The Golden Triangle tour of India

The splendour and majesty of North India come to life as you travel around the Golden Triangle Tour

Luxury India Golden Triangle Tours is a popular itinerary that covers the three most famous cities in northern India: Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. It includes visits to the iconic landmarks of each city such as the Taj Mahal in Agra, the Red Fort and Qutub Minar in Delhi, and the Amber Fort and City Palace in Jaipur. This tour is a perfect way to get a taste of India's rich culture, history, and heritage. We can recommend adding in Ranthambore National Park for tiger sighting, fly to Kerala for another week, or may be fly to Goa for a relaxing holiday at the end. You can also carry on with the land journey to Rajasthan to see the important highlights.
Duration: 06 Days
Places: Delhi, Agra, Jaipur

  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Delhi
  • Walk the narrow lanes of Chandni Chowk bazaar in Old Delhi
  • Visit the Taj Mahal at sunrise
  • See the Forts & Palaces of the 'Pink City' of Jaipur


Day 01 - Arrive Delhi

On arrival in Delhi, you’ll be met by your Indus Bound Representative and transferred to your hotel, where you’ll be staying for two nights. Spend the remainder of the day recovering from your journey, and perhaps a stroll around the local neighborhood later. 

Day 02 - In Delhi

Explore Delhi today starting with Old Delhi in the morning: enjoy a cycle rickshaw ride in the bustling lanes of Chandni Chowk followed by the Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India. In the afternoon, drive past Lutyens's New Delhi and visit the tomb of Humayun and the Qutab Minar. Spend some time at the Bangla Sahib Sikh Temple for blessings and see & participate in the community kitchen.

[Optional : Cooking Class experience with a local]

Day 03 - Drive to Agra

Drive to Agra (03-04 Hrs). Later, proceed for your city tour of Agra, including a visit to the impressive Agra Fort, a mix of Hindu and Islamic architecture followed by a visit to the ornate tomb of Itamud-ud-Daulah.

[Optional : Visit to the Sherous Hangout Cafe]               

Day 04 - Drive to Jaipur

An early start this morning, but worth it for sunrise views of the Taj Mahal. It's also the quietest time to visit, before the crowds arrive. Return back to your hotel and drive towards Jaipur (05-06 Hrs). Spend rest of your day at leisure. 

Day 05 - In Jaipur

Enjoy a full day’s sightseeing in Jaipur today, beginning with a trip out to Amber, followed by the Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar Observatory and world-famous City Palace museum. Enjoy a local market walk to explore the way of life here.

Day 06 - Drive to Delhi & Departure

Morning drive to Delhi Airport (05-06 Hrs) for your flight back home, or continue with your onward journey with us

Extension Ideas

  • Ranthambore (Tigers)
  • Amritsar (Golden Temple)
  • Varanasi (Ganges)
  • Shimla (Himalayan Foothills)
  • Goa (Beaches)

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Starting from USD 680 Per Person

Price is based on double occupancy, and is subject to change based on hotels & dates of travel. Price includes daily breakfast, sightseeing, monument entrance fees, private guides, transfers, chauffeur driven air-conditioned SUV car & All Taxes.

When to Travel?

The Golden Triangle is best visited between October and November or February and April, when temperatures are comfortable throughout the day, dipping slightly at night when a light jumper should suffice if you're outdoors.

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