The Golden Triangle with Varanasi – 07 Night /08 Days
Delhi – Varanasi -Agra- Jaipur
Details of this tour
Golden Triangle with Varanasi Extension
The Golden Triangle Tourist circuit comprises the cities of Delhi, and Agra in Utter Pradesh and Jaipur in Rajasthan.
It is the most popular tourist region in North India and is home to some of India’s greatest monuments like the Taj Mahal, the Red Fort, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutb Minar, Jaipur’s Ambert Fort and Grand City Palace, and so many more UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Our 7-day “Golden Triangle with Varanasi” tour gives you a glimpse of not just the trio of these magnificent cities but also features a spiritual sojourn in the Spiritual Heart of India – Varanasi.
Located on the banks of the holy Ganges River, Varanasi is one of India’s oldest continuously inhabited cities and the heart and soul of Hinduism’s philosophical and spiritual consciousness.
Our all-exclusive personalized tour combines the best that India has to offer both in the temporal as well as spiritual realms.
Itinerary at a Glance
Arrival in Delhi
Your trip will begin in New Delhi.
On arrival in New Delhi, you’ll be received at the airport by Resplendent Travel’s representative and transferred to your hotel.
Delhi | Where Modern India Meets Old-World Hindustan
After you have checked into your hotel and freshened up, you will be taken on a customized tour of the greatest sites of Delhi.
These include Red Fort, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutb Minar, Chandni Chowk, Lotus and Akshardham Temple, National Museum of India, and India Gate.
Varanasi | Spirituality and Serenity on the Holy Ganges
From Delhi, you’ll depart to Varanasi— (1.5 hours flight).
Witness the evening Ganga Aarti Ceremony at sunset performed by priests that draws tens of thousands of tourists worldwide to the banks of the Holy River. Take boat rides in the holy river.
Visits its ancient Ghats (embankments) and old heritage Havelis (mansions). Seek answers from Master Sadhus and Gurus to existential questions troubling you.
Varanasi to Agra
Day to explore the old city of ‘Benaras’, visit the Buddhist holy site of SARNATH, later board the overnight train to Agra, the home of the Taj Mahal. Train journeys in India are the best way to soak in the sights and sounds of India and get a glimpse of the real India.
Agra | The Grandeur of the Taj Mahal
The moment you have been waiting for all your life: witnessing the magnificent Taj Mahal.
Other attractions in this grand old city are the Agra Fort, visits to workshops of Parchin Kari (Marble Inlay art of Taj Mahal), Sikandra (Tomb of Akbar the Great), Itimad ud Daula Mausoleum (Mini Taj), and Kachpura Village across the Yamuna River.
Jaipur | The Pink City Splendor
On the 5th day, you will arrive in Jaipur, the “Paris of India” after a comfortable four-hour drive from Agra.
Stay in the erstwhile palaces of the former Princely States Rajasthan where you will get a glimpse of the quintessential Maharajas’ way of life.
Visits to the Amber and Nahargarh Fort. Witnessing the grandeur of Jaipur’s Grand City Palace, Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) Jantar Mantar Astronomical Observatory, and much more.
More of Jaipur
You will spend this day enjoying more attractions of Jaipur.
Gastronomic indulgence with Rajasthani cuisine. Luxury shopping in Jaipur’s Colorful Markets. Hot Air Balloon rides. Private Block Printing Masterclass.
End of Tour
On the 8th day, you will drive back to Delhi (5 hours).