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India Golden Triangle Tour

India Golden Triangle Tour

7 Days
  • Trip Detail at-a-Glance

  • Easy

    Just about anyone can participate in one of these holidays. Minimum walking time is 2 hours and maximum walking time is approximately 5 hours a day. By the time you walk around a number of historical sites you’ll be surprised at how quickly the time passes. You do have the chance to take your time and there are plenty of places where you can rest if needed.

    Easy

  • Trip Code: ATH392
  • Best Season: October to November, February to March
  • Country Visited: India
  • Trip Start: New Delhi
  • Trip Ends: New Delhi
  • Trip Route: New Delhi-Jaipur-Agra-New Delhi
  • Trip Style: Guided Tour
  • Activity: Sightseeing and Cultural Tour
  • Group Size: Min. 1 pax
  • Activity Per Day: Guided Sightseeing Tour
  • Trip Category: India Cultural Tour
  • Trip Highlight

    • Crown of Palaces the Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world
    • Bustling bazaars like Chandni Chowk that give you an unforgettable taste of India
    • Lotus Temple, a flower-shaped Bahá'í temple made of pure white marble
    • The Pink City Jaipur with its magnificent forts and palaces like Hawa Mahal, Amer Fort, etc
    • Elephant ride in Amer Fort
    • Fatehpur-Sikri, the capital of the empire of one of the greatest Mughals Akbar
    • Agra Fort, one of the finest Mughal fort

The trip takes you, in a short time, to three major Indian cities and lets you experience the magnificent India. From the bustling bazaars to large mosques to marvelous temples to the Pink City with its majestic forts and extravagant palaces to “a teardrop in the face of eternity”, time will pass swiftly. You will experience rich history, colonial past and unique cultures that influence each other. And at the end of the tour, you will have extraordinary memories and an unforgettable taste of India.

Golden Triangle is the most popular tourist circuit in India which covers Delhi, Jaipur and Agra. It is called so because of the triangular shape formed by the three cities on map. The tour starts in Delhi where you will explore both Old and New Delhi. Then journey to the Pink City Jaipur in Rajasthan by road. It is said that there is more history in Rajasthan than the rest of India put together. Enjoy an elephant ride in Amer Fort. Then travel to Agra to marvel at the Taj Mahal, a true wonder of the world. The majesty, beauty and touching story of this white marble mausoleum will fill you with awe. Return to Delhi for your flight departure.

Itinerary Overview

  • Day 01: Arrival in Delhi. Overnight at a hotel.
  • Day 02: Guided Sightseeing in Delhi. Overnight at a hotel.
  • Day 03: Guided Sightseeing and Drive to Jaipur from Delhi (265 km/5 hrs). Overnight at a hotel.
  • Day 04: Guided Sightseeing in Jaipur. Overnight at a hotel.
  • Day 05: Drive to Agra via Fatehpur-Sikri (251 km/4.5 hrs). Overnight at a hotel.
  • Day 06: Agra Sightseeing (Taj Mahal and Agra Fort). Overnight at a hotel.
  • Day 07: Drive to Delhi (210 km/4.5 hrs) and Departure

The above information is a guide and standard template of what we provide. Our trip can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements.

NOTE: During the trip; weather, local politics, transport or a multitude of other factors, that are beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is, however, very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered; if alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.


What makes this trip different ?

Ace the Himalaya works closely with and is one of the main supporters of Sambhav Nepal Foundation, a non-political and non-profit social organization. We contribute our support to the remote village of Arupokhari (Gorkha, Nepal) through donation, sponsorship and partnership in various projects.

Donation
Ace the Himalaya donates a percentage of business profits to the foundation on a yearly basis, which supports the ongoing maintenance cost required for Bhairabi Primary school, a community-based school in Arupokhari (plus few other schools in the region).

Sponsorship
One of the major activities of Sambhav Nepal is the children sponsorship program, which is conducted with full collaboration with Ace the Himalaya.

Partnership (Volunteering Program)
The Arupokhari Volunteer Program, devised by Ace the Himalaya and Sambhav Nepal, aims to mobilize teams of experts and interested individuals as an effective and economic measure in providing the human capital for education, health and community development in  Arupokhari village of Gorkha district, western Nepal.

For more details, visit Sambhav Nepal's website www.sambhavnepal.org