Agra, the former capital of Hindustan, is a city on the banks of the river Yamuna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is 363 kilometres west of the state capital, Lucknow, and 200 kilometres south of the national capital New Delhi.
Jaipur is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. It was founded on 18 November 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber, after whom the city has been named. The city today has a population of 3.1 million.
Varanasi, also Benares, Banaras or Kashi, is a city on the banks of the Ganges in Uttar Pradesh, 320 kilometres southeast of the state capital, Lucknow. It is holiest of the seven sacred cities in Hinduism and Jainism.
India's Golden Triangle is a tourist circuit which includes: Delhi, Agra (including the Taj Mahal), and Jaipur. The Golden Triangle is so called because of the triangular shape formed by the locations of New Delhi, Agra and Rajasthan on a map. These three cities are extremely popular as tourist destinations among the foreign tourists visiting India as well as among the natives.
Tour Name:- Golden Triangle with Varanasi Tour
Duration:- 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destinations:- Delhi > Jaipur > Agra > Varanasi > Delhi
Price:- US $349 Per Person on Twin Sharing Basis
Our representative will wait you at arrival gate of Delhi International airport, when your flights arrived they will welcome you and transfer to your preferred hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Delhi – Jaipur (270 kms/06 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Jaipur “Pink City”. Upon arrival check-in at hotel. Jaipur - one of the most culturally rich cities of India. Several dynasties including the Rajput clan ruled here and left their indelible mark in the form of monuments & forts that comprise our chief visits. Evening free for relax or enjoy shopping for some traditional handicrafts in Jaipur’s local market. Overnight stay at hotel.
Morning excursion to Amber Fort (most frequented monument in the city). At Amber fort, you shall take a joyful ride upon the majestically dressed elephant to reach to fort’s entrance located atop a hill. Later visit Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) and Jantar Mantar (Astronomical Observatory). Overnight stay at hotel.
Jaipur – Agra (240 Kms / 5 Hrs)
After B/fast leave Jaipur proceed towards one of the most famous cities in India & worldwide- Agra. Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri. Built by Emperor Akbar in 1569 to commemorate the birth of his son and later abandoned due to scarcity of water. Upon arrival check-in at hotel. Pm visit The Taj Mahal- the eternal symbol of love. Located on the banks of River Yamuna, the monument continues to draw thousands of visitors from around the globe, who come here to experience this one of 7 wonders of the world. Overnight stay at hotel.
Agra – Varanasi (By overnight train)
After a leisurely breakfast, our best guides shall take you on sightseeing the Agra Fort from where four of the mighty rulers from Mughal dynasty ruled their vast empire, Itmad-Ul-Daula – a beautiful mausoleum built by Nurjahan wife of Mughal Emperor Jahangir for her Persian father Mirza Giasuddin Beg or Itmad-Ul-Daula. Later check out from hotel & in time transfer to Railway Station to board the overnight train for Varanasi.
Morning arrival Varanasi Railway Station transfer to hotel. Later excursion to Sarnath - visit the sites where Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon. Evening visit Dashwamedh Ghat to witness evening prayer on holy Ganges. Overnight stay at hotel.
Varanasi – Delhi (By overnight train)
Early morning proceed for a boat ride upon the tranquil waters of Holy Ganges, witnessing devotees offering prayers on the riverfronts, priests chanting ‘Mantras’ and ringing of temple bells filling the air with their sweet music. According to Hindu mythology, a dip in the sacred waters of Ganges relieves one of the sins and having ones last rites performed here results in divine attainment of ‘Nirvana’. Later, walk through the narrow alleyways of Old Varanasi exploring some important temples.
Morning arrival New Delhi Railway Station transfer to hotel. In time transfer to International airport to connect flight for next destination.
(Tour ends here).
Water-Must drink mineral water only and many good companies in India have mineral water but don’t drink tap water. All five star hotels have good purified water and it is safe for brushing your teeth etc.
Voltage-India has 220 voltage so if you are carrying hair dryers or any electric gadget they need converter and also they need adapter because in India the plugs are all round in shape and in USA they are flat.
Rupee is national currency. You can change the currency in all the hotels or at the airport, There are authorized money changes also in cities, do take a receipt whenever you en-cash any foreign currency. Credit cards are accepted at most places. ATM machines are also available at various places
To carry - Sept and beginning of Oct will be still warm actually hot so carry clothes for summer. We suggest people not to carry expansive clothes as there is so much driving and walking and they get ruined. Carry as much as cotton clothes in summers.
Regarding shorts -you can wear them but please remember that in every city you will be going to either a temple or mosque and these are not appropriate for religious places as you need to cover below the knees. Skirts which are below the knee length, capri, pants and jeans are fine. Shirts with short sleeves are fine as well. Also carry good walking shoes as there is lots of walking in the trip.
Please try to travel light. Also you can carry another folding or light bag so that you can fill that with the items you buy in India
As per the Government of India we don’t need any shots but again please check with your doctor. We do recommend to take malaria pills or repellion as some parts in country still Malaria prone.
Tour Name:- Golden Triangle Tour with varanasi.
Duration:- 07 Nights / 08 Days
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