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5 Days Culture tour itinerary for india: Go Beyond The Traditional Golden Triangle

Agra, Delhi, Jaipur, Fatehpur Sikri

Architecture
Architecture Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
History
History Tour

Visit the wonders of North India which will take you to the era of Mughals, Rajputs, and the Britishers. In this Golden Triangle tour, learn about the rich history and culture of this part of India and marvel at the fine architecture that they have left behind. Also, admire some local handicrafts that the people display in the markets of Pink City.


DAY 01

ARRIVAL IN DELHI & SIGHT SEEING

  • Get picked up by your Indian tour guide from gate number 5 of Indira Gandhi International Airport.

  • Check in to your hotel.

  • Later in the day, explore the old part of Delhi as you visit the Jama Masjid.

  • Ride a pedal rickshaw through the narrow alleys of the famous Chandi Chowk market.

  • From there, proceed towards Rajghat, a memorial dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi.

  • In the afternoon, visit the colonial monuments of Delhi and drive through Rajpath to view the Parliament House, the President's house, and India Gate.

  • End your day by visiting the Qutub Minar, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Overnight in the hotel in Delhi. 

Please Note: The tour starts at 9 am, so please plan your arrival accordingly.

DAY 02

DELHI – AGRA ( 200 KM – 4 Hrs Approx. Excluding Stops)

  • Today drive to Agra to visit the magnificent Taj Mahal, a mausoleum built by the Mughal emperor Shahjahan for his wife.

  • Upon arrival, explore the Taj Mahal for a bit.

  • Then, head towards the Agra Fort which was built by Mughal emperor Akbar in the year 1565 on the foundations of the old fort of the Lodi dynasty.

  • In the evening, check in to your hotel.

Please Note: Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays.

DAY 03

AGRA – FATEHPUR SIKRI – ABHANERI - JAIPUR ( 260 KM – 5 Hrs Approx. Excluding Stops)

  • Wake up early in the morning and start your journey to Jaipur.

  • On the way, visit the ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri built in red sandstone by Mughal Emperor Akbar and abandoned it after 12 years. The citadel retains the charm of the medieval atmosphere.

  • Then, take a second stop at Abhaneri village to visit the famous Chand Baori stepwell built in sandstone in the 9th century.

  • Proceed towards Jaipur and spend the night there in a hotel. 

DAY 04

JAIPUR

  • In the morning, visit the Amber Fort, a splendid example of Rajput architecture and it was once the residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur.

  • Then, visit the famous Hawa Mahal to click some pictures.

  • Later, visit the City Palace, a complex of princely buildings that once had the private apartments of the Maharaja. 

  • Then, visit the Astronomical Observatory of Jai Singh, the 7th-century Astronomical Marvel. 

  • See the sophisticated tools used for the calculation of eclipses and for the detection of the position of stars, the calculation of ascendants and many more.

  • After that, head to explore the local handicrafts items in shops around the city.

  • Return back to your hotel.

DAY 05

JAIPUR – SAMODE - DELHI

  • Check out from your hotel in Jaipur.

  • Head to Delhi and en-route visit the Palace of Samode which is located in the middle of the hills. It is an example of the regal Indo-Saracenic architecture and it combines both Indian and Mughal styles. 

  • After that, have an exquisite lunch at the palace.

  • Reach Delhi where you will be dropped off at the airport. 

  • 448 USD Per Adult (* Guests would be accommodated in Twin Room in Standard Category (3*/Similar) Hotels on Bed & Breakfast Plan)
  • 547 USD Per Adult (* Guest will be accommodated in a Private Double Room on Bed and Breakfast Plan in Deluxe (4*/Similar) Category Hotels)
  • 616 USD Per Adult (* Guest will be accommodated in a Private Double Room on Bed and Breakfast Plan on Superior (5*/Similar) Category Hotels)
  • Accommodation (on a twin-sharing basis) in the preferred hotel category on Bed & Breakfast Plan.

  • 1 complimentary dinner with compliments from MTA (Either with Family or in a restaurant, you may choose).

  • A well-maintained air-conditioned vehicle with a trusted chauffeur throughout the tour.

  • Local English/Italian speaking Indian tour guide for city sightseeing and monument visits. For more than 6 persons travelling together, a language speaking tour escort will be provided for the whole tour. 

  • Entrance fees to museums, archaeological sites, and parks. One visit to each monument is allowed

  • Lunch at Samode Palace.

  • Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi.

  • Elephant ride in Jaipur.

  • One souvenir gift with compliments from MTA.

  • 2 bottles of water per passenger per day.

  • Local assistance during the tour.

  • Travel kit with document folder.

  • GST (Goods and Services Tax).

  • International flights & insurance (can do the same on request).

  • Entry visa to India.

  • Possible entrance fees for cameras and camcorders (to be regulated on-site).

  • Meals, drinks, personal expenses and anything not mentioned in the tour or in inclusions.

  • Tipping to Indian tour guides, drivers, etc. 

  • Complimentary dinner with complements of MTA is included in the tour.

  • The cost is calculated on the basis of 2 travellers.

  • If you want to change the hotel or modify the room, please don’t hesitate to ask your Indian tour guide. 

  • Optional excursions and additional services will be provided for which you will be charged additionally.

  • For special requests like room locations, double/twin beds, smoking rooms & non-smoking rooms, etc., inform your Indian tour guide beforehand.

  • Hotel check-in and check-out times are fixed and there is no guarantee of early/late check-in or check out unless you have paid for it.

  • Cancellation charges: 31 days or less - 100% cancellation charge.


Agra, Delhi, Jaipur, Fatehpur Sikri

Architecture
Architecture Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
History
History Tour
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starting from
USD 448
Type of Tour

Private or Group Tour

Departures

This tour is offered throughout the year on the following days of the week.

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday 09:00
  • Saturday 09:00
  • Sunday 09:09