One of the most popular tour packages for India is a visit to cities falling in the golden triangle. Golden Triangle Tour With Varanasi offers you an opportunity to explore the popular cities of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur along with the ancient holy city of Varanasi. During your visit, you will experience something different in each city. Delhi will offer a potpourri of everything, Agra will take you back in the Mughal times, Jaipur will offer you a sneak-peak into the erstwhile Rajaputana royalty and Varanasi will enlighten your religious spirits.
Golden Triangle Tour With Varanasi
Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Varanasi - Delhi
- Guided tour to Chandni Chowk and the complex of Qutub Minar, Delhi
- Day-trip to Amber Fort and Jantar Mantar, Jaipur
- Shop for some amazing handicrafts from the local bazaar of Jaipur
- Stopover at Fatehpur Sikri, en-route Agra
- View the mesmerizing sunrise during early morning visit to the Taj Mahal, Agra
- Enjoy a boat ride and the exciting evening Aarti at the Ghats of Ganga, Varanasi
Arrival at Delhi. Meeting and assistance upon arrival in Delhi and transfer to your hotel.
After wash and change we proceed on a half day tour of Delhi. Today we will visit Old Delhi covering Jama Masjid, Red Fort and Chandni Chowk. Stay overnight at the city hotel.
This morning we proceed on a sightseeing tour of the other part of the city, New Delhi and visit the Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate, and the Gandhi Memorial. Also visit embassies and the Parliament House (from outside), Humayun's Tomb and the Qutab Minar. Following the tour we will begin our road journey towards Jaipur. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel. Night halt at Jaipur.
This morning we will enjoy a day- trip to the Amber Fort and there we will enjoy the Elephant Ride. Following the tour of Amber Fort we enjoy a tour of Jaipur. Visit the City Palace and notice the harmonious blend of Mughal and Rajasthani architecture. Also visit the Jantar Mantar and Hawa Mahal. Stroll through the Bazaar and buy souvenirs and handicrafts as a sweet reminder of your tour with Indian Holiday. Overnight stay in the Hotel
After breakfast begin your road journey towards Agra, on the way we visit the deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri. This Mughal city, established by Akbar, has been declared as the world heritage site. After exploring Fatehpur Sikri and visiting its monuments. From here we continue driving to Agra. After reaching, get transferred to the hotel.
The rest of the day is free. Overnight stay in the Hotel.
At Sunrise we enjoy visiting the Taj Mahal and witness its timeless beauty (Note: The Taj Mahal is closed on Friday)
Afternoon we will visit Agra Fort and Id-Mat-Ud-Dauhla's tomb.
Evening transfer to the train station for catching the train to Varanasi. Overnight aboard
Meeting and assistance upon arrival at Varanasi train station and check-in at the hotel.
After wash & change we will enjoy a day-trip to Sarnath, a religious Buddhist site.In the afternoon city tour of Varanasi covering - Alamgir Mosque or Beni Madhav Ka Darera, Dasaswamedh Ghat and The Bharat Mata Temple.
Evening we will visit the banks of Ganges for Ganga Aarti. Overnight stay in the Hotel
Today early morning we enjoy a boat ride on river Ganges. Following breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight to Delhi. Upon arrival, Meeting and assistance to the city's International airport for your onward flight back home.
FAQs of Golden Triangle Tour with Varanasi
Ques: Where the famous Ganga Aarti takes place and what are the timings?
Ans: Attending the Ganga Aarti in Varanasi is a visual treat. Dashashwamedh Ghat is the main Ghat on the Ganga River where the Aarti rituals are performed. Special Aarti is held on Tuesdays and festivals.
Ques: What are the top things to do during this trip?
Ans:The tourists can get an opportunity to explore the Varanasi as well which is one of the holiest cities in Hinduism. The top things to do during tour are:
- Adore the architectural marvels in Delhi
- Enjoy an amazing experience at Taj Mahal during the sunrise
- Enjoy the elephant ride till Amer Fort
- Learn the usage of astronomical instruments in Jantar Mantar in Jaipur
- Enjoy the boat ride in Varanasi
- Attend the Ganga Aarti in Varanasi
Ques: What are the Buddhist pilgrimage destinations near Varanasi?
Ans: Sarnath is a popular Buddhist pilgrimage site which is located at 10 km from Varanasi near the confluence of River Ganges and River Varuna. It is a place where Buddhism was born. After his enlightenment in Bodh Gaya, Gautama Buddha traveled to Sarnath to meet his five disciples.
Ques: What are the famous Ghats in Varanasi?
Ans: Varanasi is an abode of Lord Shiva and is sprawling with a plethora of Ghats which are believed to be doorsteps of heaven and millions of the devotees pay their tribute to gods from these Ghats. The famous Ghats in Varanasi are:
- Assi Ghat
- Dashashwamedh Ghat
- Manikarnika Ghat
- Ganga Mahal Ghat
- Tulsi Ghat
- Rewa Ghat
- Scindia Ghat
Ques: What are the famous boating places in Varanasi?
Ans: Early morning boating rides are very famous among tourists and it is a perfect way to explore the city. The Ganga Ghats are flocked by tourists and one can find a fleet of boats on the famous Ghats namely:
- Dashaswamedh Ghat
- Manikarnika Ghat
- Harishchandra Ghat
- Assi Ghat
- Shivala Ghat
- Kedar Ghat
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