Golden Triangle and Exotic North12 Nights , 13 Days ( GT-EN )
"The Golden Triangle" of India (Delhi, Agra and Jaipur) is no doubt unknown to anyone for its uniqueness. This package includes the combination of trips to the most famous and the unique places of India anyone or everyone reckon for.Best Time: June to Sept.
Day 1 : Delhi to Leh
Arive at Leh airport to be receives by a representative of Adventure Ibex and transferred to the Hotel. Check in to the hotel for a complete day of. Post lunch visit Leh Market, Leh Palace and Shanti Stupas O/N Leh.
Day 2 :Leh Local 104 Kms / 5-6 Hrs
After the breakfast, visit the Thiksey, Hemis monastery & Stok Palace Museum. O/N Leh.
Day 3 : Leh - Nubra Valley 120 Kms 4-5 hrs
After Breakfast drive to Nubra Valley via Khardungla (Highest Motor able road in the World, 18,380 ft) Arrive at Hunder by afternoon. Lunch at Camp evening visit Sand dunes ( Area covered with sand and one can see two hump camel Interested people can also enjoy camel Safari in Sand Dunes. between Deskit and Hunder Village O/N Nubra Valley
Day 4 : Nubra Valley - Leh 120 Kms / 4-5 hrs
After Breakfast visit Deskit Monastery, where you can have a magnificent view of Nubra Valley and drive back to Leh by same Route, crossing Khardungla Pass. O/N Leh.
Day 5 : Leh - Sham region - Leh 124 Kms / 5-6 hrs
After breakfast drive for full day sightseeing to the Alchi Temple, Pathar Sahib Gurudwara, Hall of Fame museum and Sangam (Confluence of Zanskar & Indus River) O/N Leh.
Day 6 :Leh - Delhi
Early morning transfer to Leh airport to board flight back to destination. Journey ends with Sweet Memories of Ladakh. On arrival at Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal II you will be taken to your hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 7 :In Delhi
After breakfast, full day sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi. The visit of the old city ( belongs to XVIIth century) includes the Great Mosque, Jama Masjid and the Red Fort, a perfect example of Mughal architecture built by Emperor Shah Jahan between 1639 and 1648. Enjoy cycle rickshaw ride around the colorful giant bazaar, Chandni Chowk. In the new part of the city visit - theQutab Minar (built in XIIth century), a splendid monument minaret of the Afghan period. Raj Ghat, the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, and the Mausoleum of Humayun - a huge building that inspired Persians, is the precursor of the Taj Mahal. Rajpath, the equivalent of the Champs Elysees in France, the India Gate (erected in the memory of unknown soldiers died during First World War), The Parliament, and the house of the President. Later evening to escape the crowds, visit the Birla Mandir - a Hindu temple which is modern and colorful.Overnight in Delhi
Day 8 :Drive Delhi - Agra (220 kms / 04 hrs).
After breakfast drive by surface for Agra, the city of Seventh wonder of the world enroute visiting Sikandra (a merorial built for The Great Mughal Emperor, Akbar The Great.). After the visit continue your drive for Agra. Agra which is known for its world famous buildings constructed by the Great Mughals, situated on the bank of the river. On arrival in Agra, check into hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure walking around. Overnight in Agra
Day 9 : In Agra
Early morning the sunrise visit of the famous TAJ MAHAL This spectacular white marble mausoleum was built by Emperor Shah Jehan for his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. It is a most extravagant monument ever built for love. The shimmering reflection in the water channels are truly breathtaking. After viewing Taj Mahal, return back to the hotel. After having a relaxed breakfast continue your city tour visiting - Agra Fort, the construction of the massive fort was began by Emperor Akbar following with the addtions by the different Mughal emperors, followed by visit to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah -- which was built for the Chief Minister of Jehangirs who was also the father of Nur Jahan, wife of Jehangir. Very often it is also called the « Baby Taj « because its design foreshadows the Taj Mahal. Spend rest of the day at leisure.Overnight in Agra
Day 10 :Drive Agra - Jaipur (250 kms / 05 hrs) enroute Fatehpur Sikri
After breakfast drive by surface for Jaipur. Popularly known as the Pink City,was built in 1727 AD by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. Designed in accordance with Shilpa Shastra, an ancient Hindu treatise on architecture. En-route visit Fathepur Sikri, this magnificient fortified city was theCapital of the Mughal empire between 1517 and 1585, but had to leave because of shortage of water. After the visit, continue your drive for Jaipur. On arrival in Jaipur, check into hotel. Rest of the day spend at leisure or visiting the surroundings. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 11 :In Jaipur.
After breakfast full day sightseeing tour of Jaipur visiting -- The Amber Fort situated on the one of the ancient ranges Aravali Hills, 11 kms from Jaipur which was the ancient capital of Jaipur Maharaja, a good example of Rajput style architecture. A slow elephant ride takes you to the top of the Fort, which houses several graceful buildings and a temple of Kali. Later visit City Palace and Observatory. City palace is a blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. The son of the last maharaja and his family still reside in the part of the palace. Observatory - Jantar Mantar, built by Jai Singh in 18th Century which is the finest observatory built by Jai Singh out of five Observatories. Overnight in Jaipur.
Day 12 :Drive Jaipur - Delhi (265 kms / 06 hrs)
After breakfast drive by surfMorning at leisure and later in time drive to Delhi International airport to board flight for back home.ace for Agra, the city of Seventh wonder of the world enroute visiting Sikandra (a merorial built for The Great Mughal Emperor, Akbar The Great.). After the visit continue your drive for Agra. Agra which is known for its world famous buildings constructed by the Great Mughals, situated on the bank of the river. On arrival in Agra, check into hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure walking around. Overnight in Agra
Day 13 :Departure