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Golden Triangle of Northern India


India, a country with peerless tourist attractions and alluring sights like none the world has ever seen. It is the second largest populated country in the world, India is divided into four parts- North, South, East and West. New Delhi, the capital city, is located in North India. Hindi is the national language and is commonly spoken in states like Bihar, Uttar, Pradesh, Punjab and Rajasthan.

The most enticing tourist attraction in India is the Golden Triangle Route which comprises of Delhi-Srinagar-Agra-Jaipur. At Delhi, visit historical places like the Jamme Masjid, Red Fort, India Gate, Qutub Minar, President's Palace and Parliament House. Hop on board a domestic flight to Srinagar for a lifetime experience in Kashmir and behold the beauty of Gulmarg (Meadow of Flowers) at 8,800 feet above sea level.

It also boasts the highest 18 hole golf course in the world. Experience country life in the village, cruise along the famous Dal Lake and spend a night in a Boston Deluxe Houseboat. Revel in the majestic Taj Mahal of Agra. One of the Seven Wonders of the World, this testament of love was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan in memory of his wife Queen Mumtaz Mahal.

Agra Fort is another historical site. A red sandstone fort built by Akbar the Great in 1565, its walls and palaces are silent witnesses to the rise and fall of the Mughai Empire, the oldest capital of Moghul. Over at Jaipur, visit Fatehpur Sikri built by Empror Akbar in 1569 to commemorate the birth of his son. This sprawling city is well preserved and surrounded by an 8km long wall.

Check out the graceful architecture of some buildings like Jamma Masjid, Panchal Mahal and Tomb of Salim Chisti. Enjoy an elephant ride up Amber Fort and learn how to tell time the ancient way! Visiting historical site, experiencing the colourful life of India, and immersing yourself in the rich culture of this beautiful land. You just have to experience for yourself!

 

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