Travel to India - Golden Triangle Tour with Ranthambore
Travel to India - Golden Triangle tour with Ranthambore. Rajasthan’s Ranthambore National Park is among the country’s most celebrated sanctuaries. On this organized Golden Triangle & India wildlife tour, you’ll explore the exotic wildlife in the dry deciduous jungles of Ranthambhor with the major focus being on the endangered Bengal tiger.
This Golden Triangle and Ranthambore tour package starts with a Delhi city tour before heading to the tiger reserve for game drives and elephant-back safari tours. Post the game drives, you will embark on a journey to Agra & Jaipur for a heritage India tour.
A feature of this India Wild life Safari tour is the experience of Ranthambore Resort - Sher Bagh or Khem Villas and the Nahargarh Ranthambore Palace.
Staying at Sher Bagh Ranthambore is usually termed as the wild card of any tour of Rajasthan. As you step into the gates of this luxurious calm resort you are greeted in just the way to wind & relax. The camp is spread out within the jungle so you’ll have the place to yourself to enjoy.
Khem Villas - an eco lodge spread in 10 acres of farmland that was re-forested. The greenery - tall grasses and water bodies amid which the property is set makes one relax instantly. The accommodations are a colonial bungalow, cottages with plunge pool and luxury tents.
Nahargarh. This luxury hotel set in the foothills of Aravali ranges is a fantasy that takes you back in time. Built like a traditional Rajput hunting palace with a vast ‘Char Bagh’ or Mughal Garden, this place is a sure ‘take your breath away’ sight.
Duration of this Travel to India - Golden Triangle with Ranthambore Tour:
9 Days - 8 Nights
Places to visit:
Delhi (2N), Agra (1N), Jaipur (2N), Ranthambore (3N)
This Golden Triangle and Ranthambore tour package is recommended for those:
- Who are on first visit to India
- Would like to the heritage of India & Visit India historical places.
- Experience Wildlife in India at Ranthambore Wildlife Sanctuary.
Highlights: Chandni Chowk, Qutab Minar, Humayun Tomb, Lotus Temple, Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri, Amber fort, Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), Ranthambore National Park.
Accommodation for 8 nights as per the meal plan mentioned.
Airport Transfers on arrival and departure.
Train fares for the transfers, wherever necessary.
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.
Shared Jeep Safari at Ranthambore.
GOLDEN TRIANGLE TOUR BY CAB : 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: Delhi Sightseeing
Your Golden Triangle Tour begins with a full day Delhi sightseeing tour accompanied with a Delhi travel guide.
Places to visit 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: Delhi to Ranthambore Train (6 h journey).
Board the early morning train to Sawai Madhopur; nearest railway station to Ranthambore. On arrival you will be met by a local representative to drive you from Sawai Madhopur to Ranthambhore Park.
Spend the day relaxing at your safari lodge.
Day 04 & 05 : Tiger Safari at Ranthambore Park
Enjoy the morning and afternoon shared jeep safari tour.
The Ranthambore Tiger Reserve is beautiful and is home to many other animals like Deer (Sambhar, Chital & Nilgai), Languor, Elephants, Crocs and the black Sloth Bear - another elusive creature. There are also a variety of trees, plants, birds and reptiles in the Ranthambhore National Park.
Enjoy an early morning excursion to the Soorwal Dam for Bird Watching.
Visit the Dastkar Craft Centre, an organization that empowers the lower caste women in villages by providing employment to them. The attractive handicrafts, saris, scarves, bags and bedspreads are up on sale at their workshop.
Day 06: Drive Ranthambore to Jaipur (Distance 200 km, 4 h journey)
Early morning departure from Ranthambhore to Jaipur on-road; on arrival check-in to your hotel.
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).
Day at leisure to explore markets or watch a Bollywood movie at Raj Cinema Theatre.
Day 07 : Jaipur Sightseeing Tour
Full day tour in Jaipur with an expert tourist guide.
Places to visit in Jaipur: Start by visiting Amber 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 08 : Drive Jaipur to Agra
Agra Jaipur distance is (250kms /5hrs). En-route visit, Fatehpur Sikri, the deserted capital of Emperor Akbar; the city was abandoned as the capital in 16th century due to scarcity of water. On arrival, 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. Places to visit in Agra are the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri (all of which are UNESCO World Heritage sites).
Day 09: Agra Sightseeing and Drive to Delhi (220 km, 4 h journey)
Start with a sunrise Taj Mahal visit along an expert Indian tour 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 Agra Fort - an architectural wonder in itself.
Late evening, drive to Delhi to board your flight home from the Delhi International Airport or to another destination in India.
The guests can opt to stay at Delhi for one more night to relax or do some shopping before traveling back. The following day, guests will be dropped at the Airport.