Golden Triangle Tour Packages can furnish you with an undeniable look at India’s regal and social legacy in such a limited capacity to focus. The excursion covers three most prevalent traveler goals of India-Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. The visitors are given a cut of British, Rajputana and Mughal eminence on a similar platter. Mollyson Holidays would provide you with an eventful holiday wherein you can enjoy the scenic beauty of Delhi (the Capital city), Agra and Jaipur (the wonderful Pink city).
Golden Triangle Tour Packages with Delhi Tour
Delhi, a city with a majestic and imperial past that has witnessed the rise and fall of many empires. Delhi is timeless in appeal, Incredible to experience and exciting to explore. The history of Delhi is as exciting as the city itself. Delhi is said to be one of the oldest cities existing in the world, along with Damascus and Varanasi. Its existence can be traced back to the times of the Indian epic Mahabharata that narrates the creation of Indraprastha by the Pandavas.
Founded as the historic city of Shahjahanabad by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the 17th century, Old Delhi remains largely unchanged in its historic ambiance. Our Golden Triangle Tour Packages takes you thru the ancient mansions and mosques to curio shops and spicy street food. Old Delhi is full of unexpected sights and surprises. While the buildings around may be ancient, the energy of the vibrant markets and bustling streets is ever fresh. Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Digambar Jain Temple, Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib and Baptist Church are some of the sights you should not miss on a tour of Old Delhi.
AKSHARDHAM TEMPLE IN DELHI
With Golden Triangle Tour Packages, kick-start your tryst by visiting the Akshardham Temple right next to the Games Village. It will take you 2–3 hours to explore this temple complex, which is designed in accordance with ancient Vedic texts.
Soaring above the narrow streets of the old city, Golden Triangle Tour Packages takes you to Jama Masjid, also known as Masjid-i-Jahan Numa or a “mosque commanding a view of the world” and is one of India’s largest mosques. Considered to be the last architectural work of Emperor Shah Jahan, it exhibits the lavishness of the fifth Mughal emperor. It was built over a period of six years — between 1650 and 1656 — by a workforce of over 5,000 workers. Ustad Khalil, a renowned sculptor is accredited with the planning and designing of the mosque. The cost incurred on construction in those days was 10 lakh (1 million) rupees.
RED FORT IN DELHI
Enjoy the glimpse of Lal Qila or the Red Fort with our affordable Golden Triangle Tour Packages. The Red Fort named after the red sandstone of which it is built remains an impressive testimony to Mughal grandeur. It was built between AD 1638 and 1648 after Shah Jahan decided to move his capital from Agra to the newly planned city of Shahjahanabad. It was designed by the Mughal architect Ustad Ahmad Lahori, who had worked with the Persian architect Ustad Isa Khan of the Taj Mahal fame. Entry to the fort is through the huge three-story Lahori Gate in the center of the west wall. It leads to the covered bazaar or Chhatta Chowk, modeled on a Persian market where jewels, jewelry, carpets, etc. are sold. Beyond this lies the Naubat or Naqqar Khana, from where musicians used to play three times a day. It was also called Hathipol as everyone, except for the royal princes, had to dismount from their elephants here. The first floor of the Naubat Khana now houses a War Memorial Museum.
Agra in Golden Triangle Tour Packages
Agra, the land of the Taj Mahal, which is one of the Seven Wonders of the World, is situated on the banks of River Yamuna in the state of Uttar Pradesh. It is bounded by Mathura district in the north, Dhaulpur district in the south, Firozabad in the east and Bharatpur in the west.
Agra is mentioned in the epic Mahabharata. Even before that, the city was referred to as Arya Griha or ‘home of the Aryans’. Sikandar Lodhi of the Delhi Sultanate is believed to have founded modern day Agra in 1504. After his death, his son Ibrahim Lodhi continued to rule, until his defeat in the first battle of Panipat at the hands of the Mughal Emperor Babur in 1526.
Apart from the Taj Mahal which is the special attraction of our Golden Triangle Tour Packages, the city is home to other UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Fatehpur Sikri and Agra Fort and has carved a place for itself on the world tourism map. Other attractions of this historical city include Sikandra, Itmadud Daula, Soor Sarovar, Jama Masjid, Diwan-i-Am, Buland Darwaza, etc.
Golden Triangle Tour Packages with Jaipur Tour
Jaipur, also known as the Pink City, is the capital of the state of Rajasthan. It is an ancient city of India located in a semi-desert terrain. It is believed that Jaipur was India’s first planned city and was planned according to the ‘vastushastra’ (Vedic planning for the prosperity and comfort of citizens).
With our adventurous Golden Triangle Tour Packages, you will witness the beautiful Pink City of Jaipur which is famous among visitors for its numerous attractions like Amber Fort, Sheesh Mahal, Ganesh Pol, Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Nahargarh Fort etc. Adventure activities like paragliding, hot air ballooning, rock climbing, camel riding and others can also be done here. Excursions can be taken to places like Bairath, Karauli, Ranthambore National Park, Bagru, among others. With so much to see and do in the Pink City, there are different types of holiday packages which cater to all types of travelers. So call us now to know more about our Golden Triangle Tour Packages.