7 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

7 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

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7 days in Golden Triangle (India) Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Jaipur
— 2 nights
2
Agra
— 1 night
3
New Delhi
— 2 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: San Francisco

2
nights
Jaipur

Jaipur ©
Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
On your second day here, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, then step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Jagat Shiromani Ji Temple.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Jaipur trip itinerary builder .

San Francisco, USA to Jaipur is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 13 hours traveling from San Francisco to Jaipur. In April, Jaipur is much warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 100°F and lows of 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

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Agra

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort, then make a trip to Jahangir Mahal, and then admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Agra trip planner .

Traveling by car from Jaipur to Agra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Agra are 100°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Jahangir Mahal ©
Jahangir Mahal

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New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
On the 12th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Qutub Minar, then take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb, and then steep yourself in history at Red Fort (Lal Quila). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to India Gate and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Akshardham.

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You can drive from Agra to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April in New Delhi, expect temperatures between 98°F during the day and 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

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Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

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