The Taj Mahal

7 day itinerary

India's Golden Triangle - Small Group Tour

Temples, mosques and grand palaces

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This fully-escorted small group tour is a wonderful introduction to the heritage and culture of northern India. Visit the land of royals, the heart of power in medieval India and see the forts, palaces and get intrigued by the stories of valour, courage, love and betrayal which are associated with these majestic buildings. Your tour include visits to The Imperial Delhi - modern yet traditional by heart, Agra, the town of the eternal Taj and Jaipur, also known as the Pink city slowly growing into a multi-cultured metro city. End the tour with a Neemrana Fort-Palace, a historic fort in the Rajasthan country side, a perfect way to spend your last on the tour.

2017 Departure Dates

12, 26 November 2017, 10 December 2017

2018 Departure Dates

14 January 2018, 11, 25 February 2018, 11 March 2018, 08 April 2018, 13 May 2018, 12 August 2018, 09 September 2018, 14 October 2018, 11, 25 November 2018, 09 December 2018

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Experiencing Delhi's temples and mosques
  • Witnessing sunset at the Taj Mahal
  • Visiting the ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri
  • Staying in a Heritage retreat

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
7 days
Destination Breakdown
Options
Group basis, Escorted
Included
  • Accommodation in twin or double bed with private facilities (hotels listed are subject to change).
  • Meals as stated.
  • Air-conditioned transport, vehicle depends on group size (max. 14 people).
  • Services of a qualified English-speaking tour manager.
  • Airport assistance & transfers.
  • All site entrance fees while touring as appropriate.
  • International flights.
Not included
  • Visa fees.
  • Airport departure taxes.
  • Beverages during meals.
  • Tips for the driver/guide.
  • Optional excursions.
  • Delhi

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Bustling bazaars
    • Modernity of New Delhi blends seamlessly with the traditional and historic Old Delhi
    • Visit the precursor to the Taj Mahal, Humayun’s Tomb
    • Lotus temple
    • India's Gate
  • Agra

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Witness the sunrise at one of most romantic buildings in the world, the Taj Mahal
    • Visit the Agra fort
    • Rich in history and culture
    • Delicious Indian cuisine
    • Majestic architecture
  • Jaipur

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Pink city
    • Amber fort
    • Walk the hidden streets of the hidden bazaar
    • Visit Jaipur city palace
    • Hawa Mahal also known as the Palace of winds
  • Itinerary Highlights

    • Historical and cultural town
    • Heritage accommodation
    • Vintage car rides available to local villages
    • Cultural music or dance performance
    • True taste of history