In a unique offering, different leading and reputed tour operators have rolled a wonderful weekend travel package that can be extended to week long or for some more days to add more destinations. These packages are ideal for fast-paced travelers to zip through the Golden Triangle – the wonderful tour plan covering three historic and vibrant cities of Delhi (the Capital City of India), Agra an Jaipur (the Capital City of Rajasthan). Agra is famous for its historic place and one of the Seven Wonders of the World – Taj Mahal. For those travelers whom time is precious, choosing one such package for memorable Golden triangle tour is an ideal option to explore heart of the country and diverse cultures in shortest possible time-frame.
Golden Triangle – An Economical and Ideal Tour Plan to Explore Rich Architectural Wonders of India
This amazing and memorable tour plan is great intro to both the classic and contemporary sides of the country that always draw attention of tourists from across the world and persuade them to plan a short term trip to explore the rich architectural wonders of India that you will hardly find anywhere in the world. Interesting thing is that you can also add other destinations like you can plan golden triangle tour with Ranthambore – the wonderful wildlife sanctuary where you can see a variety of wild bests and animals in their natural habitat.
Explore Delhi – the Capital City of India with Historic Significance
Golden Triangle tours starts with your arrival in Delhi at Indira Gandhi International Airport from where you get a day to stay in the capital city of India and explore some of the fascinated destinations like Humayun’s tomb, Qutub-Minar, Red Fort, Old Fort, (All UNESCO World Heritage Sites) along with India Gate, Akshardham Temple, Lotus Temple and various other destinations.
Agra – the City of Taj Mahal and Home to Various UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Your next destination added in this tour is Agra – the City of Taj Mahal and one of the historically rich cities that was once the capital of Mughal Emperors. Agra is famous for Taj Mahal – the most preferred tourist place and the symbol of love, Agra Quila (Agra Fort), Sikandra and Etmad-ud-Daulah (All UNESCO World Heritage Sites). You will also see some other ancient places and local markets here.
Fatehpur Sikri – Famous for Buland Darwaja or Tallest Gate on National Highway 11
After a day’s stay or on the same day, you will be moving on the way to Jaipur en route Fatehpur Sikri. The beautiful town of Fatehpur SIkri was the capital city of Mughal Emperor Akbar. It has a religious significance as well. The famous Sheikh Salim Chisti ki Dargah is here where it is believed that the entire wished are fulfilled. Buland Darwaja and courtyard of the Fort is also wonderful to see.
Explore Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary and Ranthambore National Park
At a few minutes distance from Fatehpur Sikri on National Highway 11, you will be visiting Bharatpur – famous for Keoladeo Bird Santuary. Ranthambore National Park is also one that is added in the Golden triangle tour to let you explore something more than historical places. You can explore tigers and a variety of other animals roaming here freely.
Jaipur – the Pink City and Third Pillar of Golden Triangle Tours in India
Jaipur – the capital city of Rajasthan and called as Pink City, is also in your Golden triangle tour. There are numerous forts, palaces and mansions as well as ancient marketplaces to see here. Here, various palaces and mansions have been transformed into heritage hotels where you can stay to feel the life of kings. The beautiful city is also ideal to purchase handcraft items. Jaisingh Palace, Amer Fort, Hawa Mahal, etc are some of the wonderful places to see during your golden triangle tour to Jaipur. Try to explore Chokhi Dhani – a wonderful ethnic village restaurant at a few km distances from Jaipur.