We all know that India is the best place to experience the spirituality. There is no other place then India where you will find great pilgrimage and cultural places. India is very much known for its spirituality and people of the country are very cultural. There are many places where you find spirituality and culture been practicing. To experience the combination of spirituality and culture, there is no other best tour then Golden Triangle Tour With Varanasi. This tour gives you the inside of Indian culture and at the same time you will get to witness famous pilgrimage of India to see the spiritual side of the country.
Delhi International Airport
3 Hours Before Flight Time
The famous pilgrimage place that you will visit under this tour is Varanasi. It is one of the famous spiritual places in the country where people visit from different nook and the corners of the world. Some of the famous temples to visit in Varanasi are Bharat Mata Temple, Durga Temple, Tulsi Manas Mandir, Kashi Vishwanath Temple and many more. The best thing to do in Varanasi is to go for a boat drive on River Ganges where you will witness Bathing Ghats. Also participate in ‘Aarti’ and ‘Pooja’ ceremony is been practicing in these temples of Varanasi.
Arrive at New Delhi, and our representative will meet you at the International airport and Transfer to Hotel and check-in your pre-booked hotel in Delhi. Rest for the day.
Optional Activities : You will meet your tour guide at your hotel lobby and proceed for Delhi Tour Inclusive of India Gate President House (outside view), Parliament house (outside view ). After finishing the tour come back to hotel for overnight stay.
Hotel Check-in Time : 02:00PM
After breakfast, checkout and ready to visit Delhi Sightseeing tour inclusive of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Rajghat, India Gate, Parliament building, President House, Qutub Minar and Humayu’s tomb.
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib – Known for its association with Guru Har Krishan, the eighth Sikh guru, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is one of the most prominent religious as well as tourist places in Delhi. This magnificent shrine was built by Sikh General Sardar Bhagel Singh in 1783, who supervised the construction of nine Sikh shrines in Delhi in the same year during the reign of Mughal Emperor Shah Alam II. Operating for all 24 hours, the Gurudwara is an example of the large-hearted nature of Sikhs. One of the most famous tourist attractions in Delhi, a visit to Gurudwara Bangla Sahib rejuvenates your soul. This place of solace is flocked by more than thousand people in one single day.
Rajghat – Rajghat is situated 4 km away from Janpath in Delhi and holds a great significance in the history of India. Rajghat is a place where Mahatma Gandhi, Father of the Nation was cremated followed by his assassination in the year 1948.
India Gate – The All India War Memorial, popularly known as the India Gate, is located along the Rajpath in New Delhi. The imposing structure of India Gate is an awe-inspiring sight and is often compared to the Arch de Triomphe in France, the Gateway of India in Mumbai and the Arch of Constantine in Rome. This 42-meter tall historical structure was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and is one of the largest war memorials in the country.
President House (Drive Pass)-The Rashtrapati Bhavan is the official residence of the President of India and is a rambling mansion with breath taking architecture. Spread over 320 acres, the vast grounds of the Rashtrapati Bhavan are home not only the head of state, but also staff quarters, stables, offices and the beautiful and famed Mughal Gardens.
Parliament House (Drive Pass) – Parliament House or Sansad Bhavan is one of the most impressive buildings in Delhi. Located at the end of Sansad Marg the Parliament Building was designed by British architect Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker. This iconic building was inaugurated in 1927 by Lord Irwin, the then Governor-General of India.
Qutub Minar – The soaring and brave tower that allures tourists despite being destroyed by ravages of natural apocalypses several times, Qutub Minar is the tallest individual tower in the world and second tallest monument of Delhi. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is located in Mehrauli and its construction was started in 1192 by Qutb Ud-Din-Aibak, founder of Delhi Sultanate. Later, the tower was built by various rulers over the centuries. The sight of this glorious monument takes you back to the rich history of India.
Humayun’s Tomb – As the name suggests, Humayun’s tomb is the final resting place of the Mughal Emperor Humayun. Located in the Nizamuddin East area of Delhi, it is the first garden tomb in the Indian subcontinent. This splendid piece of architecture was commissioned for construction by Humayun’s chief consort empress Bega Begum in the year 1569-70 and is one of the very few structures that used red sandstone on such a massive scale at that time. The design of Humayun’s tomb is a typical Mughal architecture with Persian influences and was conceptualised by Persian architect Mirak Mirza Ghiyath. Owing to its magnificent design and illustrious history, Humayun’s Tomb was featured in UNESCO’s World Heritage List in the year 1993.
Later afternoon, drive to Jaipur City . On arrival in Jaipur, check-into hotel. overnight stay in Jaipur.
After breakfast start your capital city of Rajasthan (Jaipur ) guiding Tour. Next We will visit main attraction of Golden Triangle Tour 5 Days.
Amber Fort – Amer Fort is located in Amer, a town with an area of 4 square kilometres located 11 kilometres from Jaipur, Rajasthan state, India. Located high on a hill, it is the principal tourist attraction in the Jaipur area. (also enjoy Elephant Ride at Amber Fort).
Jal Mahal (Water Palace) – is located in middle of the Man Sagar Lake. it were renovated and enlarged in the 18th century by Maharaja Jai singh II.
Hawa Mahal (Wind Palace) – Hawa Mahal is a palace in Jaipur, India, so named because it was essentially a high screen wall built so the women of the royal household could observe street festivals while unseen from the outside.
City Palace – City Palace, Jaipur, which includes the Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal palaces and other buildings, is a palace complex in Jaipur.
Jantar Mantar (Astronomical Site)– is a collection of nineteen architectural astronomical instruments, built by the Rajput king Sawai Jai Singh, and completed in 1734 AD.
Later back to hotel. Evening free for Jaipur in Jaipur.
After Breakfast, checkout and drive to Agra City via Visiting Fatehpur sikri.
Fatehpur Sikri– Located at a distance of 40km from Agra, Fatehpur Sikri is a perfect one day trip from Agra. A city predominantly made of red sandstone, Fatehpur Sikri was founded in 16th century by Mughal Emperor Akbar. It is essentially a fortified city built by the king and had been the capital of his Empire for fifteen years. Now a UNESCO world heritage site and a famous tourist attraction, it is a fine example of Mughal architecture. Fatehpur Sikri is home to Jodha Bai’s palace, Jama Mosque, Buland Darwaza, and a Tomb of Salim Chisti among many other famous monuments, each of which, is an integral part of the Indian heritage.
On arrival check-in hotel. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Start your Guiding tour of Taj Mahal city Agra. Early morning sunrise tour of Taj Mahal is best time to visit Taj Mahal. Morning around 5:30 (Summer) time 6:15 (winter) driver and guide pickup you from hotel and transfer you Taj Mahal.
Taj Mahal – The Taj Mahal is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra. It was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan, to house the tomb of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal After Taj Mahal tour back to the hotel for breakfast and visit Agra fort.
Agra Fort – Agra Fort is the former imperial residence of the Mughal Dynasty located in Agra, India. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage site. After lunch depart from Agra to Jaipur by Car around 4 hrs drive on the way visit Capital City Fatehpur Sikri.
After lunch, visit Itmad ud Daulah and Mehtab Bagh Sunset View.
Itmad ud Daulah – The Tomb of Itmad ud Daulah was built by Nur Jahan, wife of Jahangir, for her father Mirza Ghiyas-ud-din. This tomb in Agra is believed to have inspired the design of Taj Mahal. Ghiyas-ud-din died in 1622 and Nur Jahan built this mausoleum for her father. The tomb of Itmad ud Daulah is built entirely of white marble.
Mehtab Bagh – The Garden complex, situated on the opposite bank of the Taj Mahal, is known as Mehtab Bagh, or “The Moonlight Garden”. Recent excavations revealed a huge octagonal tank furnished with 25 fountains, a small central tank and a baradari on the east. The site is also associated with the myth of black Taj, but the excavations have provided ample evidence for a garden complex. This is also corroborated by a letter of Aurangzeb, addressed to Emperor Shah Jehan stating the condition of this garden after a flood in 1652 AD.
Later evening transfer to Agra railway station to catch train to Varanasi. Overnight in the train.
Pickup from Airport/Railway station and check in to Hotel.
At evening, get ready to experience one of the most memorable moments of your life, as you will be taken to River Ganges. Enjoy Ganga Aarti. Get a glimpse of the spiritualism at the Ganga Ghats (river front).
After lunch, We will be taken for an excursion to Sarnath. Sarnath is the place where Buddha delivered his first sermon to his disciples. The attractions at Sarnath are the Buddha temples, the Dhamekha stupa, Chaukhandi stupa and the archaeological museum.
Can enjoy the Ganga Arti on Boat (optional and by own cost). Night stay in 5-star Hotel in Varanasi.
Early morning, we will be taken for a boat ride on the Ganges. It is a mystical and spiritual experience as you watch people offering water to the Sun God and devotees taking holy dip in the Ganges. We will visit all the famous Ghats of Varanasi via boat.
Later visit the most religious Kashi Vishwanath temple, Annapurna Temple, the Bharat Mata temple, Sankat Mochan (Hanuman temple) , Manas Mandir, BHU.
In evening , transfer to Train station to catch train to Delhi. Overnight In the Train.
Pickup on Arrival and transfer to airport to catch your flight for back to Home.