The Golden Triangle with Varanasi Tour is a 7-day holiday tour that blends the very best of North India’s tour experiences – the noted Golden Triangle route and the holiest city – Varanasi. Enjoy a tour of the celebrated Delhi – Jaipur – Agra travel circuit, visit Fatehpur Sikri, and wind it some of the most amazing experiences of Varanasi – including a visit to Sarnath, the Evening Ganga Aarti ceremony, and the Varanasi Boat Ride at Sunrise!
This Golden Triangle with Varanasi Tour begins with your arrival at the Delhi Airport. Our representative will greet you at the airport and escort you to a pre-booked hotel for a traditional welcome ceremony and check-in.Overnight in Delhi
After an early breakfast, we will check out from the hotel in Delhi and embark on a Guided Sightseeing Tour of Delhi; attractions that we visit on this day include landmarks like Raj Ghat, Red Fort, and Jamma Masjid in Old Delhi and India Gate, Rashtrapathi Bhawan, Humayun's Tomb, and Qutub Minar in New Delhi. Time permitting, we can also visit the Kingdom of Dreams, a live Entertainment, Theater & Leisure Destination.
Later, we will proceed on the overnight drive to Jaipur and check in at a pre-booked hotel on arrival at the city.Overnight on board the luxury coach / Jaipur
On Day 3 of this Golden Triangle with Varanasi Tour, we will embark on a guided Sightseeing Tour of Jaipur around noon. Our first stop will be at Jantar Mantar, where we can get to know the different ways in which these larger-than-life stone instruments were used to accurately tell time and in astronomy and astrology.
Next, we will visit the City Palace, the royal palace of the Maharajahs of Jaipur. The current Maharajah of Jaipur still resides in a portion of the palace, out of bounds to the general public. Majority of the palace is open for tourists.
After a short break for lunch, we will proceed to visit the Amer Fort on the outskirts of Jaipur. Time permitting, we will visit the Jaigarh Fort as well, before returning to the Amer Fort for a lively Light & Sound Show.
The day's experiences end with a drop back at the hotel.Overnight in Jaipur
After a leisurely breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed to the Jaipur Bazaar for shopping.
We will now embark on the journey to Fatehpur Sikri for a sightseeing tour of the abandoned palace and fort built by Emperor Akbar. We will then continue on to Agra, the land of the Taj Mahal, and the next stop on this Golden Triangle with Varanasi Tour.
Check in at a pre-booked hotel for the night.Overnight in Agra
The program for Day 5 begins quite early in the morning with a Sunrise Tour of Taj Mahal. A special interest tour, this tour is very famous but draws few visitors due to the early hours. However, this means hardly any crowds and very small groups!
You have the entire Taj Mahal complex to yourself and at a time when the monument looks its best - with the sky tinged pink and red in the backdrop, and the golden rays of the morning sun, bathing the marble in a beautiful hue.
We will return to the hotel for breakfast and a bit for relaxation, after a tour of the Taj Mahal complex. Later, we will check out from the hotel and proceed on a Sightseeing Tour of Agra; we visit attractions such as the Agra Fort and the Tomb of I'timad-ud-Daulah, which is also known as Baby Taj.
Towards evening, after a short break for refreshments, we will proceed to the railway station in order to board the overnight train to Varanasi.Overnight on board the overnight train.
Our representative will meet you on your arrival at Varanasi and escort you to your pre-booked hotel. After breakfast and refreshments, we will embark on an Excursion to Sarnath, the Buddhist pilgrimage site, where Buddha delivered his first sermon and the path of Buddhism began.
We will visit the stupas and temples of Sarnath, before returning to Varanasi for lunch and relaxation. In the early evening, we will embark on a Varanasi Temple Tour - a tour of the major temples of Varanasi.
The day's experiences concludes at the Varanasi Ghats for an Evening Ganga Aarti experience, an amazing experience of multi-tiered lamps, a crescendo of rhythmic chants, and a river of miniature lights.Overnight in Varanasi
Today is the last day of this tour; so we will make the most of it. Early in the morning, much before sunrise, we will awaken and proceed to the ghats for an early morning boat ride. The Varanasi Boat Ride at Sunrise experience leaves you with an everlasting experience of Varanasi.
Later, we will return to the hotel for breakfast and relaxation. Later, we will check out from the hotel and proceed to the airport in time for the flight back home, with happy memories of your Golden Triangle with Varanasi Tour with ToursinVaranasi.com