7 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

7 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

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7 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
1
New Delhi
— 1 day
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Jaipur
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Agra
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

1
day
New Delhi

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): browse the eclectic array of goods at Chandni Chowk, then stop by LUV INDIYA CONCEPTS, then don't miss a visit to India Gate, and finally steep yourself in history at Humayun's Tomb.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our New Delhi online holiday planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to New Delhi. In September, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in New Delhi

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Chandni Chowk ©
Chandni Chowk
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate

4
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.
For shopping fun, head to Gem Plaza or Jewels Lake Palace , Jaipur. Escape the urban bustle at EleSafari and Make Bike Trip. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, take in the exciting artwork at Kalee, and explore the galleries of ICA Gallery.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Jaipur route builder tool .

Getting from New Delhi to Jaipur by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. September in Jaipur sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

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Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

2
nights
Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, then stop by Taj Gallery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at U.P Handicrafts Development Center. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Agra Art Gallery, take in the exciting artwork at Shahin Arts, and then view the masterpieces at New Nice Marble Art & Handicrafts.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Agra trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Agra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Agra, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Agra

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Taj Gallery ©
Taj Gallery

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