While India is considered to be the extraordinary country with rich History, Culture, Traditions and Heritage, the major three cities of India, Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, no wonder make the Golden Triangle Circuit of India. With the perfect fusion of History, Culture, Tradition and Heritage, these three cities of the Golden Triangle Circuit can leave anyone awestruck and spellbound.
While you are on your Golden Triangle Tour, you shouldn’t miss to visit the top destinations of these Golden Triangle Cities we’ve listed for you!
Delhi: Ye Sheher nahi Mehfil hai!
The land to the Magnificent Architecture, the fantasizing yummilicious Food, the Mesmerized Markets, the Lavish History and the great Hospitality.
Delhi, considered being the first Destination City of the Golden Triangle Circuit, giving a warm welcome to travelers from all over the world. The perfect fusion of the Mughal Era Sultanate and Modernity, the Capital of the Country is divided into two major parts, the Old Delhi and the New Delhi.
Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib said, “I asked my soul, what is Delhi? She replied saying that the World is the Body whereas Delhi its Life.”
Few top attractions of Delhi are:
Standing tall in the middle of the city, this “Arc-de-Triomphe” is an archway that commemorates the 70,000 Indian Soldiers who gave away their lives for their Nation in World War 1. Another memorial that was added post-independence of India, Amar Jawan Jyoti, whose flames burns day and night in the memory of the soldiers who lost their lives in Indo-Pakistan War of December 1971.
The massive fort made with Red Sandstone Wall, reminds the magnificent power of the Mughal Emperors. Built in 1638, this magnificent fort is a fusion of bazaars, different types of Halls and one of them hosts the Light and Sound Show every evening.
This Red and White Sandstone Mughal Architectural Monument is the Asia’s largest Mosque with dazzling interiors and the massive area.
Considered as another World Heritage Site, Qutub Minar is the Tallest Minar of the Country. One should not miss to explore the beautiful architecture of the Minar.
The marvelous architectural monument was the tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun built in 1565, now is in the list of the World Heritage Sites.
Rashtrapati Bhavan (Parliament House)
The house of the powers and decisions, the Parliament House also houses the marvelous architectural marvels with awestruck persona.
Agra: Where the love is in the Air
Agra, the second city on the Golden Triangle Tour, is the land to one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Taj Mahal is another World Heritage Site with some beautiful Mughal Architectural Marvels.
Don’t forget to get some famous mouthwatering “Agra ka Petha’s” packed with you!
Taj Mahal: The Symbol of Love
Known as Symbol of Love, Taj Mahal was built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal in 1648. The white marble and the magnificent architecture make this World Heritage Site and Breathtaking Mausoleum an undying symbol of Love and Beauty.
Jaipur: The Pink City
The third destination of the Golden Triangle Tour, Jaipur, is the capital of Rajasthan, the most colorful land of the Country. Showcasing the beautiful culture, hand crafted products and the magnificent architectural monuments; this Pink City will take your hearts away in no time.
Top attractions of Pink City are:
The striking blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture, this magnificent City palace has its place right in the middle of the old city.
The incredible pink-painted, honeycombed hive of five storey’s, this fascinating Hawa Mahal is known as the ‘Palace of Winds”.
Chokhi Dhani Village
The night lives of Delhi, Mumbai, Goa is famous but this Rajasthan Style Nightlife in Chokhi Dhani Village will leave you totally mesmerized. The packed place with traditional folk dance and music, this place offers many other activities with the mouthwatering Thali of Traditional Food.
So, one shouldn’t miss exploring these magical places while you are on your Golden Triangle Tour of India.
Hope you create some memories you will cherish for the rest of the lives. Happy Journey!
About the Author : Yashika
For the ones who think I’m lost, I just chose the road less Travelled. A wanderlust girl not made up with sugar and spice, Adventure, fine Beer and Brains rather. So, no wonder, a Travel Blogger with Travelsite India (www.travelsiteindia.com).