Best Places to Visit on Golden Triangle Tour

The famous golden triangle tour consists the major cities such a Jaipur, Agra, and Delhi. All the three cities are famous for different things, and you can also see a lot of cultural diversity among the three. Delhi being a metropolitan city is quite fast and a corporate hub, while Jaipur is peaceful and sweet; and in Agra, you can see a bit of Mughal culture still prevailing in people. Thus, you can enjoy the best of three worlds while you pay a visit to the golden triangle. Also, you do not need a long time and vacation to plan a Golden triangle tour package. As you need a maximum of 3 to 5 days to explore all of them; this is also a long weekend getaway for people.

Google map screenshot of places in Golden triangle India

8 Must visit Attraction of Golden Triangle Tour-

Here is a list of 8 places, which you should definitely visit; on your trip to the golden triangle tour of India.

1. Hawa Mahal, Jaipur-

The pink-colored multi-storied structure with a lot of small windows; is seen on various postcards of Rajasthan Tourism. Also, as the city is situated in the heart of Jaipur; you get a beautiful view of the markets; when you see through those windows. Explore the beautiful monument; which was initially built for the women of the kingdom to explore the beautiful festivals which go around the city. Take a guide who helps you explore the monument better. Or just look through those small windows and enjoy your visit to Hawa Mahal Jaipur.

Hawamahal is the Best destination to unravel in Jaipur

2. Albert Hall Museum, Jaipur-

This is one of the oldest museums of Rajasthan; which depicts a collection of art, culture, and history. The architecture of the museum is itself worth watching, apart from that you can also see the coins of the historical periods from Egypt, etc. Also, the monument looks breathtaking at night with wonderful lights all over it.

Albert Hall Museum, Jaipur | Book Golden triangle tour packages

3. Nahargarh fort, Jaipur-

If you are wanting to see the best views of Jaipur city; then there is nothing better than visiting this 300-year-old fort on the top of the hill. You will be amazed by the wonderful views of the city. And not only this you can explore the wax museum which is built at nearby the fort; or you can just visit the cafe Padao which is on the top fort, where you can relax and enjoy some refreshments.

Nahargarh fort in Jaipur | Golden triangle tour India

4. Qutub Minar, Delhi-

The 12th-century monument; has been recognized by the UNESCO world heritage, and is also one of the tallest minarets of India. The top of the building gives some breathtaking views which attract a lot of tourists, also the 5 stored building has a vivid and beautiful architecture. The minaret is constructed from 3 different types of stones which charm a lot of tourists to it. You can also enjoy a lot of other tombs such as the Lodi site which is just nearby the famous Qutub Minar.

Qutub minar in delhi

5. Akshardham Temple, Delhi-

However, the temple is made recently and was completed in the year 2007; the architecture shows it to be very old and historical. The whole temple is full of beautiful carvings, which attract a lot of visitors from all over the world. You can enjoy this 43-meter high main monument which is the home to Hindu gods and goddesses.

Akshardham Temple Delhi

You can also enjoy the theater shows which tell the history of the temple or can go for a 15-minute boat ride which depicts some amazing views of this temple. Also do not forget to see the light and sound show of this temple and also the largest fountain. You will need a full day to explore this beautiful temple with your friends and family.

6. The Hauz Khas Complex, Delhi-

This famous complex is situated in one of the prime locations of Delhi, which is near CP. The old monument is a treat to eyes, and it also shows a sneak peek at the Mughal culture of the historians. This complex was built in 14th century and has a beautiful lake in between. The whole place is covered by small dome-like structures and rich green forest. You can enjoy the peace the place has to offer; or can plan a small picnic with your family here.

7. The Taj Mahal, Agra-

One of the 7 wonders of the world; is the famous Taj Mahal located in Agra. The whole building is made from white marvels, and the architecture of the place is a total treat to the eyes. You can feel the love in the air; as this was also built by the king in the loving memory of his dear wife. There is nothing that will not astonish you about this place; you can explore the monument; sit in the garden or just get some amazing pictures clicked to have memories for life. Whatever you chose to do, the Taj Mahal will leave an everlasting impact on your mind and heart.

The Taj Mahal, Agra best halt on golden triangle India tour

8. Fatehpur Sikri, Agra-

It is a beautiful fort which is located just 1 hour away from the Taj Mahal. Tourists love this 500-year-old fort; which is also believed to be ghostly in nature. The fort also has a mosque; which is very famous among the localities of the place. Also, a lot of famous movies such as Pardes have been shot in this beautiful fort. Also, do not forget to check out the museum,  Hiran Minar which is the highlight of the place.

Fatehpur Sikri, Agra

Take Away-

The golden triangle is an ideal visit for a weekend getaway. However, there are a lot of ways to explore it, the best and the most favorite among people is a road trip to it. Also, a lot of people plan a weekend trip to the golden triangle, as t requires only 3-5 days to explore it. So, if you want a break from your routine life; check out the golden triangle.

Also, if you are looking for a fully planned trip to the golden triangle, which covers all the major attractions of the triangle. Then plan your trip with Leisure India Holidays.

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