Golden Triangle with Kerala tour make for an amazing tourist opportunity where one gets an insight into the Indian culture and history as well as the natural wonders and modern look of the country. The most popular tourist circuit in India Golden Triangle is filled with heritage sites, interesting monuments and culture. The capital city Delhi is a blend of historical and modern infrastructure where Sultanate era, Lewton era and the modern age attractions collectively offer the best tourist sites in India. On the other hand, historical city Agra is always a top destination due to the grand Taj Mahal and pink city Jaipur itself is a heritage city with a number of magnificent forts and palaces on its land. But India’s charisma doesn’t end here. From Delhi if you travel southward, you will reach Kerala where serene backwater, charming beaches and stunning mountains will welcome you. So, if you want to explore what makes India so special in a single journey, book this 13-days Golden Triangle tour with Kerala and leave the rest on us.
Golden Triangle Tour with Kerala
Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Delhi - Trivandrum - Cochin - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Trivandrum
- Visit Red Fort, India Gate, Birla Temple, Qutub Minar, etc.in Delhi
- Explore Hawa Mahal, City palace, Amber Fort etc. in Jaipur
- Take a tour of Mughal city Fatehpur Sikri on your way to Agra Jaipur
- Wonder at the beautiful Taj Mahal and other attractions at Agra
- Sail through the Scenic Kerala Backwaters on a houseboat
- Take Yoga Sessions and Ayurveda Massages at Trivandrum resort
- Explore the colonial history at Cochin
- Take a bird watching tour at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
- Enjoy boating in the Vembanad Lake
Our tour representative will welcome you at the Delhi airport and transfer you to the pre-booked hotel. Check-in at the hotel and take some rest. Then a briefing session will be conducted where the entire tour plan will be explained to you. The rest of the day is at your leisure. You can relax in your hotel room or take a walk in the bustling city to experience shopping and street food in Delhi.
Enjoy overnight stay in Delhi.
Day 2 of the Golden Triangle tour with Kerala is reserved for sightseeing in Delhi. Today you will visit the Birla Temple, Qutub Minar, Red Fort, Chandni Chowk market, Jama Masjid, India Gate and President's House.
Start your day by visiting the beautiful BirlaTemple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi. The temple is located at the heart of the city and is constructed by the famous Birla family. Next, visit the world heritage site Qutub Minar which is a 73 meter tall tower made of red sandstone and marble. Then visit Jama Masjid, the largest mosque in India built by the Mughals and head to Chandni Chowk market. This is the oldest market in Delhi developed by the Mughal emperor Shahjahan and designed by his daughter Jahanara. Enjoy the medieval ambience at Chandni Chowk and visit Red Fort located at the eastern end of the market. Explore the Mughal architectural marvel made of red sandstone and go for lunch.
Have your lunch at one of the many restaurants at Connaught Place and explore the financial hub in Delhi. Post lunch, visit the president's House which is the official residence of the President of India designed by the British architect Edward Lewton. Then visit India Gate, a War Memorial built in the memory of the martyrs of World War I.
After the completion of guided tour of Delhi get transferred to the airport to catch your flight to Jaipur. On arrival at the pink city, check-in at the hotel and have your lunch followed by a comfortable sleep in your room.
Enjoy overnight stay in Jaipur.
Today you will embark on a full day guided tour of Jaipur. Jaipur is filled with beautiful palaces, colorful markets and cultural centers. Today you will visit Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Birla Temple, Jal Mahal, City Palace, Nahargarh Fort, Jaigarh Fort etc.
If you start early, you can enjoy an elephant ride to Amber Fort. Sitting on the top of a hill, the fort casts beautiful reflection on the Maota Lake at its foot. Enjoy the panoramic view of the city from the fort. Also visit Jaigarh Fort situated within a close proximity of Amber Fort in the Cheel ka Teela.
Then visit Hawa Mahal or Wind Palace decorated with 953 windows which was built as a women's Chamber for the royal ladies. Your next stops are Jantar Mantar the royal observatory where you can see a collection of astronomical instruments and Birla Temple also known as Lakshmi Narayan Temple.
The next attractions on line are Jal Maha an eye catching palace in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake, Nahargarh Fort standing on the edge of the Aravalli Hills overlooking the city, and the City Palace that houses museums, intricate edifices, lush lawns, and gardens.
In the evening you can take a tour of vibrant Bapu Bazar and Zohori Bazar to explore authentic Rajasthani jewelry and attires. If time permits visit the Chokhi Dhani a cultural village near Jaipur.
Enjoy overnight stay in Jaipur.
Today morning you will leave Jaipur and head to Agra by road. En route, take a halt at Fatehpur Sikri the abandoned Mughal city. Here you can visit Jama Masjid and tomb of Sufi saint Sheikh Salim Chishti. Another historically significant site is Buland Darwaza or the Gate of Victory built by Emperor Akbar to commemorate his victory over Gujarat. After exploration, continue your journey to Agra.
On arrival at the once capital of the Mughal dynasty, check-in at the hotel and take rest for some time. Thereafter embark on a guided tour of Agra. Wonder at the most beautiful monument and one of the seven wonders in the world, the Taj Mahal. Then visit Agra Fort, the red stone made Mughal abode and Jama Masjid. Spend some time in the 100 years old Mughal Garden built in the Persian and Mughal style of architecture and return to the hotel.
Enjoy an overnight stay at Agra.
Today morning you will leave for Delhi by road after breakfast. En route you can visit Sikandra the burial site of Emperor Akbar and tomb of Itimad-Ud-Daulah also known as baby Taj for its resemblance with Taj Mahal. On arrival in Delhi, check-in at the hotel and spend the rest of the day at your own pleasure.
Enjoy an overnight stay in Delhi.
On the 6th day of the tour, after breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport to connect flight for Cochin. Arrive and meet with our representative who will pick you up and transfer to the hotel. Check-in to your hotel and freshen up. Later, get ready for a local sightseeing tour of Cochin. The multi-ethnic port city of Kerala offers a number of historic sites, cultural treasures, and other impressive sights.
Your tour covers the unique Chinese Fishing nets, Fort Cochin, Mattancherry Palace, St. Francis Church, Dutch Cemetery, Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace, Hill Palace, and Bolghatty Palace. Enjoy boating at the Marine drive. Later, get to the Lulu shopping mall and buy souvenirs for your loved ones. In the evening you will be taken for a cultural performance of the Kathakali dance show.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Cochin.
Start the day with a hearty breakfast at the hotel. Later, pack your bags and check out from the hotel. Today you will be driven to Munnar. The lush scenic hill station of Munnar is one of the most beautiful places in India and not just Kerala. En-route, stop at the waterfalls and enjoy the natural beauty. The misty roads, the cloudy skies, and the amazing views accompany on your ride. On arrival into the hill town, check in to a listed hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure. Delight in the majestic beauty of this beautiful town.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Munnar.
Wake up to the bliss of Munnar. Feast on a delicious breakfast and get ready. Proceed for a local sightseeing tour of Munnar. The first stop is the Tea Museum, where you learn about the processing of the favorite brew of India. Later, proceed to the beautiful Mattupetty Dam, Echo Point, and Kundala Lake. In the afternoon visit the Eravikulam National Park and enjoy the jungle safari. In the national park, you will be able to spot some of the exotic species of animals. The high attitude sanctuary is known for the Nilgiri Tahr and the Neelakurinji flowers that bloom once in 12 years.
Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Wake up to an early breakfast. Later, pack your bags and check out from the hotel. Today you will leave for Thekkady by road. On arrival at this beautiful town, check in to the hotel or the jungle lodge. In the afternoon, enjoy a boat ride on Periyar Lake. The Periyar National Park is right on the shores of the lake and on a boat tour it is quite possible for you to spot some wildlife and birds.
Overnight stay at chosen accommodation in Thekkady.
Start the day with breakfast, after which check out from the hotel. Get assistance for transfer to Alleppey. On arrival in the town, check-in to the hotel. Enjoy the full day at the scenic backwater. Board one of the luxury houseboat chosen for you. Cruise through the wonderful ecology. The sight of the picturesque village, paddy fields, charming churches, and temples is soothing. Spot rare birds and cherish the blessings. Even the dark is quite amazing when on the houseboat. Spend the night stargazing on the deck.
Overnight stay on the houseboat.
Today the houseboat arrives at the land. Have an appetizing breakfast after which check out from the houseboat. Proceed to Kovalam by road. On arrival to the beach town, check in to the hotel. The day is free of schedules, spend at leisure. The serene beaches of Kovalam are perfect for scenic walks, sunbathing, and a fun time with waves. Watch the marvelous sunset, get a grab of local seafood or you can indulge in one of the pampering Ayurvedic sessions.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Kovalam.
Start the day with a delicious breakfast. Later, proceed for a local sightseeing tour of Kovalam includes Hawah Beach, Lighthouse Beach, Vellayini Lake, and Samudra Beach. And you will be able to indulge in water activities as well. You can also take part in the Ayurvedic sessions and rejuvenate yourself.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Kovalam.
Today is the last day of the tour. Have a delicious breakfast of local dishes of Kerala. Pack your bags and check out from the hotel. You will be transferred to Trivandrum airport /Railway Station to connect for onward destination. Return home with the best memories of Kerala.
- 13 Days / 12 Night
- Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Delhi...