The state of Rajasthan in India reflects its diversity and rich culture. It is the embodiment of India s royal past and unique cultural heritage. Embarking on Golden Triangle Tour with Rajasthan is the ideal opportunity to unearth varied features of this beautiful land.
Taking this popular tour is a dream of millions of domestic and international travellers. They visit this colourful desert state as it is home to one of the most sought-after tourist attractions in the country. Vacationers, adventure enthusiasts, historians and honeymooners enjoy the traditional luxuries and magnificent aura of the palaces in Rajasthan. The Golden triangle Tour with Rajasthan also covers many highly popular tourist destinations of our country namely Delhi the capital city, and Agra, popularly known as 'The city of Taj'. Other tourist destinations include Jodhpur the Sun City, Udaipur the city of lakes and Jaipur the pink city along with the incredible, Ranthambore National Park and wild-life sanctuary. The grandiose monuments, forts and magnificent palaces captivate the tourists with their sheer beauty and architectural brilliance So, the tourists get an interesting slice of wild life as well as royal setup of modern India. Embark on this preferred Tour since it is the ideal way to explore majestic Rajputana culture and erstwhile Mughal royalty on the same platter. Exploring this region will transport you to the medieval era and you can experience the ancient glory and splendour of ancient India. Do not forget to take a thrilling jeep safari in Ranthambore, interesting elephant rides in Jaipur, delightful camel rides in Jodhpur and Mandwa and see mind-blowing traditional dance and music during your Golden Triangle Tour with Rajasthan.
Duration: 12 Nights 13 Days
Destination: Delhi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Pushkar, Udaipur, Mandwa
As soon as you reach Delhi you will meet our representative who will transfer you to your preferred hotel. Spend the day at leisure depending on the time of arrival Visit plush malls for a thrilling shopping experience and hang out in the urban city of Delhi. Overnight stay in the hotel.
After breakfast you will depart on a sightseeing tour of the capital which includes all popular places of tourist interest. Discover the charm of Old Delhi by visiting places like palatial Red Fort, massive courtyards of Jama Masjid, and Qutab Minar , Hamayun Tomb. Visit the impressive India Gate, lush green Lodhi Gardens, Rashtrapati Bhawan which is the official residence of the president of India. You can also visit the modern attractions like Lotus Temple and Akshar Dham. Night stay will be in a good hotel in Delhi.
Next morning after early breakfast proceed for Agra. The distance between the two destinations is approximately 200 Kms and it takes nearly 4 hours to cover this distance on Delhi Agra Expressway from Noida. On reaching the heritage city of Agra, located in Uttar Pradesh check-in at hotel and after that proceed for an early evening Agra tour. First, you will be taken to visit the palatial Agra Fort constructed in red stone. The impressive fort boasts of amazing architectural design of skilled architects in Mughal era. It was built by Emperor Akbar and is found on the banks of the River Yamuna. After that proceed to the Taj Mahal for a spectacular sunset view of the magnificent monument, which is thought to be the symbol of divine love. Overnight stay will be in a decent hotel in Agra
After early breakfast proceed for your next amazing destination in a prearranged taxi. It takes more than 6 hours by road to reach the impressive Ranthambore Park depending on the traffic. Check in hotel. Ranthambore is famous for its grassy meadows, meandering streams, lush green valleys, mountain ranges and verdant plateaus. Strolling in the lush green environs of Ranthambore National Park which is home to the majestic Indian Tiger is an amazing experience. This is one of the most memorable experiences in this tour. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Wake early in the morning and take a jeep safari which takes you through this vast expanse of wildlife sanctuary. This is the ideal way to see the thriving wildlife and rare species of fauna and flora. You can spot the majestic tiger in its natural habitat as you drive around the dense areas lying close to water bodies. The exhilarating jeep safari is an amazing experience as you can also click vibrant pictures of the natural beauty of the park. Discover an endless species of animals residing in the park and see the exotic flora and fauna. The Ranthambhore National Park is open for visitors from 1st October to 30th June every year. Sighting the royal tigers in their natural habitat is mostly driven by sheer luck. However, the chances of spotting the leopards and tigers as well as other wildlife increases as you travel in the jeep in the forest area near the three main lakes. The history lovers can also explore the oldest Ranthambore Fort from where the erstwhile Maharajas stayed during their hunting expeditions. Leave for Jaipur to cover a distance of 168 km. It takes approximately three- and half-hour drive to reach Jaipur. Check in at your hotel upon arrival. Overnight stay in Jaipur
After sumptuous breakfast get ready for an exciting sightseeing tour of the 'Pink City'. Jaipur is well known for a lovely fusion of old-world charm and modern living.
Visit popular tourist hot spots of Jaipur namely Amer Fort, outstanding observatory Jantar Mantar, palatial Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal. The elepnat ride to react Amber Fort atop the hillock overlooking Maota Lake is exciting . The light and sound sow at the Amber Palace is simply spectacular. Buy antique artefacts, odhinis, lehangas at the bustling local market. Taste the authentic rajasthani cuisine. Overnight stay in the hotel in Jaipur.
Have sumptuous breakfast in the morning and leave for Pushkar. The distance between Jaipur and Pushkar is only147 km and it takes almost 3 hours to reach this holy town. On reaching check in the hotel. Pushkar is an important pilgrimage site and is visited by lot of devotees. Pushkar houses a number of ancient Hindu temples. Visit one of the most famous Brahma Temple, which is said to be the only one in the world dedicated to this deity. It is a belief that a dip in the holy pond will help to absolve their sins. The sand dunes of Pushkar offer a fascinating sight. Also visit the other holy temples surrounding the main pond and other lakes of the city. There is an interesting arts and crafts bazaar from where you can buy artefacts, colourful silver jewellery, clothes and souvenirs.
After early breakfast proceed for 'City of Lakes 'Udaipur. The distance between the two destinations is 287 km and it takes almost five hours to reach Udaipur. On arrival in Udaipur, check-in the hotel. Visit Sahelion-ki-Bari and, City Palace overlooking Lake Pichola. This is a monumental complex with, courtyards and gardens and is famous for its colourful peacock mosaics. The scenic Lake Pichola is surrounded by spectacular ochre ridges of the beautiful Aravalli Hills. In the evening take a sunset boat cruise visit to the Fateh Sagar Lake or Monsoon Lake. Experience the romanticism of this 'Venice of East'. Overnight stay in the hotel
Gear up after sumptuous breakfast in the morning to explore the beautiful palaces, twinkling lakes and forts in Udaipur. The tourists get to know about the culture and tradition of Rajasthan as they visit superbly adorned monuments and havelis in Udaipur. visit the magnificent City Palace built by Maharana Udai Singh on the bank of Pichola Lake, splendid Shiv niwas palace and City palace museum. Experience the romanticism of the city of lakes as you visit Fateh Sagar lake, Jaisamand lake. Visit ancient Jagdish Temple, Jag mandir, as per your choice. Overnight stay in the hotel
After breakfast leave for Jodhpur. The Distance between the two destinations is nearly 250 kms and it takes almost 5 hours by road to reach 'The City of Sun '.Check in the hotel. Visit beautiful Umaid Bhavan Palace. Erected in sandstone and marble, the superb architecture of this palace reflects the impressive blend of lndo-Saracenic, Classical Revival and Western Art Deco styles. It is now converted into a heritage property where people can enjoy a wonderful stay and organise grand weddings. Also known as the " Blue City" many ancient buildings here are painted in iconic shade of blue. Overnight stay in the hotel
After breakfast proceed in the car to see the colossal Mehrangarh Fort, and museum. The vast and imposing fortress of Mehrangarh has a captivating landscape which dominates a rocky ridge with the eight gates leading out of this amazing fortress. Witness ancient Mughal architecture in its full form and grandeur. Situated within the compound of Mehrangarh Fort is the glass palace popularly known as Sheesh Mahal which is Pearl-coloured from inside and decorated with coloured glass windows on the outside and five alcoves allowing his queens to sit and listen to court proceedings . Sheesh mahal the amazing mirror hall is outstanding. Placed only 1 km downhill from the fort is Jaswant Thada which is a historical Royal cenotaph constructed in marble. It has a picturesque view as you can see the natural desert lake, well-kept gardens with a large variety of birds. Visit Balsamand Lake. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Gear up in the morning to cover a distance of 337 km to reach Mandwa.It takes almost seven hours to reach Mandwa. On reaching check in the hotel .Mandwa is a quaint town in Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan in India and is part of Shekhawati region. Visit famous Havelis and Fortress. Also known as an open Art gallery enjoy a thrilling camel ride and explore the rich culture of this town, steeped in history. Enjoy traditional dance and music in the evening. Overnight stay will be in a good hotel.
Enjoy a sumptuous breakfast and get ready to depart for Delhi. The distance to be covered is 256 km and it takes almost 6 hours depending on traffic and condition of the road. Proceed for onward destination. Take back wonderful memories of this exotic and colourful trip.