The Golden Triangle Tour with Tiger Safari is a perfect introduction to India with its rich cultural heritage and history. Thus, traveling through the major cities of India, the Golden triangle tour offers an insight into the architectural magnificence. The golden triangle has its name from the triangular shape formed by the three cities of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur on a map. So, each city has a lot to explore and witness. From the historical monuments, palaces, temples and forts to modern infrastructure and architecture, all in one tour makes it a must-visit for every tourist visiting India. A Golden Triangle Tour is best taken from October to March when skies are clear, and the weather is pleasant.
Delhi is the capital of India and a famous tourist place that has many attractions. This is famous for its historical monuments, museums, art galleries, temples, shopping malls etc. So, the city attracts many domestic and international tourists every year.
Places to visit in Delhi:
The Red Fort was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan when he shifted his capital from Agra to Delhi. This massive fort made up of red sandstone, and it built in 1648. The fort has been given a UNESCO World Heritage Site status, and its construction believed to have begun in the year 1638 and to have been completed in 1648.
The world’s tallest brick minaret, Qutb Minar, is 72.5 m high, has 379 steps and tapers from a 15 m diameter base to just 2.5 m at the top. Its construction commenced in 1192 by Qutb-ud-din Aibak and completed in 1368 by Firoz Shah Tughlaq. The red sandstone tower noted for its striking contrast against the rich blue sky.
Jama Masjid, also known as ‘Friday Mosque, is located in Old Delhi and is one of India’s largest mosques. It constructed between 1644 AD – and 1656 AD by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and has three gateways, four towers, and two 40 m high minarets constructed with strips of red sandstone and white marble.
- India Gate
It is a war memorial that built in 1931. It located at Rajpath in New Delhi, designed by Edwin Lutyens. The Duke of Connaught laid the foundation stone of this structure in 1921, and it dedicated to the nation 10 years later by Lord Irwin. Thus, the names of 13,516 British and Indian soldiers killed in the Northwestern Frontier in the Afghan war of 1919 inscribed on the gate.
Agra is a city of the Mughals, known for their love of art, architecture and cuisine. The city has many beautiful buildings and structures that are very famous worldwide. The city is mainly known for the Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The beauty of Agra also described by many poets and authors who have come to this city to pay tribute to it.
Places to visit in Agra:
- TAJ MAHAL
There is no doubt that this place is the most famous tourist attraction in Golden Triangle Tour with Tiger Safari. Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World, and Emperor Shah Jahan built it for his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. This white marble mausoleum also took almost 22 years to complete, which shows the workers’ dedication behind it.
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is just 2.5 km away from the city center of Agra. And this fort has many palaces, mosques, and other buildings inside it. The Mughals built Agra Fort, and it used as a military structure for many years, but later on, converted into a palace. Due to its strategic location on the Yamuna river banks, So, Akbar chose it as the capital of his empire from 1565-to 1585. There are many things to do here, including a Sound & Light show, photography, Yak Ride etc.
The tomb of Itmad-ud-Daulah is sometimes called the ‘Baby Taj’ because it is believed to be one of the first structures that used marble with pietra dura inlay work, which was later perfected at the Taj Mahal. It contains some exciting inscriptions and has some unique features that differentiate it from other Mughal tombs.
Fatehpur Sikri is a beautiful place to visit in Agra, located just 40 km out of Agra’s city center. It is a ghost town founded by Emperor Akbar in 1569 as his capital city. However, he abandoned it within 15 years due to a lack of water supply and shifted his capital to Agra. The architectural highlights of Fatehpur Sikri include Buland Darwaza, Jama Masjid, and Tomb of Salim.
Sadar Bazaar, also known as Ganj Market, is one of the oldest markets in Agra, which lies adjacent to the famous Agra Fort. This market offers a wide range of items, including sarees, handicrafts, carpets and jewelry. Sadar Bazaar is especially popular for selling stationery products such as pens, pencils, erasers and sharpeners at very cheap rates.
Jaipur, the pink city of India, is a significant tourist attraction. The beautiful forts, temples and palaces attract tourists from across the world to Jaipur. The rich historical background, fantastic culture, traditions and vibrant lifestyle of people all make Jaipur a must-visit place. The architecture of the monuments like Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal and Amber Fort is also simply mesmerizing. The cultural heritage like Pushkar camel fair and handicrafts highlight this place that makes tourists awestruck.
Places to visit in Jaipur:
This is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Golden Triangle Tour with Tiger Safari. The fort made up of red sandstone and marble, making it an iconic landmark of Rajasthan. There are several places inside the fort where you can also see exquisite pieces of artwork which will leave you mesmerized. The fort located on top of a hill, making it even more beautiful as you can get a bird’s eye view from the top. It also usually takes about three hours to explore this magnificent site. This is one of the places on your list if you visit Jaipur because this fort has been featured on many international platforms.
Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II built the City Palace between 1729 and 1732 AD and covers about one-seventh of the area in the walled city of Jaipur. It is also a massive complex with gardens, courtyards and buildings that consist of several museums and art galleries.
This gets its name because it is built of red and pink sandstone. Hawa Mahal built by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in 1799. It also known for its unique five-story exterior, which is akin to the crown of Lord Krishna and resembles the honeycomb of a beehive with its 953 small windows
Ranthambore Tiger Safari
Ranthambore Tiger Safari is one of the best ways to experience the wilderness and observe the majestic Royal Bengal Tigers. This Park is one of the best places to witness tigers in their natural habitat, as this national park has a large number of tigers. If you are visiting Golden Triangle Tour with Ranthambore Tiger Safari, then you must indeed plan for a visit to Ranthambore National Park and explore this diverse wildlife destination.
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