Private Rail Tour: 3-Day Golden Triangle Delhi, Agra, Jaipur

Explore northern India’s three most important cities on this private 3-day Golden Triangle rail tour from Delhi. Tour Delhi’s landmarks and the next day, ride the super-fast train to Agra to explore the UNESCO-listed Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. Continue by road to Jaipur to see the Amber Fort and other highlights before returning to Delhi by rail. Two nights accommodations at a 5-star or 4-star hotel or even you can choose package without hotel accommodation, depend on which option you choose. Rail and road travel, entrance fees, plus private transfers and guided tours included.

per adult from

$536

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Duration

3 days

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  • What's included :
    • 2x Breakfast
    • Accommodation included: 2 nights
    • Hotel accommodation for two nights on twin sharing
    • Daily breakfast in hotel of stay
    • All sightseeing and transport by exclusive air-conditioned private car
    • Professional local tour guides for all sightseeing
    • Super-fast deluxe train rides (Delhi to Agra and Jaipur to Delhi)
    • Battery bus/ E-Rickshaw ride at Taj Mahal
    • Bottled water
    • All taxes and handling charges
    • Entry/Admission - Humayun's Tomb
    • Entry/Admission - Qutub Minar
    • Entry/Admission - Taj Mahal
    • Entry/Admission - Agra Fort
    • Entry/Admission - Amber Fort
    • Entry/Admission - City Palace of Jaipur
    • Entry/Admission - Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
    What's excluded :
    • Camera fees at monuments
    • Gratuities
    • Food and drinks, except bottled water and included breakfasts
    • Anything not mentioned in Inclusions
    • Elephant/Jeep ride at Amber Fort in Jaipur
    • Entry/Admission - Jal Mahal
    • Entry/Admission - Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

  • Day 1: Pick-up and Sightseeing of Delhi

    Stop At: Humayun's Tomb, Mathura Road Opp Nizamuddin Mosque, New Delhi 110013 India
    Humayun's Tomb (Unesco World Heritage site) - is the tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun in Delhi. The arched facade is inlaid with bands of white marble and red sandstone, and the building follows strict rules of Islamic geometry, with an emphasis on the number eight.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Qutub Minar, Qutb Minar, Mehrauli, New Delhi 110030 India
    Qutub Minar (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) - The Qutub Minar that gives the complex its name is an unmissable, soaring Afghan-style victory tower and minaret, erected by sultan Qutb-ud-din in 1193 to proclaim his supremacy over the vanquished Hindu rulers of Qila Rai Pithora.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Lotus Temple Rd, Bahapur, Shambhu Dayal Bagh, Kalkaji Near Kalkaji Temple, East of Nehru Place, New Delhi 110019 India
    Designed for tranquil worship, Delhi's beautiful Lotus Temple offers a rare pocket of calm in the hectic city. It is shaped like a lotus flower, with 27 delicate-looking white-marble petals. The temple was created to bring faiths together; visitors are invited to pray or meditate silently according to their own beliefs.

    Note: Lotus Temple remain closed on every Monday.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: India Gate, Rajpath Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001 India
    This imposing 42m-high stone memorial arch was designed by Lutyens in 1921. It pays tribute to around 90,000 Indian army soldiers who died in WWI, the Northwest Frontier operations and the 1919 Anglo-Afghan War.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Parliament House, Sansad Marg, New Delhi 110002 India
    This circular, colonnaded building, designed by Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker, was where the 1947 handover of power from Britain to the newly independent India took place, and parliament still meets here.

    Pass By: Rashtrapati Bhavan, Rajpath, New Delhi 110004 India
    Rashtrapati Bhavan or President House is an official residence of the President of India.Formerly home to the British Viceroy, the President’s House has 340 rooms, with 2.5km of corridors, and it's fascinating to take a peek inside.

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Overnight in Delhi: 5 star - Jaypee Vasant Continental or similar / 4 star - Jaypee Siddharth or similar

    Day 2: Delhi – Agra (By Train) & Drive Jaipur

    Pass By: New Delhi Railway Station, New Delhi India
    Board the super-fast, express train to Agra (6am-8am). Breakfast will be served on board as you enjoy the countryside views. On arrival in Agra, meet your local guide at the main exit gate.

    Stop At: Taj Mahal, Dharmapuri, Forest Colony, Tajganj, Agra 282001 India
    Visit Taj Mahal (a Unesco World Heritage Site) - widely considered the most beautiful building in the world. Built by Shah Jahan as a memorial for his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal, who died giving birth to their 14th child in 1631.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Agra Fort Rakabgani, Agra 282003 India
    In the afternoon visit Agra Fort (a Unesco World Heritage Site) - is a historical fort along the bank of the Yamuna River in the city of Agra. It was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal Dynasty until 1638 and one of the finest Mughal forts in India.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Breakfast served in the Train
    Accommodation included: Overnight in Jaipur: 5 star - Hilton or similar / 4 star - Four Points by Sheraton or similar

    Day 3: Jaipur – Delhi (By Train)

    Stop At: Amber Fort, Devisinghpura, Amer, Jaipur 302001 India
    The magnificent, formidable, honey-hued fort of Amber (pronounced 'amer'), an ethereal example of Rajput architecture, rises from a rocky mountainside about 11km northeast of Jaipur, and is the city’s must-see sight. It comprises an extensive palace complex, built from pale yellow and pink sandstone, and white marble, and is divided into four main sections, each with its own courtyard.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Jal Mahal, Amer Road, Jaipur 302002 India
    Photo Stop at Jal Mahal (Water Palace) - Near the cenotaphs of the maharanis of Jaipur and beautifully situated in the watery expanse of Man Sagar, is this dreamlike palace. It's origins are uncertain, but it was believed to have been extensively restored if not built by Jai Singh II (1734).
    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, Hawa Mahal Tripolia Bazaar Road Badi Choupad, J.D.A. Market, Pink City, Jaipur 302002 India
    Photo Stop at Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds) - Jaipur’s most distinctive landmark is an extraordinary pink-painted delicately honeycombed hive that rises a dizzying five storeys. It was constructed in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh to enable ladies of the royal household to watch the life and processions of the city.
    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: City Palace of Jaipur, Tripolia Bazar Near Jantar Mantar, Jaipur 3023002 India
    The City Palace is the residence of the royal family. A complex of courtyards, gardens and buildings. There are palace buildings from different eras, some dating from the early 20th century. It is a striking blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, Tripoliya Bazaar near entrance to City Palace, Jaipur 302020 India
    Jantar Mantar Observatory (a Unesco World Heritage Site) - is a collection of curving geometric buildings that are carefully calibrated to monitor the movement of the stars and planets.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: Jaipur Railway Station Main Entry, Gopalbari, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302016, India
    In the evening, transfer to Jaipur railway station and board the super-fast train to Delhi (5:50pm-10:40pm). Upon arrival at Delhi railway station this evening, meet your driver and finish with a drop-off at your hotel or other desired destination in Delhi, Gurgaon (Gurugram) or Noida.


    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    1: New Delhi, New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi
    2: Gurugram, Haryana, India
    3: Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Delhi Airport, Your Hotel or other desired meeting point in Delhi, Gurgaon (Gurugram) or Noida
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • The duration of transfers are approximate; the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Mandatory Gala Dinner on X-mas and New Year Eve at hotel of stay is not included and will be charged extra
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Pacific Classic Tours India

Activity ID: V-8173P15

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