Golden Triangle & Spirituality

Golden Triangle with Varanasi

DELHI / AGRA / JAIPUR / VARANASI
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Those who want to see the highlights of Northern India combined with a spiritual touch this is the ideal journey. This famous `Golden Triangle & Spirituality` journey is one of the most popular routes connecting Delhi, Agra, Jaipur and Varanasi. A Iot can easily be combined with this journey to make it a memorable experience.

Day 1 – NEW DELHI

Arrive in New Delhi `the Capital City of India`, in the early hours and transfer to the Hotel for a morning at leisure.
Late in the afternoon drive into the leafy avenues of New Delhi, along Rajpath, India Gate, Parliament House and the President`s residence. The tour includes visit to the Qutub Minar minaret and Unesco World Heritage Site – Humayun`s Tomb.
Overnight is at The Oberoi / The Imperial / The Leela Palace.

Day 2 –NEW DELHI

After breakfast explore the Old City visiting Jama Masjid Mosque & rickshaw ride through teeming bazaars, drive past the impressive Red Fort and visit Rajghat `the site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated`. Overnight is at the hotel.

Day 3 – NEW DELHI / AGRA

Transfer by road to Agra (250 kms / 3 hours). Catch a glimpse of the elegant Taj Mahal before you check into your hotel. Later visit the impressive Agra Fort. Overnight is at The Oberoi Amarvilas.

Day 4 – AGRA / JAIPUR

Early morning visit the breathtaking Taj Mahal. Return to hotel for breakfast and later drive to Jaipur (250 kms /4 hours) stopping enroute to visit the 16th century site `Fathepur Sikri`. Overnight is at The Rambagh Palace / The Oberoi Rajvilas.

Day 5 – JAIPUR

This morning visit Amber Fort to view its extravagantly decorated halls and chambers. Later enjoy an elephant safari outside Jaipur followed by lunch at a camp. Afternoon is free to explore the bustling bazaars or to enjoy the Hotel and Spa. Overnight is at the hotel.

Day 6 – JAIPUR

Morning tour the world famous Observatory and City Palace Museum. Afternoon is to explore Jaipur and its specialties. Overnight is at the hotel.

Day 7 – JAIPUR / NEW DELHI / VARANASI

This morning fly to Delhi for further connection to Varanasi.
On arrival you are transferred to Taj Nadesar Palace / Taj Gateway.
In the evening enjoy Rickshaw and boat ride and later witness the `Aarti Ceremony`. Overnight is at the hotel.

Day 8 –  VARANASI

Early morning enjoy boat ride on the Ganges and afternoon visit to Sarnath, the place where Buddha gave his first sermons. Later free for personal activities. Overnight is at the hotel.

Day 9 – VARANASI / DELHI

This morning fly back to Delhi for further connection back home.