Golden Triangle with Varanasi

Duration : 8 Days / 7 Nights
Destination : Delhi – Jaipur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra - Varanasi

Introduction

This 8 days 7 nights Golden Triangle with Varanasi tour will introduce you to the best of Indian culture and spirituality, because it takes you to the cities of Delhi, Agra, Jaipur and Varanasi, each of those is known for its centuries old history and rich culture. Get prepared to dive into the colorful heritage of India with Golden Triangle with Varanasi Tour.

Day 1 – Delhi Arrival:

Land at Delhi Airport and our representative will be waiting for you with warm heart. From here, get transferred to your hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.

Day 2 – Delhi Sightseeing:

The national capital of India, Delhi is a traveler's delight in all perspectives. It has the remarkable historical monuments, it has the high level of modernization, and it has the chaos you were looking for. However, our trip will introduce you to what's known as the 'tourist destinations' in the city of Delhi. Start your journey from India Gate, the massive gate dedicated to Indian martyrs. Next in the list is Rashtrapati Bhawan, the residence of Indian President. Raj Ghat, the cemetery of Mahatma Gandhi is also worth visiting. Qutab Minar and Humayun's Tomb hold special place due to their historical richness.

Return to your hotel to enjoy the special food of Delhi, and then enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in your hotel.

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

Checkout from you hotel and drive towards Jaipur, the Pink City and capital of Indian state of Rajasthan. Upon arrival, check into your hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 4 – Jaipur Sightseeing:

Amber Fort is our first destination which is located 11km from Jaipur on Jaipur-Delhi road. The massive fort was constructed by Kachhwaha rulers of Amber and used to be their residence. Several temples, a museum and innumerable massive halls are located inside the fort, making it one of the largest forts in India.

Return to Jaipur, and visit Hawa Mahal, a crown shaped palace built for royal ladies to view the activities of Jaipur City. Other nearby attractions are Jantar Mantar (a solar observatory), City Palace (Royal museum), Govind Dev Ji Temple (prime deity of Jaipur) and Isarlat (victory tower). Spend a comfortable night in your hotel room.

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

Leave your hotel and start driving towards Agra. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri, an ancient city of historical importance. The city was found by Mughal Emperor Akbar to form his new capital. However, only one- and-a-half decades later, a severe drought hit the town and caused all residents to move away. Today, only the remains of the grand monuments can be seen here.

Keep driving towards Agra and check into your hotel upon arrival. Later, go out to explore the unparalleled beauty of majestic Taj Mahal. It took 22,000 people long 25 years to create this mammoth monument, which today is known as the Symbol of Love and is counted amongst the Seven Wonders of the World.

Nearby located is the Agra Fort, yet another impressive structure created by Mughal Emperor Akbar. You will be able to see the belongings of the empire inside this fort. Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula, aka Baby Taj is another prime attraction of Agra.

Return to your hotel and enjoy a delicious Mughalai dinner followed by overnight stay.

Day 6 - Agra to Varanasi:

Leave Agra and drive towards Varanasi. Upon arrival, check into your hotel for overnight stay.

Day 7 – Varanasi Sightseeing:

The holy town located in Indian State of Uttar Pradesh is abode to the gods. The city is primarily visited for its pilgrim value, due to the presence of holy Ghats and innumerable temples dotting every inch of the city. Durga temple, Bharat Mata temple, Aurangzebs mosque, Kashi Vishwanath temple are a few places worth visiting in Varanasi. Gain the spiritual peace by paying your prayers in the temples. Overnight stay in your hotel in Varanasi.

Day 8 – Varanasi to Delhi:

Check out your hotel in Varanasi and leave for Delhi. Our representative will drop you at the Indira Gandhi International Airport, from where you may catch your flight back home.

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