Golden Triangle is the most popular and classic tourist circuit of North India amongst foreign and domestic tourists alike. Golden triangle term applies to Delhi/Agra/Jaipur. Golden Triangle Tour package provides you with an opportunity to understand and experience the culture and traditions of this beautiful country and witness its magnificence and grandeur for yourself. Tour is blend of English, Mughal, and Hindu rule in India. Where in Delhi you have oppotrunity to know about English and Mughal rule in India, on the other hand in Agra, you can see Mughal's time buildings, and Jaipur known as Pink City is famous for Hindu palaces like Amber Fort & City Palace.
Traditionally, this tour starts from Delhi, heads towards Agra and takes you through lanes of Jaipur before reaching back to Delhi. Excellent transport facility is an added advantage. Well connectivity through road, rail and air networks to major parts of this country has raised the tourism graph.
Delhi – Where Old Compliments the New
One of the major metropolitan states of India, Delhi is undoubtedly an amazing place to visit. Being the political seat of this country, it is well developed in term of infrastructure and technology. Archaeological Survey of India has a list of 174 monuments only in Delhi particularly old section of the state. Qutab Minar, Red Fort and Humayun’s Tomb are listed as world heritage property. Besides these, Jantar Mantar, Old Fort, Safdurjung Tomb, India Gate, Tughluqabad Fort, Kotla Feroz Shah are few important ones to mention. Its spiritual places are not devoted to one particular religion; you get to visit churches, mosques and temples enchanting the beliefs of multifaceted population of Delhi. ISKON, Birla Mandir, lotus temple (Bahai temple), Jama Masjid, Dargah of Nizamuddin Auliya, Cathedral of The Sacred Heart and St. James Church are the most visited ones. Delhi offers a feast to shopaholics in its glittering bazaars. In these markets you can shop, treat yourself with delicious cuisines, relax in its beautiful gardens, and relish Indian cinema at various multiplexes. Famous markets of Delhi are: Chandni Chowk, Connaught place, Janpath, Sarojini Nagar, South Ex, Palika Bazaar, Delhi Haat, Karol Bagh, Khan Market and a lot more.
Agra – City that Represents the Great Mughal Era
Agra is the city that proudly owns one of the most admired Seven Wonders of the World – Taj Mahal. Known as epitome of love, it was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in loving memory of his third wife Mumtaz Mahal. This exquisite structure is constructed purely with white marble and cannot be compared with any other monument. Trip to Agra is not confined to Taj Mahal only. It houses monuments like Agra Fort, Buland Darwaza and Akbar’s Tomb. Their framework includes detailed work representing great Mughal architecture. Exploring these monuments is a delight for travelers especially archaeologists who come from distant places to study great Indian history. Nearby places offers a wonderful excursion experience. Places to visit near Agra are Fatehpur Sikri, Mathura, Vrindavan, Bharatpur Sanctuary, and Chambal Safari Excursion.
Jaipur – Royalty at its best
Jaipur is India’s first planned city popularly known as Pink City. Though today it’s not listed as a metropolitan, its old network system is an advantage to explore age old culture and traditions of this city. Bejeweled with historical monuments and majestic palaces it is an imposing land that was ruled by crowned heads who passed their royalty to its future generation. In Jaipur, you can visit Amber Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, and City Palace to experience the great taste of erstwhile rulers. Famous temples of the region are Govind Devji Temple, Jain Mandir and Akshardham Temple. Jaipur has a list of wonderful gardens, museums and monuments that will make this trip an extravagant experience. Shopping at Jaipur is an unavoidable session during this trip. Fascinated tourists wish to take along with them colorful attires, products of terra cota, handicraft items and a lot more. Famous markets you should drop a visit are Ramganj Bazaar, Kishanpol Bazaar, Tripolia Bazaar, Achrol House, Subhash Chowk, Khajano Ka Rasta and Sanganer village.
Best Time To Visit Golden Triangle (Delhi Agra Jaipur)
Although the inbound tourist prefer to visit golden triangle throughout the year. But the best time to explore Delhi Agra Jaipur & nearby tourist places is between August - March, when the weather is pleasant and cool.
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