The Golden Triangle is the famous tourist circuit of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. One gets to experience the busy streets of India in intricate markets like Chandni Chowk and many other famous markets of Jaipur and Agra. The Golden Triangle offers complete insight of Indian Culture. You get to see various buildings from medieval period; museums tend to take you back into the journey of Moguls and Rajput Kings. You get to experience the marvelous architecture of various monuments while listening to the fables behind the valor. You get to taste of the transformation of history into the current day of modern India.
One gets to experience various medieval period monuments like Qutub Minar, Red Fort, India Gate, Raj Ghat, Hawa Mahal, Taj Mahal and many more. You also get to shop in traditional Indian markets like Chandni Chowk, Sarojini Nagar, Lajpat Nagar, Sadar Bajar, Kinari Market, Johari Bazar and Bapu Bazar.
Experience Modern Period in Delhi
While visiting lots of world heritage on Golden Triangle tour, Delhi has transformed these places into current days important places as well. Red Fort is a famous Mughal monument from where President and Prime Minister of India hoist flag and address the people of the country every year on Independence Day and Republic Day.
Another modern-day monument of Golden Triangle which represents the zenith of modern architecture is Lotus Temple. People come here and spend hours to attain peace and tranquility. Inside of the temple is meant for only meditation and you could sense that while being here. Although it is dedicated to Bodh religion however people come here to experience the serene beauty of this place irrespective of what religion they follow.
The most recent treasure of the Golden Triangle is the Akshardham Temple. The government of India has added it to the cultural heritage of the country most recently. This temple is devoted to the priest Swaminarayan. The temple portrays India’s ancient art and culture all through the place. The not to miss very famous musical fountain show in the evening is a major attraction and crowd puller.
You may also pay homage to places like Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat, the royal crematory ground, and Jantar Mantar, the ancient observatory on Golden Triangle tour destination in Delhi.
Experience the Mughal Heritage in Agra
The Taj Mahal is the seventh wonder of the world and is an important destination in Golden Triangle tour. When you visit Agra, you would know the real beauty of the place. The monument was built by Emperor Shahjahan for his beloved wife Mumtaj.
Agra Fort is another world heritage which was built during Mughal. The fort is built in red sandstone. On the way to the next destination of Golden Triangle ghost town, Fatehpur Sikri is a must check. The town was the capital of Mughal empire for straight ten years and is known for its beauty and considered to be haunted by various Mughal period ghosts. It is part of UNESCO’s world heritage sites.
Experience the Rajputana Johar in Jaipur
Jaipur is the capital city of Rajasthan and known as the pink city since almost all its buildings are painted in pink. The famous monuments on Golden Triangle tour that you could visit in this city is City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Nahargarh Fort, and Amber Fort. The buildings and monuments display the rich Rajasthani Culture full of colors and heavy jewelry.