Exotic India - Golden Triangle & Mumbai

Discover the beauty of Taj Mahal, hustling Delhi & Mumbai, enjoy the authentic cuisine and learn about the history of this fascinating nation with this exclusive tour to L33 guests only!

Valued at $5,987
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Tour Highlights:
  • Explore Delhi | Agra | Jaipur | Mumbai
  • Experience Sunrise at the magnificent Taj Mahal | Chandini Chow on a Rickshaw Ride 
  • Discover Raj Ghat | Jama Mosque | Gurudwara Bangla Sahib | Lutyen's Delhi | Humayun's Tomb | Qutub Minar | Agra Fort | Amber Fort | City Palace | Hawa Mahal | Elephanta Island | Prince of Wales Museum and more
Cultural Experience:
  • Cooking Demonstration in Dera Mandawa
  • Street Food Walk: Kebab and Curry Walk - A food trail of Mumbai!
Your Fly & Tour package includes:
  • Return Economy Class flights from Sydney to Delhi, returning from Mumbai  
  • Economy Class flight from Jaipur to Mumbai
  • 8 day Golden Triangle Tour in India from Delhi to Mumbai *
  • 5 star accommodations throughout
  • Meals stated as per to itinerary
  • Local English tour guide
  • Air-Conditioned vehicle throughout the tour from arrival to departure
  • Entrance Fees at the monuments as per the itinerary
  • Packaged water bottles, Hand Sanitizers in the vehicle throughout the trip
  • All currently applicable taxes.
** Travel date 30 November - 07 December 2024

Solo Traveller from AUD$7399 per person *Minimum 2 guests for the tour to operates

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Day 1 30NOV2024 Sydney - New Delhi, India
Arrive at New Delhi’s International Airport. Following customs, immigration formalities and baggage collection, a tour representative will meet you as you exit the arrival terminal building after which you will be transferred to your hotel. 

Accommodation: Leela Ambience & Convention Hotel

Day 2 1DEC2024 Delhi (B)
Breakfast is at the hotel. Later proceed for full day sightseeing of Old and New Delhi. 
Introduction of Delhi starts with Old Delhi (Shahjahanabad): visiting Red Fort (Photo Stop); the largest and most well-known mosque in India - Jama Mosque; The oldest market places of Old Delhi which could dates back to the Mughal era in India history -Chandni Chowk on a Rickshaw Ride, Spice Market and Raj Ghat, the last resting place of Mahatma Gandhi, Father of the Nation which lies on the banks of the river Yamuna. In the 17th century, the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan, made his capital in Shahjahanabad, the area that broadly covers present-day Old Delhi, also called the walled city. Later, you will visit to Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Lutyen’s Delhi, Humayun’s Tomb (UNESCO World Heritage) and Qutub Minar.

Accommodation: Leela Ambience & Convention Hotel

Day 3 2DEC2024 Delhi to Agra (4 hours) (B)
Breakfast is at the hotel. Later, travel by surface to Agra.
Famed with one of the Seven Wonders of the World - Taj Mahal, historical monuments, architectural grandeur ventures and the beauty of marbles, Agra thrives as one of the tourist destinations in India. The city is known for its superb inlay work on marble by craftsmen supposedly with a lineage dating back to the Mughals. Agra’s handicrafts also include carpets, gold thread embroidery and leather shoes. Upon arrival in Agra, transfer to hotel.
Later, visit to Agra Fort. The Agra Fort is one of the most important and robustly built strongholds of the Mughals, embellished with number of richly decorated buildings encompassing the imposing Mughal style of art and architecture. The fort contains a maze of buildings forming a small city within a city. The fort offers great views of the Taj Mahal from across the Yamuna.

Evening is at leisure.

Accommodation: ITC Mughal Agra

Day 4 3DEC2024 Agra - Jaipur (5 hours) (B, D)
Early morning at sunrise, visit Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World that symbolizes the love of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal’s final resting place. Taj Mahal is widely recognized as "the jewel of Muslim art and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage. It was completed in 1653 AD. It is believed that it took nearly 22 years to complete the grandeur palace. There are 22 small domes over the Taj Mahal, denoting the same. To experience the beauty of this architectural marvel, it needs to be viewed at different times of the day and year. The white marble building changes its hue with the variations in the daylight. Note: Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays. The time for the sunrise visit of Taj Mahal during winters may vary depending upon the weather / fog conditions.
Return to your hotel for breakfast. Later, travel by surface to Jaipur.
Later, travel by surface to Jaipur. Adorned with pink sandstone palaces, majestic forts and verdant green gardens against a scenic backdrop of the Aravalli hills, Jaipur represents the charm of India’s rich past and the sophistication of a flourishing metropolis. Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II founded the city in 1727, when he decided to shift his capital from Amer. A renowned architect, astronomer, and avid scientist, Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II built his capital with geometric precision and made Jaipur one of the most well-planned cities in India. Upon arrival in Jaipur, transfer to hotel. Later in the evening, enjoy Cooking Demonstration in Dera Mandawa. The traditional cooking demonstration followed by dinner at Dera Mandawa would leave you amazed. You would witness a cooking class organized by the host. The dishes they would demonstrate have been in the cuisine for generations. They come with flavours of the land and wonderful back stories. You would learn the process and also the best use of the spices etc. The guest also works hands on and can cook on the cooking station. The session would continue with the dinner and drinks. This would be a sit-down dinner with the hosts Taj Mahal, Agra Travel Sapphire E: [email protected] | W: www.travel-sapphire.com where we shall serve the soft drinks, beverages, beer etc. during the demo & dinner. The ancient way of cooking that too the traditional cuisine is mouthwatering desire of taste.

Accommodation: Hilton Hotel Jaipur

Day 5 4DEC2024 Jaipur (B)
Breakfast is at the hotel. Later, visit the ancient capital of Amber to see the fabulous Amber Fort.
Amber Fort is located in Amer, 11 Km from Jaipur. The fort boasts of an artistic grandeur and structural expertise. It is a reminiscent of the bravery and courage of the mighty Rajputs, who had played a remarkable role in the history of medieval India. Man Singh – I has started the construction of this fort in 1592 and, perhaps, it was the defence that topped his priorities before constructing this fort. The Kesar Kyari Complex of Maota Lake enhances the entire experience.
Take a photo stop near Jal Mahal. Jal Mahal, also known as ‘Water Palace’ is a palace in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city, the capital of the state of Rajasthan, India. The palace and the lake around it were renovated and enlarged in the 18th century by Maharaja Jai Singh II of Amber. Later proceed for sightseeing tour of Jaipur visiting City Palace and Hawa Mahal.
City Palace is the former residence of the Royal Family of Jaipur. It is located in the heart of the walled city. The huge complex of courtyards, gardens, and buildings blend both Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. The palace also has a museum of Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II where on display are a wide array of royal costumes, some very exquisite and precious Pashmina (Kashmiri) shawls, Banarasi Silk sarees, Sanganeri prints and folk embroidery. Later, drive past magnificent Hawa Mahal and walk through the old bazaar(market) of Jaipur, popularly known as Bapu Bazar.
Palace of Winds, popularly known as Hawa Mahal is perhaps the most well-known architectural landmark of Jaipur. An imposing structure in the city’s signature pink colour, Hawa Mahal is a unique palace as it does not have any rooms or halls. It is a five-storeyed structure embellished with numerous little windows and balconied. The Palace was designed as a viewing gallery for the women of the royal household, the windows and balconies of this palace feature delicate latticework that is astonishing in detail and level of craftsmanship.
Accommodation: Hilton Hotel Jaipur

Day 6 5DEC2024 Jaipur to Mumbai (By Air) (B)
Breakfast is at the hotel. Thereafter, transfer to Jaipur Airport to board flight for Mumbai. Upon arrival in Mumbai, a representative will meet you as you exit the arrival terminal building after which you will be transferred to your hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at your own leisure.
Mumbai, the city that never sleeps, is the country’s financial powerhouse and its vogue centre of fashion, film and night life. With a little over 400 years of history behind it, this bustling metropolis, home to India’s thriving movie industry and the birthplace of Indian cricket, has many colours and faces. Mumbai offers umpteen opportunities to those willing to run the extra mile to realize their dreams and make their fortune. Along with a strong local flavour and traditional bazaars, visitors will get to see a bit of Los Angles’ Hollywood, New York’s traffic jams, London’s Victorian Gothic architectural masterpieces and Paris’ swish bars and restaurants in this global city which is ever evolving and welcoming.

Accommodation: The Oberoi Mumbai

Day 7 6DEC2024 Mumbai (B,D)
Breakfast is at the hotel. Later, enjoy a boat ride to Elephanta Island, where the 8th-century shrine was cut from the hillside and houses the "Maheshmurti," or Hindu Trinity, representing the three aspects of Shiva the Creator, the Preserver and the Destroyer. These caves provide an exciting glimpse of Indian sculpture dating from about 600 A.D. After the visit of Elephanta island transfer by boat to Mumbai.
Later, enjoy the city tour of Mumbai visiting Gateway of India, Dabbawallas, Prince of Wales Museum, Mani Bhawan and Marine Drive.
The Gateway of India is a huge stone arch of Triumph that was built to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary in 1911. The structure was constructed in 1924. The monument overlooks the Mumbai Harbor and was designed by Scotsman George Wittet. The design reflects a blend of old Gatolic style and Muslim architecture. The first main event that took place on the Gateway of India was the passing of the 'First Battalion of the Somerset Light Infantry' on February 28, 1948, when the last set of British troops and divisions left India after independence. Dabbawalla Tour, a special program representing the busy work life of Mumbai.
The Dabbawalla, (who carries the lunch box) delivers freshly made food from customer’s home in a lunch box (Dabba) to offices. Since 1890, dressed in white outfit and traditional Gandhi Cap, Mumbai Army of 5,000 Dabbawallas fulfilling the hunger of almost 200,000 Mumbaikar with home-cooked food that is lug between home and office daily. For more than a century our teams have been part of this grim-ridden metropolis-of-dreams.
Mani Bhawan was the residence of Mahatma Gandhi from 1917 to 1934 in Mumbai. The foundation for many independence movements like Non-Cooperation, Satyagraha, Swadeshi, Khadi and Khilafat movement was laid in this two-floor building. Mahatma Gandhi was also arrested in 1932 from Mani Bhawan.
Prince of Wales Museum is considered as a Heritage Structure in Mumbai because of its admirable architecture. The foundation stone of the museum was laid by Prince of Wales in 1905 and was completed in 1914. It is one of the best museums in country that showcases several collections of ancient artworks, sculptures and artifacts.
Marine Drive is a beautiful drive from Nariman Point to Malabar Hills and is also called Queen’s Necklace because of its curvy shape and many streetlights with skyscrapers on one side and the Arabian Sea on the other.
In the evening, enjoy Street Food Walk: Kabab and Curry Walk – a 10 course food trail of Mumbai! If you are in the mood to tickle your taste buds or are looking for an excuse to ditch that diet and indulge in some gluttony – then look no further! This tour takes you through the by lanes and enjoys a cultural joyride through food. A walk through Bohri Mohalla is not just a peak into this incredible community, but also a gastronomic dreamland, if you may! The dishes come from recipes passed down from one generation to another and has made these spaces legendary in their own right. Innovative, indigenous and godsmackingly delicious. We’ll be conducting the tour in the traditional Bohri Khara and Meethaas format, alternating between sweet and savoury dishes. There will be succulent kebabs with a secret, a 12-pot meat bhel, A meaty chat, One of Bombay’s oldest ice-cream shops, among other things.

Accommodation: The Oberoi Mumbai

Day 8 7DEC2024 Mumbai - Sydney (B)
Breakfast is at the hotel. Later transfer to Mumbai Airport for departure flight home, concluding this unforgettable holiday filled with cherished memories.

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Terms and Conditions apply: All prices are quoted in Australian dollars, based on per person double occupancy unless stated otherwise, and inclusive of all taxes and discounts. All prices & itineraries are current as at 07 April 2024 & subject to change without notice. Prices are subject to change due to availability, currency fluctuations, fuel price, and tax increases. Price includes any stated bonus nights, upgrades & package savings, if applicable. All passports, visas, travel permits, and vaccinations are the responsibility of the travelling passenger to secure prior to travel. Airfares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice, based in economy class from Sydney and are subject to the carriers' flight schedules and conditions. Please call us for prices from other airports. Travel packages advertised may include multiple products provided by several suppliers to provide a travel itinerary. Each component of the package will be treated independent of each other, and the specific terms & conditions of each product supplier will apply. Hotels may charge resort fees, or a security bond not included or mentioned in this package, payable direct upon check-in. *Itinerary subject to change without notice based on weather & guests' safety. Minimum 2 guests for guarantee departure.

Exotic India - Golden Triangle & Mumbai

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