9. From Delhi: 7-Day Golden Triangle Tour & Ranthambore Safari
Day 01: Delhi - Arrival - Pickup - Sightseeing - Overnight Begins in Delhi, where you will be greeted by our chauffeur/Representative at your Hotel/Delhi Airport/Railway station. Meet your guide and begin your sightseeing in the capital of India. Delhi city is a fusion of old and contemporary. Today you will explore New and Old Delhi, visit Jama Masjid, which is the largest mosque in the country and then enjoy an amazing ride on a rickshaw to Chandni Chowk, one of the oldest markets. Next, visit Raj Ghat and pay your homage to the father of the nation. Next to New Delhi, drive past the India Gate, President House and the Parliament House. Lastly, you will be taken to Qutub Minar, the 12th-century victory tower. After your Delhi tour, Check-in at your pre-booked hotel. Overnight in Delhi. Day 02: Delhi - Agra (200 Kms) At 8 AM after your breakfast, you will be driven to Agra via express highway (200 KMS 3-4 hours). check-in to your hotel. After freshening up, start your tour with guide. Explore the Red fort of Agra. It was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal Dynasty until 1638, one of the marvellous buildings built by the Mughals. Later in the evening Taj Mahal at sunset, which is built using white marble. It attracts people's minds from all over the world to see every year like love at first sight. Taj Mahal is the symbol of the eternal love of Shah Jahan who had built this in the memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. After your tour, come back to the hotel and overnight stay at the hotel. Day 03: Agra - Ranthambore (290 Kms) After breakfast, check out of your hotel. Then, you will be driven to Ranthambore. Along the way, you'll visit Fatehpur Sikri, a beautifully abandoned medieval city built in the 16th century by Emperor Akbar, the capital of the Mughal Empire. Fifteen years later, it was mysteriously abandoned due to the lack of water. Today, it is completely preserved. Continue driving to Ranthambore, one of Asia’s best wildlife sanctuaries. Experience some of the most breathtaking sights and sounds of Indian wildlife. Observe the splendour of tigers in the natural environment. Check-in at the hotel upon arrival. Overnight in Ranthambore. Day 04: Ranthambhore - 2 Game Drives Ranthambhore is not only a national park, but also an ideal habitat for Bengal tigers and various wildlife species, and is an amazing example of a tiger sanctuary in India. Head to the tiger sanctuary early to meet the world's most agile, fearsome and endangered cat. Home to a large tiger population, sighting these magnificent creatures is not difficult. You will have an early morning (6-9 AM) Game Drive. Back to the hotel for freshening up and enjoy your breakfast. After lunch, at 2:30 PM, begin your Evening Jungle Safari in the National Park. Our driver will pick you up and drive you to Ranthambore Jungle for 3-4 hours Game Drive in Shared Jeeps to view the Great Indian Tiger. Overnight in Ranthambore. Day 05: Ranthambhore - Jaipur (190 Kms) Today, drive to Jaipur. Stop on the way to get Rajasthan village life experience at Abhaneri Stepwell (The well is from the 8th century, it was designed to save water as much as possible. Chand Baori consists of 3,500 narrow steps over 13 floors). Upon arrival, back to the hotel to check-in. Overnight in Jaipur. Day 06: Jaipur City Tour After your early breakfast in Jaipur, meet your guide and begin your sightseeing from the Amer Fort, which is placed at the top of Aravalli Hill. A magnificent and extensive palace complex. After the fort, you can head to the City Palace, the then seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur. The blend of Mughal and Rajput architecture is amazing here. Next to the City Palace is Jantar Mantar, a magnificent observatory that features the world's largest stone sundial. There will also be photo stops for Jal Mahal (water palace), Hawa Mahal (wind palace). You may also explore the bustling and colourful local market in The Pink City. After an amazing tour, come back to your hotel for an overnight stay. Day 07: Jaipur - Delhi - Departure - Tour Ends (270 Kms) Today, after breakfast and as per your Flight Schedule, depart from Jaipur to reach Delhi/Airport. The journey will take approx 5 hours 280 Kms, depending on the traffic. On reaching Delhi, our driver will drop you at your Hotel/Airport. You will take back lovely memories of many enchanting destinations on your Golden Triangle Tour.