Golden Triangle is a tourist circuit which connects the three major tourist destinations Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. It is termed golden triangle due to the triangular shape formed by the locations of these cities. The circuit is about 700 km by road and each leg is about 4 to 6 hours of drive (250-270 km approximately).
It provides an excellent variety of the country’s different landscapes.
Delhi: The capital city of India, perfectly showcase the incredible blend of tradition and modernity of the city.
Agra: The magical charm of Taj Mahal draws tourist to Agra as its every bit is as good as you have heard. The legacy of Mughal Empire has left a magnificent fort and a liberal sprinkling of fascinating tomb and mausoleums.
Jaipur: Jaipur has much to offer visitors everything from pageants and festivals to extraordinarily clad people, a wealth of handicrafts, a royal legacy of palaces, and sightseeing that will occupy their time.
India has 35 (27 cultural, 7 natural and 1 mixed) UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You can cover 06 UNESCO sites by travelling on Golden Triangle tourist circuit which are as follows.
Delhi: Qutub Complex, Red Fort and Humayun’s Tomb
Agra: Taj Mahal, The Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri