The cities of the Golden Triangle – Delhi, Agra and Jaipur – boast some of India’s most famed landmarks and architectural marvels.
Travel with us on this 10-night break and experience the very best of what the subcontinent has to offer. Along your journey you will visit ancient palaces and monuments, proud fortresses, mosques and bustling cities.
Take a rickshaw ride in Old Delhi’s bustling streets, and awaken your senses on a spicy kaleidoscope of colour and sound in its buzzing markets. In Agra, you will gaze in wonder at the most famous monument to love, the Taj Mahal*. You will visit the Amber Fort in the Pink City of Jaipur and, of course, have plenty of time at leisure to discover India at your own pace. Combining beautiful architecture, delicious food, friendly people and captivating culture, India’s Golden Triangle really does have it all.
*In order to preserve the beauty and integrity of the iconic monument, the Taj Mahal, cleaning and restoration work is ongoing at this site. Some phases of the restoration involve scaffolding and mud treatment, thus a clear view of the entire monument may not be possible.
- Flights from Glasgow or London to Delhi, via Dubai
- 2 nights in Delhi with a tour of New Delhi, a visit to Humayun’s Tomb and a Cycle Rickshaw ride through Old Delhi
- 3 nights in the “Pink City” of Jaipur, with a full day city tour, visits to Amber Fort and the Palace of Winds and a local cookery demonstration
- 2 nights in Dolphur, including visits to the red sandstone city of Fatehpur Sikri, Gwalior Fort, Gujari Mahal Museum and Muchkund Temple
- 2 nights in Agra, visiting the Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort
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Choice of Hotels
The Eros Hotel 5*
The Eros Hotel is ideally located in Delhi, close to cafes and restaurants as well as a metro station (400m), so you can delve further into your surroundings. Enjoy some pampering in the hotel’s wellness area, or cool down with a refreshing dip in the outdoor swimming pool. In the evening, relax in the lounge and bar with a delightful cocktail and reflect on your day of sightseeing. The Eros Hotel’s guest rooms have a tasteful and stylish decor and offer all modern comforts.
Jaipur Marriott Hotel 5*
Jaipur Marriott Hotel is conventionally located near to Jaipur International Airport.
All rooms and facilities are designed with a combination of traditional luxury and modern convenience to provide comfort and a pleasant stay.
The hotel also features two restaurants where one of them is specialized in Indian cuisine, bar, pub, outdoor pool, fitness centre and spa.
Raj Niwas Palace 5*
Dholpur Palace is one of the most beautiful and well preserved heritage hotels in Rajasthan.