17 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

17 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New Delhi
— 4 nights
2
Jaipur
— 6 nights
3
Agra
— 6 nights

4
nights
New Delhi

Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Humayun's Tomb and India Gate will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Akshardham and Lotus Temple. There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, contemplate the long history of Jahanara Begum's Tomb, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our New Delhi travel planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to New Delhi. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate

6
nights
Jaipur

Jaipur
Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Amber Palace and Rusirani Village. Visit Jal Mahal and Akbari Masjid for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Amer Jeep Safari, cruise around with Make Bike Trip, and look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Jaipur trip planning app.

Fly from New Delhi to Jaipur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. November in Jaipur sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Parks Tours
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Amber Palace
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

6
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Taj Mahal and Kailash Temple. Get some cultural insight at Agra Fort and Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity. Change things up with these side-trips from Agra: Bharatpur (Keoladeo National Park & Laxman Temple). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. George's Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Soami Bagh, and steep yourself in history at Tomb of Akbar the Great.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Agra trip builder.

You can fly from Jaipur to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trips

Bharatpur, Keoladeo Shiv Temple, Tomb of Akbar the Great
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park

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