Explore the holy city of Varanasi with Delhi Agra & Jaipur

New Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Varanasi
8 Days
Tour Type
Cultural & Spiritual Tour
Group Size
Individual or any Group​


The Golden Triangle and Varanasi: A Journey Through India’s Cultural and Historical Wealth

India is a country rich in culture and history, with an abundance of fascinating destinations to explore. One of the most popular routes for tourists is the Golden Triangle, a circuit of three cities that offer an extraordinary wealth of cultural and historical splendor. These cities are Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur, and they are connected by a triangular route that spans roughly 720 kilometers.

The first city on the Golden Triangle route is Delhi, the capital of India. Delhi is a city that is steeped in history, with a rich and varied cultural heritage. The city is home to some of India’s most iconic landmarks, such as the Red Fort, Humayun’s Tomb, and the Qutub Minar. Visitors to Delhi can also explore the bustling markets of Chandni Chowk, sample delicious street food, and experience the vibrant energy of the city’s nightlife.

The second city on the Golden Triangle route is Agra, home to one of the world’s most famous landmarks, the Taj Mahal. This stunning white marble mausoleum was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. The Taj Mahal is a true masterpiece of architecture and design, and visitors from around the world come to marvel at its beauty. In addition to the Taj Mahal, Agra is home to other historic sites such as the Agra Fort and the Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah.

The third and final city on the Golden Triangle route is Jaipur, the capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan. Jaipur is known as the “Pink City” due to the distinctive color of its buildings. The city is famous for its stunning palaces, including the Hawa Mahal and the City Palace. Visitors to Jaipur can also explore the colorful markets of the old city, sample delicious Rajasthani cuisine, and experience the vibrant local culture.

While the Golden Triangle is undoubtedly a fascinating journey through India’s cultural and historical wealth, there is another destination that should not be missed: the ancient holy city of Varanasi. Varanasi, also known as Banaras or Kashi, is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. It is a city of great spiritual significance for Hindus, who believe that bathing in the holy river Ganga can wash away their sins.

Visitors to Varanasi can explore the city’s labyrinthine alleyways, visit its numerous temples and shrines, and witness the daily rituals and ceremonies that take place on the ghats of the Ganga. Varanasi is a truly unique destination, where modernity blends with history in a way that is both fascinating and awe-inspiring.

India is a country that is rich in cultural and historical wealth, and the Golden Triangle and Varanasi are just a few examples of the many destinations that are waiting to be explored. Whether you are interested in history, culture, religion, or simply the beauty of the natural world, India has something to offer everyone. So why not plan your own journey through this fascinating country and experience the wonders of India for yourself?

Included & Excluded

  • Private chauffeur driven A/C vehicle for sightseeing
  • Private transfers from hotel/airport/railway station
  • All Government Taxes (GST, Parking Charges, Toll Taxes & Interstate Taxes)

  • Accommodation / Hotels stay
  • Personal expenses
  • Monuments entrance fees / Camera fees
  • Driver’s tips & gratuities (recommended)


  • Explore historical sites in Delhi including Qutab Minar, Red Fort, Humayun’s Tomb, Chandni Chowk, and Jama Masjid.
  • Guided tour of the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, with visits to Mehtab Bagh and Baby Taj.
  • Stop at UNESCO World Heritage Site Fatehpur Sikri and see Buland Darwaza en route to Jaipur.
  • Tour Amber Fort, Jal Mahal, Jantar Mantar, City Palace, Hawa Mahal, and explore the Pink City bazaars in Jaipur.
  • Visit Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Bharat Mata Temple, Durga Temple, and experience the evening aarti ceremony on the Ganga River in Varanasi.
  • Enjoy an early morning boat excursion on the Ganga River to see the bathing ghats and cremation sites.
  • Visit Sarnath to see the ruins, stupa, Buddhist temple, and museum where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrived at Delhi Airport
As per your schedule, your driver will pick you up from Delhi airport / Delhi railway station take you to your designated hotel. You will have the rest of the day at your leisure.
Day 2 : Delhi Sightseeing
On day two, your driver will pick you up and proceed to the historical sites of New Delhi accompanied by your guide. Visit sites such as Qutab Minar. Then proceed to the Red Fort, built in 1648 by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jeha. Visit the well-known attractions of Delh including the Humayun’s Tomb, the tomb of the Mughal Emperor. Visit Chandi Chowk, the most famous and historic street of Delhi with its vibrant bazaars that are simply irresistible. You will also visit one of the largest mosques, the Jama Masjid. Stay overnight in New Delhi.
Day 3 : Delhi - Agra
In the early morning, your driver will pick you up and head towards Agra. Upon arrival at Agra, you check into your hotel. After checking in, we head on a guided tour of the magical allure of the Taj Mahal. We won’t say much about it as words can’t justify its beauty. You’ve got to see it for yourself. Enjoy a guided tour of other spectacular places in Agra. Drive to Agra Fort (Red Fort) and then to Mehtab Bagh: a garden built on the banks of Yamuna River. You will also visit Baby Taj -Tomb of I’timād-ud-Daulah before heading back to hotel. Stay overnight in Agra.
Day 4 : Agra - Jaipur (via Fatehpur Sikri)
After breakfast, your driver will pick you up and drive to Jaipur. On the way we stop at Fatehpur Sikri which was declared a Unesco World Heritage Site in 1986 and also visit Buland Darwaza which is the largest gateway in the world. Once you reach Jaipur you will be dropped off at your hotel. Stay overnight in Jaipur
Day 5 : Jaipur Sightseeing
After breakfast, your driver will pick you up from your hotel. Set in a picturesque location, Amber Fort is a fascinating blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. The palace complex has some very interesting apartments: Jai Mandir, Sheesh Mahal, Sukh Niwas, Ganesh Pol and Temple of Kali are some of the prominent areas of interest. Enjoy a guided tour of Amber Fort and Jal Mahal the Lake Palace. Visit the Jantar Mantar, the famous astronomical observatory, the magnificent royal grace of City Palace and the Hawa Mahal or the Palace of Winds built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh. Drive past the old and new part of Jaipur and stroll through the bazaars of the Pink City. Stay overnight in Jaipur.
Day 6 : Jaipur - Varanasi
In the morning, your driver will pick you up from your hotel and drop you off at Jaipur airport. Flight from Jaipur to Varanasi and once you get to Varanasi, your driver will pick you up from the airport and take you to your hotel. After checking in you begin your sightseeing with a visitto the Shri Kashi Vishgwanath Temple, Bharat Mata Temple, Durga Temple and at the sunset see the famous aarti ceremony on the banks of the Ganga river. Stay overnight in Varanasi.
Day 7 : Varanasi Sightseeing (enjoy boat ride & visit to Sarnath)
Early morning, you will enjoy the boat excursion on the holy Ganga River to see the bathing ghats and cremation sites, one of the most extraordinary experiences of India. Later on visit Sarnath, the Buddhist city where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon. Visit the ruins, the stupa, the Buddhist temple and the museum. Stay overnight in Varanasi.
Day 8 : Varanasi - Delhi Drop
After seeing the beauty of Varanasi, your driver will drop you off at Varanasi airport. Flight from Varanasi to Delhi.