Golden triangle tour of Delhi Agra Jaipur is the famous tour package in India, there are multitude reasons for this popularity, In this blog we will analyze the reasons for the popularity of Golden triangle Delhi Agra Jaipur tour.
1:-Infrastructure in Delhi Agra Jaipur:-
India after 200 odd years of foreign rule was almost devoid of good roads, airports etc. In these 70 years of independence India has been able to build very good roads, the Golden triangle trip of Delhi Agra Jaipur boasts to have best roads in India. There are two excellent roads connecting Delhi with Agra, one is the state of art 8 lane express way (Yamuna express way) it can be compared with the best road infrastructure anywhere on the planet.
The other National highway is also an excellent 6 lane highway. It takes no more than 3 hours to travel from Delhi to Agra, a distance of approximate 200 Kms. Today you don’t have to converse with the Agra traffic to approach Taj Mahal. The Yamuna expressway leads you straight up to the Taj Mahal and adjoining famous monuments like Agra fort. Moving from Agra to Jaipur is also very smooth as Agra has a new bye pass connecting Jaipur highway with the Taj Mahal.
Jaipur high way from Agra is also a four lane excellent highway. Delhi Jaipur highway is also an excellent highway spanning 6 lanes. There are very good stop overs on these high ways where you can enjoy breakfast, lunch en route while you travel between these cities and get refreshed.
Agra falls on the main route of the Indian railways connecting South India with Delhi. Some of the fastest trains of India like Gatiman express Bhopal Shatabdi express run on this route. It takes no more than 1.5 hrs- 2 hrs to travel between these cities. The railway line between Agra and Jaipur was some 10 years ago converted into broad gauge and now offers direct rail connectivity between these cities. The Delhi Jaipur rail route is also a busy rail route and connects the state of Gujarat and Rajasthan with north India and Delhi. There are numerous trains plying between Delhi-Jaipur. If you are interested you can embark on your Golden triangle tour traveling by the Indian trains. Palace on wheels a famous luxury train of Indian railways also includes the cities of Jaipur and Agra in its itinerary.
India after Independence manufactured no automobile, the cars were all imported. Today India is one of the largest manufacturer and exporter of automobile in the world market. Today almost every international brand of cars is manufactured in India and some of the finest luxury cars on the planet are available for hire as you plan and execute your Golden triangle tour. You can hire Mercedes Benz, Audi, BMW, Luxury limousine cars ,Luxury vans,Luxury buses from Volvo, Mercedes, Scania etc.
2:-Culture On Show In Delhi Agra Jaipur.
Delhi is the capital city of India. Delhi is geographically situated in northern part of India. Being the capital city all states of India have their respective offices in Delhi. These states also have their emporiums in Delhi so if you are interested to experience Indian culture at a Single place then sure Delhi is the ideal destination.R.K Puram colony of New Delhi is famous habitat of south Indian people in Delhi similarly Chitaranjan Park is famous for the Bengali population. The Tibetan colony at Majnu Ka Tila offers you authentic Tibetan wares and cuisine by the Tibetans settlers of Delhi. The majority population in Delhi speaks Hindi but English is also easily understood by the commoners. As the city comprises of People hailing from different cultures the people are very welcoming is nature.There are thousands of students from north east India pursuing their higher studies in Delhi. On your Delhi tour you will get to know the Kaleidoscope India is with its huge diversity and unity in diversity.
Agra falls in the state of Uttar Pradesh once the land of Mughal rulers and the nawaabs. The culture of this city is even today is a lot inspired by these erstwhile rulers. You can examine this culture in detail by taking a old city tour of Agra.
Jaipur in Rajasthan is the citadel of typical Rajasthani culture. Rajasthan is known as the state of desert and Ariostocracy in India. While on your Jaipur tour you can experience this characteristic Rajasthani culture in a nut shell these three cities of Delhi Agra and Jaipur will give you a taste of entire India in a limited span of time. An experience and a rendezvous with Indian culture.
3:-The Variety of Cuisine available in Delhi Agra Jaipur
India has probably richest assortment of varied cuisines. Though now Indians themselves are the latest globe trotters and more and more Indians today are touring various parts of the world. In Delhi apart from the traditional cuisine and street food the travelers to this city can also taste authentic Italian food, Mexican food, Thai food, Chinese food, Japanese food.The city of Delhi is famous for its street food. The lanes of old Delhi offer you a never ending menu of finger licking dishes. All sorts of Kebabs, Biryani, Parathas, you can taste them all on the streets of Delhi.
Agra is another step on this famous tour where you can taste the food of the Nawaabs and the Mughalai food, Biryani, Kebabs, Haleem. The street alley at Sadar Bazaar Agra offers traditional street food to the visitors, Alootikki, Panni poorie, Momos, Dahi Gujiya and even new form of fusion food, India styled Pasta, Frankie,etc. This is all such a delectable fare treat that no one can resist having more than mouthful.
Jaipur is famous for its typical Rajasthani cuisine. You can taste the authentic Rajasthani food at chokhi dhani where you will relish the Aristocratic Rajasthani hospitality along with the long list of Rajasthani Dishes, you can savor Daal baati, and variety of Rajasthani non vegetarian dishes. In a nut shell these three cities offer you so much variety in food that you will love to make another visit to the Golden Triangle.
4:-Religious experience you can have on Delhi Agra Jaipur tour.
Religion is a very important facet of life in India. Hinduism is a majority religion, Islam, christanity, Sikhism, Buddhism, Parsi, Bahai, all faiths co exist and cohabit in India. On your Golden triangle tour you can visit some very famous mosques, temple, Gurudwaras in Delhi Agra and Jaipur.
Religions of Delhi:-
Hindu- you can visit Akshardham temple and Birla temple.
Sikh- You can visit the Bangla Saheb Gurudwara and get very important knowledge about this new religion.
Jain- you can visit the Jain temple in Chandi chowk Delhi.
Bahai- you can visit the famous lotus temple in south Delhi and know more about the Bahai faith.
Islam- you can visit the Jama masjid mosque in old Delhi.
Religions in Agra:-
Hindu- you can visit a very old shiva temple (Mankashwer temple) in old city of Agra.
Sikh- you can visit the famous Gurudwara Guru ka Tal very near to the monument Akbar tomb.
Islam- Taj Mahal has a mosque, you can also visit religious centers of Radha soami faith (Dayal bagh) in Agra.
Christianity-you can visit the famous Roman Catholic cathedral built in Portugese style or you can choose to visit a church of north India (CNI) at collectorate Agra.
Religions in Jaipur:-
Hinduism- Don’t forget to enjoy the evening arti at Birla temple in Jaipur. You can also seek blessings of Goddess Kali and lord Krishna while you visit Amer Fort and city Palace museum in Jaipur.
Sikhism– you can visit the Sikh Gurudwara at Raja Park.
5:-World Heritage sites in Delhi Agra Jaipur.
India has total 37 World heritage sites, These three cities have total of Nine world heritage sites .This is the maximum concentration of world heritage sites in India.
Delhi:-Qutub Minar, Red Fort, Humaon’s Tomb
Agra:-Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpursikri.
Jaipur:-Jaipur City, Jantar Mantar, Amber Fort.
If you have a penchant for heritage and history then this tour offers you the best in India.The History of the monuments covers an era of 2000 years.
6:-Cost effective and Tailor made itineraries.
Better infrastructure helps to bring down the transportation cost in fact in just 1000 INR(15 USD) you can complete the tour of Delhi Agra Jaipur (Using Indian Railway) These cities have a large inventory of hotel rooms and there is a wide variety in the hotels you can choose in these cities. You can stay in a room upwards of (4000 USD-Kohinoor suite at Amar Vilas Agra) Or can choose a neat and clean budget hotel in just 10-15 USD. These cities have the best of luxury chain of hotels Oberoi, Leela, Taj Group, Hilton, Marriott there are so many renowned names.
You can also tailor make the Delhi Agra Jaipur tour according to the time consideration you have . This tour can be completed in just two days and you can also spend a week in these cities. If you having just two days on your stop over in Delhi then also you can do this tour.