The Golden Triangle is the most famous tourist route in India that includes three most popular cities to visit: Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. These three cities are best to explore the ancient rich culture, traditions, and history of India by their many UNESCO world heritage sites and famous monuments. Apart from this, these cities also offer the most delicious Mughal and Rajasthani cuisines that attract more tourists to visit the Golden Triangle of India. If you too want to experience all these interesting things in India, here we have mentioned some best places to visit in Golden Triangle India where you should go to experience the rich culture, history, history, and the most delicious cuisines of India.
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Best Tourist Spots in Golden Triangle India
1. Red Fort, Delhi
Situated in Center Delhi, Red Fort is one of the most famous monuments in Delhi and the best places to visit in Golden Triangle India. The fort is home to many museums displaying ancient Crafts, Weapons, Tools, and Paintings that represents the ancient Mughal Era. The Red Fort, Delhi was built by the most famous Mughal Emperor Sah Jahan who also builds the Taj Mahal in Agra. The fort has many beautiful structures in the style of Persian, European, and Mughal Architectures. One should not miss these places while visiting Delhi.
2. Lotus Temple, Delhi
Lotus Temple is another beautiful attraction to see during the Golden Triangle Tour of India. Situated close to Sambhu Dayal Bagh, Lotus Temples is a beautiful architectural site in Delhi. The temple is shaped into a Lotus Flower and it took much hard work to build. This amazing architectural marvel is open for both local and international tourists and of course for all the religions too. The temple has won many architectural awards and the hall of this temple has a seating capacity of more than 25,000 people.
3. Qutab Minar, Delhi
Qutab Minar is one of the most famous attractions to see in the Golden Triangle Tour India. This 73 meters high unique architectural building is a UNESCO world heritage site, Qutab Minar is a major center of controversy in Delhi. Qutab Minar is also among the tallest Minaret in the world that is built by bricks.
The architecture of this Minaret is a wonder in itself, with 5 stories superposed and decreasing. The Qutub Minar comprises of lovely sandstone and marble surfaces. A portion of these recorded with Quranic sections.
4. Taj Mahal, Agra
Situated on the banks of Yamuna River in Agra, Taj Mahal is one of the most famous tourist attractions and best places to visit in Golden Triangle India. What can be expounded on Taj Mahal that as of now hasn't been? It is a catacomb, an image of adoration, a welcome blessing, a meeting up of affection and disaster. The Taj Mahal or the crown of all royal residence is numerous things wrapped into one, with two graves covered underneath. A UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the 7 Wonders of the World, this structure retells the narrative of Shah Jahan, a forceful Mughal ruler, and the adoration that he had for his expired spouse Mumtaz Mahal.
5. Fatehpur Sikri
Situated few kilometers away from Agra, Fatehpur Sikri is a beautiful small town of Mughal capital of Emperor Akbar’s time. This beautiful structure is one of the finest examples of Mughal Architectures and it is built with purely red sandstones. Fatehpur Sikri is also home to some other Mughal Structures such as Jama Masjid, Diwan-e-aam, Diwan-e-Khas, Salim Chisti, Panch Mahal, Birbal’s House, and more. So while in Agra, never miss this place.
6. Amer Fort, Jaipur
Situated only 11 kilometers from the main city, Amer Fort is one of the largest forts in Jaipur. The fort is connected to the Jaigarh Fort and Nahar Fort and comprises many beautiful structures inside such as Diwan-e-aam, Diwan-e-Khas, Sheesh Mahal, Sukh Niwas, Jai Mandir, and more.
The elephant's safari is the most popular attraction here that attracts many tourists from all over the world.
7. Hawa Mahal
Hawa Mahal is also one of the most famous landmarks in Jaipur and the best places to visit in Golden Triangle India. This 5 story palace was built by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in 1799 for Sahi women to peep out into the streets of the city and watch different types of festival celebrations. The palace is also known as “The Palace of Winds” as it hosts 953 small windows in the walls which keeps this palace always cool in every season.
So this our list of top 7 places to visit in Golden Triangle India which are best to know about the rich ancient history, traditions, and culture of this incredible country. If you have ever visited some of these places before then share your experience with us by commenting in the comment section below.