Delhi-Jaipur-Agra, the three make the picture of India complete. Delhi, the capital city of India, is home to typical amalgam of Indian culture. Jaipur, the glorious pink city, is an epitome of royal Rajasthan. And last but not the least, Agra is home to world's one of seven wonders - Taj Mahal. The trio is popularly called the Golden Triangle of India.
Golden Triangle Tours are the choice of millions visiting India. In fact, the experience of a visit to India is simply unthinkable if you don't visit these cities. Embark on this enchanting journey into the past frozen in heritages sights and spectacular monuments. There is no dearth of fun-filled activities during this amazing sojourn. A mix of eye-catching scenes, comfortable accommodations and lip-smacking cuisines are only the incentives of this tour.
Delhi is not only the capital of India, but also the capital of its culture and civilization. People of heritages live in Delhi rendering the city an amazing motley of cultures. It is the city where past coexists with the present. The varied cultural setting of the city adds to the rewarding experience of the discerning traveler. The apex point of Golden Triangle of India is home to many exciting sights of international fame - Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Lotus Temple, Qutub Minar, Old Fort, India Gate, Zoo, Parliament House, Rashtarpati Bhawan and many more. Exploring the city is a fun-filled activity in itself. The next destination for the explorer of this Golden Triangle India is the abode of royalty and valor, the saga of majesty and gallantry, the city in Pink - Jaipur.
The city of Jaipur has won its sobriquet "Pink City" due to its pink-colored buildings. Here the tourist will be taken aback by the beauty and grandeur of the royal hall marks like Amber Fort Palace, Palace of Winds, Jantar Mantar and a myriad of heritage havelis and mahals which are transformed into sumptuous hotels and resorts. The city is famous for its awesome architectural splendor and amazing town planning. The colossal forts, palaces and museum depict striking saga of princely heritage.
The next halt for this unforgettable sojourn is Agra, the city of Taj Mahal.
Taj Mahal is a striking tribute of love, a saga frozen in marble, a monumental emotion of a lover to his beloved wife. Taj is perfectly symmetrical edifice set amidst the landscaped gardens on the banks of Jamuna. This captivating beauty is constructed over a 313 sq ft platform. Inside, fascinating calligraphic pieces of verses of Holy Quran are carved on marble walls. The central dome rises 80 ft above the ground level and has 60 ft diameter. The floors and walls are adorned with beautiful stones in-laid in beautiful patterns. Graced by four minarets on each corner reflected in the water course that runs through the gardens, the white marble grandeur looks stunningly beautiful in moonlit nights.
Apart from the majestic Taj, the city of Agra is also famous for Agra Fort. Comprising of many buildings within its complex, this fort is a veritable treasure of Mughal architecture. There are buildings like Moti Masjid, Musamman Burj, Diwan-e-Aam, Diwan-e-Khas, Amar Singh Gate, Shish Mahal and many more inside the fort. Other popular attractions in Agra are Itmidad-ud-Daula Tomb, Jama Masjid and Akbar's Tomb. Fatehpur Sikri located near Agra makes the perfect excursion as many majestic structures like Buland Darwaza, Salim Chishti's Tomb etc. are also there.
Golden Triangle Tour uncovers the grace of the majestic cities of India. The tour will surely stamp its sweet memories into the minds of discerning travelers.