Golden Triangle with Ganges

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Golden Triangle with Ganges

Duration : 08 Nights & 09 Days

Destinations : Delhi – Jaipur – Agra – Varanasi – Delhi

Day 01: Arrive in Delhi
Upon your arrival at the airport, a representative from Travel India Heritage representative will meet and transfer you to the prearranged hotel. Enjoy welcome dinner and stay overnight at the hotel
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Day 02 : Delhi
Take breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy full day sightseeing tour of Delhi – the capital city of India. Explore rich cultural and heritage sites of Delhi seeing various awe-inspiring monuments. Major attractions to see in this city include Red Fort (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Jama Masjid (the largest mosque in India), Chandani Chowk, Rajghat (the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi), Qutub Minar (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Old Fort, President House, Parliament House, India Gate, Lotus Temple, Birla Temple, National Museum, etc. Enjoy sumptuous dinner and luxurious overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 03: Delhi – Jaipur
Take breakfast at the hotel and then drive to Jaipur, the capital & largest city of Indian state of Rajasthan and popularly known as the Pink City of India. Jaipur is also called the Gem City of India. Upon arrival in the charming pink city of Jaipur, a representative of Travel India Heritage will transfer you to the prearranged hotel. Freshen up and relax. Enjoy sumptuous dinner and luxurious overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 04: Jaipur
Have a very hearty breakfast at the hotel and then proceed for sightseeing tour to the hilltop fortress of Amber. Enjoy elephant back ride to ascend the Amber Fort. Explore architectural brilliance of the fortress. Return to hotel in Jaipur. After lunch continue sightseeing and tour the old walled city of Jaipur. Major attractions to see include City Palace Complex, Govind Devji Temple, Birla Temple, Hawa Mahal, Rambagh Palace, Ramniwas Gardens, Albert Hall Museum, etc. In the evening explore colorful and bustling local bazaars famous for gems, jewelry and handicrafts. Purchase some gifts for your near and dear ones. Enjoy sumptuous dinner and luxurious overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 05 : Jaipur – Agra
Have a very hearty breakfast at the hotel. And then drive to Agra en route visiting Fatehpur Sikri – UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the beautiful edifices inside which includes Jama Masjid, the Buland Darwaza, Jodha Bai Palace, Birbal Mahal, Salim Chisti Tomb, etc. Continue your drive to Agra – a beautiful historic city in Uttar Pradesh. Upon arrival in Agra, a representative of Travel India Heritage will transfer you to the prearranged hotel. Freshen up and relax. Later proceed for sightseeing tour of Agra. Major attractions to see include: Taj Mahal (the Symbol of Love, one of Seven Wonders of the World and UNESCO World Heritage Site), Agra Fort (UNESCO World Heritage Site) and Itmad-Ud-Daullah Tomb (the Baby Taj or Little Taj Mahal). Explore local bazaars in the evening. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.

Day 06 : Agra – Varanasi
Visit the magnificent white marble monument Taj Mahal during sunrise. Return to hotel. Have your breakfast. Explore other attractions of Agra city. In the evening you will be transferred to Agra Railway Station to board overnight train to Varanasi – the City of Temples in Uttar Pradesh. Varanasi is one of the oldest living cities in India and one of most scared and famous pilgrimage places for Hindus. Dinner will be served on board the train.

Day 07 : Varanasi
Enjoy early morning boat ride on the sacred River Ganges. See Grand Aarti Ceremony held at the Ghats of Ganges. See cremation sites. Observe great living culture & tradition of Hinduism. Return to hotel for breakfast. Later proceed for sightseeing tour of Varanasi. Major attractions to see include: Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Tulsi Manas Temple, Durga Temple, Bharat Mata Temple, Benaras Hindu University, etc. Spend rest of the day at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.

Day 08 : Varanasi
Rise before sunrise for an early morning boat cruise on Ganges River. See various holy Ghats of the Ganges. Return to hotel for breakfast. Take excursion to Sarnath – a place where Lord Buddha preached his first sermon. Major attractions to see at Sarnath include: Sarnath Archaeological Museum, Deer Park and Buddhist Stupas. Return to Varanasi by evening and check in at the hotel. Freshen up and relax. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.

Day 09 : Varanasi – Delhi – Departure
Have hearty breakfast at the hotel. Fly back or drive back to Delhi. Upon arrival in Delhi, a representative of Travel India Heritage will transfer you to the prearranged hotel. Freshen up and relax. Finish your last minute shopping. Enjoy shopping and purchase some gifts for your near and dear ones. After farewell dinner, you will be transferred to New Delhi International Airport. Take flight back to your home / onward destination with sweet memories of golden triangle tour with sacred Ganges River.