Golden Triangle

Explore Delhi’s architectural treasures then drive to Jaipur – the Pink City – with its exotic palaces, gardens and museums. The tour also includes a visit to Fatehpur Sikri, the abandoned 16th century Mughal capital and ‘the most beautiful building in the world’, the Taj Mahal at Agra.

6 days/5 nights
Departs daily ex Delhi


  • See the highlights of North India on this classic Golden Triangle Tour
  • Marvel at the contrast between Old and New Delhi
  • Visit Jaipur’s impressive Amber Fort and the exquisite Hawa Mahal
  • Wander Fatehpur Sikri, a perfectly preserved ghost city
  • Admire the magnificent Taj Mahal in Agra

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Golden Triangle


6 days/5 nights


Day 1

Arrive Delhi. Transfer to your hotel.

Day 2

Commence a full day tour of Old and New Delhi including highlights such as Jama Masjid, the biggest mosque in India, the 12th century Qutab Minar and Raj Ghat. B

Day 3

Depart Delhi and drive to Jaipur (5 hrs), the regal capital of Rajasthan. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight in Jaipur. B

Day 4

Morning visit to the Amber Fort and Hawa Mahal. Afternoon city tour of Jaipur including City Palace and Jantar Mantar observatory. B

Day 5

Drive to Agra (7 hrs) via Fatehpur Sikri – a beautifully preserved ghost city. This UNESCO World Heritage Site was constructed by Mughal Emperor Akbar in 1570 and served as the capital from 1571 until 1585. B

Day 6

Tour ends Delhi
Early morning visit to the magnificent Taj Mahal (closed Fri). Visit 16th century Agra Fort built by the great Emperor Akbar, a masterpiece of design. Drive back to Delhi (4 hrs) stopping at Akbar’s tomb at Sikandra en route. Tour ends. B



Rajasthan and North India Overview

Why visit Rajasthan & North India? This is one of the most visited and famous areas of India, renowned for its dramatic history, romantic desert cities, ancient and mysterious temples, massive hilltop forts and colourful desert peoples, as well as the most beautiful building in the world, the Taj Majal.

When is the best time to go to Rajasthan & North India? The best time to visit Rajasthan is October to mid April. Clear blue skies and a moderate to slightly chilly temperature (particularly Dec – Jan) make these months the perfect time to visit. From mid April to mid June it becomes very hot followed by the onset of monsoon rain. The monsoon continues until early August. August and September are warm to occasionally hot in the day with cool evenings.

What can I combine Rajasthan with? The vibrant city of Varanasi situated on the banks of the holy Ganges River and the temples of Khajuraho with their exquisite carvings and erotic sculptures.

Ho do you get to Rajasthan? Fly into Delhi and then travel by air, road or rail to cities such as Jaipur, Jodhpur, Agra or Varanasi .

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