Talking about taking in the history and culture on offer in the northern parts of India, the one city that comes to mind apart from the golden triangle of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur is Amritsar. The Golden Triangle with Amritsar Tour offers, the chance to explore all of these fascinating cities, in one go. The journey commences with a two-day tour of the national capital. Right from the majestic Qutub-Minar to India Gate, the monument built to commemorate the death of nearly one lakh Indian soldiers during the First World War, right from exploring the multiple cuisines in the lavish restaurants in the city to visiting Chandni Chowk for a rustic feel. The Delhi Agra Jaipur with Amritsar Tour Package have something for everyone. Next up, we move to Jaipur, to explore the incredible forts, the beautiful palaces and colourful markets. The tour spends 2 days in Jaipur, with the next stop being Agra for one day. After exploring the many wonders Agra has to offer, it is time for 2 days in Amritsar, visiting the Golden Temple and experiencing one of the most energetic retreat ceremonies in the world, performed by the armed forces of India and Pakistan. The final day of the tour brings us back to Delhi.
Meet with our company’s representative upon arrival at Delhi International airport and transferred to your hotel for a night stay.
After breakfast, proceed for a guided city tour of Delhi covering Jama Masjid – the biggest mosque of the country with a capacity of more than 20000 devotees, then board cycle rickshaw (Pedi cab) ride through the hustle and bustle in narrow-winded streets of chandni chowk towards to the historic Red fort where you may click yourself along with the 17th century fortress (Red Fort) built by the great Mughal emperor Shah Jahen..
Also visit New Delhi created by the British Raj is composed of spacious, tree-lined avenues and imposing government buildings, covering India Gate - built in the memory of the soldiers who laid down their lives during world war I. Drive Pass Parliament & President house and Governments buildings, then we drive through the Diplomatic area towards to Qutab Minar – the highest and famous towers in the world. The minaret is 234 feet high and the highest individual tower in the world.
After breakfast, embark on your drive towards to the colorful Jaipur which is widely known as Pink City. Upon arrival check into your pre-booked hotel for 02 nights stay.
Rest of the day at leisure to explore colorful city bazaar of this colorful city or may opt to enjoy optional tours to make your holiday more memorable.
After breakfast, meet with your tour guide and proceed for a guided city tour of Jaipur starting with an exciting elephant ride to ascend Amber fort a fine example of Indo-Islamiic architecture a UNESCO World Heritage and one of the major forts of Rajasthan.
Rest of the day leisure to explore other attractions of this beautiful city including the City Palace complex including its several museums and adjoining Jantar Mantar (The observatory) built by Maharaja of Jaipur in 18th century. Also visit the Palace of Winds (Hawa Mahal) built by Maharaja of Jaipur for the royal ladies so that they can see and enjoy street festivals and other local activities without being seen.
After breakfast, leave by road towards to Agra the city of Taj Mahal and other historical monuments build by the great Mughals.
En-route to Agra, enjoy visiting Fatehpur Sikri the former capital of Mughals built in red sandstone during the 16th century by Emperor Akbar as the city of victory and abandoned immediately due to scarcity of water. After that continue your drive and check into your hotel in Agra for a night stay.
After breakfast, proceed for a guided city tour of Agra visiting the most beautiful building of the world Taj Mahal which is widely known as “one of the Seven Wonders of the World” built by the great Mughal Emperor Shah-Jehan in the memory of his beloved and most favorite wife Mumtaj Mahal.
Also visit the historic Agra fort built by Mughal Emperor Akbar who choose this city on the bank of Yamuna River as his capital and started to build a strong fort for his army shelter and later other Mughal Emperor added beautiful Palaces to live within the fort for their residential Purpose.
Later embark on your drive towards to Delhi, upon arrival transfer to New Delhi Railway station to catch your Train Shatabdi Express (Dep. 1630 hrs / Arr. 2230 hrs) to Amritsar. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel in Amritsar for 02 nights stay.
After breakfast, meet with your tour guide and enjoy city tour of Amritsar covering Golden Temple - the holiest shrine of the Sikh religion, also known as Hari Mandir; Jallianwala Bagh - The park commemorates the 2000 Indians who were killed or wonded at this site, shot indiscriminately by the British in 1919. The story of this massacre is told in the Martyrs' Gallery and a section of wall with bullet marks still visible is preserved, as the well into which some people jumped to escape can be seen; Ram Bagh - a beautiful garden has a museum built by Sikh Maharaja Ranjit Sing and has weapons dating back to Mughal time and some portraits of ruling houses of Punjab.
Late afternoon get ready to enjoy an excursion to Wagah Border which starts with high patriotic spirits from sides of the border. Soldiers march towards the gate at the border, which is thrown open when they reach there. The soldiers salute each other and start lowering the flags. The soldiers retrieve and fold the flags, the gate slams shut and a trumpet sounds the end of the ceremony. The soldiers then return with their country's respective flag.
Morning after breakfast, you will be transferred to Amritsar airport / railway station to catch your flight / train to onwards journey.