Golden triangle tour takes usually six to seven days when exploring India’s three famous tourist cities Mumbai, Delhi and Agra. Now with additional days on your hand you can choose to include any other well known city of India in your golden triangle city, to give your journey a touch of India diverse religion and make your journey a little more adventurous take a tour of Haridwar and Rishikesh.
Your golden triangle tour with Haridwar and Rishikesh will start after your arrival in Delhi, where our agency representative will greet you at airport and assist in your transportation to a hotel, there you will have dinner and rest for the night. Early in the morning you will meet your tour guide, since you will accompanied by an experienced guide who will make sure that everything goes according to planned journey. It will take nine days for the whole tour, on first day you will explore Old and New Delhi. In Delhi you will find many great historical sites as well as politically significant sites. You will get to see the largest stone tower in India – Qutub Minar and other sites to visit while in Delhi are Lal Qila – The Red Fort, Rajghat, Lotus Temple, Akshardham Temple, The parliament house, India Gate.
On the second day evening of your Golden triangle tour with Haridwar and Rishikesh depart for the famous Taj city – Agra. After your arrival visit a hotel for the dinner and night stay. Start your tour of Agra with a grand visit to Taj Mahal, the seventh wonder of the world, the monument of symbol of love. It was built by Shah Jahan of Mughal Empire in memory of his beloved queen, in the seventeenth century. It took around 17 years and thousands of workers to build this giant white marble beauty. Visit inside Taj Mahal to see beautifully crafted building with designs of Mughal time period, inside you will find prison cells, public and private halls to see. Other place to visit while in Agra includes Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Buland Darwaja – the largest gateway in the world.
Proceed to the Jaipur in the evening, it takes around four hours to reach there from Agra, after your arrival visit a Jaipur hotel for the night stay. Jaipur famously known as ‘Pink City’ hosts many great sites that you can visit. Start your tour of Jaipur with a visit to Amber Fort, enjoy Elephant ride there, afterwards visit different sites such as City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal – The Palace of Winds. In the evening you are free to explore Jaipur great markets on your own. Overnight stay will be in Jaipur’s hotel, as you will depart for Delhi on your fifth day of your Golden triangle tour with Haridwar and Rishikesh.
You will be spending your rest of the day and night in Delhi and begin your journey of Haridwar on next day. As you arrive in Haridwar the famous holy city, located near the Ganga River, proceed for a full day sightseeing of Haridwar visiting Mansa Devi, Kankhal, Chandi devi and later in the evening witness the ceremony of Har-ki-pauri. Overnight stay will be at Haridwar’s hotel and on next day morning you will proceed for your final destination of your Golden Triangle Tour With Haridwar And Rishikesh. In three hours you will reach to Rishikesh, here you can enjoy many adventurous activities like bungee jumping, river drafting, mountain climbing etc. Also enjoy Now enjoy trip to Bharat Mandir and Lakshman Jhula.
As your tour of Rishkesh ends, you will come back to Delhi on next day and catch your scheduled flight. All along your tour you will be provided top class facilities for stay and transport, our experienced guide will also assist you in taking the best snaps of various sites. By the end of tour you will be heading back to your home with so many unforgettable memories of India’s various heritages.