India's Golden Triangle

6 Nights

India

Perfect for the first time tourists to India as this tour covers the main sights of India including a city tour of New and Old Delhi, Agra Fort, Taj Mahal and more. This tour will begin and end in Delhi, with stops in Agra and Jaipur in between.

From £564pp
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Highlights

  • Old and New Delhi
  • Agra Fort
  • Taj Mahal at Sunset
  • Amber Fort
  • City Palace
  • Day 1 - Day 1 - Arrival into Delhi
  • Day 2 - Day 2 - Delhi: Sightseeing
  • Day 3 - Day 3 - Delhi, Agra
  • Day 4 - Day 4 - Agra, Jaipur
  • Day 5 - Day 5 - Jaipur
  • Day 6 - Day 6 - Jaipur, Delhi
  • Day 7 - Day 7 - Departure from Delhi
  • Additional Information

On arrival, meet your local representative at the airport and then be transferred to your hotel. Check-in begins at 2pm.

Overnight in Delhi

Meals Included: Room only

The Suryaa New Delhi

Property Location A stay at The Suryaa New Delhi places you in the heart of New Delhi, convenient to Jamia Millia Islamia and Humayun's Tomb. This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Lotus Temple and Kalkaji Mandir.

In the morning, after breakfast at your hotel, proceed for a City tour of Old and New Delhi.

In Old Delhi, drive past the magnificent Red Fort (closed on Mondays). Enjoy a cycle rickshaw ride in the by lanes of Chandini Chowk. Drive past Kotla Firoze Shah, ruins of an old fort of the 14th century. Visit Raj Ghat, where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated in 1948. Drive through the old city subject to traffic restrictions.

In the afternoon, whilst over in New Delhi, drive past the Presidential Palace, the Rashtrapati, the impressive Rajpath to the World War I memorial arch, the India Gate, Visit the Qutub Minar, the 72 meter high Minaret.

Overnight in Delhi

Meals Included: Breakfast

The Suryaa New Delhi

Property Location A stay at The Suryaa New Delhi places you in the heart of New Delhi, convenient to Jamia Millia Islamia and Humayun's Tomb. This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Lotus Temple and Kalkaji Mandir.

In the morning after breakfast at your hotel, depart by road to Agra via the Yamuna Express way which will take approximately 3 hours. Arrive & Proceed to your hotel.

In the afternoon, visit Agra Fort - behind its forbidding red sandstone battlements lie palaces that tell the story of the Moghul Empire. Visit Taj Mahal by Sunset (Taj Mahal closed on Friday's) - The Greatest love story ever told! On the death of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, Shahjehan built her this memorial. It took 22 years to build this monument.

Overnight in Agra

Meals Included: Breakfast

Hotel Clarks Shiraz

Property Location Located in Agra (Rakabganj), Hotel Clarks Shiraz is convenient to Mosque and the Jawab and Agra Fort. This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Sadar Bazar and Keetham Lake.

In the morming after breakfast at hotel, depart by road to Jaipur which will take approximately 6 hours. Whilst en route, visit Fatehpur Sikri - 37 kms west of Agra lies the ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri - an epic poem in red sandstone, built by Emperor Akbar the Great in 1569 and deserted 14 years later because its water supply failed. 

In the evening, arrive and proceed to your hotel.

Overnight in Jaipur

Meals Included: Breakfast

Four Points by Sheraton Jaipur, City Square

Property Location Centrally located in Jaipur, Four Points by Sheraton Jaipur, City Square is convenient to World Trade Park and Sawai Mansingh Stadium. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Birla Temple and Central Park.

After breakfast at your hotel, in the morning, take a half day excursion to Amber Fort. Enroute Photo stop at ‘Hawa Mahal’ (Palace of Winds).

Amber Fort – 7 miles north of Jaipur is Amber with it’s a honey-coloured fortress-palace in the Aravalli Hills which can be mounted by elephant.  It has been described as “the sleeping beauty of Rajasthan”. Return will be provided by Jeep.

In the afternoon, continue with a City tour of Jaipur with a visit to Jai Singh’s Observatory which was built in the 17th century by the founder of Jaipur who, besides being a prince was also a soldier, astronomer and builder. Visit - City Palace, a part is now a museum that contains fine Rajput and Moghul paintings, rare manuscripts and an armoury, old carpets, and even amazingly embroidered clothes of the Maharajas and the Maharanis.

Overnight in Jaipur

Meals Included: Breakfast

Four Points by Sheraton Jaipur, City Square

Property Location Centrally located in Jaipur, Four Points by Sheraton Jaipur, City Square is convenient to World Trade Park and Sawai Mansingh Stadium. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Birla Temple and Central Park.

In the morning after breakfast, depart by road to Delhi which will take approximately 5 hours. Upon arrival into Delhi, transfer to your hotel.

In the evening, enjoy time at your leisure for shopping and other personal activities.

Overnight in Delhi

Meals Included: Breakfast

The Suryaa New Delhi

Property Location A stay at The Suryaa New Delhi places you in the heart of New Delhi, convenient to Jamia Millia Islamia and Humayun's Tomb. This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of Lotus Temple and Kalkaji Mandir.

In the morning after breakfast at your hotel, transfer to the international airport to board your flight for onward destination or departure home.

Meals Included: Breakfast

QUOTATION INCLUDES:
- 06 night’s accommodation on twin sharing basis in Standard Rooms at hotels mentioned
- Meal plan – Bed & Breakfast basis in all places
- All transfer and sightseeing excursions by an air-conditioned sedan car
- Cycle rickshaw ride in the by lanes of Chandini Chowk
- Elephant Ride and return by jeep ride at Amber Fort
- Local English speaking guide for sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary
- Entrance fees and Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) entrance fees to all monuments
- All taxes as on date but all future levies will be charged extra

QUOTATION EXCLUDES:
- Items of a personal nature such as drinks, laundry, tips & gratuities, still/video camera fees at monuments or any items not specified above. Personal insurance against loss of valuables, theft, illness, hospitalisation, medications and treatments and emergency helicopter, vehicle or plane charter evacuation charges
- Items not mentioned in the above cost includes column
- Visa charges for India & neighbouring countries

SPECIAL NOTE:
The following monuments are closed:
Red Fort – Delhi           Closed on Monday
Taj Mahal – Agra         Closed on Friday

*All clients must be covered by suitable travel/health insurance prior to departure from their country of origin
*Accommodation will be provided in hotels mentioned or alternate hotels in the similar category
*All hotels maintain a check-in and check-out time of 12 noon or 2pm as mentioned in the above
*Train and air schedules/fares are subject to revision