Goa & The Golden Triangle
11 days from only €2199pp
The ‘Golden Triangle’ is formed by Jaipur, Agra and Delhi, where highlights include the palace at Amber, Jaipur’s amazing astronomical Observatory and the icon of the entire sub-continent, the magical Taj Mahal. Three of the best cities of India, and the paradise resort of Goa.
Dates available from January - April.
This tour to India takes you to the seaside resort of Goa, and around a trio of the most captivating cities the country has to offer.
Most people when travelling want to take in all the major sights and yet also journey off the beaten track to experience something more authentic. For this reason, our intinerary enriches the classic experiences that transport its participants closer to the heart of the country.
Delhi, The political capital of India, Delhi , makes up one of the cornerstones of the golden triangle in the country's north. Finding its genesis in the great Indian epic the Mahabharata, as Indraprastha, Capital of the Pandava princes, today the city has transformed itself into a new incarnation. Reflecting the many colors and flavors of India's eclectic composition, contemporary Delhi is one where you will be inspired, amazed, fascinated and impressed at every corner. The city is the perfect mix of the old and the new. From the colonial pillars of Connaught Place to the lanes of Chandni Chowk and the malls of South Extension, you will find discover a whole range of experiences here. Delhi is also a paradise for shopping, eating and sight-seeing ason.
Agra is a medieval city on the banks of Yamuna River was founded by Sultan Sikandar Lodi in 1956. It achieved fame as the capital of the Mughal emperors from 1526 to 1658 and remains a major tourist destination because of its many splendid Mughal-era buildings, most notably the Thj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri, all three of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Jaipur, the picturesque capital of Rajasthan also known as the Pink city was founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Sing II. It was the first planned city in India, beautifully laid out gardens and parks, attractive monuments and marvelous heritage hotels, which were once the residence of Maharajas, are worthy of admiration.