Golden triangle is perhaps the most preferred travel circuits in northern India. It covers three historic and historical cities of India. Cities covered by this fascinating travel circuit Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. Every year a large number of tourists from different parts of the world embark on golden triangle travel and tours. During this fabulous touring option in northern India tourists have a wonderful opportunity to have a deep insight into rich cultural heritage of India by visiting various historical and heritage monuments like Red Fort, India Gate, Qutub Minar, Taj Mahal, Itmad-Ud-Daullah, Agra Fort, Buland Darwaza, City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Amber Fort and Hawa Mahal. Tourists can see excellent blend of ancient charm and modernity during this touring option in northern India.
The golden triangle tour starts from Delhi, the capital city of India. Delhi is an ancient and historical city of India. It has been one of the most modern cities in the world but still preserves its ancient charm. Traveling in this historical city is a unique experience as tourists have a wonderful opportunity to see many historical and heritage monuments along with several modern attractions. There are three UNESCO world heritage sites in this city. They are Qutub Minar (the longest brick minaret in the world), Red Fort (one of the most opulent mughal fortresses in India) and Humayun’s Tomb (the first garden tomb of India). India Gate (an imposing all Indian war memorial monument), Old Fort (Purani Quila), Sansad Bhawan (Parliament of India), President Bhawan, Lodhi Gardens, Lotus Temple (the Bahai House of Worship), Birla Temple, Akshardham Temple (the largest Hindu Temple Complex in the World), Chandani Chowk, Connaught Place, etc prime attractions of Delhi tourism.
The second destination of Golden triangle travel is Agra – the city of Taj Mahal. Agra is a lovely town located on the banks of Yamuna River in Uttar Pradesh. Likewise Delhi, Agra also features three UNESCO world heritage sites. They are Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri. The Taj Mahal (the symbol of love) is known for its matchless architectural beauty and never fails to lure visitors coming from different parts of the world for India tours. It is among India’s star tourist attractions. It is also one of the Seven Wonders of the World. This beautiful love monument was built by mughal emperor Shah Jahan in the loving memory of his most darling wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The vista of white marble monument Taj Mahal is simply matchless especially during sunrise, sunset or full moon light. Agra Fort, built by mughal emperor Akbar, is known for its architectural excellence. Itmad-Ud-Daullah Tomb was built by mughal empress Noor Jahan in the memory of her father. It is also called the Baby Taj or the Little Taj Mahal or the Draft of the Taj Mahal. You will love Agra tours a lot.
Jaipur, the pink city of India, is the third and last destination of exciting Golden Triangle Tours. It is the state capital of Rajasthan and known for magnificent forts & palaces, havelis, temples, gardens and heritage hotels. City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Amber Fort, Jantar Mantar, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Albert Hall Museum, Rambagh Palace, etc are featured attractions of Jaipur tourism. You will love a lot the charm of Delhi Agra Jaipur tours on this exciting India tour package. So, come and explore these three historical cities of India and treasure experience of lifetime.