Golden Triangle with Udaipur Tour is a well-planned itinerary of 8 Days which will take you through the major tourist destinations of India. You will explore the main cities of India like Delhi, Agra and Jaipur along with India’s most romantic city which is also known as the City of Lakes – Udaipur. This tour is going to be an unforgettable journey across some of the most culturally-rich cities of India. Wonderful structures, age-old traditions, bustling bazaars, sumptuous food are going to be some of the attractions of this itinerary. Each city is going to have its own charm.
Highlights of Tour
- Excursion of old and new Delhi.
- Exploration of Mughal City Agra.
- Visit Fatehpur Sikri en-route to Jaipur.
- Excursion of Amer Fort.
- Sightseeing tour of City of Lake – Udaipur.
As you arrive at the Delhi Airport, meet RAJPUTANA TOUR Representative who helps you with an assisted transfer to the hotel. Complete the check-in formalities and relax for some time. The rest of the day is at leisure. Stay overnight.
After breakfast proceed for full-day sightseeing tour of National Capital Delhi – an amalgam of old and modern culture of India. Drive to Old Delhi area to explore the mighty Red Fort, also known as Lal Quila. Made of red sandstone, its foundation was laid down by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. Next is the visit to the biggest mosque of India, Jama Masjid – one of the largest mosques in India. After this visit Rajghat- the memorial and cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi. Continue towards the India Gate. Then, visit president’s house or Parliament house, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb and lastly visit Lotus Temple. Overnight stay will be at hotel.
In the morning, start your road journey to the ‘Mughal City’ of Agra. Located on the banks of River Yamuna, the city has several attractions, built by Mughal Emperors. Upon arrival, complete the check-in. Later, proceed for the city tour of Agra. First in line is the magical white marble beauty of the Taj Mahal, One of the ‘Seven Wonders of the World’, it is also a World Heritage Site. Then, move to the magnificent red Sandstone beauty of the Agra fort. The last visit of the day is to Itmad-ud-daulha Tomb, also known as Baby Taj. Stay overnight in Agra.
After breakfast start your journey for the ‘Pink City of Rajasthan’, Jaipur. On the way, halt for exploring the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Fatehpur Sikri. Later on, continue towards Jaipur. On reaching, check into the hotel. The rest of the day is free. You can visit the bustling local bazaars of Jaipur to get your hands on some wonderful handicrafts, jewelry, traditional clothes and much more. Overnight stay.
This day is scheduled for sightseeing in Jaipur. Star your day by visiting the splendid Amer Fort. This hilltop fort is around 11 km from the city. Ganesh Pol, Sila Devi temple, Diwan-i-Aam, Sheesh Mahal, and Baradari pavilion are some of the popular attractions here. In the morning, elephant ride is offered to the entry gate. Jeep ride is another option. Now continue to Jaigarh fort, just a few kilometers away from Amer. From the top savor wonderful views of the city. This site is quite popular amid photographers. The fort was constructed to protect the city from any kind of an external attack.
Now, head to the wonderful Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal, City Palace. If time and energy permits, you can explore the local bazaars. Overnight stay in Jaipur.
After breakfast, hit the road to the Lake City of Udaipur, known to be one of the most romantic cities in India. Check-in formalities at the hotel are followed exploration of the ‘Jewel of Mewar’. The Aravallis form the beautiful backdrop of the city. It has 3 interconnected lakes- Lake Pichola, Lake Swaroop Sagar and Lake Fateh Sagar. Stay overnight in Udaipur.
After breakfast, embark on a half day excursion to Ranakpur, around 2 hours away by road. The town, named after Rana Kumbha, is known for housing impressive Jain temples, which have stunning carvings in marble stone. Along with its beauty, Ranakpur is also known to be one of 5 most important holy sites of Jainism. The main temple here is Chaumukha temple, which is dedicated to Adinath, the first tirthankar. These temples were built way back in 1439.
Return to Udaipur for enjoying a city tour, starting with the City Palace, Bhartiya Lok Kala Museum or Udaipur Folk Museum. Observe the huge bronze statue of Maharana Pratap riding his faithful horse. This memorial overlooks the Fateh Sagar Lake. Overnight stay.
After breakfast, get an assisted transfer by RAJPUTANA TOUR Representative to Udaipur Airport to catch a flight for your onward destination.