Wantto get rid of the hectic city life? Want to take a break. The Golden Triangle Tour with Khajurao and Varanasi is a wonderful tour that would be an ideal break. It covers historical towns of Delhi, Jaipur, Agra and you can also Khajurao and spiritual tour of Varansai. These cities exhibit the real colors, the rich culture and prosperous traditions of our country, India.
Golden Triangle Tour With Khajuraho and Varanasi Itinerary
- Day 1 : Arrive Delhi
On reaching the Delhi Airport you will be welcomed by our agent who will escort you to the pre-mentioned hotel for check-in. Here you will be provided light snacks after which you will be taken for sightseeing. Our representative will first take you to Rajghat, cremation ground of Mahatma Gandhi, respected father of our nation. Proceed to Jama Masjid, the biggest mosque in the town. It is famous for its architecture and is found in the centre of the city. You will then visit Qutub Minar and Hamuyun's Tomb. In the evening come back to Delhi and overnight stay will be in the hotel.
- Day 2:
On day 2 after having your breakfast you will be taken to the war memorial, the India Gate which is devoted to the soldiers who sacrificed their lives for their nation. Move past the President's Residence, all the Secretariat buildings, parliament House which truly is an outstanding combination of the Victorian architecture and 20th century. Then move on to visit thee Lotus Temple, a famous Mother Temple in the capital city and is at present a main pull in the city. After a hectic day in Delhi go back to your hotel and have a relaxing overnight stay in the hotel.
- Day 3: Delhi to Agra
After an early breakfast you can move on for Agra. Agra is around 200 kms from Delhi and it takes nearly 2 ½ to 3 hours to reach this historical city. Once you reach Agra you can check in the hotel after which you will be taken for sightseeing.
The first destination you will visit in Agra is Taj Mahal which was constructed by the Mughal Emperor Shahjahan in the fond memory of his beautiful wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The architectural brilliance of this place is truly matchless. It is located on the bank of River Yamuna and from whichever side you watch this memorial it has something different to offer. You will be then taken to visit Agra Fort constructed in red sandstone built by Emperor Akbar in the year 1566. After this visit Baby Taj and the pulsating markets of Agra to buy marble items and souvenirs, artificial gems for your friends and relatives. After this you can return to the hotel for overnight stay.
- Day 04: Agra- Jaipur
After a very early morning breakfast, you can leave for Jaipur. The distance between Ranthambore and Jaipur is approximately 239 kms and as the roads are good you can cover this distance in 4 hours depending on the traffic. On the way you can visit Fatehpur Sikri, which was constructed by Mughal emperor Akbar. Once you reach Jaipur check in the hotel. In the evening, you can visit Amber Fort Palace. It is a time-honoured Rajasthani Fort which was constructed by Raja Man Singh back in 1592 but was finished by Jai Singh I. An ultimate blend of Hindu and Mughal planning, it is an unrivalled piece of art. You can also enjoy the elephant ride in Amber Fort. Come back to the hotel after this for a night stay.
- Day 05: Jaipur Sightseeing
After breakfast, you can go for Jaipur Sightseeing. Take pleasure in the City Palace in Jaipur that displays enticing union of Mughal and Rajasthani architecture. Shri Govind Dev temple, Chandra Mahal and City Palace Museum can be visited in this pink city. Then you will be taken to Jantar Mantar, an observatory built by Jai Singh II. Enjoy Hawa Mahal, a place from where Rajput women used to enjoy the local markets and are a admired milestone of Jaipur. In the evening, enjoy the local markets and buy handicrafts, Bandini fabric and wonderful souvenirs for your near and dear ones. Return to your hotel and relax after a chaotic day in Jaipur.
- Day 6: Jaipur-Varanasi
After breakfast take a flight and leave for Varanasi. Embark on an exciting city tour on reaching Varanasi. Visit the ancient Kashi Vishwanath temple. In the evening during sun set visit Asi Ghat see the spectacular vision created by the orange rays of the setting sun on the shimmering waters of holy River Ganga, you will witness the magnificent Aarti ceremony as the the worshippers pray on the banks of River Ganga .the light of candles and lanterns create a captivating aura . Take a boat ride on the river Ganges. This is an amazing experience. Overnight stay in the hotel
- Day7:Vaanasi Sightseeing
Cruise along the waters of holy Ganges early in the morning for a rejuvenating experience as the first rays of the sun touch the holy waters. See the long stairway that lines the river and watch sadhus practice yoga and worship before bathing in the waters to wash away sin. Return to the hotel for sumptuous breakfast . Leave in the prearranged taxi to see sprawling Benaras Hindu Unversity, Tulsi Manas mandir and Bharat Mata mandir which is dedicated to Mother India. Visit the holy temple of Sankat Mochan which is one of the ancient temples of India. You can spend some time shopping in Varanasi as the city is famous for its hand woven beautiful sarees .Overnight stay in the hotel
- Day8: Varanasi-Khajraho
Proceed for Khajuraho after a sumptuous breakfast. Check in the hotel on arrival. Khajuraho is one of the most sought after tourist destination located in the state of Madhya Pradesh. Visit ancient group of Hindu and Jain temples known for its beautiful sculptors and fine art as well as archaeological sites. Overnight stay will be in in the hotel.
In the morning Depart for onward destination