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Taj Triangle Collection
Tourist Spots : Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, Rashtrapati Bhawan, Parliament House, Humayun Tomb, Raj Ghat, Lotus Temple, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula, Chokhi Dhani, Jantar Mantar Observatory, City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort, Sheesh Mahal
Destinations Covered : Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Neemrana
Tour Days/ Nights : 6 Nights/ 7 Days
Day 1 : Arrive New Delhi
Arrive New Delhi airport and transfer by private vehicle to your hotel.
Later today tour Old and New Delhi with your local guide. Go by cycle rickshaw through the colourful bazaars of Chandni Chowk to the Jama Masjid mosque. Visit the Red Fort and Rajghat, the site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. Also visit the Qutub Minar minaret and then drive along the impressive avenues of Sir Edwin Lutyens New Delhi to see Rashtrapati Bhawan, the official residence of the Indian President and the imposing India Gate.
Day 2 : Delhi Agra
After breakfast leave with your driver for Agra pausing en route at Sikandra, the impressive tomb of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. From Sikandra it is a short drive to Agra. Visit the imposing Red Fort on the banks of the Yamuna, established by Akbar in 1565. Continue to the Taj Mahal, the great monument to love, built by Shah Jahan as a memorial to his wife Mumtaz. Also visit the tomb of Itmad-ud- Daula, the jewel of Agra, the first Agra monument to be covered in white marble inlaid with contrasting stones.
Day 3 : Agra Jaipur (via Fatehpur Sikri)
Morning departure to the colorful city of Jaipur. Enroute visit Fatehpur Skiri - one of the finest examples of Mughal architectural splendour at its height. It is the best example of the culmination of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Fatehpur Sikri Mosque is said to be a copy of the mosque in Mecca and has designs, derived from the Persian & Hindu architecture. In the evening visit Chokhi Dhani on the outskirts of the city of Jaipur. Designed along the lines of a traditional Rajasthani village, Chokhi Dhani offers visitors the opportunity to experience the charm and aesthetic richness of traditional village life in comfort and elegance.
Enjoy a typical Rajasthani Culture.
Day 4 : Jaipur
Drive around the famous Pink City where you can visit the Jantar Mantar Observatory, City Palace and its Museum & the Hawa Mahal, also known as the Palace of Winds.
In the evening set out to Amber Fort, one of Rajasthan s most dramatic and beautiful forts. Ride an elephant up to the gateway of the fort, then explore the magnificent building. The Sheesh Mahal, or pavilion of mirrors, illuminates the chamber with a plethora of flickering lights.
Day 5 : Jaipur Neemrana
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Neemrana Fort (approx 2 hours), one of India s oldest heritage resorts. Sited on a majestic plateau, concealed in a horseshoe formation of the billion year old Aravalli ranges. Spend the day relaxing at the Fort Palace. You can take free yoga and meditation classes or endulge in ayurvedic rejuvenation and other holistic treatments. A guided tour of the 18th century Stepwell or Camel cart rides can be arranged on request.
Day 6 : Neemrana Delhi
Morning at leisure. The drive back to Delhi is approx 2 hours. In the evening enjoy the Sound & Light Show at the Red Fort.
Day 7 : Delhi Departure
Day free to relax or go shopping.