8 Days Golden Triangle with Jodhpur Tour is a journey through exemplary culture, heritage & monuments of north Indian destinations –Delhi, Agra, Jaipur,
Pushkar, Jodhpur, Fatehpur Sikri & Abhaneri. Delhi has long been, since time of Mahabharata’s Indraprastha, center of political establishments. It is home
to several UNESCO world heritage monuments like Red fort, Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar etc. Agra, previously a Mughal capital, is famous across the globe for
being seat of Taj Mahal. Jaipur, capital of Rajasthan, is a highly sought after tourist destination showcasing iconic monuments like Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort,
City Palace, Jantar Mantar etc. Jodhpur, the previous capital of Marwar region of Rajasthan, is a major tourist destination with historical and beautiful
monuments like Mehrangarh Fort. In addition to these prominent tourist destinations, Fatehpur Sikri, Abhaneri village and Pushkar are also covered during
Arrival at Delhi
Upon arrival at the Indira Gandhi International Airport, you will be received and transferred to your hotel booked in advance.
Upon arrival at the hotel you will be greeted with a traditional welcome. The rest of the day is kept for relaxation and free
activities. Overnight stay is scheduled to be in Delhi hotel.
After breakfast, the guided Delhi tour will commence by visiting Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, a Sikh temple. The sightseeing tour
of Delhi will take you to visit Old Delhi, built in the 17th century by Shah Jahan. He was who also built the Taj Mahal. First,
visit the famous Jama Masjid mosque, with its 9,000 square feet courtyard, three domes and two minarets, and then proceed to the
huge complex known as the Red Fort. Explore Chandani Chowk market. Then proceed through the India Gate and the President House for
Akshardham temple, a marvelous piece of Nagara style of temple architecture. Hereinafter, proceed for visiting Qutub Minar, the
240-feet tower built in 1190 AD to commemorate the arrival of Islam in India. During the course of sightseeing, you will be visiting
colorful markets to have a feel of India’s cultural legacy. The rest of the day is kept for relaxation and free activities. Overnight
stay is scheduled to be in Delhi hotel.
Delhi – Agra – Agra sightseeing
After breakfast, depart for Agra. Agra was the capital of India, during the rule of the Mughal in the 16th and 17th centuries.
On arrival at Agra, after four hours of drive, you will be transferred to the pre-booked hotel. After check in, relax for a while
and proceed for visiting world famous monuments of Agra, namely the Taj Mahal & the Agra Fort. Taj Mahal is a mausoleum built by
Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Grand scale of construction, perfect symmetry, translucent white marble and brilliant
reflection in the water channel of Taj Mahal are truly impressive. After lunch, visit grandiose fortress of Agra, built by Akbar and
several additions made by successive rulers Jahangir & Shah Jahan. Later, in the evening explore local market for shopping in Agra.
The rest of the day is kept for relaxation and free activities. Overnight stay is scheduled to be in Agra hotel.
Agra - Fatehpur Sikri – Abhaneri - Jaipur
After breakfast in Agra hotel, the departure to Jaipur, the Pink City of Rajasthan, will take place. About 40 kms from Agra is
located the ‘ghost city’ Fatehpur Sikri. Stop at the Mughal township of Fatehpur Sikri for a tour of the magnificent and world heritage
buildings still in a state of perfect preservation. Continue the trip to Jaipur. En route, about 75 kms prior Jaipur, halt at Abhaneri
village in Dausa district of Rajasthan. Once a thriving capital, Abha Nagari, of Gurjar kingdom in 8th century, Abhaneri is home to
Rajasthan’s largest baori – Chand Baori (water harvesting & storage system) and Harshat Mata Temple. On arrival at the capital city
of Rajasthan, check in at Jaipur hotel to spend evening in leisure and have overnight stay.
: Jaipur sightseeing
After scrumptious breakfast, commence your sightseeing tour of Jaipur, accompanied by professional guide. Jaipur, popularly known
as the Pink City, was built in 1727 AD by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. Designed according to Shilp Shastra - an ancient Hindu
treatise on architecture - Jaipur follows a grid-network system. In the morning, visit the fort of Amber in the Aravali Hills.
Amber Fort is a glorious example of Rajput style architecture (Medieval era Hindu architecture). A Maharaja-like elephant ride
takes you to the top of the fort, which houses several elegant buildings. After visiting Amber Fort, while returning to city centre,
have a brief stop-over at Jal Mahal to take few photographs. In the afternoon, visit City Palace, Jantar Mantar and Hawa Mahal.
The City Palace in the heart of the old city is a mix of Rajasthan and Mughal architecture. The Palace of the Winds (Hawa Mahal)
is a five-story structure of pink sandstone with semi-octagonal and delicately riddled windows overlooking the main street of the
old city. The building was built to allow the ladies of the royal house to see everyday life. Stone-built and still operational
solar observatory, called ‘Yantra Mandir’ or Jantar Mantar is worth watching. Explore the local market for exhilarating experiences
of shopping in Jaipur. The rest of the day is kept for relaxation and free activities. Overnight stay is scheduled to be in Jaipur hotel.
Jaipur – Pushkar - Jodhpur
After breakfast in Jaipur, depart for Jodhpur, the Blue City of Rajasthan. On the way to Jodhpur, about 150 kms from Jaipur,
Pushkar is one of the holiest pilgrimages of the Hindus. Brahma Temple and Pushkar Lake are prime tourist attractions in Pushkar
town of Ajmer. Explore Pushkar under the guidance of a professional guide. After lunch in a lake side restaurant, depart for
Jodhpur, the second largest city of Rajasthan. On arrival at the Blue City of Rajasthan, check in at Jodhpur hotel to spend
evening in leisure and have overnight stay.
After breakfast, guided sightseeing tour of Jodhpur will be conducted. Jodhpur, founded by and named after Rao Jodha, is at
the edge of the Thar desert. Among the famous monuments to be seen are Mehrangarh Fort, Umed Bhawan Palace Museum, Jaswant Thada,
Clock Tower and Sadar Bazaar. Mehrangarh Fort, its palaces, courtyards, gardens, museum and temples are mesmerizingly beautiful
and authentic. Exploration of Jodhpur market will be an exhilarating experience. Spices and craft articles are major attractions.
The rest of the day is kept for relaxation and free activities. Overnight stay is scheduled to be in Jodhpur hotel.
Jodhpur – New Delhi (by flight) - Departure
Have leisurely breakfast in the hotel and, in–time, you will be transferred to Jodhpur airport, 5 kms from city centre to catch
Delhi-bound flight. On arrival at New Delhi, board flight for your onward destination. Golden Triangle with Jodhpur Tour ends here.
Above rates are based on current exchange rate, fuel price, entrance fee, hotel rates and tax structure as applicable on the date of mailing the package proposal, however any change in these components beyond our control shall affect the cost accordingly.
Our Above all cost is based on good combination of Heritage & star hotels. All the hotels are neat and clean, tastefully decorated air-conditioned rooms and of international standards with all modern facilities. We have been using these hotels regularly for our various overseas clients with excellent report in respective categories.
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75% cancellation if cancelled within 30 days.
100% cancellation if cancelled 15 day or less.