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

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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 20th (Fri): steep yourself in history at India Gate, admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, then examine the collection at Gandhi Smriti, and finally steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at National Museum, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then examine the collection at Swatantra Sangrama Sangrahalaya.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our New Delhi trip itinerary planner .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to New Delhi. September in New Delhi sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Agra.

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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
India Gate ©
India Gate
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib ©
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, see the interesting displays at Spiritual Museum, and then admire the striking features of Taj Mahal. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Agra Art Gallery, explore the galleries of Shahin Arts, view the masterpieces at Taj Gallery, then see the interesting displays at Taj Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dayal Bagh.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Agra online travel route planner .

Drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Agra sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Jaipur.

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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
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Spiritual Museum

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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 Nahargarh Fort. Museum-lovers will get to explore Jantar Mantar - Jaipur and Jitesh Arts. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at EleSafari, browse the exhibits of City Palace of Jaipur, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and step into the grandiose world of Jal Mahal.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Jaipur trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Agra to Jaipur by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September in Jaipur, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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

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