DURATION: 8 Nights / 9 Days
DESTINATION COVERED : DELHI – AGRA – JAIPUR – FATEHPUR SIKRI – BHARATPUR – RANTHAMBORE – JAIPUR – DELHI
What are the 2 quintessential elements of the perfect holiday – the ladies would say culture and the men would say adventure tour. Well, we got you both in one terrific, 6 Night, 7 Day itinerary. Ranthambhore national park is famous for tiger while Bharatpur bird sanctuary is famous for birds watching tour in india. The Golden Triangle with Ranthambore Safari Tour takes you to the adventure, besides the culturally insightful Golden Triangle Tour that has been intentionally integrated to offer you the best of everything. The tour begins from Delhi, completes the Golden Triangle corridor via Jaipur and Agra and later proceeds to the Ranthambore tiger safari.
DAY 1 - Delhi (Arrival)
Arrive Delhi, meet Ae Travels representative at the airport & transfer to hotel. Rest of the day free for leisure or city tour. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 2 - Delhi
After a leisurely breakfast sightseeing tour of New Delhi where ornate buildings recall the days when India was the Jewel in the crown of the British empire. Visit the 11th century Qutab Minar, India Gate and the grand government buildings, the President's House, Red fort, Mahatma Gandhi Memorial. Also visit Laxmi Narayan temple popularly known as Birla Temple. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 3 - Delhi - Agra
Early morning breakfast, pick up from hotel & drive to Agra. Arrive Agra in approx. 04 hours & transfer to hotel. Later visit the magnificent Taj Mahal - one of the seven wonders of the world surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. 20,000 men laboured for over 17 years to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife. Also visit the Agra fort – the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms. Evening free to explore the Agra's rich heritage of handicrafts in its markets. Night stay in Agra of Golden Triangle Package With Birds And Tiger.
Day 4 - Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Bharatpur
After breakfast drive to Bharatpur - lying between the cities of Agra and Jaipur in the north-west is famous for Keoladeo Ghana bird sanctuary which is a home to an astonishing range of flora and fauna. Birds come to this national park in waves enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri- a perfectly preserved red sandstone “ghost town” which was the estranged capital of mughal emperor Akbar, built in 1569 and deserted when its water supply failed. Arrive Bharatpur and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Night stay in Bharatpur of Golden Triangle Packages.
Day 5 - Bharatpur - Ranthambhore
Morning have a completely rewarding experience of seeing an overwhelming range of birds during the rickshaw ride into the Keoladeo Ghana National Park. Later drive to Ranthambhore- famous for the wildlife sanctuary which is said to have the India's friendliest Tigers and also considered to be the best place in the world to photograph the tiger in its natural habitat. Arrive Ranthambhore & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Ranthambhore.
Day 6 - Ranthambore
Early morning 3 hrs Jungle safari in a Canter (a vehicle which is open on the top) enjoy the game viewing in the national park and back to the hotel. After lunch a second visit in the national park. Night stay in Ranthambhore.
Day 7 - Ranthambhore - Jaipur
Morning Jungle safari . The park, which is one of the finest tiger reserves in the country is the main attraction of Ranthambore. Later drive to Jaipur - the fabled “pink city” of the desert named after Jai Singh, the former Maharaja of Jaipur. This is the only city in the world symbolizing the nine divisions of the universe through the nine rectangular sectors subdividing it. The palaces and forts of the yesteryears, which were witnesses to the royal processions and splendours are now living monuments. Arrive Jaipur & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Jaipur.
Day 8 - Jaipur - Delhi
After breakfast checkout from hotel & visit the majestic Amber Fort, is one that cannot be easily described. Ride up on Elephants to the former capital of the royals set against the backdrop of the wooded hills. Later visit the City Palace, Palace of Winds also known as Hawa Mahal, this elaborate building, now little more than a façade, is encrusted with delicate screen sand carved balconies from which the royal ladies, confined to their quarters, could sneak views of the outside world. Past, present and future merge at Jai Singh's observatory, where time has been accurately measured since the 17th century. Evening drive to Delhi. Arrive Delhi & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi.
Day 9 - Delhi - Departure
Morning at leisure. Afternoon drive to Delhi & transfer to airport to board the onward flight.
*Note - The above itinerary is a suggested one. Leela Tours can do customization in Golden Triangle Tour package to make an itinerary as per your need and comfort, special interest and requirement which can be adding new places to visit or changing the sequence of whole package.