Golden Triangle with Khajuraho

Duration : 8 Days and 7 Nights
Destination : Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Orchha - Khajuraho - Delhi

Introduction

The 8 days and 7 nights trip to Golden Triangle with Khajuraho is packed with the best of Indian heritage. In this trip, you will be able to see the marvelous structures of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, together with the stunning temples of Khajuraho depicting the masterpiece of ancient architecture.

Day 1 - Delhi Arrival:

Upon your arrival on Delhi International Airport, our representative will welcome you with warm heart and will drop you to your hotel. You will have a comfortable night stay in the hotel.

Day 2 – Delhi Sightseeing:

Start your day with exploring the best attractions in Delhi. First visit the India Gate, a symbol of bravery by Indian soldiers. The monument is surrounded by a beautiful garden where you can spend some moments of pure leisure. Later, head towards Raj Ghat, the place where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. Jama Masjid, located nearby is the largest mosque in India and is a highly revered place for Muslims.

Other places worth visiting in Delhi are Humayun's Tomb, Qutab Minar, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament, Chandni Chowk and Lotus Temple. Overnight stay in your hotel in Delhi.

Day 3 – Delhi to Jaipur (240km / 5 hours):

Early morning, check out from your hotel in Delhi and proceed towards Jaipur, the Pink City of India. Upon arrival, check into your hotel and rest for some time. You have a few hours in your hand in evening which will be spent visiting the Amber Fort, a massive fort located atop the Aravali Hills. Enjoy elephant ride in the fort. Return to your hotel for a comfortable night stay.

Day 4 – Jaipur to Agra via Fatehpur Sikri (240km / 5 hours):

Early morning, enjoy a delicious breakfast in your hotel and then explore other tourist attractions of Jaipur. Hawa Mahal, a crown shaped palace is the synonym for Jaipur. Nearby located is Jantar Mantar, a solar observatory and the largest amongst the five observatories built by Sawai Jai Singh, the founder of Jaipur.

Another attraction is City Palace, a royal museum which houses the belongings of erstwhile rulers of Jaipur. Govind Dev Ji Temple, located in the City Palace premises is the prime deity of Jaipur. Isarlat, another nearby attraction is a victory tower and tallest minaret in Jaipur.

Once completing the trip to these places, check out from your hotel and drive towards Agra. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri, popularly known as Ghost Town. The town still boasts the ruins of grandeur that Mughal Emperor Akbar created here.

Keep driving towards Agra and check into your hotel upon arrival. Overnight stay in your hotel in Agra.

Day 5 – Agra Sightseeing:

If the sun rises when you are in Agra, one and only thing you must do is viewing the sight when first rays of Sun falls on the Taj. The sunrise view of Taj Mahal is beyond words, and it can only be experienced by witnessing it. Enjoy this sight and then return to your hotel for a breakfast.

Later, go out to explore the Agra Fort, a massive fort created by Mughal Emperor Akbar as the capital of his kingdom. Sometimes remained the seat of power for the Mughal Dynasty, this fort still embarks the grandeur the powerful dynasty had. Another attraction in Agra is the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula, popularly known as Baby Taj due to being a smaller replica of its larger masterpiece.

Return to your hotel to enjoy a dinner and comfortable overnight stay.

Day 6 – Agra to Orchha via Jhansi:

Catch a train to reach Jhansi and then drive to Orchha. Upon arrival, check into your hotel and rest for some time. Spend your evening exploring the remarkable temples and monuments in Orchha. The temples of Orchha are known for their beautiful murals crafted out of the Bundela School of Painting. Overnight stay in your hotel in Orchha.

Day 7 – Orchha to Khajuraho:

After breakfast, check out from your hotel and drive to Khajuraho. Khajuraho is popular for only one reason, the legendary temples having intricate and sensual carvings on them. Due to this feature, the Khajuraho temples have been included into the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The 10th century temples were built by Chandela Rajput and indeed the best piece of architecture in the entire universe. After exploring the marvelous beauty of these temples, return to your hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.

Day 8 – Khajuraho to Delhi:

After breakfast, check out from your hotel and reach the airport to catch your flight for Delhi. From there, you may catch your flight back home.

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