Golden Triangle

All Golden Triangle Tours are Private and Customized 

When in India Tours offers private and customized tours of India's most popular travel circuit, often referred to as The Golden Triangle. Comprising of the city of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, it gets its name from the triangle that these cities form. These cities offer a magnificent and inspiring introduction to the history, culture and diversity of Northern India and provide a unforgettable introduction to the country and its charms.

We cover:

The capital city of Delhi – often referred to as the city of extremes.  It offers bustling markets, magnificent world famous monuments, huge malls and has a colonial past. It's divided into two parts -- the historic city of Old Delhi built in 1600s and the orderly and well planned New Delhi.  Today, these exist side by side, but feel like they're worlds apart.

The historic city of Agra – located on the bank of river Yamuna, is home of India's most famous monument and one of the seven wonders of the world- the stunning Taj Mahal. The roots of this date as far back as 1000 BC and although the glory of Agra was at its peak during the mid-16th and 17th century, even today, it’s one of the most traveled cities in India.

The pink city of Jaipura desert city in the picturesque state of Rajasthan is India’s first planned city . It is an epitome of splendor and vitality with its impressive fortresses, imposing palaces, beautiful mansions and tranquil. It’s located in the heart of the Thar Desert and here the past comes alive in magnificent forts and palaces where once lived the maharajas or the kings.

On these tours, you explore these cities, that helped shape Indian history with your personal driver and a private guide. 

We offer different tour options and have various packages.  

  • 3 Nights 4 Days package 
  • 4 Nights 5 Days package 
  • 5 Nights 6 Days package
  • Extended packages

Please contact us at taruna@wheninindia.com for designing your customized travel itinerary to explore these cities.

BOOKING ADVANCE


Major Attractions

In addition to the sites below, we have various other activities and cultural experiences to make your experience more holistic 

Delhi - Old City 
  • Chandni Chowk – Moonlit Square of India ( Main street of Old Delhi)
  • Red Fort (Largest non-functional fort in the world) – UNESCO World Heritage Site
  •  Jama Masjid (Largest mosque in India) - UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Various Religious Shrines (places of Worship) – Hindu, Sikh, Jain and Muslim
  • Various Eateries (Dating back centuries)
  • Central Baptist Church (First Church in Northern India)
  • Ghalib Museum (Home of one of the most famous Indian Poet)
  • Town Hall (Built as a institute of education and cultural affairs)
  • Old Mansions (reflecting Mughal and British Architecture)
  • Bazaars (markets)
  •     Spice Market (Asia’s largest)
  •     Kinari bazaar (the wedding market)
  •     Dariba Kalaan (the jewellery market)
  •     Ballimaran (Bangle and shoe market)
  • Various other Hidden Gems of Old Delhi
New Delhi 
  • Humayun's Tomb  - (Inspiration of Taj Mahal) - UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Qutub Minar – ( tallest brick tower in the world) - UNESCO World heritage site
  • India Gate (National War Memorial) - most important national monument of India
  • Lotus Temple – (Taj of Modern India)  - Bahá'í faith, house of worship
  • Connaught Place - (commercial hub of Delhi) - representative of  British architecture 
  • Rajpath (The Royal Street) - ceremonial boulevard for the Republic of India
  • Presidents House - One of the largest residences of any Head of the State in the world
  • Raj Ghat - Loosely translates as 'Kings Bank' -  burial place of Mahatma Gandhi
  • Various other Museums
  • Various Religious Shrines/ Temples   
  • Various other Hidden Gems of New Delhi

 Agra

  • The Taj Mahal – One of the seven wonders in the world
  • Agra Fort - symbol of Mughal strength and resilience ( UNESCO World Heritage Site)
  • Baby Taj Mahal (Tomb of Id-mud-Daula)
  • Mehtab Bagh (offers spectacular view of Taj Mahal from across the river Yamuna)
  • Fatehpur-Sikri – Lost city of Forts and Sufi's place - A UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Other offerings including walks in narrow colorful bazaars

  Jaipur

  • Amber fort - ancient fortress of Amber (offers awe-inspiring elephant rides at Sunrise)
  • Hawa Mahal - (five storey palace) - has 953 windows uniquely carved in various pattern
  • City Palace Museum - complex of several palaces, pavilions, gardens and temples
  • Water Palace - Located in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city
  • Jaigarh Fort – (offers panoramic view of city) - houses world's largest cannon on wheel
  • Nahargarh Fort - Tiger Fort, offers spectacular views, which are best seen at sunset
  • Various Other offerings like museums, temples and observatories