Enjoy your own private Indian tour and stay in CheersBye Homestays Award Winning pan India network of homestays with this bespoke itinerary. Discover the real India, staying in beautiful family homes where you are assured of a warm welcome and delicious, genuine home cooked cuisine.
CheersBye Homestays have prepared this special seven day itinerary to capture the highlights of Indias famous Golden Triangle. Instead of sharing the experience with a large group of tourists you will be able to enjoy your own private tour which can be tailored to suit your requirements. This itinerary offers fantastic value and responsible tourism.
Day One: Delhi
Arrival and transfer to Homestay – “Luxurious homestay with great location“ After breakfast, visit Old Delhi where you will see major attractions such as Jama Masjid and Red Fort. Also eat at Karims for Mughlai and do some shopping in the famous Chandni Chowk market. Next, head to Raj Ghat – the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi, Shanti Vana, the cremation site of Jawahar Lal Nehru lies adjacent to Raj Ghat. Next, visit Jantar Mantar and enjoy shopping in Janpath and Connaught Place market. Further, move towards historic site India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhawan and Parliament House.
Day Two: Delhi
This day in the morning visit the Old Fort, apart from a wondeful sighting you can also enjoy boating in the lake. Humayun’s Tomb and Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya Dargah are other destinations you can visit after Old Fort. In the afternoon, visit the Akshardham Temple, Lotus Temple and Qutab Minar. In the evening explore the markets of Delhi where you can buy a range of items. Come back for a refreshing swim at the homestay.
Day Three: Agra
Get an early morning start to Agra and this gives you an opportunity to visit Mathura Krishna Temple on the way. Lunch at one of the ‘Dhabas’ on the way and reach Agra. Visit the Agra fort before you end the day. You will be staying at “Comfortable homestay in Agra“ Homestay. where you can enjoy tea in their lovingly maintained garden.
Visit India’s most iconic landmark the Taj Mahal and Fatehpur Sikri. You can choose to have an evening cooking class with homestay owners with a traditional North Indian meal that you can then enjoy for dinner.
Today is an early start to Jaipur, famous for its marvelous architecture and town planning. You will reach Jaipur by late afternoon. You will stay at “Palatial homestay with beautiful lawns“. Go to the colourful bazaars of Jaipur and the City Palace complex with the delicate Palace of Winds and an interesting medieval observatory. Evening is free to roam the markets of the old city and shop or see a bollywood movie at the art deco cinema hall of Raj Mandir.
After breakfast head out to the magnificent Amber Fort where you can have the experience of traveling on elephant back to the top of the hill where the fort is situated. You can have a light lunch near Amber Fort. Afternoon can be spent visiting the battle fort of Jaigarh and Tiger fort. Have an evening of entertainment and elaborate dinner at Choki Dhani.
Day Seven: Delhi
Drive back to Delhi and Visit Delhi Haat, Chattarpur Mandir, Purana Qila, Bahai temple. Take it light today and spend a relaxed evening at your homestay.
Your Golden Triangle India Tour includes:
Seven nights accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis. A private driver will be available for all ground transfers which includes airport pick up and drop off, inner city travel and sight seeing throughout the day. You will also be able to enjoy complimentary internet access, laundry services and tea or coffee anytime during the day as part of the package.
If you would like to know more about this itinerary, please contact our reservations team who will be happy to help you with your plans.