The Golden Triangle Tour is the most visited tour package in India, especially for first-time visitors. This tour provides a golden opportunity for tourists to have a glimpse of three magical places – Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. It is the best way to experience the rich heritage, culture, and traditions of India in a short period. But when you do not get enough time to travel, you will be confused about what to travel in less time and what not. Thus, we are sharing the top 5 major attractions that you should not miss while traveling in India.
Qutub Minar is the 73-meter-high minaret in the world made of bricks. This attractive monument was built in 1193 by the emperor of the slave dynasty "Qutubuddin Aibak". This attraction also represents the victory over the defeat of the last Hindu empire of the Muslims. Qutub Minar has been declared one of the World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.
Akshardham temple is dedicated to Swami Narayan. This temple is more than just a place of worship. Built within a large complex, this temple can take 3-5 hours to visit if you enjoy all the temple activities like the water fountain show, a short documentary on the life of Swami Narayan, and a boat ride to see the museum. There are also restaurants in the temple premises for breakfast time. Most people skip this attraction due to time commitments, but this place should be included in the Golden Triangle itinerary.
Taj Mahal is a wonderful example of architecture and people come from all over the world to see its beauty. The Taj Mahal was declared one of the seven wonders of the world for its spectacular views. The Taj Mahal was built by "Shah Jahan" in memory of his beloved wife "Mumtaz" in the city of Agra. To click stunning pictures, one can plan a trip during sunset/sunrise. Golden Triangle Tour 4 Days is incomplete without a visit to this white beauty.
Amer Fort is situated on the top of the hills in Jaipur. People climb the fort while enjoying an elephant safari. The elephants are well-decorated in traditional attire. This fort was built by Sawai Man Singh in the 16th century. The architecture consists of yellow and pink sandstone with white marble. The main attraction inside the palace is Sheesh Mahal which is decorated with beautiful mirror work. Some people prefer elephant safari while some prefer to reach by taxi/car/jeep. It is important to remember that to enjoy the elephant safari, you need to visit the fort early in the morning to avoid standing in the queue. In the evening, a light and sound show can also be seen where the history is told in two languages (Hindi and English).
Hawa Mahal is another iconic attraction of Jaipur which is also known as the Palace of Winds. Built with 953 windows in the form of a beehive, it is a 5-storey building shaped like the crown of Lord Krishna. The reason for having so many small windows, also called 'jharokha', was to allow royal women to look out without being seen. Other Click amazing photos of this magnificent monument. There are many shops around this palace selling handicrafts, puppets, slippers, and leather products. One can enjoy shopping and get their favorite items. Taj Mahal Luxury Tour From Delhi.
So, whenever you plan a Golden Triangle Tour in India, be sure to visit these places to make your tour meaningful and memorable for a lifetime. "Golden Triangle of India" has customized many tours for the tourist. Don't miss the shopping experience in all three cities. Also, indulge your taste buds with spicy chaat in Delhi, Mughlai cuisine in Agra, and Rajasthani cuisine (Dal-Baati-Churma) in Jaipur.