Golden Triangle with Mumbai and Goa - PI-212
India abounds with a choice of locations; from cultural to heritage places; from beach resorts to mountain getaways and much more. To begin with take the tour of the famous Northern Golden traingle with Delhi - Agra and Jaipur. The extension to Goa, will take you to a beautiful place perpetually on holiday 365 days of the year! The monuments and the sea side... this tour gives you one of the finest tours in India.
Day 1: Delhi
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - Friday, October 26, 2018
On arrival, you will be met by our representative & transferred to hotel. Apart from being the Capital of worlds largest democracy, Delhi is a fascinating city with pleasant contradictions. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2: Delhi
Friday, October 26, 2018 - Saturday, October 27, 2018
After breakfast in the morning half day city tour of Old Delhi visiting Raj Ghat
- The Mausoleum of Mahatma Gandhi. Afternoon half day city tour of New Delhi. Drive past President House, Parliament House
(House of Representatives) and The India Gate
-The War Memorial (stop for photography), Qutub Minar
- 72.55 meters, high Victory Tower.
Later visit the Lotus Temple
. Also visit the Humayun's Tomb
- built of red sandstone and is a first substantial example of the Mughal architecture.
Overnight stay in Delhi. overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: Delhi - Agra
Saturday, October 27, 2018 - Sunday, October 28, 2018
After breakfast early morning drive to Agra(205 Kms), the city of the TAJ. Upon arrival, check-in at hotel.Visit Taj Mahal
built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan in the year 1652 as a memorial for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal.
The grandeur called the Taj is perhaps the most photographed, filmed, described and sketched building of the world. An inspiration for innumerous artists over the centuries, the Taj is an ode to love.
Later during the day visit the The Agra Fort
, the magnificent structure which at its very first sight looks invincible. The fort had been the seat of the Mughal power till the capital was shifted to Delhi by Emperor Shah Jehan.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 4: Agra - Jaipur
Sunday, October 28, 2018 - Monday, October 29, 2018
Morning after breakfast drive to Jaipur- the pink city of India.
Enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri
(40 kms. from Agra)- once the capital of Mughal Empire and abandoned after 15 years due to scarcity of water. Its fortifications and Palaces are in a wonderful state of preservation.
Upon arrival check-in at hotel.
Later in the evening time free to go around the city and drive past the Hawa Mahal
or the Palace of windows. Witness the charm of the old city of Jaipur during the evenings.
Later visit the local handicraft showrooms / jewelry showrooms to see and buy the intricacies in various kind of art work.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 5: Jaipur
Monday, October 29, 2018 - Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Post breakfast move for a trip of the city, visit Amber Fort-remarkable for the majestic grandeur of its surroundings as for its sturdy battlements and beautiful palaces. Climb up to the fort on the back of an Elephant or by jeep.
Later in the afternoon visit the City Palace
where a part is still the residence of the erstwhile royalty. Enjoy the wonderful museum located inside the palace. Next to palace is the observatory or the Jantar Mantar
as it is commonly known. This observatory is so scientifically built that it can give you an accurate time.
Evening free for the Shopping.Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 6: Jaipur - Goa
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Morning post breakfast, transfer to the airport for flight to Goa via Mumbai.Upon arrival at Goa, transfer to the hotel. Afternoon free at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 7: Goa
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - Thursday, November 1, 2018
After breakfast half day visit to Panjim City. Panjim, a former fishing Village, is now a town throbbing with business and tourists in abundance.
Visit the oldest monument in Panjim is the Idalco or Adil Shahs Palace built in 1490 and there is also the beautiful Church of Mary Immaculate Conception
. Also visit the famous church The Bom Jesus Basilica
. Afternoon relax at the beach. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8: Goa
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - Friday, November 2, 2018
Post breakfast in the morning, head to the nearest beach to relax the whole day and enjoy the water sports.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 9: Goa - Mumbai
Friday, November 2, 2018 - Saturday, November 3, 2018
Visit the sea shore in the morning and then transfer to the airport to take flight to Mumbai.
Upon arrival at Mumbai, transfer to visit the city. Visit the Gateway of India
and the Victoria Terminus
building, now a heritage building. Drive past the Marine drive in the evening and enjoy the typical Mumbai sea beach experience.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Mumbai
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - Sunday, November 4, 2018
After breakfast transfer to International airport for onward destination.