Posted on 10/17/2018
The charm of India lies in its diversity and its elusive quality Visitors to India will explore its spiritual splendor, history and cultural jewels. Take in the beauty of the sunrise over the Ganges, the sunset at the majestic Taj Mahal, elaborate carved temples, the fascinating abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri and a ride to a fabled mountain fortress. You will experience the magic of India accommodated in comfort and style.
India is a fascinating destination. India is not a nation, nor a country. It is a subcontinent of nationalities. It is the 7th largest country by geographical area. India is a peninsula – with the Arabian Sea to the west, the Bay of Bengal to the East and the Indian Ocean to the south. There are 1.3 Billion People who live in India and growing. There are 23 official languages.
Many first time visitors to Incredible India want to explore North India and in particular the “Golden Triangle”. This includes the three most visited cities in the country's northwest corner, Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. This area has been dubbed "golden" because of the vast wealth of cultural and historic treasures to be found in these three cities.
In Delhi, explore Old Delhi with the historic Red Fort, Raj Ghat, and the mile-long Chandni Chowk bazaar. In New Delhi, drive down Rajpath- the wide boulevard that connects the Presidential Palace and India Gate. You will also visit Humayun’s Tomb, Qutab Minar, and the Birla Temple.
In Agra, learn about the Rule of the Mughals as you explore the Agra Fort and the Taj Mahal – both UNESCO World Heritage Sites. As you leave Agra you will stop enroute to wander the deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri. And the last city that makes up the Golden Triangle: Jaipur. Known as the “Pink City”, it offers the beautiful sites of the City Palace and the Hawa Mahal. Above the city, visit the beautiful Amber Fort.