Golden Triangle is one of the fascinating travel circuits of India. It lies in northern region of India and covers three historical cities as its destinations. Destinations covered by golden triangle tour are Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. The Golden Triangle is called because of the triangular shape formed by the locations of New Delhi, Agra and Rajasthan on a map. These three cities are extremely popular as tourist destinations among the foreign tourists visiting India as well as among the natives. New Delhi is the capital of the Republic of India and the seat of government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi.
It is the country’s largest and 2nd most populous metropolis. Agra; also known as the city of The Taj Mahal; Which is a part of the huge state of Uttar Pradesh. Taj Mahal – “the epitome of love” and “a monument of immeasurable beauty”, that graces it with its presence. Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan, a state in North Western region of India. Rajasthan is the biggest state in the country and its name refers to the Land of Kings. Jaipur is often called the Pink City.
God has generously bestowed this land with the bounties of nature and so it only seems natural when Kerala is referred to, as Gods own country. Its narrow, fertile strip on the south west coast of India shows a gentle and relaxed side of India. The long coastline of Kerala has encouraged maritime contact with the outside world resulting in a blend of cultures. The state offers beautiful beaches, trips through peaceful lagoons – known as The Backwaters – hill stations, wildlife sanctuaries and complex cultural customs. Spend time idling away aboard a slowly drifting Kettuvallam floating along the tranquil Kerala backwater. Lie back and count the stars in the velvet sky of the tropical night or just watch together the sun set behind the backwaters.
Once you arrive late in evening at the Delhi airport, you will get an aided transfer to your hotel. Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning, after having breakfast, and depart for excursion of Old and New Delhi. Today visits are going to include Diplomat Enclave, President’s House, India Gate, and Qutub Minar. Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning after having breakfast, and begin your road drive for Agra. On your arrival in Agra, check-in to your hotel. Later, explore the Agra fort, also known as Red Fort, erected by Mughal Emperor Akbar. Its development started in 1565 and achieved in 1573. you are going to visit Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Commissioned by Mughal Ruler Shah Jahan, it was constructed in the remembrance of his beloved spouse Mumtaz Mahal. Enjoy the mesmerizing magnificence of Taj, during sunset. Stay Overnight at hotel.
In the early Morning visit Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Commissioned by Mughal Ruler Shah Jahan, it was constructed in the remembrance of his beloved spouse Mumtaz Mahal. Enjoy the mesmerizing magnificence of Taj, during sunrise. Afterwards, drive your road journey for Jaipur. On the way, explore the relics of Fatehpur Sikri, which was once the capital of the Mughal regime, one of the best specimens of Mughal architecture. Once you reach Jaipur, get transferred to the hotel. If you want then you can fancy a leisurely walk around. Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning, after having breakfast, and depart for visiting the Amber fort. As this fort is dwelled on a hilltop, you are going to experience an ascending elephant or jeep ride. Built during the rule of Raja Man Singh I, this fort is a majestic structure. Visit the Sheesh Mahal, Sila Devi Temple, Ganesh Pol, and Diwan-e-Khas. Post lunch, visit the additional attractions like City Palace-a ideal blend of Mughal and Rajasthani architecture, Costume Museum- where you can observe some remarkably beautiful local dress material and handicraft like Bandhej, Kimkhambs, Zari, Gota, Jama etc. Later visit Jantar Mantar a celestial observatory, founded in 1716 by Sawai Jai Singh II. Ultimate visit of the day is Hawa Mahal, commissioned by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. The fort is famous for its beehive like structure. Stay Overnight at hotel.
In the morning after having breakfast, drive towards Delhi. Once you reach Delhi, get transferred to the hotel. At evening visit Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is one of the most prominent Sikh Gurdwara, or Sikh house of worship, in Delhi, India and known for its association with the eighth Sikh Guru, Guru Har Krishan, as well as the pool inside its complex, known as the “Sarovar.”Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning after having breakfast, Today morning grab a flight to Cochin. On arrival, Met on arrival and conveyed to your hotel. Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning after having breakfast, drive for a sightseeing tour of Fort Cochin, ministering the local fish markets, Chinese Fishing Nets and the St. Francis Church. Later, proceed to Mattancherry to see the Jewish Synagogue and Dutch Palace. Evening enjoy Kathkali dance show. Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning After having breakfast, a 4 hour drive will take you to the famous tea county of Munnar. Check in at your hotel on arrival. You have the whole day to enjoy the beautiful views of the stunning mountains and sprawling tea estates. Today you will visit the Eravikulam National Park to see the endangered species of Nilgiri Tahr, Tea Museum and the Tea Factory. Later take a walk through the mist covered tea plantations to see the workers plucking the tea leaves. Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning After having breakfast, A 3 hour drive through the winding Ghats will take you Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Afternoon enjoy a spice garden visit to learn more about the spices grown in this region and later enjoy an elephant ride in the plantation. Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning After having breakfast, early morning enjoy a nature trek in the Periyar Tiger Reserve with the tribal trackers. Later return to your hotel for breakfast. Afternoon enjoy a boat cruise on Lake Periyar to spot herds of Wild Elephants, Bisons, Sambar Deers, Nilgir Langurs, Malabar Giant Squirrels and variety of species of birds. Evening enjoy a spice garden visit to learn more about the spices grown in this region and later enjoy an elephant ride in the plantation. Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning After having breakfast, proceed to Alleppey. Afternoon you board your houseboat (possibly a converted rice barge) from boat jetty for an overnight cruise, through the famous Vembanad Lake. Each houseboat has a driver and a cook, who’ll prepare delicious Keralan meals, with some fresh ingredients likely to be purchased during the cruise. Stay overnight on board the houseboat.
In the Morning after having breakfast, drive towards Cherai beach. Located in Vypin Island, Kochi, Cherai Beach is one of the beautiful beaches facing the Arabian Sea. It is about 25 Kms from Cochin and is an ideal place to unwind and enjoy the long sandy beach! Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning after having breakfast, explore Cherai beach. Stay overnight at hotel.
In the Morning After having breakfast, drive to Cochin Airport. Like all good things, your tour in Kerala comes to an end but you will always carry with you memories of this unique and unforgettable holiday experience. In goodtime you will be transferred to Cochin International Airport to connect your flight home.