Golden Triangle tour with Shimla Manali

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  • Duration : 12 Days
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Tour Overview

The Golden Triangle Tour with Shimla and Manali is a fantastic way to experience the diversity of India's landscapes, cultures, and attractions. This itinerary combines the historical and cultural wonders of the Golden Triangle cities (Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur) with the natural beauty and mountain charm of Shimla and Manali. Here's a sample 12-day itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Delhi - A Glimpse of India's Capital

Arrive in Delhi, where your adventure begins. Meet your guide and transfer to your hotel for check-in and a brief rest. After lunch, Head out for a guided tour of Old Delhi, visiting the bustling Chandni Chowk market and the historic Jama Masjid, one of India's largest mosques. Explore Red Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and learn about its Mughal history.Enjoy a rickshaw ride through the vibrant streets of Chandni Chowk. Return to your hotel for an overnight stay.

Note : All temples and Red fort closed on Monday.

Day 2: Delhi - Exploring Modern and Cultural Sights - Agra (220 Kms)

After breakfast, visit Lotus Temple, a Bahá'í House of Worship known for its unique lotus-shaped architecture. Explore Akshardham Temple, a stunning modern Hindu temple complex. In the Afternoon Stop for lunch at a local restaurant. Visit Humayun's Tomb and Qutub Minar, two remarkable UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Drive past India Gate, the President's House, and Parliament House for a glimpse of New Delhi's landmarks. Later drive to Agra. Overnight stay in Agra Hotel.

Day 3: Agra - The City of Taj - Jaipur ( 230 Kms)

Visit the Taj Mahal and witness its awe-inspiring beauty during the early morning hours.After breakfast, checkout and Explore Agra Fort, a historical fort with stunning architecture and rich Mughal history then Drive to Fatehpur Sikri, a UNESCO-listed Mughal city, and explore its architectural wonders. Continue your journey to Jaipur, the Pink City. Check-in at your hotel and overnight stay.

Note : Taj Mahal Closed on Friday.

Day 4: Jaipur - The Royal Heritage

Visit the majestic Amber Fort and enjoy an elephant or jeep ride to the fort. Explore the City Palace complex, which includes museums and courtyards. Visit Jantar Mantar, the ancient astronomical observatory.Take a photo stop at Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds). In the evening free for Local bazar (markets).Later back to hotel. overnight stay.

Day 5: Jaipur - Delhi (230 Kms) - Amritsar by Train

After having a delicious breakfast, get ready for your journey from Jaipur to Delhi by road. En-route, visit the Neemrana Fort which is now a heritage hotel. You can enjoy some adventure activities here followed by lunch. Post lunch, resume your journey to Delhi. On arrival, check-into your hotel in Delhi and take some rest. Spend the evening by exploring the famous shopping malls in Delhi. Enjoy an overnight stay in your hotel. Night Stay in Delhi.

Day 6: Delhi – Shimla (360 Kms)

After Breakfast, Proceed To Shimla Enroute. Enjoy Lip Smacking Lunch In a Local Restaurant, Overnight Stay At Shimla Hotel.

Day 7: Shimla - Kufri

After Breakfast, Start Sightseeing Of Shimla, Visit Kufri, Visit Beautiful Sankat Mochan Temple, And Jakhu Temple. Followed By Visit Of Indian Institute Of Advanced Studies. Enjoy Shopping On Mall Road Overnight Stay At Shimla Hotel.

Day 8: Manali

After Breakfast, Proceed Towards Manali, Night Stay At Manali Hotel.

Day 9: Manali)

After Breakfast, Start Sightseeing Of Manali, Visit Kothi Village Followed By Visit Of Famous Rohtang Pass And Solang Valley. In The Evening Back To Hotel, Overnight Stay At Manali Hotel.

Day 10: Manali – Chandigarh (320 Kms)

After Breakfast, Proceed Towards Chandigarh, Check In Hotel, Start A Sightseeing Tour Of Chandigarh, Visit Beautiful Rock Garden And Sukhana Lake, Overnight Stay Chandigarh Hotel.

Day 11: Chandigarh – Delhi (270 Kms)

After Breakfast, Drive Towards Delhi, Transfer To Hotel, Evening Free For Shopping And Local Markets, Overnight Stay At Hotel In Delhi.

Day 12 : Delhi

Transfer To Delhi Airport As Per Your Flight Schedule To Board Flight For Onward Destination.

Please note This itinerary showcases the cultural highlights of the Golden Triangle and the serene beauty of Shimla and Manali. Keep in mind that travel times between cities can vary based on traffic and road conditions. Also, this is a sample itinerary and can be customized according to your preferences, available time, and interests.


  • Pick up and drop off from anywhere in Delhi (airport or hotel)
  • 11 Nights Accommodation on double/twin sharing
  • Breakfast at Hotel
  • Private tour guide for Delhi, Agra Jaipur , Shimla & Manali
  • Elephant ride at Amber Fort (before 11:00AM)
  • Transport by private vehicle (1-2 person by sedan car and 3-5 person by Toyota Innova and 6 to 12 by Tempo Traveler similar vehicle)
  • One bottle of Minreal water each person per day
  • All Taxes


  • Monuments Fee
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Any Personal Expenses
  • Insurance and medical care
  • Tips / Gratuities to guide and driver.