Day 1: Delhi
Arrive Delhi, check into your hotel. A half day tour of New Delhi covering the Qutub Minar, India Gate, Parliament House, Humayun’s Tomb and Rajghat- Mahatama Gandhi’s final resting place. Evening free for browsing the Dilli Haat where traditional craftsmen display their skills and wares or shopping at one of the many trendy stores or sampling a fine variety of cuisine in the many food-stalls. Overnight Delhi.
Day 2: Delhi
Full day tour of the sights of New and Old Delhi: the lotus shaped Bahai temple, Jantar Mantar, the sprawling Purana Qila or Old Fort on the banks of the Yamuna. Visit the famous Jama Masjid and Chandni Chowk in Old Delhi. Catch the sound and light show at the Red Fort in the evening. Overnight Delhi.
Day 3: Delhi – Agra
Drive 200 km to Morning drive to Agra the second city of the Golden Triangle Tour. Afternoon visit the Agra Fort and the Taj Mahal city sightseeing – visiting the Agra Fort and the Taj Mahal, constructed from marble and inlaid with jade, crystal and sapphire, it is the epitome of love. Famed for the awe-inspiring Taj Mahal, Agra is a city with a fascinating history and is rich in Mughal heritage, lush gardens and exquisite buildings and temples. Overnight stay at hotel in Agra (Taj Mahal is closed on Friday)
Day 4: Agra – Jaipur
Drive (240 km) After breakfast, check out of the hotel and drive to Jaipur, en route visiting the Fatehpur Sikri, the deserted red sandstone city, built bythe Great Mughal Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the late 16th century. On arrival at Jaipur check into the hotel for overnight, Jaipur also known as the Pink City. Jaipur was designed by royalty and has delighted visitors for centuries with its pink-hued Golden Triangle Tourbuildings, wonderful bazaars and rainbow of bright colors dancing along hectic streets. Jaipur is a very famous tourist destination in India for its forts and monuments which reflect its glorious past.
Full day tour of Jaipur covering the bazaars, palaces and monuments. Visit the City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal. Visit the Amber Fort with a guide. Take an elephant ride on the ramparts of the fort. Have dinner at Chokhi Dhani. Overnight Jaipur.
Day 5: Jaipur
Morning excursion to the enchanting Amber Fort, which was once the capital. In the afternoon weave through the lively streets of the Jaipur City and visit the pink sandstone Palace of Winds, City Palace and Jantar Mantar (observatory). Overnight at hotel in Jaipur.
Return to Delhi or transfer to Jaipur airport and fly out to your next destination.