This is a short and crisp tour of Golden Triangle circuit in North India covering power centers of India for more than 500 years, Heritage of Delhi - the Capitol of India, Agra & Fatehpur Sikri - the earstwhile capitols of Mughal Empire and Jaipur - the capitol of Rajput Empire of Rajasthan...
On arrival transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at Delhi.
After breakfast go for sightseeing tour of Capitol state of India. Visit- Qutab Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, India Gate, Lakshminarayan Temple, Jama Masjid and Bahai temple, .Overnight stay at Delhi.
Morning after breakfast leave for Agra by road, to reach by afternoon. En route visit mausoleum of Itmad Ud Daula that was built by Empress Noor Jahan, nine years before the construction of the Taj Mahal was begun. It is the first Mughal era building of all white marble, with designs that are even more delicate than those of the Taj Mahal. Almost the entire surface is covered with mosaics inlaid with semi-precious stones, and marble latticework decorates entrance arches, inside walls and screens on arrival check in at hotel. Later in evening Visit the incomparable Taj Mahal. Commissioned by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial to his dead wife, Mumtaz Mahal, the mausoleum is the result of hard work of more than 20,000 workmen and 22 years, from 1631 to 1653, to complete. Overnight stay at Agra.
Morning after breakfast visit Agra Fort built by three generations of Mughal emperors. From an interior pavilion you can see the Taj Mahal appearing across the River Yamuna as a distant mirage. Also visitSikandra Fort. Later leave for Jaipur by road En route stop at Fatehpur Sikri, the 16th century Medieval Capital city of the Mughal’s abandoned barely six years after its completion. Its wealth of beautiful red sandstone structures contains the emperor's apartments, the Hall of Private Audience where the emperor received and conferred with special visitors, the carved, airy Apartment called the Turkish Sultana's House; the Hall of Public Audience, a courtyard Pachisi Board where, it is said, colorfully dressed ladies of the court served as pieces in chess games Played by royalty, and elegant five storied pavilion called Panch Mahal. On arrival in Jaipur check in hotel. Evening free at leisure. Overnight stay at Jaipur.
Today is the day for sightseeing tour of Pink City. Morning after breakfast visit Amber fort – commenced by Raja Man Singh in 1600 AD and then completed by Sawai Jai Singh in the 18th century. The fort is an example of fascinating blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture built in red sandstone and white marble. The highlight of the fort is the Sheesh Mahal (Mirror Palace), a palace known for its craftsmanship in mirrors. You can enjoy the elephant ride while climbing the Fort. After lunch visit the old city of Jaipur “Pink city” built in 18th century by King Jai Singh. Visit: City Palace, the observatory of 18th century - Jantar Mantar and fanciful Hawa Mahal or Palace of breeze. Overnight stay at Jaipur.
Morning after breakfast leave for Delhi by surface. Arrive Delhi by afternoon to end the tour.