Golden Triangle Tour with Amritsar (Golden Temple)
GOLDEN TRIANGLE WITH AMRITSAR…
Holidays in North India is always a memorable experience. Right from the 'Dilwalas' Delhi to the land of warriors Punjab and from the incredible Rajasthan with an array of finest Mughal architectural splendors in India to the epitome of love Taj Mahal in Agra, to the awe-inspiring land of the city of lights Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh, a tour to North India is all about magnificent attractions, handicrafts, shopping, and architectural uniqueness. Our meticulously designed 08 days and 09 nights tour package is a perfect combination of heritage, rejuvenation, and pilgrimage destinations that will offer you a unique holiday experience.
DETAILED TOUR ITINERARY
DAY 01: ARRIVE – DELHI
On arrival at Delhi Airport, you will be met by our company representative after meet and greet transfer you to the hotel. Stay overnight in Delhi.
DAY 02: DELHI – CITY TOUR OF OLD & NEW DELHI
In the morning, take a sightseeing tour of Delhi. Visit Raj Ghat (the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi) and Shanti Vana (the cremation site of Jawaharlal Nehru), Jama Masjid and drive past the Red Fort and the Chandni Chowk.
In the afternoon visit Qutub Minar (built by Qutub-ud-Din Aibek in 1199), Humayun's Tomb, India Gate (War Memorial Arch), and Lakshmi Narayan Temple (a modern Hindu Temple). Also drive past President's House, Parliament House, Government Secretariat Buildings and Connaught Place shopping center. Stay overnight at the hotel.
DAY 03: DELHI – AMRITSAR (BY TRAIN))
The morning after breakfast drive to Jaipur. Jaipur is popularly known as the Pink City, built-in 1727 AD by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. On arrival at Jaipur, check-in at pre-booked hotel. Rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
In the afternoon visit Indo-Pak Wagah Border to watch Flag Retreat Ceremony - Wagah, an army outpost on Indo-Pak border 30 Kms from Amritsar where the daily highlight is the evening "Beating the Retreat" ceremony. Soldiers from both countries march in perfect drill, going through the steps of bringing down their respective national flags. As the sun goes down, nationalistic fervor rises and lights are switched on marking the end of the day amidst thunderous applause. Return to the hotel. Overnight stay.
DAY 04: AMRITSAR – DELHI
After breakfast, start your city tour with the blessings of Golden Temple - the most important Sikh shrine which is also called Mecca for the Sikhs is a living symbol of the spiritual and historical traditions of the Sikhs. Then visit Jallianwala Bagh- where, on April 13, 1919, British and Gurkha soldiers opened fire on an unarmed forbidden gathering, killing hundreds of civilians. After lunch visit Maharaja Ranjit Singh Summer Palace Museum - The summer palace of Maharaja Ranjit Singh which is situated in the heart of Ram Bagh, Amritsar.
Later in the afternoon transfer to the railway station to board the train for Delhi. Upon arrival meet with our representative and transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 05: DELHI – JAIPUR
After breakfast drive to Jaipur. Reaching Jaipur, check into a hotel. Our representative assists you in your check-in process at the hotel. The evening is free for shopping around the local market.
Jaipur is also known as the Pink City. It is the capital of Rajasthan, which is famous for its majestic forts, opulent havelis, beautiful lakes, and sand dunes. The history of Jaipur takes us about 300 years back in time when the Mughal Empire in India was on its decline. Stay overnight at the hotel.
DAY 06: JAIPUR
In the morning visit the Amber Fort. Amber Fort was the capital of this state a long time ago. Visit the Sheesh Mahal or the Hall of Victory glittering with mirrors. Ascend the Fort in an open jeep.
In the afternoon, take a sightseeing tour of Jaipur. Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan. It was painted in pink color a century ago in honor of a visiting Prince. Ever since Jaipur has retained this pink color. Built by Maharaja Jai Singh, a notable astronomer, this city is 260 years old. While in Jaipur, visit Maharaja's City Palace, the Observatory, and Ram Niwas Gardens. Drive past the Hawa Mahal. Stay overnight at the hotel.
DAY 07: JAIPUR – AGRA
After breakfast drive to Agra. En route Agra, visit the Fatehpur Sikri. The Fatehpur Sikri was built during 1571 and 1585. It is one of the finest examples of Mughal architectural splendor at its height. Though the city is in ruins now, it is a must-visit place for all those who visit Agra. Fatehpur Sikri is a place where one should spend some quality time. The sunset over the ruins is a sight to cherish.
Arrive Agra, check into the hotel. Our representative assists you in your check-in process at the hotel. Stay overnight at the hotel.
DAY 08: AGRA – DELHI
In the morning visit the famous Taj Mahal built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. This monument is made of white marble and it took 22 years to get constructed.
Then visit the Agra fort. Built originally as a military establishment by Akbar in 1565, this red sandstone building was partially converted into a palace during the time of Shah Jahan. In the afternoon visit Itmad-Ud-Daulah. This tomb belongs to the father of Nur Jahan, Ghiasuddin Beigh. He was the Wajir (Chief Minister) of Emperor Jehangir. This white marble tomb was built by Nur Jahan between 1622 and 1628. Afternoon drives back to Delhi on arrival check-in at the hotel stay overnight in Delhi.
DAY 09: DELHI – DEPARTURE
Today you will have departure transfer to the airport for flight your onward destination.
Cost for 01 person US$ 600
Cost for 02 persons US$ 700
Cost for 03 persons US$ 900
Cost for 04 persons US$ 1190
Cost for 05 persons US$ 1400
Cost for 06 persons US$ 1600
COST INCLUDES: -
Air-condition vehicle for 09 days as per the tour itinerary.
Arrival and departure transfers in Delhi – and Amritsar.
08 Nights’ hotel accommodation.
Accommodation on twin sharing basis.
Daily buffet breakfast at hotels.
Elephant ride in Jaipur at Amer Fort.
Driver’s food and accommodation.
English speaking driver.
English speaking guide in Delhi – Amritsar – Agra, and Jaipur.
A/C Chair Car (3x3) train tickets from Delhi – Amritsar – Delhi.
Fuel charges and parking fees.
Toll, road, and state taxes.
COST DOES NOT INCLUDE: -
Camera and monuments entrance fees.
Food and beverages.
Laundry and telephone bills.
Portage and Tips.