The Golden Triangle Tour is one of the most adorable tours in India. It enables you to gather the beauty of three heritage sites. And when you add Amritsar to the Golden Triangle Tour, it would be the best tour of North India.
You will not only visit the monuments, but you will also come to know about the culture of the cities. Just looking at the monuments will be boring unless you come to know about their culture in detail. Golden Triangle Tour includes a visit to Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. These three cities cover the area which has played very important role in Indian history. That is why; this area has most of the important monuments of India.
First destination of Golden Tour is Delhi. Whether it is Mughal or British rule, Delhi is always the centre of attraction. That is why; Delhi has many a monuments to visit like Rashtrapati Bhawan, India Gate, Parliament House, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Purana Quila, Akshardham Temple, Iscon Temple and Lotus Temple. Delhi is a blend a traditional and modern aspects.
Second destination of the tour is Jaipur. The Pink City is the capital of Rajasthan. Rajasthan is known as its royal culture as it is the land of Maharajs. You can visit beautiful and mind blowing monuments full of architectural beauty. Jaipur is also famous for its fairs and festivals. In Jaipur, you can visit the Amber Fort, Jagnath Fort, Hawa Mahal and Jantar Mantar etc. You can go for the City Palace having a number of forts and havelis in it. You can shop here for the traditional and cultural stuff like handicrafts, precious stones, handlooms and traditional clothes.
Third destination is Agra, the famous city of Uttar Pradesh. Agra is world wide famous for an amazing and beautiful monument named as Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his adored wife. It is a large monument constructed with pure white marble. It has mesmerized a number of tourists with its beauty. Apart from that you can visit Red Fort and Fatehpur Sikri.
Amritsar is the fourth place where you will visit in this tour. It’s a scared place for Sikh. The famous tourist attraction in Amritsar is the Golden Temple which is very beautiful. There is a pond or sarovar named as Amrit Sarovar which is associated with Indian history as it is believed that Lord Rama’s twin sons had been taught Ramayana here only.
The Gurudwara has for doors as entrance known as Deoris, in all four directions. People are free to enter through any side and can pray there. There is a causeway situated on the other side of temple known as Akal Takht. Temple symbolizes the spiritual guidance and takht symbolizes justice. Other places to visit in Amritsar are historical gurudwaras named as Goindwal Sahib, Baba Sahib, Baba Bakala, Tarn Taran and Wagah Border. One can experience the best excitement by seeing the jawans of both countries, India and Pakistan. They way they present themselves are amazing.