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5 Reasons Why India’s Golden Triangle is Every Tourist’s Dream Circuit

It is a well established fact that the Golden Triangle of India is one of the most popular tourist routes in the country. Covering the popular cities of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, it captures the imagination of every traveller and offers a glimpse into the fascinating and glorious diversity India has to offer. Representing the best of the olden days in India, the trio cities that are a part of the golden triangle tour itinerary are the epitome of history, culture and legacy. On the one hand, Delhi has tourists flocking from every corner of the world and on the other, Agra and Jaipur also enjoy a fair share of popularity because of their world-renowned monuments and spectacular edifices. Through well-designed and thoughtfully-crafted Golden Triangle tour packages, tourists can explore some of the world’s most marvellous architectural beauties such as the Taj Mahal in Agra, the Amber Fort in Jaipur and also catch the mad frenzy of life in India’s most loved metro, Delhi. If you too want to traverse the Golden Triangle of Indian tourism, then you must do it in style. While these places can be easily accessed via road, the real charm of the journey lies in travelling on a train. And the best way to do so is on the ‘world’s leading luxury train’, The Maharajas’ Express. But before we step into the magical world of The Maharajas’ Express, let’s take a look at the reasons why India’s Golden Triangle continues to inspire and attract tourists from far and wide.

  • History: A testament to this country’s rich historic past, the three old cities in this circuit not only display a wealth of history through architectural wonders but have also managed to hold on to the charm of the golden days.
  • Art: Whether you want to collect small handicrafts as souvenirs from Jaipur’s local bazaars or capture the beauty of the Taj Mahal in a snapshot, there is art everywhere throughout this beautiful journey.
  • Culture: Immerse yourself into the unique cultural experiences these cities have to offer. From performances by folk artists to renowned artisans, the cultural wealth of these three cities is a joy to witness.
  • Heritage: Preserving the traditions of our country through their forts and temples, edifices and age-old structures, the cities of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur tell the tale of India’s most glorious era.
  • Entertainment: From taking a dip into the eternal sage of the ‘Taj Mahal’ to feasting your eyes over Jaipur’s most famous tourist attractions, this circuit is full of fun-filled activities and sightseeing excursions.

Golden Triangle Tours by The Maharajas’ Express Train

Synonymous with exclusivity, extravagance and elan, this elegant luxury train accommodates everything from fine dining restaurants to fancy bar cars that will win your heart and ensure that you have the time of your life! The Maharajas’ Express tour packages that connect the golden triangle start from Delhi and cover the amazing destinations that are a part of the Golden Triangle Tour. The four incredible Maharajas’ Express itineraries cover the luxury golden triangle tour circuits in their own special ways. Take your pick of Golden Triangle tour package from:

  • The Indian Splendour
  • The Indian Panorama
  • Heritage of India
  • Treasures of India

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