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The Golden Triangle
Steeped in history, brimming with culture
An exciting and popular school trip where students discover India’s iconic wonders and its diversity of culture.
Take in all the sights of contrasting Old and New Delhi, with its bustling, colourful streets and bazaars. Stand in awe of the legendary Taj Mahal in Agra, before discovering the hidden palaces and forts in the fascinating pink city of Jaipur.
An inspiring and enriching Indian Journey
As well as travelling the famous route between, Delhi, Agra and Jaipur, our Golden Triangle itinerary provides a rewarding stay in Aravali, providing the opportunity to experience rural life. Time here is spent learning about sustainability, customs and traditions by visiting local villages, farms and schools. Students benefit a great deal from this, not only is it hugely rewarding, and engaging, it provides them with a new found interest in different people across different cultures.
“The team in India were excellent- very organised and precise to ensure the trip ran smoothly and maximum time achieved. Guides were very friendly and approachable making our trip a huge success.”
- DAY *1-2*
Following an overnight flight, our local team will meet you at the airport and welcome you to Delhi. You will travel by private transfer to your accommodation, en-route experiencing the delights of Delhi. That afternoon, explore the contrasts and culture of this fascinating city, visiting Gandhi’s Memorial, India Gate and Dilli Haat Craft Market.
- DAY *3*
Relaxed breakfast before a day discovering the sights of colourful Old Delhi. Visit temples, spice markets and Chandni Chowk with its narrow streets. Take a rickshaw to Jain Trust School, a charity run school providing children with the chance of an education despite their gender, economic status or physical ability.
- DAY *4-5*
Travel by private coach to Aravali Eco Village, south of Delhi, for an overnight stay. Spend time in the village and school, learning local traditions, crafts, song and dance. This will be an unforgettable experience and create memories for life.
- DAY *6*
Travel to Agra. Visit the Taj Mahal in all its glory, the iconic and greatest romantic gesture of all time. After lunch you’ll be guided through the elaborate and fascinating Agra Fort, former residence of the Mughal Emperors. Overnight stay in Agra
- DAY *7-8*
Travel to Jaipur. Known as the ‘Pink City’ as it was literally painted pink in the 19th century to welcome Queen Victoria! Visit the iconic Amber Fort, the City Palace and explore the vibrant centre. Digest these rich experiences on the overnight train to Delhi
- DAY *9-10*
Provide help in the community kitchen at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Sikh temple. Then enjoy the afternoon to relax and unwind before you indulge in a farewell meal with local friends