Top Destinations to visit in the Golden Triangle Tour

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!

Golden Triangle Tour - Humayun Tomb
Humayun Tomb – Delhi from Sarah

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:

India Gate

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.

Red Fort

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.

Jama Masjid

This Red and White Sandstone Mughal Architectural Monument is the Asia’s largest Mosque with dazzling interiors and the massive area.

Qutub Minar

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.

Humayun’s Tomb

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

Golden Triangle Tour - Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal

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

Golden Triangle Tour - Hawa Mahal Jaipur
Hawa Mahal

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:

City Palace

The striking blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture, this magnificent City palace has its place right in the middle of the old city.

Hawa Mahal

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).

Comments

    1. Yashika

      hey Juliette, not only Jaipur, whole Rajasthan is amazing & royal land of Incredible India. As being a Travel lover, I recommend you to take 1 month for this trip and experience, discover the every aspect of the Land of King (Rajasthan).. I hope you’ll enjoy the India trip..

  1. Indrani

    Of these I have seen only Jaipur. Lots are remaining. I hope I get to see them soon.
    Particularly the Taj Mahal. How many days would be required to complete this tour?

    1. Yashika

      hi Indrani, first of all I would thank you for reading it and sharing your view. As you mentioned you had visited Jaipur only and want to see more.. then I recommend you to have to look to this link (https://goo.gl/4B3ejv), it consists around 30-40 Golden Triangle Tour packages. So select the one you like and proceed with your Bucket List.
      I wish you for your tour, till then keep dreaming & travelling..

    1. Yashika

      Oh wow the golden triangle looks amazing. What an amazing way to see some truly spectacular areas of India. I’d love to see the Red Fort one day.

      Golden Triangle is an amazing triangle for the travelers.. yes Jean, Red Fort too a must visiting monument in Delhi.

  2. jitaditya

    Golden Triangle, although a bit too mainstream nowadays, has its own charms as it has been aptly summed up in this articles. Especially for lovers of history and architecture, there is much to explore. I would also suggest everyone to explore many other hidden gems in these epic cities.

    1. Yashika

      of course jitaditya, what mentioned in this blog are the main attraction, there are alot of attractions that one must experience on his/her Golden Triangle tour..

  3. Jen Cris

    I haven’t been to India but these are compelling reasons to book a trip there! The structures look unbelievable especially the Pink City. I will surely visit these places when I get the chance.

    1. Yashika

      Hey Jen these are just the FEW reasons, India is a place wherein every state or city has it’s own amazing story. i really suggest you to come and explore the Incredible India once..

  4. Zinara

    We’ll spend a few days in Delhi while traveling to Himachal this October so this is going to be very helpful. I love all these places but mostly Jaipur. The architecture is just stunning and detail oriented. I’ve lately seen many foreign bloggers being romanticizing these parts of India which I tend to dislike.

  5. Swati Jain

    This is wow blog and especially for the cities you picked. Being from India I can say that these are definitely the cities worth visiting while in India. i

    1. Yashika

      you are right Swati.. that’s why Rajasthan is one the state of India that has maximum number for tourist (Indian as well as foreigners)

  6. Jamie

    Learning about different cultures and seeing the beautiful architecture of a place is one of the things I love about travel. These locations provide those things for sure. The photos are amazing!

    1. Yashika

      Thanks Jamie, Rajasthan is also termed as the Land of King and that’s why this is the perfect place to experience the royal culture..

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