of Mughal and Rajasthani styles. Don't miss out on visiting the fascinating Jantar Mantar and Hawa Mahal as well. And for those looking for some retail therapy, take a leisurely stroll through the vibrant local bazaars to find unique souvenirs. End your day with a comfortable overnight stay at our hotel.

Day 04: Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra

After enjoying a delicious breakfast, embark on your journey to Agra with a stop at Fatehpur Sikri. This magnificent Mughal city, constructed by Akbar and now designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is sure to leave you in awe. Once you reach Agra, check into your hotel for some well-deserved rest.

Day 05: Agra Tour - Varanasi (By Train)

Witness the breathtaking beauty of the Taj Mahal at sunrise (please note: The Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays). In the afternoon, explore Agra Fort and Itimad-ud-Daulah's tomb. As night falls, transfer to the train station for your journey to Varanasi. Spend a comfortable overnight aboard the train as you make your way to this ancient city.

Day 06: Arrival at Varanasi

Upon arrival at Varanasi train station, our team will greet you and transfer you to your hotel. After settling in, embark on a day-trip to Sarnath, an important Buddhist pilgrimage site. In the afternoon, discover the city of Varanasi by visiting landmarks such as Alamgir Mosque, Dasaswamedh Ghat, Bharat Mata Temple,and attending the mesmerizing Ganga Aarti ceremony. Rest for the night at your hotel.

Day 07: Varanasi Tour - Delhi (By Flight) Departure

Begin your day with a serene boat ride on the Ganges. After enjoying breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back to Delhi, India's capital city. Our team will provide assistance upon your arrival in Delhi and help you connect to your onward international flight.

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