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The Golden Triangle

A Journey Through India's Golden Triangle

experience the diversity of this incredible country

Iconic Sights and Changing Landscapes

India is both enchanting and fascinating, steeped in 5,000 years of history, with an abundance of iconic sights and changing landscapes. The Golden Triangle route is India’s well-traveled that will take you on a captivating tour from New Delhi to Udaipur via Agra, Ranthambore, and Jaipur.

 

Arriving in Delhi with its vibrancy and exhilarating pace of life, take in the ancient city of Old Delhi and New Delhi’s historic world heritage sites. Traveling to Agra famous for the romance of the iconic Taj Mahal an architectural masterpiece, and the red Agra Fort set on the banks of the Yamuna River. 

 

The journey continues onward to Ranthambore National Park and overnight at Sher Bagh tent camp, designed to reflect the style of the 1920s and arouse nostalgic evocations for life on safari during the heyday of the Raj.  The next stop is Jaipur, fringed by the rugged Aravali Hills and thoughtfully known as the “pink city” for its salmon-hued terracotta buildings. This metropolis combines tradition and modernity with its vibrant bazaars, lavish palaces, and ancient temples. 

 

It’s all about color, final city is Jodhpur and often referred to as the “Blue City” for its blue facades which feature across the city. Home to the Mehrangarh Fort, one of the most impressive palaces in Rajasthan.

Humayun's Tomb New Delhi India Expedition
Elephant ride Amber Fort in Jaipur, India

Highlights

  • Delhi New and Old ancient architecture
  • The dominant sandstone Red Fort
  • Agra and the iconic and beautiful Taj Mahal a symbol of love
  • UNESCO World Heritage sites the Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri
  • Ranthambore National Park, former hunting grounds of the Maharajas
  • Royal Bengal tigers of Ranthambore
  • 1920’s style Sher Bagh luxury tented camp
  • The beautiful colors of Jaipur the Pink city, and the Amber Fort
  • Jodhpur dating back to 1459 awash with the color of blue
  • The Mandore Gardens and the Glass Palace
  • A culinary journey full of flavor spices and regional cuisine

Best For

  • First-time travelers to India wanting to experience the diversity of this incredible country, combined with historic sites, iconic palaces, wildlife, and nature. It is a fabulous itinerary incorporating cities and rural experiences in luxury accommodations combined with private ground arrangements for ease of travel.

When to Visit

The preferred months of travel for visiting India are from October to March, the weather is normally warm and sunny during the day and cool in the evenings in most areas of the country. 

 

The months of April to May are very hot and not as busy with travelers. June to September is India’s rainy season and the weather improves from October.

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