11 Nights Itinerary Covering: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Glenburn Tea Estate - Darjeeling - Delhi
On the Golden Triangle with Tea Tour you will be delighted to visit India’s famed Golden Triangle–the Delhi-Agra-Jaipur corridor and then head northeast to visit the picturesque hill station of Darjeeling.
At the start of the journey enjoy the Sightseeing tour of Delhi covering major hotspots like the Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Gandhi Memorial, India Gate, Parliament House.
Moving further on the tour, explore the Agra Fort for its magnificent architecture. Capture the beautiful sunset at the ever beautiful Taj Mahal.
As you move further to the next leg of the journey in the Jaipur ride to thehilltop Amer Fort on a caparisoned, painted elephant.
The tour will interest you further by taking you to a tea factory tour to watch freshly plucked tea leaves processed into tea. All this is surely set to make your tour an unforgettable experience.
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.
After arriving in Delhi, meet our representative at the airport who'll escort you to one of our listed hotels. Check-in at the hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
In the morning after breakfast, proceed to a sightseeing tour of Delhi covering tourist hotspots like the Jama Masjid , Red Fort, Gandhi Memorial, India Gate, Parliament House. Besides these, some other places to visit during your stay in Delhi are - Qutab Minar Complex and Humayun's Tomb. Overnight stay.
Next morning leave from Delhi to Agra by road. During your 5 hour drive to Agra, stop to visit the City of Sikandra. The city is named after Sikandar Lodhi and is frequented by many tourists who visit the Tomb of Akbar. Upon arriving in Agra, check in your hotel. Rest and relax in your rooms before setting out for a visit to the Agra Fort. In the evening witness the sunset at the ever beautiful Taj Mahal. Later in the evening return to your hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Next morning after breakfast, head straight to Jaipur by surface. Stop along the way to pay a visit to Fatehpur Sikri which was commissioned by Emperor Akbar. The other major attractions to visit includes the Panch Mahal, Jama Masjid, Salim Chisti's Tomb and other palaces. On reaching Jaipur check-in to hotel. Rest and relax for the day. Overnight stay at hotel.
Next morning post breakfast, you will ride up to the hilltop Amer Fort on a caparisoned, painted elephant. While on your drive back to Jaipur halt midway to visit Jal Mahal. Later in the day proceed to sightseeing tour of Jaipur to visit the City Palace, Royal Observatory, Hawa Mahal and the bazaar. Overnight hotel.
On the 6th day of the tour drive back to Delhi by surface. Check-in at one of the listed hotels, on arriving in Delhi. If you have the time and energy left, why not call a cab and go on a little self-guided tour to the city? Overnight stay at the hotel.
In the morning post breakfast, get driven to the Delhi airport to board a flight for Bagdogra. Upon arrival at Bagdogra, meet our representative who'll arrange a smooth transfer to the Glen Burn tea Estate in Darjeeling. Overnight stay at Glenburn Tea Estate.
Next morning post breakfast, take a leisurely walk through the tea fields. Enjoy tea tasting on the terraced tea gardens of Glenburn Tea Estate. Take a tour of the tea factory and watch freshly plucked tea leaves processed into tea. Enjoy lunch on the banks of river Rung Dung. Overnight stay at the Glenburn Tea Estate. On the next day at Glenburn Tea Estate we will walk along a flat and well-defined path along the river Rungjeet and Manjitar village in Sikkim. Overnight stay at Glenburn Tea Estate.
Post breakfast, drive towards Darjeeling. Enjoy the view of Mount Kanchenjunga at the backdrop while driving close to Darjeeling. Upon arrival check-in to your Hotel. Rest and relax for a while in your hotel room. Later in the day visit the major hotspots of Darjeeling such as Peace Pagoda, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park and Tiger Hill. In the evening take a leisurely walk to the local bazaar to shop for the local crafts and antiques of Darjeeling. Overnight stay at hotel in Darjeeling.
In the morning after breakfast transfer to Bagdogra airport to catch the flight for Delhi. On arrival in Delhi meet our representative and transfer to the hotel. Day free at leisure. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Today get transferred to the airport/railway station to board a connecting flight for your onward destination.