6 Day Golden Triangle Tour

India

From R 12 990 per person sharing
Travel between: 1-Apr-2017 and 30-Sep-2017
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6 Day Golden Triangle Tour

Immerse yourself in the history and culture of India on this 6-day tour of India’s Golden Triangle. Visit the majestic Old and New Delhi and take in the grand historic sights, then travel to Agra. Visit the magnificent Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and many legacies of the mighty Mughal Empire including Fatehpur Sikri. In the ‘pink city’ of Jaipur, Rajasthan capital’s visit hilltop forts and glorious palaces as you explore India’s royal past.
This affordable holiday in India is truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!

 

Travel Documents, Visas & Health Requirements

It is the responsibility of each passenger to ensure that they are in possession of the correct travel documentation prior to departure.

Gateway Travel & Tours cannot accept responsibility for any consequences, of any nature whatsoever, arising from the passengers failing to ensure that they have complied with the necessary health, passport and visa requirements.

A valid passport is required for all international and cross-border travel. Passports must be valid for a minimum of 6 months after your intended date of return and must have at least 2 blank pages for visa stamping purposes. In certain cases, foreign passport holders require re-entry or departure permits and it is advised to contact the relevant consulate before travel for up-to-date visa and health requirements.

We recommend that all travellers have comprehensive travel insurance from time of booking, and insurance packages are available for purchase though our offices.

Prices are from a starting price, per person sharing and subject to change, airfare increase, currency fluctuations and availability. Taxes are estimated and based on the current exchange rate and are subject to change. Advance purchase, peak season surcharges, block out periods and minimum stay conditions may apply. Please note that airport taxes, fuel levies and surcharges are approximate and subject to change, the exact amount will be confirmed at time of booking. Valid for dates as specified. Group rates available on request.

Included

  • Return international Flights
  • 5 nights Accommodation
  • All Breakfasts
  • English speaking local guides
  • Touring by air-conditioned transportation
  • Elephant Ride at Amber Fort (subject to availability)

Excluded

  • Travel Insurance.
  • Entrance fees at monuments mentioned in above programme.
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Any meals other than those specified.
  • Any other services not mentioned in the inclusions.

DAY  

DESCRIPTION

1

ARRIVAL DELHI

On arrival at Delhi, meet & assist and transfer to the hotel. Evening free at leisure.
Overnight in Delhi.

2

DELHI

After breakfast proceed for full day combine city tour of Old and New Delhi. Starting with city tour of New Delhi - Pass by India Gate, the Rashtrapati Bhavan and the Parliament House. Visit the imposing Lakshmi Naryan Temple, see the 12th century Qutab Minar and the Ashoka iron pillar. Later proceeds for half - day city tour of Old Delhi. Drive past by Red Fort, - a marvel in red sandstone. Visit Raj Ghat (memorial to Mahatma Gandhi), Jama Masjid,- the largest mosque in India. Drive past Chandni Chowk, once an imperial avenue of Mughal Royalty which today is the busiest commercial area of the city.
Overnight in Delhi.

3

DELHI/AGRA

After breakfast check out from your hotel and drive to Agra. (204 Kms/5h) On arrival transfer to the hotel. Later proceed to visit Taj Mahal. (Friday closed), the world’s greatest monument and one of the Seven Wonders of the World. It commemorates the love of Emperor Shahjahan for his queen Mumtaz Mahal. It took 22 years to build and was completed in 1653. Later drive to Agra Fort, built by Emperor Akbar in 1565. Inside are several palaces and the largest of pure marble mosques-the Moti Masjid, a magnificent citadel with exquisite marble palaces, ornate alcoves and terrace pavilions. Overnight in Agra.

4

AGRA/JAIPUR

After breakfast check out from your hotel and drive to Jaipur - enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri. (223km/5h30m). Fatehpur Sikri is a deserted city built by Emperor Akbar to commemorate the birth of his son. The audience halls, palaces and mosques are still in a state of perfection.
Arrival at Jaipur and transfer to the hotel.
Overnight in Jaipur.

5

JAIPUR

Morning proceed for excursion of Amber Fort. Later half-day tour of the pink city of India, including the City Palace, which now houses a museum, the Observatory (17th century) with a sundial of 90 ft high, Ram Niwas Palace gardens, and the Palace of Winds-“Hawa Mahal”.
Overnight in Jaipur.

6

JAIPUR/DELHI/FLY OUT

After breakfast drive to Jaipur Airport / Delhi airport to board your onward flight.

Duration Cost Validity
5 nightsR 12 990 per person sharing1 Apr 2017 to 30 Sep 2017

South African Residents Only.

Travel prices are subject to availability, currency and airport tax fluctuations at the time of booking.