golden triangle tour with Golden Temple

India Package Cost 6 Nights / 7 Days
SEASONS WITH VALIDITY High Season: January to March – 2014
October to March - 2015
Low Season: April to September - 2014
April to September - 2015
PAX SLABS Min 2 Pax Min 4 Pax Min 2 Pax Min 4 Pax
Standard 3* Hotels 490 US$ per person 440 US$ per person 460 US$ per person 415 US$ per person
Deluxe 4* Hotels 505 US$ per person 455 US$ per person 485 US$ per person 440 US$ per person
Premium 5* Hotels 610 US$ per person 565 US$ per person 545 US$ per person 495 US$ per person

Price Includes

  • 06 night’s accommodation on twin sharing at the hotels mentioned above or similar as per the itinerary.
  • Daily buffet breakfast at all places in the hotels
  • Services of an English speaking local city guide shall be provided during sightseeing & excursion tours as per the itinerary (Day 2 to Day 6).
  • Special welcome at the airport on arrival with garlanding.
  • 02/04 return train ticket for Delhi-Amritsar-Delhi
  • 02 bottle of Mineral water will be provided everyday during sightseeing tour.
  • RDI representative for assistance on all arrival and departure transfers.
  • All transfers, excursions and sightseeing tours will be by air-conditioned transportation.
  • 02 Paying Pax: 01 Air-conditioned Tata Indigo / Swift Desire
  • 03 to 04 Paying Pax: 01 Air-conditioned Toyota Innova
  • All currently applicable taxes, including Government service tax.

Price Excludes

  • Expenses of personal nature like tipping, laundry, telephone/fax calls, alcoholic/non- alcoholic beverages, camera/video camera fee at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure tax, any insurance etc.
  • Any meals other than the mentioned.
  • Porterage at all hotels, railway station & airports.
  • Any other services not mentioned in the inclusions.
  • Our Cost is not valid for any period other than mentioned above.
  • Monument entrance fee.

Special Notes

  • Hotel Check-In / Check-out time 1200 hrs (Noon)
  • Taj Mahal remains closed on Friday.
  • Tipping for Guide; Driver & Helper US$ 5 per person per day (Adult & Child)
  • Prices are subject to change with any increase in the cost.
  • Rates include only those items specified in your itinerary.
  • Kindly note that Government of Rajasthan has banned Elephant Ride for Peak Summer months to prevent the animals from the impact of high Temperature. Hence, there is no guarantee of getting Elephant Ride during your travel. However we will provide Jeeps alternatively to ascend Amber Fort, Jaipur.
  • Please note, the names of hotels mentioned above only indicate that our rates have been based on usage of these hotels. It is not to be construed that accommodation is confirmed at these hotels until and unless we convey the confirmations to you on receipt of your acceptance. However in the event of any of the above mentioned hotels not becoming available at the time of initiating the reservations, we shall book alternate accommodation at a similar or next best available hotel and shall pass on the difference of rates (supplement/reduction whatever applicable) to you.
  • In case on any currency fluctuations or amendment in local Government taxes, or any fuel hike, we reserve the right to adjust the tour price accordingly.

Introduction

Under this travel package of Rediscover India , along with the famous destinations of Delhi-Agra and Jaipur you will get an opportunity to see the famous Golden Temple of Amritsar which is regarded as the Mecca of the Sikh religion of India. This tour package provides you the combination of three themes – Historical tourism, Cultural tourism and Religious tourism – in this way, your body, mind and soul get rejuvenated on the soil of India


Program Details

DAY 1

Arrival Delhi

On Arrival, our representative will welcome you at the airport & transfer to hotel. Overnight in Delhi.

DAY 2

Delhi

After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of New Delhi & DELHI, the capital of kingdoms and empires is now a sprawling metropolis with a fascinating blend of the past and the present. Delhi is a perfect introduction to the composite culture of an ancient land and a window to the kaleidoscope - that is India. Covering the 11th century Qutub Minar , The word 'Qutub' itself, means 'pole of justice.' The Qutub Minar made of red sandstone rising to the height of 72.5mts is an architectural marvel of the 13th century. India Gate ,a majestic high arch, 42 meters high, built as a memorial to the Indian soldiers killed in the World War I. It is called the All India War Memorial. The President’s House, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial, Laxmi Narayan temple popularly .known as Birla Temple. Overnight in Delhi.

DAY 3

Delhi - Agra – Jaipur

Early morning our representative will pick you up from your hotel & transfer to railway station to board the superfast air-conditioned train to Agra. Breakfast in the train, Arrive Agra in approx. 02 hours & Proceed for the sightseeing tour of – Taj Mahal-It is a White marble memorial (seven wonders of the world )Built by Shah Jahan to his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal.Little needs to be said about this architectural wonder which is always the soul raison-de-etre for every tourist's visit to Agra., This monument took 22 years , 20,000 men laboured over to complete and designed it .It is planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa. Apart from its stunning design balance and perfect symmetry, the Taj is also noted particularly for its elegant domes, intricately carved screens and some of the best inlay work ever seen.. Agra Fort -Built by the famed Mughal emperor Akbar in 1565 AD, the fort is predominantly of red sandstone. Ensconced within is the picture perfect Pearl Mosque, which is a major tourist attraction. stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms . Afternoon deive to Jaipur & proceed for sightseeing of Fatehpur Sikri-The deserted city Fatehpur Sikri was the capital of the Mughal Empire between 1570 and 1585.It was founded by the Mughal emperor Akbar to honor the Muslim saint Shaikh Salim Chishti, who had foretold the birth of Akbar's son and heir, Jahangir. Fatehpur Sikri stands untouched and perfectly preserved; a complete medieval fortress of red sandstone, with vast central squares, exquisitely carved multi-tiered pavilions, cool terraces and formal gardens.It ia s a masterpiece of Muslim architecture. It is a 25 miles (40km) west of Agra. Arrive Jaipur & transfer to Hotel .Overnight in Jaipur.

DAY 4

Jaipur – Delhi

After breakfast, proceed for sightseeing tour of Jaipur & visit the impressive Amber Fort- located in Amber 11 km from Jaipur, It is set on the dry wrinkled Aravali Hills, and surrounded by fortified battlements. The City Palace has projecting balconies, arches and the entrances. The palace covers one-seventh of the area in Jaipur&transfer to hotel. Later visit Hawa Mahal- Constructed in 1799.It is the most sensational monument in the city of Jaipur. Hawa mahal ( Palace of Winds) from which the royal ladies, confined to their quarters, could sneak views of the outside world. The palace has 953 niches and windows. This five-story, pyramid-shaped structure is made up of small casements, each with tiny windows and arched roofs, beautifully modeled and carved. and visit the In evening transfer to railway station to board the air conditioned train to Delhi, Dinner in the train , Arrive Delhi & check into the hotel.

DAY 5

Delhi - Amritsar

Early morning our representative will pick you up from your hotel & transfer to railway station to board the superfast air-conditioned train to Amritsar. Breakfast in the train, Arrive Amritsar.& check into the hotel. In Evening visit the Wagah Border- It is about 28 kms. from Amritsar is the only border crossing between India and Pakistan. It’s an interesting experience to watch Border Retreat Ceremony takes place with the BSF on the Indian Side of the Border. The changing of the guards and the ceremonial lowering of the flags ceremony is carried out with great pomp. Wagha is the only land border open between Pakistan and India. Overnight in Amritsar.

DAY 6

Amritsar- Delhi

After breakfast visit Golden Temple- it is the most exalted of all Sikh shrines also known Harmandir Sahib Gurdwara. It is a symbol of the magnificence and strength of the Sikh people all over the world. Golden Temple is widely regarded as being amongst the most tastefully decorated shrines anywhere. The art and architecture of the temple has been praised lavishly by generations. This is an example of the spirit of tolerance and acceptance that the Sikh philosophy propounds. Also visit the Jallianwala Bagh-It is also known as the Amritsar Massacre, was named after the Jallianwala Bagh (Garden) in the northern Indian city of Amritsar, where, on April 13, 1919, British Indian Army soldiers under the command of Brigadier-General Reginald Dyer opened fire on an unarmed gathering of men, women and children. The firing lasted about 10 minutes and 1600 rounds were fired. Afternoon transfer to railway station to board the train back to Delhi. Arrive Delhi and check into the hotel. Overnight in Delhi.

DAY 7

Departure

Transfer to airport for the international flight back home with sweet memories of India.


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