Golden Triangle with Shimla

Golden Triangle with Shimla

Golden Triangle with Shimla :  Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Shimla : 11 days 

Day 01                Arrive Delhi

On arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal III, meet and greet at the airport and then transfer to the hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Delhi.

Day 02                  In Delhi

After breakfast, full day sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi.
The visit of the old city ( belongs to XVIIth century) includes the Great Mosque, Jama Masjid and the Red Fort, a perfect example of Mughal architecture built by Emperor Shah Jahan between 1639 and 1648. Enjoy cycle rickshaw ride around the colorful giant bazaar, ChandniChowk.
In the new part of the city visit – theQutabMinar (built in XIIth century), a splendid monument minaret of the Afghan period. Raj Ghat, the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, and the Mausoleum of Humayun – a huge building that inspired Persians, is the precursor of the TajMahal. Rajpath, the equivalent of the Champs Elysees in France, the India Gate (erected in the memory of unknown soldiers died during First World War), The Parliament, and the house of the President.
Overnight in Delhi

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Day 03                  Drive Delhi – Agra (220 Kms / 04 hours)

After breakfast drive by surface for Agra, the city of Seventh wonder of the world. Agra which is known for its world famous buildings constructed by the Great Mughals, situated on the bank of the river. On arrival in Agra, check into hotel. After a short rest proceed for the visit of Agra Fort – the construction of the massive fort was began by Emperor Akbar following with the additions by the different Mughal emperors.
Overnight in Agra.

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Day 04                  Drive Agra – Jaipur (250 Kms / 05 hours) Enroute Fatehpur Sikri

Early morning the sunrise visit of the famous TAJ MAHAL This spectacular white marble mausoleum was built by Emperor Shah Jehan for his beloved wife, MumtazMahal. It is a most extravagant monument ever built for love. The shimmering reflection in the water channels is truly breathtaking. After viewing TajMahal, return back to the hotel.
After breakfast drive to Jaipur. Popularly known as the Pink City, was built in 1727 AD by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, designed in accordance with ShilpaShastra, an ancient Hindu treatise on architecture. En-route visit FathepurSikri, this magnificent fortified city was the Capital of the Mughal Empire between 1517 and 1585, but had to leave because of shortage of water. After the visit, continue your drive for Jaipur.On arrival in Jaipur, check into hotel.
Overnight in Jaipur

Day 05                  In Jaipur

After breakfast full day sightseeing tour of Jaipur visiting — The Amber Fort situated on the one of the ancient ranges Aravali Hills, 11 kms from Jaipur which was the ancient capital of Jaipur Maharaja, a good example of Rajput style architecture. A slow elephant ride takes you to the top of the Fort, which houses several graceful buildings and a temple of Kali. Later visit City Palace and Observatory. City palace is a blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. The son of the last maharaja and his family still reside in the part of the palace. Observatory – JantarMantar, built by Jai Singh in 18th Century which is the finest observatory built by Jai Singh out of five Observatories.
Overnight in Jaipur.

Day 06                  Drive Jaipur – Delhi (265 Kms / 06 hours)

Morning after breakfast drive to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi, check into hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure or visiting the surroundings on your own.
Overnight in Delhi

Day 07                  Train Delhi – Kalka (Shatabdi Express) & Toy Train Kalka – Shimla

Morning after breakfast drive to Delhi railway station to board train for Kalka – situated at the foothills of the Himalayas. On arrival in Kalka railway station connect further toy train to Shimla. The train will be taking you up to the height of around 7000 ft and takes around 5 hours passes through the lush green valleys and beautiful hill station, the train gives such a joyride that would be unforgettable lifetime experience. Meet on arrival at Shimla railway station and transfer to the hotel. Shimla – “Queen of Hill Stations,” surrounded by forests of pine, oak, and rhododendron. Despite its modernity, Shimla still retains its colonial air, and is one of the most popular hill stationin India. The next couple of days will two be spent at leisure walking around the Valley and visiting the Mall Road. Shimla is a complete relaxing and enjoyable place.
Overnight in Shimla.

Day 08                 In Shimla

After breakfast sightseeing tour of Shimla visiting Jakhoo temple- The temple being situated at the highest peak of Shimla gives a stunning view of the Shimla town. The temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman, Viceregal Lodge, State museum etc. Spend rest of the day at leisure walking around the mall raod.
Overnight in Shimla.

Day 09                    In Shimla

Full day at leisure to explore the surroundings on your own.
Overnight in Shimla

Golden Triangle tours with Shimla

Day 10                    Drive Shimla – Kalka (90 Kms / 03 hours) & Train Kalka – Delhi (Shatabdi Express)

Morning after breakfast drive to Kalka railway station to board train for Delhi. Met on arrival at Delhi railway station and trasfer to the hotel.
Overnight in Delhi

Day 11                    Depart Delhi

Transfer to Delhi International airport in time to board flight for back home.

Our Golden Triangle with Shimla tour package is just a suggestion of itinerary and can be modified as per your preference and requirement. Therefore, do not hesitate to inform us and we will do the needful.

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