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Discover the wonders of the Indian Golden Triangle in a week filled with colorful cities and India’s rich history. Travel back in time while visiting the magical monuments left by the emperors of old times. Walk and contemplate the Elephanta cave dotted with sculptures and discover Mumbai.

 

About This Trip

Price: From 889 USD  / per person
Best time to visit: Spring and Winter
Experience: Family-friendly, Nice for the couple, Natural, History

 

Tour Highlights
  • Explore the famous Golden Triangle: Delhi, Agra and Jaipur
  • Visit one of India’s most visited wonders: The UNESCO Taj Mahal
  • Learn more about India’s rich history by strolling through historical monuments
  • Board on a trip to the carved Elephanta Cave
Inclusions

Private car: All transfers mention in the itinerary.
Entrance fees: All admission fees and activity expenses as noted in the itinerary.
English Speaking guide: Professional guide will accompany you along your trip.
Hotel with breakfast: All accommodations are based on double-occupancy and including breakfast.

 

Exclusions

Gratuities: Tips for guides and drivers are not included.
Personal expenses: Meals, travel insurance or activities not mention in the itinerary.
Airplane Transport: International or domestic flights and excess baggage charge.

 

The private tour could be fully customizable based on your preference. Please feel free to chat with our travel constants, they are here to support you!

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Day 1: Arrival in Delhi

Upon your arrival on the first day, you will be welcomed at the airport and transferred to your chosen hotel.
  • After your Arrival you will have some free time for local sightseeing in Delhi.
  • Dive into Indian culture including the street life, the authentic food and the inspiring markets.
  • Enjoy your first night in New Delhi India and get some rest in the Hotel after a day full of first impressions.
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Day 2: Delhi City Tour

  • Start your second day with a comprehensive full-day city tour of Old and New Delhi city, straight from your hotel.
  • Begin your tour with Jama Masjid, one of the largest mosques in India.
  • Next, visit Chandni Chowk, one of the oldest and busiest markets in the heart of Old Delhi. This market has some of the most popular Indian-wear shops in the capital. Take a ride with a Rickshaw.
  • Then, catch a glimpse of the famous Red Fort. The planning of the palace is based on Islamic prototypes, but each pavilion reveals architectural elements typical of Mughal building, reflecting a fusion of Persian, Timurid and Hindu traditions.
  • After that, walk around the Humayun Tomb, the first garden-tomb of India. Its architecture traces the decline of the Mughal Dynasty and the rise of the British Empire.
  • Pass by India Gate monument, which commemorates the 70,000 soldiers of the British Indian Army who lost their lives during War.
  • Go through President House. The office and residence of the President of India, the world largest democracy.
  • Finally, visit Qutub Minar, a pre-Mughal dynasty tower, which was built to celebrate Muslim dominance in Delhi after the defeat of Delhi’s last Hindu ruler. The tower is one of the most idyllic places in the city.
  • In the evening, after sightseeing in Delhi, you will be driven and dropped off at your hotel in Agra City.
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Day 3: Agra City Tour

  • In Agra City you will get to see the famous Taj Mahal.
For an even more breathtaking experience of the Taj Mahal, catch the ivory-white marble mausoleum during sunrise. Take photos, walk through the beautiful garden, admire this architectural masterpiece and the love story behind it.. Afterwards go back to the hotel for breakfast (5min drive/19min walk).
  • Later, you can explore the Agra Fort and get a chance to see the riverside view of the Taj Mahal from the fort.
  • On your way to Jaipur, you will make a stop for the magnificent fortified ancient city, called Fatehpur Sikri. The short-lived capital of the Mughal empire is known as an architectural masterpiece.
  • Drop-off at your hotel in Jaipur.
     
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Day 4: Jaipur Sightseeing Tour

  • First, be amazed by the Amber Fort and take ride on an elephant up to the forts entrance.
  • Next, Jal Mahal, also called the Lake Palace, is, as its name indicates, standing in the middle of a lake. In its surrounding, try to spot several species of birds.
  • Then, view the incredible beehive-like palace: Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Wind. This structure allowed the royal ladies to observe everyday life in the street below without being seen.
  • After that, stroll through the City Palace of Jaipur to admire this vast complex blending traditional Rajput and Mughal architecture.
  • Go by the Jantar Mantar, an astronomical observatory.
  • As Jaipur is known for its markets, go to the Colorful Bazaars where you can find traditional spices, jewelry, textiles and handmade crafts
  • Drop-off at your hotel in Jaipur City.
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Day 5: Jaipur to Mumbai

  • Pick up at your hotel to transfer to Jaipur Airport. Take the flight to Mumbai. Transfer to your Mumbai hotel.
  • The first stop in Mumbai is the Mount Mary Church. You can admire the interior and architecture of this Roman Catholic Basilica. Learn about the history and legends by asking locals.
  • Walkthrough the Linking Road Markets. This avenue lined with shops selling all sorts of things from Indian traditional clothes to jewelry.
  • Enjoy some time at the beautiful Juhu Beach. This famous beach is a desired location for most film shootings.
  • Visit the Hindu Iskcon Temple not far from the Juhu Beach. Find out more about the spiritual society named Hare Krishna Movement.
  • Overnight stay in your Mumbai hotel.
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Day 6: Mumbai Sightseeing Tour

  • First, go through the India Gate, the unofficial icon of the city of Mumbai, and then directly board on a boat to sail to the Elephanta Cave. This cave dates back to the 6th and 7th These caves are known for their rock-cut architecture and stunning sculptures of the gods.
  • Next, commence city tour. You will drive past the iconic Victoria Terminus, a railway station with more than three million commuters daily. This property is an outstanding example of Victorian Gothic Architectural Revival, which shows a trace of the English presence in India.
  • After that, pass by the Nariman Point business district and enjoy the contrast of the skyscraper.
  • Proceed to the Marine Drive, which is a 3.6 km natural bay shaped like a ‘C’. At night, when viewed from an elevated point, it is called the Queen’s Necklace because the lights resemble like a string of pearl.
  • Drive by the Malabar Hill, a hillock and upmarket residential neighborhood where many famous people live. Up there, you will also find the Hanging Gardens, Jain Temple and Banganga Tank.
  • Tour historic Mani Bhavan. The renowned Mahatma Gandhi once lived in this simple, two-story building, which is now a museum, a library and a research center dedicated to Gandhi's life and peaceful fight for Indian Independence.
  • Pass by the mosque and tomb of Haji Ali.
  • Overnight stay in your Mumbai hotel.
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Day 7: Goodbye India

  • Transfer to Mumbai Airport

Tour Location

The Imperial, New Delhi

An oasis of calm and comfort sums up the understated luxury of this Lutyen’s masterpiece, bestowed with the prestigious title of the ‘Best Heritage Hotel’ by the Jury- Outlook Traveller Awards 2018 and also by Travel leisure India’s Best Awards 2017. It is the only hotel amongst 7 hotels in India to be listed in Conde Nast Gold List for 2018.
  • 5-star
  • Outdoor pool and health club
  • Spa services and 7 dining options
  • Babysitting services and free overnight shoe shine services
  • Yoga classes and a book shop
Traffic Instruction
  • Delhi International Airport  8.5 miles
 

Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, Agra

The Taj Mahal was built by Emperor Shah Jahan for his beloved queen, Mumtaz Mahal, almost 4 centuries ago, bestowing everlasting fame on the town of Agra. Even today millions flock to the seventh wonder of this world. Agra’s newest landmark, the Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, lies a short walk away from the Eastern Gate of this fabled monument.
  • 5-star
  • Rooftop pool with magical views of the Taj Mahal
  • Fitness centre
  • Abundance of dining options
Traffic Instruction
  • Agra Airport 14,3 km

JW Marriott Jaipur Resort & Spa, Jaipur

Experience Rajasthan, India's famed "Land of Kings," at JW Marriott Jaipur Resort & Spa. Our 5-star resort, winner of TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence, pays homage to majestic Rajasthan with a blend of traditional architecture and modern elements.
  • 5-star
  • Stylish outdoor pool, modern fitness center, exclusive resort spa
  • Free supervised childcare/activities
  • Indian and international cuisines in their restaurant
Traffic Instruction
  • Jaipur Airport, 29,5 km

Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai

The Taj Mahal Palace opened in Mumbai, then Bombay, in 1903, giving birth to the country’s first harbor landmark. The recently trademarked flagship hotel overlooks the majestic Gateway of India. This legendary luxury hotel has played host to kings, dignitaries and eminent personalities from across the globe, and is acknowledged as a world leader in hospitality.
  • 5-star
  • Large pool outdoor
  • 25-hour in-room dining
  • Morning Yoga by the pool
  Traffic Instruction
  • Mumbai Airport, 25 km
Terms & Conditions
  • Should you cancel at outside 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, the cost of tour package is refundable.
  • Should you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • Should you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
  • Should you cancel after the trip has started, we are unable to refund any amount for cancelled services due to late arrival, early departure, missed days during the tours and non-participation.
 
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