Golden Triangle Tour - Delhi Agra Jaipur by train
Golden Triangle tour of India by train is one of the best options for an economical package of the three most visited cities of the country - Delhi, Agra & Jaipur. These cities are well connected by rail & road links. You also would have an experience of travelling by Indian Railways and knowing more about India and the culture of the natives.
You could spend weeks in travelling this most admired tourist track - North India Golden Triangle Tour, and still not see it all. Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan and home to Asia’s best bazaars; Delhi, the sprawling and fascinating capital city of India; and Agra, once the heart of the Mughal Empire boasts of the unparalleled beauty of the Taj Mahal. The Golden Triangle tour package is suggested for 7 days and can be extended with other North India or South Indian Destinations if you have more days to spare. It also can be customized based on your interests and requirements. Write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com to know the featured hotels/cost details or if you require a customized tour. Else, click on:
Duration of Golden Triangle tour by Train:
7 Days - 6Nights
Places to visit:
Delhi (2N), Agra (1N), Jaipur (2N), Delhi (1N)
Golden Triangle tour package by Train is recommended for:
- Those who are on first visit to India
- Know Heritage of India & Visit India historical places
Highlights: Chandni Chowk, Qutab Minar, Humayun Tomb, Lotus Temple, Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri, Amber fort, Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds).
Accommodation for 6 nights as per the meal plan mentioned.
Train fares for the mentioned journeys.
Private air-conditioned car with driver in Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.
English speaking tour guides in Delhi, Agra and Jaipur Sightseeing tours.
Hotel transfers and Entrance fee to monuments as mentioned in the itinerary.
GOLDEN TRIANGLE TOUR BY TRAIN: ITINERARY
Day 01: Arrive in Delhi
On arrival at New Delhi Airport you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel for stay in Delhi.
DELHI: The capital city of India, and said to be one of the oldest existing cities in the world consists of two parts. NEW DELHI, the city created in 1911 as the imperial capital of India by the British. OLD DELHI, the Muslim capital of India between the 17th and 19th centuries.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Delhi
Full day tour in Delhi - Old & New Delhi with an expert Delhi tourist guide. Places to see in Delhi: Start by visiting the Jama Masjid. Enjoy a ride of cycle rickshaw in Delhi through the crowded bazaar and shopping streets of Chandni Chowk. Visit Raj Ghat - the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi. Post lunch; explore New Delhi, India Gate & Rajpath; Rashtrapati Bhawan - the President's House; Humayun’s Tomb; Qutab Minar and the Bahai Temple.
Day 03: Board train from Delhi to Agra (2hrs journey).
Early morning pick up from hotel will be arranged to be transferred to New Delhi Railway Station. Board the Bhopal Shatabdi express train (Train Timing: DEP: 6:15a.m. ARR: 8:15a.m.). On arrival, you will be picked up from Cantt Railway Station and transferred for check-in to your hotel in Agra.
AGRA: The former capital of ‘Hindustan’was transformed from a village to a city befitting the glory of mighty Mughals by two great emperors: AKBAR & SHAH JAHAN. Major tourist destinations of its splendid Mughal-era buildings are the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri (all of which are UNESCO World Heritage sites). After lunch, visit the Agra Fort and late evening visit Mehtab Bagh get a view of Taj Mahal at sunset.
Day 04: Visit Agra and Board evening train to Jaipur (5 hrs journey)
Start with a sunrise Taj Mahal visit along an expert Agra tourist guide. The monument, one of the Seven Wonders of the World was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in honor of his love. Later visit the Akbar mausoleum in Sikandra and Fatehpur Sikri. Evening board a superfast A/C train from Agra to Jaipur (Train Timing: DEP: 5:40p.m. ARR: 10:40p.m.). On arrival, you will be transferred to the hotel in Jaipur for overnight stay.
Day 05: Sightseeing in Jaipur
Full day sightseeing in Jaipur with an expert tourist guide.
THE PINK CITY: There are three parts to Jaipur; Amer (the old city which was the previous capital of the Kachwahas, clans of Rajputs). Jaipur (the walled city built in the 18th century) and the new city (which has grown outside the walled city).
Places to visit in and around Jaipur:
Start by visiting Amber/Amer Fort; take a ride to its lofty heights on a jeep or a decked up elephant. Later visit the City Palace Jaipur, Palace of Winds (or Hawa Mahal), Jantar Mantar (Maharaja Jai Singh’s astronomy park).
Day 06: Board the Jaipur to Delhi train (5 hrs journey)
Catch the early morning Jaipur to Delhi train (Timings: DEP: 6:00a.m. ARR: 10:30a.m.) or relax and go shopping in the local bazaars. Then catch the late evening Ajmer Delhi Shatabdi Express (Train Timings DEP: 1750 ARR: 2240). Overnight stay in Delhi.
Day 07: Drop to Delhi International Airport
Your Golden Triangle Tour by Train concludes with a drop to the International airport for your flight home.