Golden Temple with Golden Triangle Tour covers the famous tourist destinations of Agra, Jaipur, and Delhi along with the most holy city of Sikhs-Amritsar. In these 7 nights 8 days tour, the tourists gets to see the famous monuments of the world like The Taj Mahal in Agra, Amer Fort in Jaipur, India Gate in Delhi and the Golden Temple in Amritsar.
Length of the Tour: 7 Nights and 8 Days
Places Covered: Delhi – Amritsar, Agra, Jaipur and Delhi
Arrival in Delhi .The delegate of Golden Temple with Varanasi tour welcomes the tourist’s on their arrival in Delhi. After being accorded with a warm welcome the visitors are escorted to its Hotel for an overnight stay.
2nd Day :
Sightseeing, Paying Obeisance and Shopping in Delhi-: The second day of the tour is spent in touring this National Capital of India . Incidentally, it has been the premier city for rulers of ancient, medieval and modern India. The Qutab Minar, The Humayun’ s Tomb, The Red Fort , The Jama Masjid , The Purana Quila, The Raj Ghat , The Rashtrapati Bhawan , The India Gate , The Lotus Temple, The Birla Mandir , The Sacred Heart Cathedral are some of its famous monuments . Before checking into the hotel for an overnight stay the tourists are free to go for shopping spree at Khan Market, Sarojini Nagar and Connaught Place .
3rd Day :
Delhi To Agra On the third day , Golden Temple with Taj Tour moves for The City of Taj Mahal –Agra. . On arrival at this historic city , the visitors proceeds for Taj Mahal- a white marble dome mausoleum . Also known as monument of Love it was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in remembrance of his spouse Mumtaz Mahal.. In addition to Taj Mahal , Agra also has other great tourist sites like Akbar’s tomb in Sikandra, Itmad-ud-daulah’s Tomb and Agra Fort . On the end of a memorable tour to Agra , it is time to proceed to Delhi for the continuation of the future travel program of the tour. On arrival in Delhi , the guests retire in the hotel for an overnight stay.
4th Day :
Agra To Jaipur : Golden Temple with Golden Triangle tour moves to Jaipur on the 4th day . On the way the tour passes through Fatehpur Sikri . Emperor’s Akbar former Political Capital. Before it lost it’s relevance due to paucity of water , This historical city was of paramount importance from 1571 to 1585. This regal city of Akbar was an architectural marvel . Jodhabai's palace, Panch Mahal, Diwan-i-Khas, Salim Chisti- Tomb are some of the amazing structures of Fatehpur Sikri which was primarily built of red sandstone. On the completion of the tour of this erstwhile city of Akbar , the tour makes a headway to Jaipur also known as Pink city of India. On arrival at this Capital city of Rajasthan , the tourist retire in its hotel for an overnight stay.
5th Day :
Jaipur- Sightseeing and Shopping Today one will explore the outstanding tourist sites and markets of Jaipur . Known as Pink City of India , it was founded by by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II in 1727. Amer Fort, City Palace , Hawa Mahal - palace of winds and Jantar Mantar-the famed observatory are some of its great places of interest In the evening the tourists go on a shopping spree for famous Rajasthani artifacts , antiques , precious and semi precious stones, jewels , brassware etc.
6th Day :
Jaipur –Delhi : Next day The Golden Temple with Golden Triangle Tour again moves back to Delhi . On arrival at the Capital of India , the tourists retire into the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.
7th Day :
Delhi To Amritsar . On the seventh day the tour will move to Amritsar –The City of The Golden Temple . This number one Sikh Shrine is the most important Sikh religious site . This famous Gurudwaras of Sikhs is also known as Harmandir Sahib or Darbar Sahib. Built in 1604 AD , Golden Temple is an abode to Guru Granth Sahib - the eleventh Sikh Guru. Notably, The first ten Gurus of Sikhism in the ascending order are Guru Nanak, Guru Angad, Guru Amar Das, Guru Ram Das, Guru Arjan ,Guru Hargobind,Guru Har Rai, Guru Har Krishan ,Guru Tegh Bahadur and Guru Gobind Singh . Soon after praying at Golden Temple , the visitor moves out on a visit to other Gurudwara’s and temples existing in the Amritsar City.
In addition to Golden Temple , Amritsar is a home to two other important tourist sites.. Jalianwala Bagh and Wagah Border occupy a top position among the tourist attractions of Amritsar . Jallianwala Bagh bears testimony to one of the world’s worst carnage. It was on a fateful Monday afternoon of April 13, 1919 , that a senior British Army officer Reginald Dyer, ordered his soldiers to fire on thousands of unarmed Indian people. The natives had gathered for a protest meeting against the cruel policies pursued against them by the Colonial British Government . In this mad shooting frenzy over 1000 innocent people lost their lives. Over 2000 people suffered brutal injuries . Even today , the bullet marks on the robust walls of the Jalianwala Bagh reminds humanity of the macabre act piloted by General Dyer.
The Wagah Border lies on the Grand Trunk road between the Indian Punjab City of Amritsar and Pakistani Punjab City of Lahore. Every evening ,the flag lowering ceremony by the soldiers of both India and Pakistan takes place at this border. Wagah Border is a great sight to watch Indian soldiers in Khaki uniform and Pakistani soldiers in dark green outfit meticulously completing the formality of flag lowering .The tourists retire for the night in the relaxing comforts of Amritsar Hotel.
8th Day :
End of The Tour Today ,The seven nights and eight days Golden Temple with Varanasi Tour comes to end . The tourists will be escorted back to Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport .They will now board their respective flight for their onward journey .