RJ/04a - Golden
Triangle without Delhi (4
Route : Delhi or Jaipur Arrival - Jaipur (2 nights) -
Agra (2 nights) - Mathura / Agra / Delhi / Jaipur Departure
Highlight - This is a variant the popular
Golden Triangle tourist itinerary where guests choose not to visit Delhi.
This is for those guests who have visited Delhi in past and/or do not wish to
undergo pollution, traffic and congestion of a busy Metropolis and capital city
Recommended Itinerary (Can be customised as per
guest requirements / preferences).
Day 1 - Arrive in Delhi reach Jaipur (260 kms) by late
afternoon. A bit of sightseeing and evening Dinner at Chokhi Dhani (Ethnic Indian Restaurant).
2 - Full day sightseeing covering Amer
Fort, Jantar Mantar (Observatory), Hawa Mahal and possibly shopping in the evening.
Day 3 - Proceed to Agra via Bharatpur (Bird Sanctuary) and Fatehpur Sikri
Day 4 - Visit Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Sikandara, Jama Masjid. There are
possible excursions to Sur Sarovar (Bird Sanctuary), Bear Rescue Centre, Krishna
Temple (Mathura), Bateswar Temple (Bah - 80 kms) and Bird watching around
Chambal River (100 kms).
Day 5 : Depart from Agra / Mathura (60 kms) by evening train or depart for Delhi/Jaipur next day morning for afternoon flight.
not too keen on staying at Delhi but with Interest in
exploring heritage villages, may opt for
an additional night or two enroute from Delhi towards Jaipur at Shekhawati region
(Known for its Frescoed Havelis and rural Rajasthan feel).
those with Interest in Tigers / wildlife / Bird
watching could opt for Ranthambhore (A park in Rajasthan known
for its Tiger population and accessible from
Bharatpur / Jaipur by day train).
those interested in Bird watching and completely
off-beat / experiential extension, could opt for
Safari Lodge, 80 kms South of Agra.
may opt for Fort Madhogarh instead of Jaipur
Madhogarh offers an experiential stay that
involves Camel rides and Jeep Safari to the
village, Half day Camel/ Horse/ Jeep Safari to
the Tunga battle field, cenotaphs and step
wells, bird watching etc. Cookery lessons in
Rajasthani cuisine are also available on prior
arriving by late evening flight at Delhi could
opt to stay at Delhi Airport for a night before
proceeding to Jaipur the next day morning.
Accommodation Options - Agra
- Jaipur - Delhi
- Oct-March is the best time weather wise. Dec-Jan is when Delhi
Airport has fog related flight delays. So one may
opt for an afternoon flight and opt for an extra
night at Delhi.
- New Delhi is the International Airport and Capital of India which
gets trains and flights from All over India and across the globe.
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