Why Visit The Golden Triangle

If you have ever thought about travelling to India and were unsure of why to make the journey to this special country, the best way to start is The Golden Triangle Tour, India.  The Golden Triangle is made of up Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.  These three amazing cities will allow you to see the flare and culture that is India in relatively short period of time.  The Golden Triangle can be done in as little as 8 days, but 10 is recommended to get the full experience!

India itself can be overwhelming as the culture and crowds are very different than what many people are used to.  A Golden Triangle Tour can be a short trip that allows you to see all the main sites of Northern India to get a feel for the interesting people, scenes and food that make up this amazing country.

The Golden Triangle gets it’s name from the shape of the 3 major cities on the trip which are Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.

  • Building in Delhi Part of the Golden Triangle
    Interior of Agra Fort in Agra, part of the Golden Triangle

Cities of The Golden Triangle Tour, India


Delhi is the usual starting and end point for The Golden Triangle Tour as it is the capital of India, and has a large international airport.  The city of Delhi can be a tour in itself.  This bustling metropolis has a population of almost 20 million people spread out over just 1500 square kilometers. Delhi has plenty of sites dating back hundreds of years to some that have been built in the past decade.

Some must see sites on your Golden Triangle India Tour are adventure in Delhi, the Red Fort, Jama Masjid and Chandi Chowk.  You could easily spend a day or two exploring any of these majestic buildings, but if are planning to complete your Golden Triangle journey quickly you will need to make a return trip to Delhi to experience all of the nooks and cranny of this glorious city.


Agra is most likely the second stop on your Golden Triangle Tour and is home to the magnificent Taj Mahal.  The Taj Mahal is the most recognized tourist attraction in India and is considered one of the 7 wonders of the world.  Although the Taj Mahal India is the most recognized part of a Golden Triangle Tour Agra does have more to see.

Destinations such as the Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri will provide proof that Agra is more than just the Taj Mahal.  While Agra may be the most recognizable tourist city on a Golden Triangle Tour it will not be the end of your wonderful trip.


The third and final stop on your Golden Triangle tour is the pink city of Jaipur.  Jaipur is the largest city in the state of Rajasthan and is known as the pink city due to the color of the its buildings. It hosts Amer Fort and Jantar Mantar, Jaipur is home to many magnificent forts, palaces, temples and museums.

Jaipur is filled with many local bazaars and is a great place to shop for handmade crafts or trinkets.  As the final destination on any Golden Triangle tour you will be delighted for the culture and history that this great city has to offer.

The Golden Triangle Tour is the best way to start your journey of discovery in the Indian sub-continent.  In a short amount of time you can immerse yourself in the culture and life that is India.  The cities of Delhi, Jaipur and Agra hold some of the most recognizable monuments on the planet.  With this incredible 3 city tour you can get a small taste of what Northern India has to offer, and set yourself up for your next journey to this incredible country.  The Golden Triangle Tour is the best way to introduce yourself to India and experience this amazing place.  Remember with locations in Mississauga serving the Toronto & Brampton area’s and three Western locations in Vancouver, Surrey and Abbotsford Bains Travel is most experienced consultant for any India tour.

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