Golden Triangle & Bharaptur

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  • Accommodation on twin sharing (2 persons sharing room) as per above mentioned hotels or similar on Bed & Breakfast basis
  • Arrival/departure transfer & sightseeing with private air-conditioned vehicles
  • Services of English-speaking local guides for sightseeing as per above program
  • Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi
  • Elephant/Jeep ride at Amber Fort Jaipur
  • Short guided Rickshaw Ride & walk in Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur
  • Entrance fees to monuments
  • Assistance at airport and hotels by our representatives
  • All presently applicable taxes
  • 24 hrs Emergency Helpline Number

Not Included:

Above mentioned costs do not include any International Air Fare, Airport tax, Visa fee, unspecified meals, drinks, telephone calls, laundry, camera fees, tips, insurance and any other expenses of personal nature, Single room supplements and any optional additional tours or activities during free time and not mentioned above.

Day 1: Delhi

Arrive in Delhi and transfer to hotel (check-in 12:00hrs). Overnight in Delhi (Meals: No Meals)

Day 2: Delhi

Explore the historic city of Old Delhi including the magnificent Red Fort, the Jama Masjid, Rajghat and a rickshaw ride through the silver street in Chandani Chowk. Afternoon visit to New Delhi, Humayun’s Tomb, Bhai Temple, Qutab Minar, India gate and government buildings. Overnight in Delhi (Meals: Breakfast)

Day 3:  Delhi – Jaipur (265 kms)

Morning drive to Jaipur, renowned for its blue pottery, carpet weaving and semi-precious stones.  Remainder of the day is left at leisure. Overnight in Jaipur (Meals: Breakfast)

Day 4: Jaipur

Morning tour of the impressive Amber Fort, situated on a ridge outside Jaipur City and enjoy the elephant ride for the climb up to the main gate. Tour continues in the afternoon, visiting the Pink City and including the City Palace, still home to the Maharaja, Hawa Mahal “Palace of the Winds”, and the open-air Jantar Mantar Observatory which hosts a vast collection of astronomical instruments. Enjoy a stroll through the colourful bazaar before returning to the hotel. Overnight in Jaipur (Meals: Breakfast)

Day 5: Jaipur – Bharaptur (176 kms)

After breakfast drive to Bharatpur. Enjoy an evening guided cycle rickshaw and explore the Keoladeo National Park and its wildlife. Once a former hunting ground of the Maharajas of Bharaptur, today the park is home to some 366 bird specials and thousands of migratory birds. Overnight in Bharptur (Meals: Breakfast)

Day 6: Bharatpur – Fatehpur Sikri – Agra (60 kms)

Early in the morning, we set off for a cycle rickshaw ride in the Keoladeo National Park and return to the hotel for breakfast. Our journey continues to Agra visiting Fatehpur Sikri en route,  imperial capital of the great Mughal Emperor Akbar and built in red sandstone during the 16th century only to be completely deserted 15 years later due to water scarcity. We visit some of the best preserved and graceful building of the “Ghost City”, including the Jama Masjid, tomb of Salim Chisti, and Panch Mahal Palace Overnight in Agra (Meals: Breakfast)

Day 7: Agra – Delhi (205 kms)

This morning set off to visit the majestic Taj Mahal built by Emperor Shah Jahan in 1648 in memory of his Queen Mumtaj Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. This architectural marvel is a masterpiece fashioned from white marble and India’s most grandiose and world renowned monument (Closed on Friday). Visit also includes the magnificent Agra Fort. Overnight in Delhi (Meals: Breakfast)

Day 8: Delhi –  Departure

Transfer to airport for onward journey

Delhi, Colonel’s Retreat • 3 Star –  Every comfort and amenity – wrapped in elegance, Colonel’s Retreat is New Delhi’s best-kept secret. A great favourite with business travellers and overseas tourists alike, we offer our guests a truly comfortable, elegant place to stay, while maintaining the highest world-class standards of hospitality.

Jaipur, Alsisar Haveli • Heritage –  Over the past five centuries, Maharajas of Rajasthan have enjoyed the timeless grandeur of this magnificent and stately setting. Situated in the heart of Jaipur, Alsisar Haveli is an appealing treat with a regal ambience and a great restaurant offering Rajasthani specialties.

Bharaptur, Laxmi Vilas Palace • 4 Star – Laxmi Vilas Palace is a reflection of Royal heritage of Jat rulers, just 1 kilometer away from Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. The hotel offers accommodation in two wings with 75 rooms divided into two categories, Classic Rooms and Royal suites. Enjoy the sumptuous local cuisine and some leisure ime around the poolside or the courtyard.

Agra – Double Tree by Hilton Hotel • Just three kilometers from the Taj MahaL, you can enjoy the famous landmark from our infinity pool. Agra Fort, Itmad-ud-Daula, and Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Airport are all within 13 km. Enjoy a treatment in our spa and take advantage of our 24-hour fitness centre.

Delhi, Novotel New Delhi Aerocity Hotel • 4 Star –  Adjacent to both international & domestic airport terminals, the Novotel New Delhi Aerocity is well connected through the Airport Express Line, just 5 minutes away. Modern and comfortable, the Novotel New Delhi Aerocity offers an exceptional culinary experience comprising of Indian, Asian and European flavours coupled with an impeccable ambience.

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At a Glance

Golden Triangle & Bharaptur

Guided Tours or Private Journey ·  Days / 7 Nights from £889

  • Starts: Delhi       Ends: Delhi         
  • Departs: Any day
  • Hotel Rating:  3, 4 star & Heritage hotels
  • Tour Guide: Yes – guided by local tour guide
  • Meals: Daily Breakfast
  • Visiting: Delhi, Old Delhi, Jaipur, Bharatpur, Perharsar & Agra
  • Countries: India

Highlights

Discover the glories of this incredible country and its magnificent monuments. Stand in pure admiration of the imposing Taj Mahal, a statement of undying love with no boundaries, the inspiring Red Fort and the palaces of the Maharajas. Take a rickshaw ride and walk in the Keoladeo National Park to enjoy some of India’s unique wildlife.

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