Golden Triangle Tour
India, the land of legends-both historical and mythological has long been one of the most popular tourist destinations among the South-Eastern countries. The Golden Triangle is the most popular tourist circuit of India which includes three important north-western cities: Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. These three cities possess immense amount of mythological, historical as well as political weight and the same time all three cities comprises of numerous iconic places and things which offer the maximum satisfaction for the wondering souls to know more about the country, its history, culture, heritage and its present form.
The Golden Triangle Tour usually comprises of a minimum of seven or eight days trip to the 15-days one. There are several tour operators and tourist agents arrange these trips with a variety of itineraries at various ranges. The Golden Triangle Tour is particularly popular among the foreign tourists as in this tour they get to visit some of the bests of the north Indian region at the culturally and geographically diverse landscapes. The total distance covered by this circuit is about 1000 km by road. Each leg of this trip takes about four to six house of drive. There are also rail and flight options available under the demands and priorities of the tourists.
Delhi, Agra and Jaipur covering the north-western parts of India have their own glorious pasts. These cities were also somewhat linked to each other which set them apart from the other cities of this region and thus the golden triangle has become a must-visit place for both Indian and international tourists to literally face India’s historical past.
Delhi, India’s political capital does not only reflect the country’s historical values, it also has a remarkable mythological importance. Indraprastha, as it was mentioned in the greatest epic of the world, Mahabharata was the chief city of the entire north and central India that also happened to be at the crux of power and wealth among the Northern India cities. And Historically, Delhi always became the gateway of this country whenever an invader from the north-western or the central Asian region stepped his first foot towards India.
The Greek, Turkish, and Mongolian-every invader made Delhi their first important stop and eventually Delhi became a vibrant witness of some most significant historical events. This city houses a legion of historical monuments starting from the Jama Masjid, Qutub Minar, Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, Jantar Mantar, Tughlakabad Fort, Safdarjung Tomb, Salimgarh Fort, Humayun’s Tomb etc. of the medieval era to the Connaught Place, India Gate and Rajpath, Sansad Bhavan, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Lodhi Garden, Akshardham Temple etc. of the British colonial and the modern era.
Delhi offers the most amazing concoction of old and new. Like the history lovers find Delhi an attractive place to visit, Delhi is also the heaven for the shopaholic as the city provides with most of the renowned national and international brands. Food, especially the Mughlai cuisine and the street foods of Delhi are the most desirable things for the foodies.
Agra, a city of medieval heritage is situated at the bank of River Yamuna in the state of Uttar Pradesh and possesses immense historical value. The pride of India, the best example of architectural marvel the Taj Mahal is situated at this city. Though Agra was founded by Sultan Sikandar Lodi it was the Mughals starting from Babur to Aurangzeb who made Agra their hometown. The eve striking buildings and monuments of Mughal era still mesmerize the tourists. Apart from the Taj Mahal, the Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri are also declared as the World Heritage Sites by the UNESCO.
Jaipur also known as the Pink City is the capital of Rajasthan, the most popular Indian state among both the Indian and International tourists. The state alone attracts almost 14 percent of the total foreign visitors in India. Rich in cultural diversity and a glorious historical past make this state pull lakhs of tourists each year. Amber Fort, City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Jantar- Mantar are some of the must-visit places in Jaipur. This magnificent city is famous for its amicable hospitality for which the trips become more pleasant and enjoyable.
The Golden Triangle Tours is one-of-a-kind trip to re-visit the grand and glorious past of the Northern India. The tourists can choose between several customized itineraries suiting their preferences.