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Golden Triangle with Ranthambore

On  this 8-day journey, we immerse ourselves in India’s vibrant cities, legendary monuments, mouthwatering cuisine and multi-faceted culture. Start with bustling Delhi, then discover Agra, home of the glorious Taj Mahal. Track
tigers, explore some of India’s most majestic World Heritage Sites, discover Jaipur’s lavish palaces and more as we experience the highlights of India. This tour perfectly combines with our India holiday tour packages to the south
of the country.

Day 01: Arrive Delhi

Namaste – Welcome to India! Upon arrival, we are greeted the traditional Indian way with hands clapped together. We are transferred to our hotel. Balance of the day is free.

Overnight: Stay in delhi (2 nights)

Day 02: Delhi

The capital of India is truly a tantalizing mixture of old and new. We start our morning tour with an exploration of New Delhi and a visit to Birla House*, the last residence of Mahatma Gandhi. Next, take in the famous India Gate, followed by the Houses of Parliament. Experience the stunning ancient minaret of Qutb Minar** before venturing into Old Delhi where we visit the historical Jama Mosque* built by the Moghul Emperor, Shah Jehan. We then embark on a walking tour through the bazaars at Chandni Chowk*, Old Delhi’s oldest and busiest market. We then take drive past to the Red fort*. End the day at Raj Ghat*, the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi. Evening we enjoy a welcome dinner at a local Indian restaurant. (B, D)

Note: Birla House are closed on Mondays and Chandni Chowk is closed on Sundays

Day 03: Delhi/Agra (Drive)

After having the breakfast then we will to Agra the city of Taj Mahal. Along with the country side view which will be the best experience of the country, On arrival in Agra, we check in to our hotel, late we will visit the the Red fort which was the residence of 3rd mughal emperor Akar, was built in 1573 AD.

Overnight: Stay in Agra (2 nights) (B, D)

NOTE – Taj mahal remains closed on every friday.

Day 04: Agra/Fatehpur Sikri/Agra

We start our day with a sunrise visit to one of the most well-known wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal*. An immense mausoleum of white marble, built between 1631 and 1648. Built by the Moghul Emperor, Shah Jahan in memory of his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal, the Taj Mahal is the jewel of Muslim art in India and a universally admired masterpiece of world heritage. Situated on the right bank of the Yamuna in a vast Moghul garden, this funerary monument combines elements and styles of Persian, Central Asian and Islamic architecture. After visiting the Taj Mahal, we return to our hotel for breakfast. Following some rest time, Afternoon, we visit Fatehpur Sikri*. Built
during the second half of the 16th century by the Moghul Emperor Akbar, this stunning complex was once the capital of the Moghul Empire. Just 10 years after its construction, the city with its beautiful temples, mosques and
monuments were abandoned due to lack of water. Evening is free to explore this small town, Agra, home to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites. (B, D)

Day 05: Agra/Ranthambore (Drive)

Our adventure continues as we set off for Ranthambore, the former hunting ground of the Maharajas of Jaipur. Ranthambore National Park boasts one of the largest and most diverse collections of wildlife species in India. It’s rugged terrain and dense deciduous forests also offer stunning panoramas. After lunch at our lodge in Ranthambore, we take an adventurous safari through the park, spotting tiger, nilgai, chausingha, chital, chinkara, wild boar, jungle cat, rattle, hyena, porcupine and the black-faced langur. About 150 bird species can also be found here, including migratory birds that arrive in winter. The safari lasts for about 3 hours. Evening is fun time with the other guests and Resort team.

Overnight: Stay in Ranthambore (1 night) (B, L, D)

Day 06: Ranthambore/Jaipur (Drive)

Ranthambore was established as a game sanctuary in 1955 and declared a Project Tiger reserve in 1973. Spotting Ranthambore’s famous Royal Bengal tigers in their natural habitat is an awe-inspiring experience. Early morning, we
take another safari through the park with our eye out for these majestic animals. After our morning safari, we drive to Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan. Jaipur is also called the Pink City, since most of the buildings in the old city are made of pink sandstone. In the evening, we enjoy dinner followed by a unique Rajasthani cultural dance show.

Overnight: Stay in Jaipur (2 nights) (B, D)

Day 07: Jaipur

This morning, we are treated like the royalty of yesteryear with a journey to the Amber Fort, located in a picturesque valley among the Kalikho Hills. Known as the gem of Jaipur, this imposing fort dating from the late 16th century was never attacked or invaded. Built from a combination of yellow and pink sandstone and white marble, the fort includes distinguished halls, intricate carvings and ornate gardens. Next we return to Jaipur to visit the majestic City Palace, which houses a rare collection of Indian art. We also stop at the stunning Hawa Mahal, or Palace of Winds, where the ladies of the royal harem used to watch the city from behind the intricately carved façade, and the Jantar Mantar*, a historic astronomical observation site boasting instruments used to star-gaze with the naked eye. The evening is free to enjoy the one-of-a-kind shopping of the bazaars. Jaipur is noted for its craftsmen,
skilled in brass inlay, lacquer work and stone setting. (B, D)

Day 08: Jaipur/Delhi (Drive)

After an amazing tour of the Golden Triangle with Ranthambore, we are driven to Delhi. Here we check in at Hotel in New Delhi for day rooms until 8:00 PM. After a farewell dinner, we are transferred to the international terminal for our flight home. We bid farewell after a memorable journey into the history, culture, art and architecture of incredible India. Or extend our adventure with India holiday tour packages to other regions of the country.

New Delhi (Day rooms) (B, D)



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