Golden Triangle tour with Varanasi
With this tour organized with driver you will visit the main attractions of the Golden Triangle like Delhi, Jaipur with its monkey temple and the Amber Fort.
We will continue to Agra, visiting on the way the famous stepped well of Chand Baori, located in the village of Abhaneri, and the fortified city of Fatehpur Sikri. In Agra you can marvel at the beauty of the Taj Mahal.
The journey to India continues with a stretch to be made by train to Varanasi, one of the most fascinating cities of India.
Day 1: Arrival at Delhi
Arrival in Delhi: Welcome to the incredible India! Start your journey to discover India.
Upon arrival you will find our staff waiting for you at the airport and transfer to the chosen hotel.
Later we will visit some of Delhi's attractions such as Humayon's Tomb, India Gate, President House and Old Fort.
Overnight at the chosen hotel.
Day 2: Delhi Sightseeing
After breakfast, the guided tour of Delhi begins with visits to the following monuments: Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple and Akshardham.
The day ends with a rickshaw ride in the crowded Chandni Chowk bazaar and visit to the Khari Baoli spice market
Overnight at the chosen hotel.
Day 3: Transfer to Jaipur (270 km - 5 hours drive)
After breakfast we leave for Jaipur, the Pink City, one of the most fascinating and lively cities of India.
Jaipur is also famous for its silver and precious stones, carpets and local crafts.
In the afternoon visit to the temple of the monkeys, the sacred place with its 7 Kunds, separate water tanks, divided by men, women and even for the monkeys.
This is really a mystical place, for the position, for the unusual silence and for the bright colors of the women's saris in contrast with the green of the water and maybe even a little for the irreverent monkeys, unleashed and definitely protagonists!
Overnight at Hotel.
Day 4: Amber Fort and Jaipur city visit
After breakfast we will start the visit of Amber Fort, just 11 km from Jaipur, a fascinating blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Built in the 16th century by Raja Man Singh in red sandstone and white marble.
The arrival on the hill where the Amber Fort is located is a unique experience. You go up on the back of an elephant.
After the visit of the Amber Fort we will return to Jaipur where we will continue the visit of the city's attractions including the Maharaja Jai Singh, the city palace (house the royal family), the observatory, the Ram Niwas gardens, the Hawa Mahal (the palace of the winds) that delimits the old part of the city of Jaipur.
We will end the day with a visit to one of the most admired markets in the world, the Johari bazaar famous for handicrafts, jewelry and precious stones.
Overnight in hotel.
Day 5: Transfer to Agra (250 km - 5 hours drive) with stop and visit to Chand Baori and Fatehpur Sikri
After breakfast we leave for Agra where you can admire the famous Taj Mahal.
On the way we will stop at the famous stairwell of Chand Baori, located in the village of Abhaneri near Jaipur, and the fortified city of Fatehpur Sikri, appreciated for its architecture and beauty.
Upon arrival, check-in and overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Visit of the Taj Mahal and transfer to Varanasi by train
A beautiful day awaits you in which you will visit the famous Taj Mahal: one of the seven wonders of the world.
At the first light of dawn, the best time of day for its lights that paint the monument with spectacular colors, we will visit the Taj Mahal.
After the visit of the Taj Mahal return to the hotel for breakfast.
Then visit Agra Fort and Baty Tak.
In the late afternoon you will be taken to the train station to take the night train to Varanasi.
Overnight by train.
Day 7: Varanasi visit
In the morning arrival at the Varanasi train station. Pickup from the station and transfer to the hotel.
Then visit the Bharat Mata Temple, with its large marble map of India, and the Durga temple, Tulsi Manas Mandir, the Hindu University of Banaras, which houses an Art Gallery and the Mughal Mosque.
At sunset a boat ride on the Ganges where you can attend the various types of Hindu ceremony.
Night in a hotel in Varanasi.
Day 8: Varanasi visit
After breakfast, visit Sarnath, the Buddhist city where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon.
Night in the hotel.
Day 9: transfer to Varanasi airport and end of tour
In the morning departure from the hotel and transfer to Varanasi airport.
END OF THE GOLD TRIANGLE TOUR IN INDIA AND EXTENSION IN VARANASI BY TRAIN