Golden Triangle Group Tour

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Discover the true delight of India’s most remarkable Golden Triangle Tour

Golden Triangle Tour Package is the best bet of Indian tourism. Every year thousands of travellers visit Golden Triangle travel circuit to explore the beautiful cities of Delhi-Agra-Jaipur. These three cities of Golden Triangle tour are a blend of awe inspiring culture and age old history of India. The main attractions of Golden Triangle trip are obviously the most beautiful monument of Taj Mahal which symbolises eternal love of an emperor for his beloved wife, the capital city of Delhi showcasing beautiful contrast of old and new civilization, the dashing Amer Fort standing high atop Aravali hills in Jaipur, magnificent pink monument Hawa Mahal, the deserted walled town of Fatehpur Sikri and many other historic and cultural sites. Max Holidays has made it convenient for the travellers to visit Golden Triangle tours with group of like-minded people who join this journey from different parts of the world. Everything on the trip is handpicked to make the journey an everlasting experience for the travellers. Choose from any of the available dates from our Golden Triangle group tour package 2017-2018 departure date list and embark on a journey of a lifetime with Max Holidays.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01 Arrive Delhi

Meet up with Max Holidays representative at Delhi international airport and follow drive through the busy roads of Delhi with the escort to reach your pre-booked hotel. This is your first night stay in Delhi on your Golden Triangle group tour package. Have relaxed time in the hotel.

Included meals : no meal included
Included entrances : no visit & sightseeing

Day 02 Old and New Delhi Sightseeing

Delhi is a beautiful contrast of old heritage and modern civilization. It offers several beautiful historical monuments, bazaars and buildings dating back Mughal and British era. Get up and have leisurely breakfast in the hotel restaurant. Your tour guide will see you in the lobby of the hotel to take you to the first day sightseeing on Golden triangle tour. After briefing about the day schedule, he/she will take you to Old Delhi where you will explore India’s largest mosque Jama Masjid which was built by Shah Jahan the creator of Taj Mahal. The courtyard of Jama Masjid is capable of holding more than 25000 people. Later visit the busiest market of Chandni Chowk which is famous among travellers as ‘Silver Street of Delhi’. Enjoy riding on a man driven rickshaw through the busy lane to watch the activities of people.

Later drive past through India Gate (War memorial of 70000 Indian soldiers who lost their lives during World War I while fighting for the British army), also see the beautiful palace of President of India. If time permits we will take a pause near India Gate to capture some pictures in our cameras. Lunch will be organised in a local city restaurant for the group.

After lunch, proceed to New Delhi and visit Humayun’s Tomb (the mausoleum of Mughal emperor Humayun built by his senior widow in his memories 9 year after his death), Qutub Minar (the tallest concrete minaret of the world) and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib – It is a Sikh temple dedicated to eight Guru of Sikh Shri Harikishen Dev and is one the most historical place in Delhi.

After a tiring day we will come back to our hotel to have dinner and rest at the hotel.

Included meals : Breakfast, Lunch
Included Entrances : Rickshaw ride, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutab Minar.

Day 03 Delhi to Jaipur

Have breakfast and check out from the hotel. Chill out in your car/coach and chat with your travel partners as we head to our next destination today during our Golden Triangle tour. We will stop in the midway to stretch our legs a bit and freshen up in a motel. You can have light refreshments like tea/coffee and cookies (Payment directly).

Before entering the pink city of Jaipur, pay your visit to Galta temple (also known as monkey temple) is situated 10 kms away from city. The temple complex comprises of many temple and natural fresh water springs which fills 7 holy 'kunds' or water tanks. Pilgrims comes here and takes dip in Holy Galta Kund to remove their sins.

Arrive in Jaipur, check into our hotel and relax for about an hour. In the evening enjoy having food in a local city restaurant while watching live folk dances and listening to some folk music. Spend some healthy and enjoyable time here before we get back to the hotel for night stay.

Included meals : Breakfast, Theme Dinner
Included Entrances : No entrance fees at galta ji temple.

Day 04 Jaipur sightseeing

This is the fourth day of your Golden triangle tour package in India. Begin the day with lovely breakfast in your hotel restaurant. Meet with your guide and take a drive to Amer Fort which is situated about 10 kms out of Jaipur city.

Enroute photo stop at Hawa Mahal or Palace of winds as commonly known by travellers, was built in the shape of crown of Lord Krishna and it has 953 windows. This monument was built to facilitate the royal ladies of Jaipur to witness the day to day activities of Jaipur and celebration of festivals etc as they were not permitted to appear in the public

Amer Fort was once the Capital of Rajput regime in Jaipur. The dashing fort of Amer is standing on the top of a hill which is easily accessible by car or jeep but one should not miss the opportunity to ride on a decorated elephant to travel to the top of the hill. Our tour escort will assist you with availability of elephant for you. If anyone is not interested or have a phobia of riding on the animal we will have a jeep or car ready to drop him/her to the fort.

As you reach the entrance of the fort the guide will get everyone collected to explain about the lifestyle of Rajput empire and historic significant of Amer Fort. Visit some beautifully decorated pillars, fountains, walls and halls in the fort complex to be a witness of grand life the Rajputana kings used to live.

Later, visit Gaitore which is popularly known for its cenotaphs or 'Chattris', It’s a fusion of Hindu and Islamic style of architecture.

Drive to the city with our local tour guide who will take us to some most beautiful historical sites of Jaipur. The visit will include Jantar Mantar (the largest astronomical monument), City Palace (a museum and also residence of the royal family of Jaipur).

Spend some time in the colourful and busy markets of Jaipur to witness life of the locals and buy some souvenir for your loved once.

Included meals : Breakfast
Included Entrances : Amer Fort, Elephant ride, Gaitore Chattris, City Palace Museum, Observatory.

Day 05 Jaipur to Agra

As we make our way to Agra, the city of Taj Mahal today we will visit few another very interesting sites in Golden Triangle tour of India. Ride on your car or bus after breakfast and take the road leading to Agra. On the way stop at Abhaneri village to see the amazingly crafted Chand Baori step well. On the way, just 30 kms before Agra also pay a visit to the deserted town of Fatehpur Sikri, Buland Darwaja (the highest gate in the world) and Dargah or Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti.

Spend leisurely time in your hotel at Agra.

Optional visit : An optional visit to the famous show ‘Mohhabat-e-Taj’ can be arranged for individual or the group upon request at additional price. This is one hour stage show (English and Hindi only) based on the life of creators of Taj Mahal. The show is available mostly during the winter tourist season time.

Included meals : Breakfast
Included entrances : Chand Baori Stepwell, Fatehpur Sikri

Day 06 Agra to Delhi

This morning wake up to the Golden Triangle tour highlight, a dream visit to the gorgeous Taj Mahal. This is going to be the most stunning experience of your India tour. Get up early to witness the beautiful monument of Taj Mahal at its best during the sunrise. Get into your Car/Coach and take a short drive to the complex. From a distance you will enjoy riding on a tonga (horse cart) to reach Taj.

You will stay stunned as you first see the grand white marble masterpiece standing high on the bank of the river. The true architectural masterpiece is telling story of eternal love of Shahjahan for his beloved wife Mumtaj. The guide will tell you the story behind the erection of the monument and then you spend some time taking memorable photographs at Taj Mahal.

Come back to hotel and after leisurely breakfast visit the UNESCO World heritage site of Agra Fort which reminds us of the grit and valour of Mughal empire in India.

Later you will drive back to Delhi for leisurely night in the hotel.

Included meals : Breakfast
Included Entrances : Taj Mahal, Tonga ride, Agra Fort

Day 07 Depart from Delhi

Your Golden Triangle group tour ends today as you depart from Delhi airport to home or your next destination. A timely airport transfer will be arranged for you by Max Holidays. Your Golden Triangle group tour comes to an end as you depart from Delhi with happy memories of the trip to India.

Included meals : Breakfast

What’s Included

Airport Services

Private air conditioned car with driver Company staff for airport assistance

Accommodation

06 nights in handpicked hotels

Meals

06 Breakfasts, 01 Lunch, 01 Dinner

Transport

All ground transport for sightseeing trips

Entry Tickets

Monument and museum tickets

Guides / Escorts

Expert local tour guides for sightseeing tours

Activities

Rickshaw ride, Elephant ride, Folk dance, Tonga Ride.

Other inclusions

Govt of India taxes and Company service charges

What’s not included

Flights

International or domestic flights are not included

Travel insurance

Please carry a valid travel insurance

Visa

Visa fee and charges

Other Fees

Video / still camera fees wherever it is applicable

Meals

Meals not specified

Personal expenses

Any kind of personal expenses/bills

Accommodation

Accommodation style

On this Golden Triangle group tour package of India travellers will be staying for 06 nights in carefully selected handpicked hotels offering excellent service standard. These hotels are highly recommended by travelers and some of them are known for their excellent location close to most touristic sites in the city.

To add more value and interest to the Golden Triangle tour package we offer 02 night stay in a heritage hotel in Jaipur where you will have an unforgetable experience of staying in old residence of royal families of Rajasthan. Most such heritage havelies and houses have been converted into hotels and they families reside and manage the hotels to give a family feel to the guests.

Trip Disclaimer

To provide the most accurate and updated information most our tour itineraries are updated every year. We keep into consideration the reviews of our past travellers on such trips and if need be we incorporate immediate changes for betterment so that our future travellers can be benefitted from it. While booking a Golden Triangle group tour package of India with us, we recommend that you read reviews of our past travellers, trip notes on the page, FAQs and terms of bookings etc. and ensure that the same are meeting to your plans and satisfaction. If you are interested in our Golden Triangle tour package and have some queries before preceding the bookings, you can contact our team via email or phone. Our Golden Triangle tour experts will ensure that all your queries are answered with the best available information. The length of this Golden Triangle trip is 06 nights and 07 days and we have been operating such trips successfully with almost no interruption. However, it is to be noted that inclement weather conditions, flight delays, political reasons, social ceremonies and many other reasons may cause some changes in the itinerary.  Such reasons may also cause changes in time, place and order of sightseeing trips of Golden Triangle group tour.

All sightseeing points are mentioned in the itinerary and will be visited by our expert tour guides. Tickets to such monuments in Golden triangle trip are included for the mentioned monuments and museums etc. For sightseeing trips other than the planed, the traveller must inform our office in advance or communicate to our staff or local tour guide. Such additional sightseeing trips will be subject to availability and can be booked at additional cost only. Our staff and guides work under the supervision of our local expert team in each city, to ensure your safety and minimize any sort of risk. Though we try to offer the travellers the lowest possible price for the trips, but sometimes our price may be slightly higher than our competitors since at Max Holidays there are a team of many local experts engaged in organisation and execution of your Golden Triangle group tour. To ensure your safety and quality of services, we recommend that, in the event of any additional sightseeing trip, additional hotel bookings, flight tickets etc you contact our staff in Delhi head office, directly.

Important Notes

The prices indicated with each trip are based on twin share basis. If you are a single traveller and wish to stay in a single room only, you must pay the single room supplement mentioned with each trip. If you are a single traveller booking the trip on twin share price we will be offering you accommodation with a traveller of same gender only. In the event we do not find any other single traveller willing to share the room, you will be offered a single room only with additional single room supplement cost. For more information in this connection you may also contact our Golden Triangle group tour specialist in India.

For all our fixed departure Golden Triangle Tour packages, the maximum size of the group is 24, but in the event of higher demand on any given date, it may increase upto 30 only.

Indian food is a sheer delight for the traveller. On our India group tour packages mostly breakfasts are a part of the package. In addition to it we also include few lunches and dinners based on our experience for giving you a special local experience. For the rest of the meals, we prefer to offer the travellers flexibility and freedom of choosing meal and local restaurant of their choice. Our guides will suggest you restaurants you can try for a meal. This not only offers you budgeting flexibility but also keeps you free to try something apart from the group activities.

It is the responsibility of the traveller to respect the local culture, customs and nature. Keep the places you travel clean, do not encourage beggars by tipping them.

It is strongly recommended that while travelling in public areas and crowded streets or/and otherwise too, keep your passport, money etc in a neck wallet. Do not carry your valuable jewellery items etc during the trip as you will not require them for the trip. Many hotels also provide the facilities of safety lockers which can be used as per the hotel policy.

Though it is not mandatory for the travellers but in India tour guides, drivers, porters etc expect tips for their service. This is not included in our price and is totally at your own discretion.

How to Book

It is very easy and simple! To book yourself on one of our Golden Triangle group tour packages you require selecting date of departure from the list. Please click on the button ‘2017–2018 Dates & Offers’, scroll the page to check all available dates and special offers, to view the offers click the date of your choice and if the dates, price etc are matching with your schedule and budget simply proceed with ‘Book Now’ option. This option will take you to an online form which you can fill and send our office to check availability of seats on the trip.

While browsing through the ‘Dates and Offers’ page, you will see icons showing ‘Early Bird Offers’ and ‘Last Minute Deal’, to know more just scroll the mouse on the icon. ‘Filling fast’ icon indicates the Golden Triangle group tour departures which are becoming favourites among the travellers. The red coloured button indicates the booking for the specific dates have been ‘closed’. If you are still interested in joining our group on such a date, we recommend that you immediately contact our India head office by phone or email. We shall try our best to accommodate your request and if not we will definitely offer you alternative trips.

Once your booking request for Golden Triangle group tour package has been received by our team, they will communicate with you over the phone or email and upon receiving the booking amount from your side they will enrol you in the group departure.

For immediate assistance, you may contact our team at following contact addresses:

Phone : ++91 11 40504050 (board no.)
email : tours@maxholidays.com

For our complete contact information, or to locate our local office near you, please visit our ‘contact us’ page.

How to Pay

For your bookings with us, you can make payments by any of the following methods:

1. Swift Bank Transfer / Telegraphic Transfer
2. Online Credit Card Payment using 'Secured Online Credit Card Payment Gateway' powered by Visa and MasterCard..

Visa & Insurance

It is compulsory that, on all Max Holidays trips including small group tour packages of India, you carry a valid travel insurance atleast covering your medical expenses in the event of health issues. It is also recommended strongly that the travel insurance you carry should cover additional expenses or loss due to any sudden cancellation, delay in the trip, flights rescheduling etc and other personal liabilities. It is required that on demand from our team you present them a copy of your valid travel insurance and visa for their records and booking requirements.  

To visit India one must carry a valid Indian visa and the same can be obtained easily from Indian Embassy or Consulate near you. India offers the facilities of eTV or TVOA (Tourist Visa on Arrival) for travellers from about 150 countries listed herein below. E Tourist Visa is completely online service by Indian Govt. and no facilitation is required by any intermediary.

List of the countries approved under eTV scheme for VOA (India Visa on Arrival)

Albania, Andorra, Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Cayman Island, Chile, China, China- SAR Hongkong, China- SAR Macau, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cote d'lvoire, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, Eritrea, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Laos, Latvia, Lesotho, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niue Island, Norway, Oman, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Republic of Macedonia, Romania, Russia, Saint Christopher and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent & the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos Island, Tuvalu, UAE, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, USA, Vanuatu, Vatican City-Holy See, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Useful links

Visa on Arrival : indianvisaonline.gov.in
Indian Embassies Abroad : www.mea.gov.in, www.maxholidays.com

Transport

Bus, Car, Rickshaw, Elephant, Tonga

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