In this Golden Triangle tour with Haridwar and Rishikesh we will take you to the spiritual journey of the divine land of Uttarakhand state of India. This holy place is known as Haridwar and Rishikesh in which Haridwar denotes to the gateway of the god and Rishikesh refers to the hair of sages. In this 9 days tour plan you will enjoy the tremendous journey of India’s top historical cities like Delhi, Agra and Jaipur along with the panoramic views of river Ganges by visiting the spiritual centre of India Haridwar and Rishikesh.
Upon reaching at New Delhi airport we will welcome you in Indian tradition way and you will be transferred to your pre booked hotel. After refreshment our representative provides you all tour related documents and handed over the travel documents. Stay overnight at hotel.
After breakfast start the tour of Delhi with the visit of India’s famous Mosque-Jama Masjid. Then drive past to the Red fort the well known Mughal fort. Afterwards visit “Raj Ghat” a memorial for Mahatma Gandhi the father of nation. Continue your drive to visit the India Gate. Afternoon visit the Humanyun’s Tomb and also visits one of the best photogenic site lotus temple Delhi. Afterwards you will proceed to visit Qutub Minar which is the world’s tallest tower. Stay overnight at your hotel in Delhi.
After breakfast drive to Jaipur which is also famous as Pink City which will take around 5 hours to reach. Upon reaching Jaipur check-in to your hotel rc and after refreshment start your sightseeing of Jaipur city which includes the royal City Palace (maharajas museum), Hawa Mahal specially built for royal ladies to observe the daily life of the street from the windows, Later visit the Astronomical observatory which is also called Jantar Mantar Afterwards you will enjoy the shopping at Jaipur markets which is a paradise for the shopping lovers. Stay overnight at hotel.
After breakfast checkout from your hotel and visit the landmark of Jaipur the Amber fort which is set on top of a hill and known as the pride of Jaipur city. Here you will get chance to enjoy the elephant ride to reach on the main arena of Amber fort. After the visit continue your drive towards Agra city which is around 250 km and takes around 4 hours to reach. En-route visit the spectacular ghost town Fatehpur sikri built by the great emperor Akbar. This place is famous for Jodhabai’s palace, Tansen ka Chabutra, Buland Darwaza and Panch Mahal. Upon reaching Agra city stay at your hotel.
Start your day by visiting the Taj Mahal at sunrise, Taj Mahal is known for its perfect symmetry and world class architecture in all over the world. Clicking pictures of rising sun from the Taj is an extra ordinary experience. Early morning visit the Taj Mahal the epitome, this is one of the mega structure of 16 th century and the most expensive too. After complete the visit of Taj Mahal come back to your hotel for breakfast. Have some rest and again start your tour for the Agra Fort the huge fort of mughal emperors overlooking the Taj Mahal. Also visit the tomb of Itmad Ud Daulah standing on the bank of river Yamuna looks similar as a Jewel box. In the evening proceed to visit the Moonlit Garden or Mehtab Garden which is located on the opposite side of Taj Mahal and perfect venue for sunset photography of Taj Mahal. Later enjoy the shopping as Agra is very famous for the Marble inlay products, handicrafts article, souvenirs etc. Stay overnight in Agra.
Early morning have your breakfast and checkout. You will start your drive for Delhi en-route visit the city of Lord Krishna Mathura-Vrindavan. Mathura is the birth place of Lord Krishna so it is visited by millions of people all over the world. Here you will visit Krishna Janmbhoomi, Dwarkadheesh Temple, Iskcon temple, Bankey Bihari temple and Prem Mandir. After the sightseeing of this holy city continue your drive towards Delhi Stay overnight at hotel.
After breakfast check-out from your hotel and drive towards Haridwar which is around 4 to 5 hours drive from Delhi. Upon reaching get refresh at your hotel. Afterwards start sightseeing of Har Ki Pauri which means the step to the god. This plays an important role in Hindu Mythology here the pilgrims are coming to take a holy dip in to the river Ganges at the bank of Har Ki Pauri and offering special prayers in the evening. Also visit the Mansa Devi temple dedicated to the goddess Mansa which is located on a hill and you will enjoy the cable car ride to reach up to this temple. People believe goddess Mansa as wishfull Goddes so the pilgrims are coming here from every part of India. From the top of this temple you will enjoy the helicopter shots of this holy city and river Ganges. Stay overnight at your hotel.
The second sacred place Rishikesh is only 16 km from Haridwar. Upon reaching, enjoy the outstanding views of mountains, river Ganges and a series of temples, motels, and hotels standing on the bank of river Ganges. The famous sightseeing here are the Laxman Jhula which is the landmark of this city and one of the most photogenic spot of Rishikesh. Also visit the 13 steps temple dedicated to Lord shiva,Swarg Ashram, Geeta Bhawan etc. Enjoy your sumptuous meals at Ram Jhula at Chotiwala Restaurant where a man painted in different colors standing outside the restaurant to welcome his guests with his standing position pony tail. Lots of travelers enjoy yoga session at the famous Ashrams and you can also take part in the activity and later in the evening enjoy the best evening Aarti ceremony at “Parmarth Niketan” which is full of music and chanting of mantras and devotional songs which will mesmerize you and will take you to the next world Stay overnight at your hotel.
On the last day of your tour we will transfer you back to Delhi airport to catch your flight for your home.