But given to its vastness, it’s a bit difficult to get the glimpse of every color of India. To cater the never ending desires of tourist,
Golden Triangle Tour has been tailored that covers three heritage cities of India that aptly represent origin of incredible India namely Delhi, Agra, Jaipur.
Starting with Delhi the capital of India, this tour moves to city of love Agra and then royal capital of Rajasthan Jaipur and then back to Delhi hereby completes the Golden triangle tour of India. These cities provide an insight into rich heritage of India through its lively monuments, Forts and glorious palaces.
Red fort of Delhi in the midst of narrow busy lanes of Chandni Chowk is the world heritage monument due to its creativity. This red sandstone building is the landmark of Old Delhi. One can’t resist them from tasting mouth watering food of Chandni Chowk and shopping around the same. To know more of India’s vibrancy, visit Humayun’s tomb, Qutab Minar, Janta Mantar, Akshardham Temple, Lakshmi Narayan Birla Temple, India Gate, Parliament house and various shopping hub like Connaught Place, Sarojini Nagar, Monastery etc. After touring whole of Delhi, drive your way to romantic city of Taj.
Agra depicts the creativity of Mughal artisans in the form of wonder of the world, Taj Mahal which is true symbol of eternal love. The history of Taj makes it every lover’s pilgrimage. It’s a monument built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in loving memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal after her demise. As promised to build most expensive monument for his wife, this monument took 22 years to build with estimated cost of 32 crores. This ultimate masterpiece was constructed in indo-Islamic- Persian style and thus is the jewel of Muslim art. The calligraphy done on the walls depicts verses from Quran and shows the great artistic talent in portraying the same. Apart from beauty of Taj, Agra Fort and nearby city of Fatehpur Sikri are worth visiting for its great architectural style. They form the rich heritage of India and are being awarded as world heritage sites by UNESCO.
Moving towards last destination of golden triangle tour, semi-arid desert of royal land of India is going to give you warm welcome. Jaipur or the pink city is the royal capital of princely state of Rajasthan. Founded by Raja Sawai Jai Singh II, this city has abundance of heritage to explore. City palace of Jaipur is the main attraction. It constitutes of beautifully marked Mubarak Mahal, Chandra Mahal, Maharani Palace, diwan-i-aam, diwan-i-khas, Pitam Niwas Chowk and other spots. Hawa Mahal or palace of winds is the magical monument of Jaipur and adding to jaipur’s charisma is range of forts namely Jaigarh Fort and Nahargarh Fort.
After enjoying camel or elephant ride in the midst of desert with cooling breeze, head back towards Delhi to complete golden triangle tour of India.
Every city has its own unique essence as in Delhi is the fusion of ancient and contemporary era, where as Agra showcase the artistic talent of Mughal Empire and Jaipur dedicated to valour and glory of Rajput Rulers.