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Sat, Mar 09 2019 - 02:10 AM


The golden triangle of India is a tourist circuit of three most important destinations of India; Delhi, Agra and Jaipur (Rajasthan), and is called so because the places form a triangular shape. The tour typically starts from the capital of India; Delhi moving towards the southern part to the country of Taj Mahal at Agra, then heads towards the west, to the desert lands of Rajasthan.

This Golden Triangle Tour in India's circuit is about 720 km by road and every leg takes approximately 4 to 6 hours of drive. The Shatabdi express train connects Delhi with Agra and Jaipur but the trip is normally possible to do by private travel through tour operators.

A Golden Triangle Tour 5 Days itinerary can be planned this way;

Day 1: Initiate your journey with a drive through Old Delhi, seeing and admiring its many landmarks such as the Red Fort, Humayun's Tomb, Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar and mosques that are elegant, and the site of Mahatma Gandhi's cremation.

Delhi itself is a place worth exploring for preserving the histories of many kingdoms. The Mughals who ruled India before the Colonial realm was studded with the best architects of all time.

Most of the places and forts in Delhi will show you the architecture of the ancient world. Usage of micro works and metals can be seen in most of the places of the Delhi Tour.

Day 2: One day trip is not enough to see the entire Delhi. Though it is very hard for those who come in a Golden Triangle Tour 3 days, to cover all the sightseeing of Delhi. Thus they miss most of the places.

Continue with the rest city highlights of New Delhi and experience this ancient historical city has adopted the new modern culture. After your heart is full by admiring the beautiful monuments of Delhi, start your journey towards Agra.

Day 3: This day might be the most awaited day of your entire journey because on this day you will encounter the white marble beauty and the monument for which Agra is known to the world.

The Taj Mahal was built by Saha Jahan in 1632 at the reminiscence of his darling wife Mumtaj Mahal. The Taj Mahal was designed by a famous architect; Ustad Ahmad Lahori, during the Mughal realm. The beauty of Taj Mahal has made its place among the 7 wonders of the world.

Thus many people from across the world visit Taj Mahal, not only once but for many times in their life.

You may also check attractions like Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri. Agra is combined with many other forts and lot many things to see and explore within those forts.

Day 4: In the 4th day be ready at early in the morning to experience the forts and palaces of Jaipur and start your journey for Jaipur from Agra. As you traveled Agra from Delhi by road, this journey will also include a journey by your private car.

Jaipur is the Pink city of India, for having most of its monuments made of red sandstone. Stay among the Rajwada ambiance of the city and here you will get in touch with the ancient and modern Rajasthani culture in every corner.

Day 5: Visit the Jhanala Leopard Conservation reserve the Sisodia Rani Garden and left destinations of Jaipur.

If you plan a Golden Triangle Tour 4 days you might not be able to visit the conservation as you may run lack of your time. Well, now when you have enjoyed your Golden Triangle Tour at the fullest start your journey to the end to Delhi.

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