Golden Triangle Rishikesh Tour
Duration: 8 Days - 7 Nights
Places Covered: Delhi - Rishikesh - Haridwar - Agra - Jaipur - Delhi
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Upon arrival at international Airport in Delhi you will be welcomed by our representative then transfer to the pre booked hotel. Overnight stay will be in Delhi.
Day 02: Delhi
After an early breakfast take combined sightseeing tour of OLD & NEW Delhi, visiting Old Delhi - the majestic Red Fort, a marvel in red sandstone, Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India, both built by emperor Shah Jahan of Taj Mahal fame, Rajghat - memorial of Mahatma Gandhi & a Rickshaw ride past through the silver street in Chandani Chowk, Later New Delhi - to include Rashtrapati Bhawan, one-time imperial residence of the British viceroys, the India Gate, a memorial raised in honour of the Indian soldiers martyred during the Afghan war, the Laxmi Narayan Temple also known as Birla Temple, built by the Birlas, one of India's leading industrial families, Humayun's Tomb, lotus shaped Bhai's Temple, Akshardham Temple, Qutub Minar, built by Qutub-ud-din Aibek of the Slave Dynasty, in the evening you can visit to see light an sound show at Red fort. Return to the hotel for overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03: Delhi - Rishikesh - Haridwar (230KM - 5hours)
After an early breakfast check out and drive to Rishikesh enroute visit Haridwar. On arrival transfer to hotel. Later after rest take a local sight seeing tour of Rishikesh visit, Laxman Jhoola, Pushkar Temple, Shatrughan Temple, Muni-Ki-Reti, Swargashram, Triveni Ghat, In the evening take an excursion tour of Haridwar attending the prayer at Hari Ki Paudi. The best sight at Haridwar is the aarti of River Ganges in the evening performed simultaneously at all temples in Haridwar. Thousands of lit lamps being swayed in circular motions in a rhythmic manner and crowd of devotees singing aarti are quite a spectacle just like the floating lamps and flowers that create a majestic sight in the river just after 'aarti'. Later return to the hotel for overnight.
Day 04: Rishikesh - Agra (300kms, 5-6hours)
After an early breakfast in hotel take a half-day sight seeing of Rishikesh visit Bharat Temple, Rishi Kund, Gita Bhawan, Parmarth Nike tan, Laxman Temple. Later drive to Agra, on arrival transfer to the hotel. In the evening you may visit to the souvenirs market of Agra, one should visit Oswal Emporium where they have built a Mini Taj Mahal inside their showroom and it took 10 years for the artists to complete the mini replica of the Taj. The show room conducts free sound & light show showing the eras of Taj Mahal. Overnight stay will be in Agra.
Day 05: Agra
Early visit to witness incomparable Taj Mahal with its' speculative view at the time of Sunrise. Taj Mahal - the architectural modern day wonder of the world, this monument is a fine example of the fusion of many architectural styles is one of the wonders of the modern world. Taj, endowed it with some of the loveliest buildings in the world. The tour continues with a visit to the Agra Fort ( Red Fort ) from where one can get the most moving view of the Taj from the little octagonal tower in the Agra Fort, which lies, across the river Jamuna. Later visit the Pearl Mosque and the Tomb of Itamad-ud-Daula built by Empress Noorjehan in memory of her father. In the evening you may visit to the souvenirs market of Agra, one should visit Oswal Emporium where they have built a Mini Taj Mahal inside their showroom and it took 10 years for the artists to complete the mini replica of the Taj. The show room conducts free sound & light show showing the eras of Taj Mahal. Overnight stay will be in Agra
Day 06: Agra Jaipur (230kms - 5hours)
After breakfast checkout and drive to Jaipur. En route visit the Old Deserted Town of Mughal Dynasty - Fathepur Sikri, visit Panch Mahal, Bulund Darwaza & Shrine of Shaikh Salim Chisti. Later continue to precede Jaipur. On arrival transfer to hotel. After a relaxation in the evening visit to Birla Temple, speculator marble temple, glitters in the in the night, onwards at the time of dinner visit to Chokhi Dhani - an ethnic 5 star resort serving Rajasthani & Continental cuisine with live music, astrology, games, folk dances and music, puppet shows in an ambiance of an ethnic village. Return to the hotel for overnight.
Day 07: Jaipur
After an early breakfast in hotel explore the Pink City with an excursion to Amber Fort, situated just outside the city, enjoy the experience of travelling on elephant back to and from the top of the hill on which the fort is situated. Afternoon sightseeing tour of City Palace in the heart of Jaipur is known for its blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. Not far away is the Central Museum. Jantar Mantar is the largest of the five observatories built by Sawai Jai Singh. The Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds was constructed for the royal ladies to watch the royal processions without being seen, all monuments are located in the vicinity of City Palace Complex of Jaipur. Later late afternoon is kept free to visit the famous Markets of Textiles, Gems, Carpets, and handicrafts. Jaipur is an ideal place for buying souvenirs. One can also visit Nahargarh Fort to see it illuminated over the floodlights. Return to the hotel for overnight.
Day 08: Jaipur Delhi (260Kms - 5hours)
After an early breakfast check out and drive to Delhi. If time permits en-route you can visit to Nimrana Fort, at almost mid way of Jaipur and Delhi route. On arrival transfer to the international airport to board the scheduled flight to return hometown. On departure, the tour concludes with happy memories.