Thursday, 7 September 2017

Golden Triangle Tour

India stands for unity in diversity and epitomizes the sense of oneness among people of this country in spite of their physical or psychological barriers. It is a huge country area wise and getting a complete picture of this great land in one go in something that requires a great amount of time and resources. However, you can have an idea of Indianness in short span of time by visiting some finest historical places of India categorically Delhi, Jaipur & Agra.  
We often call it a golden triangle tour circuit. These are much traveled and the most admired cities of India. “Delhi – Jaipur – Agra” can be covered in 4 to 5 days time at ease and this route is a highly sought after the North India’s best tour packages. The influence of British and Mughal architecture can easily be felt in their buildings & monuments.
Besides, there are plenty to offer ranging from beautiful landscapes, gardens, Forts & Palaces, vibrant bazaars, malls, natural beauty, multi cuisine restaurants, traditional eateries serving mouth watering dishes to travelers.
In addition to this, the golden triangle tour provides travelers a fine spectrum of the country’s topography. Not to forget the prominent buildings & monuments and its exquisite architecture that brought a global recognition to the nation and providing unrelenting support to the world of Art.
Taj Mahal is one of the main attractions among all the notable attractions of this circuit. An extra ordinary carving on marble will leave you spell bound. Please have a look at these cities and their attractions.

Delhi: Delhi is a capital of India and a blend of historical, religious and contemporary structures. Delhi’s food culture is also something which every tourist looks forward to. The most exciting places for shopping in Delhi are Chandni Chowk, Connaught Place, and Lajpat Nagar & Sarojini Nagar. Following are the major attractions of Delhi needed to put in the itinerary.
# Akshardham,# Qutub Minar,# Humayun’s Tomb,# Red Fort,# India Gate
# Jama Mosque, #Laxmi Narayan Temple,# Parliament House, # Raj Ghat, #Jantar Mantar,

Agra: Agra is a city of Taj Mahal situated 200 km south of Delhi. Monuments of Agra are the masterpiece of Mughal architecture. It is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and also the UNESCO world heritage site. The popular Bazaars or markets of Agra are Sadar Bazaar & Kinari Bazaar. Below is the list of major attractions of Agra.
#Taj Mahal,# Red Fort,# Fatehpur Sikri,# Sikandra Fort,# Itmad-Ud-Daulah Tomb.

Jaipur : Jaipur is popularly known as the “Pink City” of Rajasthan. Jaipur is very rich in history and culture. It also offers magnificent Forts and Palaces, once the land of great warriors Rajputs known for courage. Jaipur city was founded by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh 2nd in 1727. The beautiful places, museums, religious places, gardens, traditional fairs & festivals keep this city and its vibrant culture alive throughout the year. Johri & Bapu Bazaars are famous markets for quality gems & Jewelry along with traditional and modern outfits etc.  Go through the major tourist attractions of Jaipur.
# Amber Fort,# Nahargarh Fort,# Jaigarh Fort, # City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jantar mantar, # Galtaji Temple

Golden Triangle Tour will certainly be a memorable and unforgettable one for travelers.

Monday, 17 July 2017

Same Day Agra Tour from Delhi

Same day Agra tour from Delhi has become easier since The Gatimaan Express train has been introduced, which starts from Delhi (Hazrat Nizamuddin railway Station) at 08:10 Hrs and reaches Agra (Agra Cantonment railway stations) at 09.50 hrs. In the evening train departs from Agra (Agra Cantonment railway stations) at 17:50 hrs and arrives Delhi (Hazrat Nizamuddin railway Station) at 19:30 hrs. This train takes 100 minutes to cover 200 km distance between Delhi and Agra at an average speed as 113 km/h.

It operates at a maximum speed of 160 km/h (99mph). Executive Class ticket costs INR 1,505 (US$ 23) while travel by AC Chair Car would cost Rs. 755 (US$ 12)

Breakfast & Dinner is served on board during journey. The major attraction of the trip is the Taj Mahal in Agra. Train timings suit every traveler or day trippers making it more attractive. Agra sightseeing tour includes visit to the Agra fort and Fatehpur sikri also as they are the masterpiece of Mughal art and architecture.

Making it in same dayreturn from Delhi is the most interesting way to cover Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri. One can also chose to go by car as express highway between Delhi & Agra is realy good. It takes only 3 to 4 hours to reach Agra from Delhi including a break halfway through. There are many trains operate between Delhi and Agra but not as fast as Gatimaan does.

Day trippers are frequented on this trip just to see none other then one of the most beautiful masterpieces of Mughal architecture, the Taj Mahal. It is UNESCO world's heritage site and also listed in one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Taj Mahal is an iconic monument of India, one must not miss to visit when in India. Taj Mahal was built in white marble by Mughal emperor Shah Jehan. Taj Mahal is a mausoleum dedicated to his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. It took emperor twenty two years to finish the construction of Taj Mahal. The finest & skilled artisans inlaid the white marble edifice with precious stones and conjured up lacy stone screens around the cenotaphs of the emperor and his beloved. Apart from the visit of Taj, there are also two most prominent historical monuments to visit in Agra such as Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri is 40 km away from Agra, the abounded city Fatehpur Sikri, was planned as a great town by Akbar with great care and planning in the honor of Sheikh Salim Chisti but had to be abandoned only after fifteen years due to scarcity of water in the town.