Best Places To Visit In India – Golden Triangle

The three cities Delhi, Agra und Jaipur build the Golden Triangle in India.

Here are some of the best places to visit in this area of India.

Best Places In India - Golden Triangle

 

Agra Area:

Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri was built by mogul Akbar and left behind as a ghost town. Water problems faced the people to leave Fatehpur Sikri in former times.

Best Places To Visit In India - Golden Triangle

Best Places To Visit In India - Golden Triangle

Taj Mahal

What would be a visit to India without seeing the Taj Mahal?

It is one of the most famous buildings in the world. Shah Jahan built this mausoleum for his favorite wife.

About 500 kg of gold have been used for the Taj Mahal.

Best Places To Visit in India - Taj Mahal

Best Places To Visit In The Golden Triangle - India

Sikandra

Sikandra is the mausoleum of Akbar at the outskirts of Agra.

Best Places To Visit In India - Sikandra

India - Best Places To Visit In The Golden Triangle

Jaipur Area:

Palace of the Winds – Hawa Mahal

The Palace of the Winds is a wall (high screen) where the women of the royal household were able to watch behind the windows the festivals in the street without being seen.

Golden Triangle - Best Places To Visit In India

Jantar Mantar

Jantar Mantar is an observatorium in the middle of Jaipur. You will find a 23 meter high sundial as well as the Jai Prakash Yantra. These are two hemispheres showing the vault of heaven.

Golden Triangle - The Best Places In India

Amber Fort

The Amber Fort is located outside of Jaipur and is located on a hill. You can walk up and down or ride up with an elephant. It is one of the most visited places in the Jaipur area.

Golden Triangle - The Best Places To Visit In India

Golden Triangle - The Best Places To Visit In India

Which place would you like to visit?

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11 thoughts on “Best Places To Visit In India – Golden Triangle”

    • Ich war 10 Tage lang unterwegs (im April). Schwerpunktmäßig war ich im sogenannten Goldenen Dreieck unterwegs. Von Delhi, nach Agra und Jaipur und Teile von Rajasthan.

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  1. I would have to say these are some of the best places but there’s also many more that should be on this list. If not on top of this list. For us 30 days went bye way to fast! One that should be first is Varanasi. Also a good one is
    the border closing between India and Packston.

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  2. We are taking a group of high school people over in April. All the places you mentioned are on our tour and I can’t wait!! Thanks for you help with packing and comfort 🙂

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