Golden Triangle with Haridwar tour in north India provides an opportunity for recreation, fun and relaxation and will surely give the best range of accommodation as well. Tourists take the opportunity to celebrate splendid beauty of India by visiting the Golden Triangle (Delhi-Agra-Jaipur) of northern India. This north India holiday package commences from Delhi. Delhi, capital of India, is a cornucopia of historical monuments and shoppers’ paradise. Mughal monuments, Hindu & Sikh temples are major tourist attractions. Jaipur, capital of Rajasthan, is representative of culture of the desert state of India. Royal forts, magnificent palaces, beautiful temples and crafts-filled markets are attractions of Jaipur. Agra, erstwhile Mughal capital, is famous for Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal is one of the most sought after tourist attraction of Agra & India with beauty that is beyond description. Taj Mahal is also a World Heritage monument declared by UNESCO and is also one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The last destination is Haridwar. Haridwar is regarded as the gateway to God. Holy River Ganga makes the city all the more holy. It is among the seven sacred cities of India and a popular gateway for Char Dham. Haridwar is one of the four places of the Kumbh Mela, - the largest festival of humanity.
In accordance with traditional Indian way, you will be received by our representative on the airport and transferred to Delhi hotel for overnight stay.
After breakfast, proceed on for sightseeing tour of Delhi along with a private tour guide. During the course of city tour, you will be visiting a Sikh Temple Bangla Sahib Gurudwara (‘langar’ a must watch), Red Fort (built by Shah Jahan), Jama Mosque (India’s biggest mosque), Raj Ghat (Mahatma Gandhi’s shrine) , Akshardham Temple (example of Nagar style of temple architecture), India Gate (a war memorial), President House (previous Viceroy’s residence), Parliament House & Qutub Minar. Chandani Chowk will be seen and explored by riding a manually-pulled rickshaw. During the course of sightseeing, visit nice markets of Delhi. Later in the evening, return to hotel for overnight stay.
Delhi – Jaipur - Jaipur city tour
After breakfast in Delhi hotel, departure to Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan, is scheduled. On arrival at Jaipur, you will be directly transferred to the hotel to check in , relax and have lunch. Post lunch, visit the city centre of Jaipur marked by three iconic monuments – City Palace, Hawa Mahal & Jantar Mantar, and colorful bazaar. Later in the evening, return to hotel after attending evening aarti in Govind Dev Ji temple.
After leisurely breakfast, along with certified guide, proceed to visit Amber Fort (11 km from Jaipur city centre) with a ride on caparisoned elephant from foothill to hilltop where the main gateway (called ‘pol’) is located. Explore Amber Fort, a grand complex of palaces, gardens and walls, former center of power and residence of the ‘maharajas’ of the XVI century. Thereafter, visit Jaigarh Fort for exploring water harvesting system & museum of weapons in the strategic fortress. Return to city centre to have lunch. On the way to Jaipur city, take few photographs of Jal Mahal. Post lunch, visit Albert Hall (Central Museum). Late afternoon, visit beautiful Birla temple and return to hotel for overnight stay.
Jaipur - Abhaneri - Fatehpur Sikri- Agra
On the chart today is a 5 hour long drive from Jaipur to Agra with sumptuous sightseeing of Abhaneri village and Fatehpur Sikri en route. Abhaneri offers a glimpse of traditional rural life of a historical village of Rajasthan. Chand Baori, a water harvesting system, and Harshat Mata Temple of 8th century AD are worth watching. Fatehpur Sikri presents Mughal era architectural magnificence. On arrival at Agra, you will directly be transferred to the pre-booked hotel for overnight stay.
Agra - New Delhi
The day will commence with guided tour of Taj Mahal at the time of sunrise. After about two hours of exploration and viewing of Taj Mahal, return to hotel. Refresh, have breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed on for visiting Agra Fort & Tomb of It-Mad-ud-Daula. Meanwhile, visit local market to purchase souvenirs to commemorate the visit to the monument of love. Marble articles, reflecting high degree of craftsmanship, are specialty of Agra. Late afternoon, depart for New Delhi to stay overnight therein.
Delhi - Haridwar
After breakfast in Delhi hotel, depart for Haridwar. On arrival at Haridwar, check in at the hotel. Explore Haridwar in the company of a local guide. Situated on the banks of River Ganga, Haridwar is a holy city of the Hindus and one of the sites of Kumbh Mela. Prime attractions of Haridwar are its temples, Ganga ghats and evening Ganga arti at Har Ki Paudi. Today, you shall be exploring the ghats of Haridwar, watching the rituals being performed by the devotees and pilgrims in the nearby temples and getting immersed in the sea of religiosity during Ganga arti at Har Ki Paudi. Return to hotel in the evening for overnight stay.
Haridwar - Delhi – Departure
After breakfast, visit some of the most renowned temples - Chandi Devi Temple, Gauri Shankar Temple, Bhimgada Tank and Neeleshwar Mahadeva and Anjani Devi Temple. In the afternoon, after having lunch in a nice restaurant, drive back to New Delhi. On arrival, you will be transferred to New Delhi airport to board flight for your onward journey. Golden Triangle with Haridwar Tour ends here.
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75% cancellation if cancelled within 30 days.
100% cancellation if cancelled 15 day or less.