Golden Triangle Tour with Varanasi
Travels visit India for two main reasons. First, they want to explore the history and culture of India and second, India seems to be the world capital of pilgrimage. So if your wish is to explore the real colors of India in form of its rich culture, history and traditions as well as the religious value, Raj Travels India offers you a Golden Triangle with Varanasi tour for 9 days and 8 nights. In this trip, you will explore the majestic beauty of Delhi, Agra, Jaipur and Varanasi.
The journey starts from Delhi. Upon your arrival on Delhi Airport, our representative will greet you and will transfer to your hotel. Spend your entire day relaxing in the hotel or wandering in the streets of Delhi. Overnight stay would be arranged in your hotel in Delhi.
This day, leave your hotel after breakfast and start exploring the best attractions of Delhi. First you will be taken to the India Gate, a massive gate dedicated to Indian soldiers who sacrificed their lives for protecting their country. Next in the list is Red Fort, also known as Lal Quila. Qutab Minar, Rashtrapati Bhawan, Raj Ghat, Humayun's Tomb, Lotus Temple and Chandni Chowk are also worth visiting destinations. In evening, return to your hotel for a delicious lunch and overnight stay.
Check out from your hotel and drive for Jaipur, the Pink City of India and capital of Indian State of Rajasthan. Upon arrival, check into your hotel. Evening is free to explore some nearby attractions of shopping in local markets. Overnight stay would be in your hotel in Jaipur.
Start your day with a trip to Amber Fort, the majestic fort which has remained the capital of the Princely State of Rajputana. The fort is located on the top of the hill and reaching it on an elephant's back will give you a royal ambience. Don't forget to check out the grand palaces, museum and temples located within the fort.
Now it's time to explore the attractions located within the Pink City. First in our list is Hawa Mahal, popularly known as the Palace of Wind. The monument has 953 windows that allow fresh breeze spread in the monument. Later visit City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Govind Dev Ji Temple, Isarlat etc. You will be served a traditional Rajasthani dinner in your hotel room, followed by overnight stay.
Leave for Agra and enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri, a town established during Mughal Dynasty. You will find many monuments speaking about the charisma that the powerful dynasty used to have. Continue driving towards Agra and check into your hotel upon arrival. Later, go out to enjoy a sunset view of Taj Mahal. Overnight stay would be arranged in your hotel in Agra.
Leave your bed early to catch the mesmerizing sunrise view of Taj Mahal. It was 25,000 thousand people working for straight 22 years to construct this Symbol of Love, counted amongst the Seven Wonders of the World. Reach your hotel for a healthy breakfast before visiting other destinations in Agra.
Agra Fort, located very close to the Taj Mahal is a grand fort built by Mughal Emperor Akbar. The fort now has been converted into a museum showcasing the belongings of the erstwhile rulers. Baby Taj is a smaller replica of the Taj Mahal and is also known as the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula. After visiting these places, return to your hotel to enjoy a delicious dinner.
From your hotel, you will be transferred to the railway station to catch a train for Varanasi. The overnight train will reach Varanasi early morning which is our next destination in the list.
Upon reaching Varanasi, check into your hotel and relax for some time after the long journey. The town is mainly popular for its religious value, and it is one of the oldest towns in the entire world. In evening, you will be taken to the banks of holy River Ganga to attend the evening worship. Millions of people covering every inch of the place and chanting holy words in chorus makes the entire atmosphere hypnotic. Later, return to your hotel for an overnight stay.
This day, we will cover remaining attractions of Varanasi which includes dozens of temples and other monuments. Return to your hotel to enjoy a delicious dinner and overnight stay.
On the last day of Golden Triangle with Varanasi tour, you will be transferred to the airport to catch a flight for Delhi. The trip ends here.