7 Days - Delhi - Jaipur - Agra
Season : Year round
Best time : October to March
This tour blends all that is best in the Subcontinent and is ideally suited to the first-time visitor who is short on time. India's famous Golden Triangle of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur needs no introduction - here we find the Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikriand the stunning Amber Fort, names which echo the former glory of the Mughal and
Rajput rulers and which form the nucleus of the tour.
Day 1 - Fly to Delhi.
Day 2 - Delhi - Meet and transferred to hotel.
Day 3 - Delhi - Tour of Old and New Delhi.
Day 4 - Jaipur - Drive 4 hrs to Jaipur via Amber Fort.
Day 5 - Jaipur - Tour of Walled Pink City, Observatory and Palace. Afternoon free.
Day 6 - Agra - Drive 5 hrs to Agra via Fatehpur Sikri. Evening Taj at Sunset.
Day 7 - Agra / Delhi - Visit Red Fort and drive 4 to 5 hrs to Delhi airport.
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Note : Taj Mahal is closed on Friday. Other monuments in Agra are open throughout the week. It is possible to flight and train between Delhi / Jaipur / Agra but achauffeur driven car is most convenient and economical.
Eco Friendly Adaptation: This tour can be done by vehicles running on natural gas.Sightseeing by horse cycle rickshaw.
Suggested Adaptations To This Tour: Venture off the beaten track from Jaipur for two nights to explore hidden treasures such as Shekhawati, or relax in royal retreat at Shahpura Bagh for two or three nights go on a three or four night Tiger safari to Bandhavgarh or Ranthambhore. Keen birders can stay a night at the world famous Bharatpur Bird sanctuary. Take an overnight train and visit the holy city of Varanasi, the oldest living city in the world.
Customised Journeys: Our private journeys offer complete freedom of choice. The itineraries and accommodation shown are designed to give you a flavour of what is possible and can be tailored to suit your preferences. Prices vary according to selected accommodation and season. Please email or telephone us to discuss your individual requirements.
How It Works : We can customise our tour programmes to make the journey to suit you, as our tours on the web site and e-brochure are based on a minimum of two persons travelling together by air, train and chauffeur driven cars. Throughout your tour, experienced representatives and knowledgeable local guides, will assist you where appropriate. Accommodation will be arranged in 5 star luxury hotels and palaces or charming heritage hotels.