Golden Triangle Tour with Khajuraho

Golden Triangle Tour with Khajuraho

Destinations

Delhi-Jaipur-Agra-Orchha-Khajurao-Varanasi

Duration

9 Nights and 10 Days

The Golden Triangle Tour Package takes you all around the gorgeous and historical towns of Delhi, Jaipur and Agra. These towns display the actual colors, the affluent culture and rich traditions of India. The capital city of India, Delhi has a wide variety of monuments to explore, the eating joints and the vibrant markets. The Agra city will take you in the times bygone to the Mughal period where you can admire the awesome sights, beautiful workmanship and architectural brilliance of the Mughal rulers. The Jaipur, popularly known as the Pink city is known for its palaces, forts and temples constructed by the Rajputs. A contemporary town with a stroke of the magnificent past, Jaipur exhibits a glimpse of royalty.


Detailed Itinerary


  • Day
    1

    Arrive Delhi

    On landing at the Delhi airport, you will be greeted by our representative who would escort you to the hotel for check-in. You will be served light snacks after which you can proceed for sightseeing. You will be taken to Rajghat, which is cremation ground of father of our nation, Mahatma Gandhi. From here you can move on to Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in town. It is known for its architecture and is located in the heart of the city. You will also be taken to visit Qutub Minar and Hamuyun's Tomb Come back to the hotel for a night stay.

  • Day
    2

    Delhi Sightseeing

    On day 2 after breakfast drive past the war memorial, the India Gate devoted to the lives laid down by our martyrs, brave Indian soldiers. Pass through The President's Residence, parliament House and all the Secretariat buildings which is an outstanding combination of the 20th century and Victorian architecture. After that you will be taken to the Lotus Temple, a well known Mother Temple of the country and is currently a major pull in the city. After a busy day of sightseeing get back to the hotel and enjoy a relaxing night stay in the hotel.

  • Day
    3

    Delhi to Jaipur

    After an early breakfast, leave for Jaipur city. The distance between Delhi and Jaipur is nearly 280 kms and it takes approximately 5 hours to cover this distance. On reaching Jaipur you will be made to check in at the hotel and offered refreshments. In the evening, you will be taken to Amber Fort Palace. It is a traditional Rajasthani Fort built by Raja Man Singh in the year 1592 but was completed by Jai Singh I. An outstanding blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture, it is ultimate and unrivalled piece of art. After that come back to the hotel for an overnight stay.

  • Day
    4

    Jaipur Sightseeing

    After breakfast, you will be taken for Jaipur Sightseeing. Enjoy the City Palace in Jaipur that displays mesmerizing amalgamation of Mughal and Rajasthani architecture. Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev temple and City Palace Museum are also seen here. Then visit Jantar Mantar, an observatory which takes in massive astronomical instruments which was built by Jai Singh II. After this, you will be taken to Hawa Mahal and is a popular milestone of Jaipur. Visiting this Mahal is a wonderful experience. In the evening, you can visit the vibrant local market and buy local handicrafts, Bandini fabric and souvenirs. Go back to your hotel and relax after a hectic day in Jaipur.

  • Day
    5

    Jaipur to Agra

    After an early breakfast, you will proceed to Agra. Agra is approximately 240 kms from Jaipur and it takes nearly 4 ½ hours to cover this distance depending on the traffic. On the way you can visit Fatehpur Sikri which was once the capital city of emperor Akbar. On reaching Agra check in at the hotel and after light snacking you will be take for Sightseeing in Agra.
    First you will be taken to the chief attraction of the city Taj Mahal that was built by the Mughal Emperor Shahjahan in the loving memory of his beloved and most beautiful wife, Mumtaz Mahal. From here you will be taken to Agra Fort which is built in red sandstone and is located on the bank of River Yamuna.  Emperor Akbar constructed it in 1566. Visit Baby Taj and the local market of Agra. In the local market, you can buy souvenirs, marble items and artificial gems for your near and dear ones. After sightseeing move, back to the hotel for overnight stay.

  • Day
    6

    Agra to Orchha to Khajurao

    After an early breakfast leave for Khajurao and on the way visit Orchha. The distance between Agra to Orchha is approximately 243 km and it takes nearly 4 ½ to 5 hours to cover this distance. The popular places to visit in Orchha are Ram Raja Temple and this amazing temple has an interesting history behind it. It is said that the Idols that were to be installed in the glorious Chaturbhuj Temple were placed on the earth where this shrine now stands. Jehangir Mahal also known as Orchha Fort was built as fortress for the Mughals to permit extra control over the region of Bundela. In the early evening you can depart for Khajurao. The distance of Orchha to Khajurao is 172 kms and it takes nearly 3 hrs and 45 minutes to cover this distance. On reaching Khajurao you can retire for the eving in the checked-in hotel. Overnight stay in Khajurao.

  • Day
    7

    Khajurao Sightseeing

    In the morning after breakfast you can go for the sightseeing of beautiful Khajurao temples. Sightseeing starts with the World Heritage Site also mentioned as Western Group of Temples. On taking the tickets our representative will hire a local guide who will take you through these historic temples. Kandariya Mahadev temple here is very popular and gorgeous massive structure. It is a great piece of creative sculptural work. The shrines in Khajurao are known for erotic sculptured idols but once you are there you would realize that these images are barely 20% in all and additional images are of Hindu Gods, Goddess and nymphs. Then you will be driven towards the Eastern group of temples. By 2 PM you will finish sightseeing of all the temples. After lunch or resting for some time you can drive to see the Raneh Water-fall, which is located nearly 22kms from Khajurao. It is a must see and any tourist who visits Khajurao must come to see these falls. Night stay will be in the hotel in Khajurao.

  • Day
    8

    Khajurao to Varanasi

    On the 8th day after breakfast you will proceed towards the airport to take a flight to Varanasi also known as the sacred land of Hindus. On reaching Varanasi you can check-in at the hotel and after refreshing yourself move towards Sarnath to get the peek of Buddhist monuments and structures that covers Chaukhandi Stupa, Dhamek Stupa, Sarnath Museum and Mulagadha Kuti Vihar.

    When in Varanasi people love to witness the chief magnetism of Varanasi - The grand Aarti ceremony, which is performed by several pandits(priests) on the bank of Ganga River. The vibes that you experience in the atmosphere are truly scintillating and it is an amazing blend of Sanskrit mantras, bells, drums and cymbals. Overnight stay will be at the hotel in Varanasi.

  • Day
    9

    Varanasi

    On day 9, glide across the Ganges river in a boat. This boat ride early in the morning is very tranquil and serene. You can also visit the several temples all along the Ganga river and get acquainted to Hinduism in a real way. Observe the day day life of the locals. Enjoy the walk in the by-lanes of Varanasi and roam around in the markets of this sacred destination. Visit Kashi VishwaNath temple which is the must visit shrine here. Night stay will be at the hotel in Varanasi.

  • Day
    10

    Delhi Departure

    On the 10th day, our representative will escort you to the airport and from you will board the  flight for your onward journey.


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Accommodation in well-appointed rooms with buffet breakfast (except on the day of arrival)

English speaking guide services

Transportation in AC Medium Car as per the itinerary

Monuments Tickets


Tips & Gratuity

Any expense of personal nature