This itinerary follows the popular Golden Triangle route to enjoy the perfect introduction to India’s three most popular destinations – Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. Experience the history of massive forts, the opulence and splendor of Rajasthan’s palaces, the bustle and buzz of the local markets and bazaars.
Duration : 7 Days
Route : Delhi → Agra → Jaipur → Delhi
Days 1-2 Delhi
Located on the banks of Yamuna, Delhi is said to be one of the oldest existing cities in the world, along with Jerusalem and Varanasi. Over the millennia, Delhi is said to have been built and destroyed 11 times.
Have an early breakfast and head to Old Delhi to visit the Red Fort and later on walk over to the other side of the road to see the Jama Masjid. Post the visit to the masjid, meander through the streets of Chandini Chowk. In the evening catch the sunset at Humayun’s Tomb & Purana Qila.
Days 3-4 Agra
In the morning, visit the Taj Mahal, built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Later on head to the majestic Red Fort.
The next day visit Fatehpur Sikri, once the capital of the Mughal Empire, which has a wonderful set of monuments including the Buland Darwaza, Fatehpur Sikri Fort, Tomb of Salim Chishti, and the Panch Mahal.
If time permits, add another day and visit Sikandara and Itimad-ud-daulah.
Days 5-6 Jaipur
Jaipur, popularly known as the ‘Pink City’, is the capital of Rajasthan.
Discover the enchanting Hawa Mahal and travel to the old capital of Amber to see the hillside palace complex. In the evening visit Jaipur’s bustling bazaars.
Its attractions include Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort, City Palace, and Jantar Mantar.
Day 7 Delhi
Spend the day visiting few of the many attractions this amazing city has to offer.