8 Nights Itinerary Covering: Delhi – Agra – Jaipur - Goa
India is a land of stark contrasts, while on the one hand, it has places soaked in history, culture, and traditional heritage namely Delhi, Jaipur and Agra, while on the other hand, it has places reeling with modernity like Goa. Come let's enjoy the rich diversity of this country by going on a Golden triangle tour with Goa.
Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable India tour.
The first day of your golden triangle and Goa tour will begin from the capital of India, Delhi. Our tour representatives will escort you to your hotel from the Airport/ railway station. Rest for today and prepare your mind for a wonderful journey ahead. The rest of the day is at your leisure. You can stroll around the local market or savor delicious delicacies. You can enjoy the nightlife of Delhi and soak in the vibrant vibes of the national capital, Delhi.
Overnight stay will be at the hotel in Delhi.
On the 2nd day of the tour, after having breakfast you will visit on the sightseeing tour of the historic city of Delhi. There are many places worth visiting in this majestic town which include the Lakshmi Narayan temple, Gandhi memorial, Jama Masjid, Humayun's tomb, Qutub Minar complex, Red Fort and the Parliament House. Explore the majestic beauty of these monuments and you will be enthralled by the astounding beauty of these architectural marvels.
Overnight stay will be at the hotel in Delhi.
On the third day of your tour, we shall move towards the romantic city of Agra via road. Once we reach Agra, you will check-in at the hotel and spend some relaxing moments with your loved ones.
We will then proceed towards a sightseeing tour of Agra city which will cover the majestic Taj Mahal which is considered to be the most romantic buildings in the world and the Red Fort from where the powerful Mughals used to rule. Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Agra Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site which is famous by the name of the Red Fort. It is situated on the bank of the River Yamuna, from here you can witness the enchanting beauty of the Taj Mahal.
You will also get an opportunity to visit the tomb of Itmad-Ud-Daulah, the tomb is famous because it is a miniature version of the Taj Mahal. It is known as the draft of the Taj Mahal or the 'Baby Taj' in the local language.
Overnight stay will be at a hotel in Agra.
Today after having your baronial breakfast, you will leave for the Pink City of Jaipur. We will visit the architecturally wonderful city of Fatehpur Sikri which was built by Akbar in memory of Khwaja Salim Uddin Chishti on the way to Jaipur. This small city contains many architectural delights like the Buland Darwaza, Birbal Bhavan, Jodha Bai Palace, and the Jama masjid. The intricate artwork detailed on the stone in these historical monuments will leave you awe-stricken. Buland Darwaza is the highest gateway in the world and a perfect example of Mughal architecture. Jama Masjid is the 17th Century mosque and one of the most sought pilgrimage site.
After the exploration of the Fatehpur Sikri, you will continue your journey to Jaipur. Upon your arrival, you will have an assisted check-in at your hotel. The rest of the time is at your leisure. You can explore the nearby market of the hotel and soak in the vibrant aura of Jaipur.
After having breakfast, get ready for the sightseeing tour of Jaipur city. Today you will visit the famous Amer fort, where you can enjoy an elephant ride till the entrance of the fort. The fort is an epitome of Rajputana style of architecture and after you take in the beauty of this splendid fort, we will proceed for a sightseeing tour of Jaipur which covers the Jantar Mantar (ancient planet observatory built by the king himself) Nawab Sahab ki Haveli, the Hawa Mahal (belt for the royal ladies to see the royal processions and the city life of Jaipur) and then you will be taken to the local bazaars of Jaipur so that you can buy the souvenir for your loved ones.
Overnight stay will be at the hotel in Jaipur.
After having some sumptuous breakfast you will embark on a journey towards Goa by taking a flight from Jaipur Airport.
Upon your arrival in Goa, you will have an assisted transfer to your pre-booked hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure. You can go to the beach and take a stroll. Spend the romantic evening with the love of your life at the beachside or take evening walks and savor local delicacies on the beachside with your loved ones. You can explore the local market of Goa or enjoy the nightlife here. Anjuna flea market is a famous night market in Goa from where you can buy some souvenirs for yourself and your loved ones.
Return to the hotel after the stroll. Overnight stay at the hotel in Goa.
On the 7th day of the tour, you will go for a half-day sightseeing tour of Old Goa.
Old Goa still has some Portuguese charm as Goa was once a famous Portuguese colony. The churches and cathedrals built by the Portuguese are still mesmerizing, we will visit the Se Cathedral, Basilica of Bom Jesus and Church of Saint Francis of Assisi.
Basilica of Bom Jesus is one of the oldest churches in Goa. Here you can catch a glimpse of the casket of St. Francis of Assissi.
Se Cathedral is one of the largest churches in Goa. It was built in 1510 and is renowned for the Golden Bell which is believed to be one of the best in the world.
Saint Francis of Assisi is a Roman Catholic Church that was built by the Portuguese. The intricate sculptures and artifacts of the church are famous.
The evening will be at your leisure to explore the nightlife of Goa.
Overnight stay will be at the hotel in Goa.
Today's day is booked for a full-day tour of the beaches of Goa. Allow the silky smooth sands of Goa and the sparkling water of this beautiful beach paradise weave its magic on you. You can visit Calangute Beach, Candolim Beach, Baga Beach, and Vagator Beach. There are plenty of water sports activities that you can do in Goa such as snorkeling, jet-skiing, surfing, parasailing, scuba diving, banana boat ride, and many more. Enjoy the majestic beauty of the beaches and you can savor the local delicacies on the beachside with your loved ones. Take a long walk or soak in the warmth of the sun. Enjoy your day at the beachside.
Overnight stay will be at a hotel in Goa.
Today is the last day of your golden triangle and Goa holidays tour. We will leave for Goa airport in the evening. The morning is free for you to indulge in individual activities. You can visit the local market of Goa. Anjuna Flea Market, Mapusa Market, Panjim Market, Baga Market, and Calangute Market Square are the famous markets of Goa where you can visit to buy antiques, clothes, leather products, and other famous things.
We hope that you have enjoyed your tour and we wish to serve you again in the future.