Witness the confluences of the three major cities of India, Delhi, Agra and Jaipur and experience the entrenched culture of royal India.
The cultural land of India has witnessed an escalating growth in number of tourists, who pay a visit to this opulent land to explore and experience the exotic blend of headiness, brewing up the subcontinent of India. Pay vote to India with your feet and witness the confluences of the three major cities Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, which claim to be the major hubs of political, social and cultural activities. Golden Triangle tour can also be termed as an introductory as it makes you to witness the most admired and popular sights and wonders of India. The course between Delhi, Agra and Jaipur has been an authentic ‘India 101′, a preface to those on fixed travel schedules.
Exhibiting the religions of India, an integral part of India, Golden Triangle tours gains a status of being the most admired and sought after travel circuit in India. It opens you up with the glorious sight of magnificent Taj Mahal, imperial elegance of New Delhi and the splendor of the pink city of Jaipur. Delve into the condolence of this glamour terrain and experience a diverse variety of Golden triangle tours in India, which will take you to the route of endurance.
Start off with your tour with the landmark of India, Delhi, exploring the historical legacy of India. The city is stippled with a myriad of imposing forts and monuments are as given below along with n number of other tourist attraction that will truly enthrall the soul of the visitors. The following are:
Red Fort: Red Fort was built in 1639, when Shah Jahan decided to shift his capital from Agra to Delhi. Within eight years, the Red Fort- Qila-i-Mubarak, which happens to be Delhi’s first fort, got completed.
Jama Masjid: The Masjid-i-Jahan Numa, commonly known as Jama Masjid, is the main mosque and happens to be in Old Delhi. It was commissioned by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and was completed in the year 1656. It is one of the largest mosques in India.
Qutab Minar:Located in Qutb complex, Mehrauli in South Delhi, Qutab Minar was built by Qutub-ud-din Aibak of the Slave Dynasty, who took possession of Delhi in 1206. This red sandstone tower stands o a height of 72.5 meters and is covered with intricate carvings and verses from the Qur’an.
Lotus Temple:The Lotus Temple is a Bahá’í House of Worship and is situated in South Delhi and has been created in a shape of a lotus. It was built by Bahá’í community.
Akshardham Temple: Akshardham Temple is the largest Hindu temple in the world. Built in 2005, Akshardham has been sprawled on the land of about 100-acre. The monument is carved intricately and possesses high-technology exhibitions along with an IMAX theatre, a musical fountain, a food court and gardens.
Humayun’s Tomb: Humayun’s Tomb was built for Humayun’s widow, Hamida Banu Begum. It was designed by a Persian architect named Mirak Mirza Ghiyas. The construction of this structure was begun in 1562 and completed in 1565.
Taj Mahal: The Taj Mahal is acknowledged as the “crown of palaces”, is a white marble mausoleum nestled in the Mughal city of Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The Taj Mahal is widely recognized as “the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world’s heritage”.
Fatehpur Sikri: Fatehpur Sikri is a city and a municipal board in Agra district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. The city was founded in 1569 by the Mughal emperor Akbar. It served as the capital of the Mughal Empire from 1571 to 1585.
Agra Fort: Agra Fort is a monument, a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It is located about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal. The fort can be more accurately described as a walled city.
Take a route to the concluding destination of the travel circuit and experience the traditional Rajasthani Culture. The applauded city of Jaipur happens to be a part of the imperial state of Rajasthan and is admiringly acknowledged as the pink city. Explore and experience the colorful culture and cuisine of Rajasthan in the pride city of Jaipur by strolling down the streets of Rajasthan and witnessing the long established forts and palaces, which are well maintained and preserved in the city. The preserved relics in the city are City Palace which is the aggregate of Mughal, European and Rajput architect, Jantar Mantar which is also recognized as the place of astronomical instruments, Jaigarh Fort, Sisodia Rani Garden etc. The famous attractions are:
City Palace: It includes the Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal palaces and other buildings. The palace complex in Jaipur was the seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur, the head of the Kachwaha Rajput clan.
Hawa Mahal:It is literally named as the “Palace of Winds” or “Palace of the Breeze”, is a palace in Jaipur, India. It was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, and designed by Lal Chand Ustad in the form of the crown of Krishna, the Hindu god.
Amer Fort:It is also spelled and pronounced as Amber Fort and is located in Amer. Nestled atop the hill, Amer Fort was built by Raja Man Singh I in a very artistic style. It has large ramparts, series of gates and cobbled paths, the fort overlooks the Maota Lake, at its forefront.
To know more about the glorious history and extravaganza of India just embark upon the tour of North India and be aware of the accomplishments of the legendary figures of India.