Experience Indian culture, history & spirituality.
The Golden Triangle tour with Amritsar will allow you to explore some of the most famous cities in India, including Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, and Amritsar. In this 10-day itinerary, you will experience vibrant culture, age-old history, and great humility.
Take a tour of the historical sites in Delhi, splendor of the Taj Mahal in Agra, and tour the royal palaces in Jaipur, a newly recommended heritage city. Enjoy the architectural excellence that reflects the combined expertise of Hindu, Mughal, and Parsi architects. Savour a traditional Rajasthani dish while enjoying colorful Rajasthani culture. The tour also includes a visit to Amritsar, the 'Mecca of Sikhs' where you can see the Golden Temple.
We pay tribute to the innocent victims of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. Enjoy an evening at Wagah Border to viewing the Retreat Ceremony where the flags of both countries India and Pakistan are brought down at the end of the day. Book this 10 days Golden Triangle with Amritsar tour and enjoy great holidays.
- - Visit renowned tourist places in Old Delhi and New Delhi.
- - Explore Agra's top tourist attractions for a wonderful experience.
- - Witness the beauty of the world's monumental icon, the Taj Mahal.
- - Explore Fatehpur Sikri, an abandoned Mughal city.
- - Experience the exquisite rich culture of Jaipur.
- - Visit the Jaipur city's most visited tourist attractions, including Amber Fort, City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar etc.
- - See Amritsar's Golden Temple, Jallianwala Bagh, and the evening Wagah border ceremony.
Detailed Itinerary (10 days)
Arrival in Delhi
On your arrival at Delhi International Airport you will be welcomed by our representative. After meet and greet, you will be transferred to your pre booked hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure or visit the nearby attractions. Experience Delhi's diverse culture by taking a stroll along the streets. You can visit India Gate is after sunset, when the structure is floodlit and the atmosphere becomes pleasant. In Old Delhi, you can also take a rickshaw ride for fun. Exploring Delhi, you can still find in the city echoes of the grandness of past glorious empires – Hindu, Mughul, and British.
After a day-time activities, come back to your hotel for dinner and stay overnight.
After a leisurely breakfast, proceed with your guide for Delhi sightseeing tour. First you will visit the Lakshmi Narayan Temple, also known as the Birla Mandir, is a Hindu temple up to large extent dedicated to Laxminarayan. Next, you will visit Qutb Minar, a 73 m tall minar built in Indo-Islamic architectural style and it has been added to the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later drive past Parliament House and Rashtrapati Bhavan, the official residence of the President of India. At Raj Ghat, pay tribute to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi. Visit Shanti Van - the cremation site of Jawaharlal Nehru - and Jantar Mantar - the royal observatory.
You'll arrive at Connaught Place by noon, a shopping center in Delhi. Have lunch at one of the many restaurants. After lunch, you can explore the market for a while. Then you'll visit the India Gate, a memorial to British-Indian army martyrs. Visit Humayun's Tomb after India Gate. At the end of the day, visitors can enjoy the 'Light & Sound' show at Red Fort. During the show, discover the Mughal history of the fort.
After the excursion of the day, return to the hotel to spend the night.
Delhi - Agra
Today morning, after breakfast, complete the checkout formalities and head to Agra by road. En-route visit the Tomb of Akbar at Sikandra. Upon reaching Agra by noon. Check-in at the hotel and take some rest. In the evening visit the local market of Agra. You can find everything here, including handicrafts, sweets, clothing, leather bags, and more.
Return back to your hotel for dinner and stay overnight.
Today, wake up early morning and get to witness a beautiful sun rise at Taj mahal. Admire one of the Seven Wonders of the World early in the morning and explore the epitome of love. After seeing Taj, return to the hotel for breakfast. After that, you will be taken on a sightseeing tour of Agra. Visit Agra Fort to explore the various buildings within this sprawling fort complex in Agra. The UNESCO World Heritage site in India is a marvel of Mughal architecture. Next, visit the Tomb of Itimad-Ud-Daulah (Baby Taj), also known as the 'mini version of Taj Mahal', is built by Noor Jahan.
After a full-day excursion, return to the hotel for a relaxed overnight stay.
Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and head to the Pink City of Jaipur. En-route to Jaipur, you can take a short stopover at Fatehpur Sikri, the abandoned Mughal city. Visit Buland Darwaza, it built by Akbar to commemorate his victory over Gujarat. Also, explore Jodha Bai Palace, Birbal Palace and Panch Mahal. Post exploration, continue drive to Jaipur.
On arrival, complete the check-in formalities. Take rest for a while and then you can go on a city tour. Visit colorful markets of the Pink City to enjoy shopping. Jaipur is a paradise for shopaholics as they have a wide range of items to offer to tourists. After visiting the city return to the hotel and stay overnight.
After having breakfast and get ready to experience Jaipur's royal and luxurious architecture. Visit Amber Fort, renowned for its combination of Hindu and Mughal architecture. Enjoy an elephant ride to reach the fort and delight in the panoramic view of the city. On the return from Amber, you can catch a glimpse of Jal Mahal while it is beautifully lit and looks like a gem in the middle of the water. Next stop is Hawa Mahal, a five-storied building that had a beehive structure wherein the main façade is dotted with 953 small windows.Later visit City Palace, which is situated in the heart of the old City and is a perfect example of Rajputana and Mughal architecture. Explore the exquisite beauty of the palace. Also visit Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal, which are situated inside the premises of the City Palace complex. The beautifully manicured gardens and decorated courtyards add the charm to the palace. The museum of Chandra Mahal is a perfect place to get a glimpse of the royal costumes and weapons of the Rajput period.
Next, visit Jantar Mantar, which is a royal observatory located opposite the City Palace. If time allows you can visit Albert Hall Museum and Birla Temple.
Post sightseeing, return to the hotel for a night stay.
Jaipur - Delhi
Today, after having breakfast, check-out from your hotel and head back to Delhi. On arrival, check-in at your hotel and relax. The rest of the day at your leisure.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Delhi.
Delhi Amritsar (By Train)
Post breakfast check-out from the hotel. Later you will be transfer to the railway station to catch a train for Amritsar. Upon arrival in Amritsar, check-in at your hotel and relax. The rest of the day at your leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast, proceed for a sightseeing tour of Amritsar. it is time to break into the zen-mode Amritsar. Visit the famous Golden Temple located in the heart of the city, Durgiana Mandir, dedicated to the Hindu goddess Durga and Baba Atal Rai Tower. Jallianwala Bagh, a memorial built to commemorate the martyrs of the 1919 massacre. Post exploring the historical landmarks of Amritsar, return to your hotel.
In the evening have a drive to the Wagah Border (25 kilometres from the city) between India and Pakistan. At Wagah Border, witness the ceremonial changing of guard, the march-past followed by the singing of national anthem and other patriotic songs. Soldiers parading in full swing and the sight of India-Pakistan border from such close quarters will evoke a sense of nostalgia. Return to hotel and stay overnight.
Amritsar - Delhi (By Train)
After breakfast check-out from your hotel and then you will be transferred to the railway station to board the train to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi railway station, you will be dropped at the hotel or Delhi airport to catch the flight to your desired destination.