Golden Triangle Tour
The golden triangle tour is the most visited organized trip that educates visitors about the heritage, deep culture and glorious history of the place. The cities included in the golden triangle tour of India are Delhi, home to the Taj Mahal – Agra and Jaipur “Pink City”, the capital of the land of Royals Rajasthan. The reflection of Rajput and Mughal era architecture is clearly evident in the lifestyle and architectural marvels of the city. Delhi is a paradise for shopaholics and foodies. While Agra will leave you spellbound with its beauty of the Taj Mahal and Jaipur will give you the royal feeling. Here in this article, you talk about a glimpse of Golden Triangle India Tour.
Golden Triangle India Tour
Agra on the bank of Yamuna river was one of the most powerful Mughal cities and they built many attractions in the city. The main attractions of the city are the Taj Mahal built using white marbles, Agra Fort parallel to the Yamuna River where Shah Jahan was held prisoner by his son. Also, he took his last breath looking at the Taj Mahal, he incorporated the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz and Sprawling Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah also called Baby Taj due to its architectural resemblance. Witness the beauty of the Taj Mahal at sunrise and you will be spellbound by its spellbinding beauty as the sun’s rays hit its facade. In the evening, you can enjoy the mesmerizing view of the Taj Mahal from Mehtab Bagh, a landscaped Mughal garden.
Jaipur is dotted with many historical monuments like the Amer Fort situated on the top of a hill overlooking Lake Maota and serving as the royal capital. Also, you can plan a Jaipur Sightseeing Tour Package during your Golden Triangle Tour and explore the City Palace reflecting the grandeur of the royal lifestyle of the Rajas, Hawa Mahal known for its small windows and built in the shape of a crown of Hindu Lord Krishna, Jal Mahal offering amazing sunrise and sunset views and Jantar Mantar an astronomical observatory. Palaces, Forts, and beautiful Temples echo the prosperous glorious past and livelihood ritual.
Delhi the bustling capital of the Red Fort built with red sand stones and was the throne of the Mughal Empire, India Gate built to commemorate the martyrs of wars, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar one of tallest masonry minarets and the Lotus Temple where one can find inner peace and is built in the shape of a lotus. The Mughal architectural style is reflected in the facades, walls, domes, halls and great gates of the architectural marvels.
Delhi to Agra Route
During the drive from Delhi to Agra, you can take the road to Fatehpur Sikri, which was the capital of the Mughals and was later abandoned due to water scarcity. Visitors can explore Buland Darwaza which was built to celebrate Akbar’s victory, Panch Mahal a five story palace, Jodha Palace made for Queen’s of Akbar with a mixture of Mughal and Rajput architecture. After that, you can visit the tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti which was made in honor of the Sufi saint covered with an intricately carved sheet of marble.
Hop aboard the cruise and discover the architectural marvels of the cities that will leave you awestruck by its beautiful attractions and incredible lifestyle. You can capture various moments from places that will last a lifetime and cover various aspects of the diverse nation.