10 Nights 11 Days Golden Triangle Itinerary
Golden Triangle offers heavenly destinations of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. The Golden Triangle in North India is an amazing place to visit. If Varanasi and Khajuraho are also added along with these three golden cities, it is completely amazing. You can visit Jama Masjid, Chandni Chowk, Rajghat, and Red Fort in one day in Delhi. There are many other tourist destinations including City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Amber Fort, etc. in Jaipur; Agra will cover the Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri, Chand bawdi, Tomb of Itimad-ud-daulah, Agra Fort, the Ram Raja temple, Jahangir fort, etc. You will be able to visit most of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You will be able to experience rides on Raksha, elephants, horses, camels, etc. You can do a lot of shopping in the textile markets of Jaipur, enjoy the taste of India in the food markets of Delhi, and buy traditional handicrafts from the local markets of Jaipur, why do so many adventure activities and explore in golden triangle tour with Varanasi and Khajuraho also that you can make your experiences memorable.
Golden Triangle Tour with Varanasi
Varanasi is located in Uttar Pradesh and is considered The Spiritual capital of India. It is particularly known for the pilgrimage sites that Varanasi offers and the river Ganges which is believed to be the holiest river in India and makes people visit the place every year. There are around 2000 temples in Varanasi. It also includes the temple of Kashi Vishwanath, the temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Varanasi is also one of the seven Holy cities in India that are called Sapta Puri according to Jainism and Hinduism. The popular tourist destinations of golden triangle tour with Varanasi are Dashashwamedh Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat the Jain Ghat, the Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Shri Vishwanath Temple, Durga Kund temple, Parshwanath Jain Temple, the Sankat Mochan Hanuman temple, Bharat Mata Mandir, Kal Bhairav temple, the Mrityunjay Mahadev temple, the new Vishwanath temple, the Tulsi Manas Mandir, etc.
Golden Triangle with Khajuraho
Khajuraho is often referred to as the Khajuraho group of monuments. These are Jain and Hindu temples in the district of Chhatarpur in Madhya Pradesh. These are one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites. Khajuraho is particularly known for the Nagara style of architecture and the sculptures that are erotic. These were built by the Chandela dynasty around 1000 AD. There were around 85 temples originally built but now there are only 25 temples. These 25 temples are located in 6 square kilometers. This is also called the Khajuraho group of temples. These temples are made up of sandstone. They have a foundation of granite. Some of the most famous temples you can explore in the Golden Triangle with Khajuraho are Chausath Yogini, Lalganj Mahadev with the Lord Shiva Idol, Brahma Temple which Vishnu deity, Lakshman Temple with Vaikuntha Vishnu deity, Varaha temple with the idol of Lord Vishnu, Parshwanath Temple of Jainism, Ghanti of Jainism, etc. All these temples have great importance for the Hindu and Jain community. You will be amazed at the designs and sculptures used by the rulers of the Chandela dynasty.
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
After a late-evening arrival, you’ll transfer to your hotel. Delhi is the capital of the modern India, though it is made up of seven ancient cities, spanning the period from the 11th to 20th centuries. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Delhi to Varanasi
In the morning you will be fly to Varanasi (Babatpur nearest airport), after arriving there stay overnight at Varanasi.
Day 03: Explore Varanasi
Explore various Ghats near Ganga River and various temples. Stay overnight at Varanasi.
Day 04: Varanasi to Khajuraho
In the morning you will be flying to Khajuraho, after arriving there stay overnight at Khajuraho.
Day 05: Explore Khajuraho
After morning breakfast you will be taken to visit the world famous temples at khajuraho and various other temples. Stay overnight at khajuraho.
Day 06: Khajuraho to Gwalior & Explore Gwalior (302 Kms, 5-6 hrs Drive)
After morning breakfast drive to Gwalior, on the route you will be taken to visit Orchha. Arriving at Gwalior and can also visit to Jai Vilas Palace & Museum. Stay overnight at Gwalior.
Day 07: Gwalior to Agra (120 Kms, 2—3 hrs drive) & Explore Agra
After morning breakfast, visit to Gwalior Fort and then drive towards Agra. On reaching Agra you will be taken to visit the magnificent World famous “Taj mahal”. Stay overnight at Agra.
Day 08: Agra to Jaipur (232 Kms, 4-5 hrs drive)
In the morning, after breakfast take drive to Jaipur, on the route you will be taken to visit The Red Stone Town “Fatehpur Sikri”. Stay ovenight at Jaipur.
Day 9: Explore Jaipur
In the morning you will be taken to visit Jaigarh Fort and Amber Fort (enjoy the elephant ride their). Shopping for famous embroidered fabrics, blue pottery, silver jewellery, carpets and semi-precious stones and Evening dinner at Chokhi dani (an ethnic village resort) where you will have an idea of the village life of Rajasthan here you will also enjoy various traditional Rajasthani dances, puppet show and various other interesting activities.
Day 10: Jaipur to Delhi (270 Kms, 5-6 hrs drive) & Explore Delhi
In the morning drive to Delhi. On arriving to Delhi, visit to the famous Qutub Minar, Red Fort and Humayun’s Tomb. Stay night at Delhi.
Day 11: Departure
After morning breakfast you can go for the shopping and then catch your international flight.
Destinations Covered in Golden Triangle Tour with Khajuraho and Varanasi
Delhi Capital of India(2 nights)
Varanasi Famous for various ghats and temples(2 nights)
Khajuraho Famous for the architecture of the existing monuments & temples(2 night)
Gwalior Famous for Fort & other magnificent monuments.(1 night)
Agra Famous for one of the seven wonders of world Taj Mahal.(1 night)
Jaipur The Pink City & Capital of Rajasthan(2 nights)