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Golden Triangle with Goa & Mumbai

Duration : 09 Nights / 11 Days, Region : North India, West India

Tour code : MAX/GT/BOM/219

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Day 01: Arrive Delhi

Upon arrival at Indira Gandhi international airport our representative will greet you with a smile and he will escort you to your hotel where you will relax in your comfortable room. Your Golden Triangle tour will commence from the next morning.
Included meals: no meal included
Included entrances: no tour activity

Day 02: Delhi sightseeing tour

This morning we have a fabulous day trip to Old and New Delhi organised for you with our much experienced tour guide. The full day tour of Delhi will take you to some best known sites such as Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk (Silver street), Raj Ghat, India Gate, President’s Palace, Parliament building, Diplomatic area, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb and Lotus Temple.

It is our utmost dedication to show you our beautiful country and its cultural heritage as much as possible. Depending on your choice if you feel exhausted during the sightseeing you may ask the tour guide to skip one or two monuments.

During the sightseeing tour the guide will take you to a known city restaurant where you will enjoy your delicious cuisine.

Evening drive back to your hotel for leisurely night stay.
Included meals: Breakfast
Included entrances: Humayun’s Tomb & Qutub Minar

Day 03: Delhi - Agra

The Golden Triangle tour of India is a combination of three most interesting vibrant cities namely Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. This morning we will leave Delhi to our next destination, Agra which homes the most famous and most beautiful monument oof Taj Mahal.

We drive through the traditional highway to see the countryside and life of the locals living in the villages and town along the highway. A 4 hour drive brings us to Agra and a smooth check in at the hotel will be ensured by our team.

After relaxing for a short time, we start our sightseeing tour of Agra and visit the gorgeous Taj Mahal situated on the bank of river Yamuna. To protect the beauty of this white marble wonder vehicles are prohibited with 500 meter radius therefore we park our car at Shilpgram parking and from here we enjoy a Tonga ride to reach the monument. Taj Mahal was built in 1653 by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and it took 20,000 men labour to work for 23 years to complete this grand white marble structure. Taj Mahal reminds us for the eternal love of Shah Jahan for his beloved wife who died while giving birth to his 14th child.

After Taj Mahal we move to the massive red sandstone structure of Agra Fort on the right bank of river Yamuna. It was built by Mughal Emperor Akbar and has many beautiful halls, mosques and gardens to visit. Shah Jahan was imprisoned here by his son Aurangzeb. The room facing Taj Mahal where Shah Jahan was kept under house arrest is another majour attraction for the public.

If time permits also visit Itmad-Ud-daulah. Stay in your hotel for a relaxed evening and comfortable night.
Included meals: Breakfast
Included entrances: Train tickets, Taj Mahal, Itmad Ud Daulah

Day 04: Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur

The next destination in our Golden Triangle circuit is Jaipur, the capital city of glorious Rajasthan. After breakfast we check out and visit Fatehpur Sikri which is situated 30 kms out of Agra city on Agra-Jaipur national highway. This deserted city once was capital of Mughals but was abandoned by them due to lack of water. The beautiful walled city is worth visiting for its beautiful architecture.

From here we continue to Jaipur and on arrival check into our hotel.

Today we will visit the majour tourist sites in the Jaipur town. Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), Jantar Mantar Observatory and Musuem inside the City Palace are the main attractions for the day.

In the evening we will witness live folk dances of Rajasthan in a city restaurant followed by delicious local cuisine cooked to your taste and satisfaction.
Included meals: Breakfast, Theme Dinner
Included entrances: Fatehpur Sikri, Hawa Mahal, Observatory, Museum

Day 05: Jaipur sightseeing

Jaipur is surrounded by high hills of Aravali ranges from three sides. The Amer Fort build on the top of a hill was once the capital of Rajputana dynesty. This fort overlooks the town and is reachable by jeep or an elephant available at its foothill. After early breakfast we drive to Amer Fort to enjoy the elephant ride. A decorative elephant ride takes you to the fort through a steep hill.

Also visit the Jaigarh fort which overlooks the Amer Fort from the hill. This ‘Victory Town’ was originally built to protect the Amer Fort and the main attraction for the visitors is the giant canon ‘Jaivana’ which is the largest canon on wheels, in the world.

Spend time enjoying a short rickshaw ride in the colourful bazaars of the ‘Pink city’. Shopping for family and friend will be an interesting activity as Jaipur houses some of the finest handicrafts, textiles and jewels. Jaipur is also world famous for its precious and semi-precious stones available.

Remarks : You may also fix up a prior appointment with one of the famous Astrologer and ‘Vastu Pandit’ to consult for yourself, your family or friends etc. Ask our experts to arrange it for you during your stay in Jaipur.
Included meals: Breakfast
Included entrances: Amer Fort, Elephant ride

Day 06: Jaipur - Goa (by Flight)

After breakfast head to Jaipur airport to connect with a flight to most beautiful beach destination of Inida, Goa. There are various flights available via Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore . Upon arrival in Goa, transfer to your resort and free time to explore the beach.
Included meals: Breakfast
Included entrances: no sightseeing activity

Day 07: Old Goa sightseeing

After relaxed morning you will be picked up from your resort for the half day sightseeing of Old Goa. Visit old Goa churches, temples and houses. The major attractions are St. Cathedral, Basilica of Bom Jesus, Mangeshi Temple and Dona Paula.

Relaxed evening and stay at your resort.
Included meals: Breakfast
Included entrances: Basilica Bom Jesus, St. Cathedral

Day 08: Goa.

Entire day you are free to relax on the beach. Overnight at resort
Included meals: Breakfast
Included entrances: relaxed day at beach

Day 09 : Goa – Mumbai (by Flight)

Transfer to the airport to board your flight for Mumbai. On arrival you will be received by our representative to be taken to hotel.

After wash and change drive to Gateway of Inida from where you will board the ferry to travel to Elephanta Island to see the 7th century rock-cut caves. Regarded as UNESCO World Heritage site’ The Elephanta caves are regarded as ‘UNESCO World Heritage site’ the rock-cut caves contains many images of Natraja, Shiva, Parvati and Brahma. The Shiva Cave temple, Elephanta carved from hillside on the island of Elephanta is really remarkable. The most striking part of the caves is the huge 6 meter high three faced statue of Shiva. It depicts three aspects of Shiva- the creator, the preserver and the destroyer.

Later return to Mumbai for night stay in your hotel.
Included meals: Breakfast
Included entrances: Elephanta Island, Jetty tickets

Day 10: Mumbai sightseeing - Departure

After having breakfast in the hotel check out from the hotel and leave for sightseeing of Mumbai city with your expert tour guide. Visit Gateway of India, Princes of Wales Museum, Victoria Terminus (Chatrapati Shivaji Railway Station), Mani Bhawan, mosque of Haji Ali, Hanging Gardens, Kamla Nehru Park and Dhobi Ghat.

After completing the city tour visit Juhu Beach and spend some time herewatching the life of the locals. Later transfer to the airport to board flight to home/next destination
Included meals: Breakfast
Included entrances: Wales Museum, Mani Bhawan

Day 11: Departure from Mumbai

Intime depart from Mumbai airport as per your flight schedule.

Remarks : For extending your stay in Mumbai. Please write to our experts at the time of making reservation with us.
Included meals: no meal
Map Bombay Goa

Trip introduction

Wonderful Taj Mahal India Taj Mahal is also called the "monument of love". Every stone speaks the language of love which will remain an immortal for centuries. In a weeks time one can carry the memories of a lifetime. This tour takes you to some of the fascinating destinations of India like Delhi which is the capital of India and rich in heritage buildings, Agra of course for Taj Mahal , Jaipur where the monuments speaks about the courage and vigour of the Rajput Kings. At Ranthambore you can meet the king of Jungle, Tiger and his subjects.

Brief itinerary

Day 01 :Arrive Delhi
Day 02 :Delhi Sightseeing
Day 03 :Drive to Agra. Sightseeing in Agra
Day 04 :Drive to Jaipur ex Fatehpur Sikri. Sightseeing tour in Jaipur
Day 05 :Elephant ride, Amer Fort and Jaigarh Fort trip.
Day 06 :Fly to Goa. Stay in a beach resort
Day 07 :Old Goa sightseeing tour
Day 08 :Relaxed day in Goa
Day 09 :Fly to Mumbai. Trip to Elephanta Island
Day 10 :Sightseeing tour in Mumbai. Transfer to airport
Day 11 :Fly to home from Mumbai

Trip Highlights

  • Most famous tourist sites of North and Western India
  • Old and New Delhi cultural contrast
  • Busy and crowded streets of Chandni Chowk
  • Tonga ride to visit world renowned Taj Mahal
  • Walk through the colourful bazaars of Pink city
  • Decorated elephant’s ride in Jaipur
  • Most experienced tour guides for sightseeing
  • Private car with experienced and trained tourist driver
  • Enjoy Rajasthani folk dances at Jaipur
  • Stay near some of the finest beaches of Goa
  • Rock cut caves of Elephanta Island

Destinations and distance:

total distance covered 2763 kms approx

  • Delhi
  • 204 km / 4 hrs
  • Agra
  • 34 km / 45 min
  • Fatehpur Sikri
  • 206 km / 4 hrs
  • Jaipur
  • 1716 km (Flight)
  • Goa
  • 603 km (Flight)
  • Mumbai

What's included

Accommodation

  • 04 nights in handpicked modern hotels
  • 02 nights in heritage hotel
  • 03 nights in a beach resort

Transport

  • Private air conditioned car
  • Cycle Rickshaw
  • Tonga/ Buggy
  • Elephant
  • Sea Boat

Meals

  • 10 Breakfasts
  • 01 Theme Dinner

Guides

  • Escorted airport transfers
  • Experienced English speaking tour guides for sightseeing

Others

  • Rickshaw ride at Chandni Chowk in Delhi
  • Decorated elephant ride at Jaipur to ascend the fort
  • Tonga ride at Agra to visit Taj Mahal
  • Return common motor boat ride to visit Elephanta Island
  • Taxes and service fee

Not included

Monuments
Portage

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