Overview

Discover the Magic of India - On a Golden Triangle Singles Holiday Adventure

Embark on a remarkable journey through India's Golden Triangle, visiting Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur, where you'll marvel at the iconic Taj Mahal. Immerse yourself in the vibrant capital, Delhi, with its bustling bazaars and historic landmarks. Explore the blue-washed alleys of Jodhpur, a city of enchanting charm. Admire the architectural wonders of Udaipur, often called the "City of Lakes," with its serene waters and grand palaces. Jaipur, the Pink City, will captivate you with its majestic forts and regal heritage, while Pushkar offers a spiritual oasis with its holy lake and unique temples.

This adventure promises not only awe-inspiring sights but also the tantalizing flavours of India's cuisine, a true feast for the senses. Each destination presents a kaleidoscope of colours, sounds, and experiences, making this a trip of a lifetime. For nature enthusiasts, extend your journey with an unforgettable experience at the Ranthambore Tiger Sanctuary. Here, you can witness the majestic Bengal tigers in their natural habitat, a thrilling safari that adds an extra layer of excitement to your Indian adventure.

India’s inspiring structures, vibrant culture, and historic treasures await you on this unforgettable singles holiday. Embrace the magic and mystery of a country like no other.

 

10 Nights 11 Days 07 Oct, 07 Oct, 08 Mar, and more
Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Delhi

Welcome to Delhi

  • Evening: Arrive at Delhi Airport. Meet your host and transfer to your hotel. Check-in and take some time to unwind and settle into your new surroundings.
  • Highlight: Delhi, a bustling metropolis, offers a mix of modern vibrancy and historic charm. As you prepare for your journey, soak in the initial impressions of this incredible city.

Day 2: Explore Old Delhi

  • Morning: Start your half-day sightseeing tour of Old Delhi:
    • Red Fort: Marvel at the stunning red sandstone fort built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan along the banks of the Yamuna River.
    • Raj Ghat: Visit the serene memorial dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi.
    • Jama Masjid: Explore India's largest mosque, a magnificent structure that can hold up to 25,000 worshippers.
    • Chandni Chowk: Drive past this historic marketplace, once an imperial avenue of Mughal royalty. The busy commercial area still retains the charm of a bygone era with its ethnic bazaars and vibrant street life.
  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

Day 3: Delhi to Agra by Train (240 Km / 3 hrs)

  • Morning: Transfer to Nizamuddin railway station to board your train to Agra.
  • Midday: Arrive in Agra, transfer to your hotel, and check in.
  • Afternoon: Visit the iconic:
    • Taj Mahal: Be captivated by this world-famous marble mausoleum, built by Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal.
    • Agra Fort: Discover the grandeur of this walled city, home to exquisite palaces and the notable Delhi and Lahore gates.
  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

Day 4: Agra to Jaipur via Fatehpur Sikri (240 kms / 6 hrs)

  • Morning: Drive to Jaipur with a stop at:
    • Fatehpur Sikri: Explore this abandoned city built by Emperor Akbar in 1569, including the Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chishti, Panch Mahal, and other splendid palaces.
  • Afternoon: Continue your drive to Jaipur. Upon arrival, check into your hotel.
  • Evening: Visit:
  • Galta Ji (Monkey Temple): Ascend to the Sun-God temple for panoramic views of the surrounding plains.
  • Sisodia Rani Garden and Palace: Stroll through terraced gardens adorned with beautiful murals depicting Krishna's life and hunting scenes.
  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

Day 5: Discover Jaipur

  • Morning: Visit the magnificent:
    • Amer Fort: Ride an elephant or jeep up to this historic fort overlooking Maota Lake. Explore the rich blend of Hindu and Rajput architecture.
  • Afternoon: Continue your city tour with visits to:
  • City Palace: Explore the former royal residence, now a museum showcasing an impressive collection of artifacts, including the Armoury Museum with its array of historical weapons.
  • Jantar Mantar: See the world's largest stone observatory with its well-preserved astronomical instruments.
  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

Day 6: Jaipur to Pushkar (150 kms / 3 hrs)

  • Morning: Drive to Pushkar, a unique town known for its spiritual significance and picturesque surroundings.
  • Midday: Arrive in Pushkar, check into your hotel.
  • Afternoon: Explore:
    • Pushkar Lake: Visit the ghats and temples surrounding this sacred lake. Pushkar is a vegetarian and alcohol-free town, reflecting its religious heritage.
  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

Day 7: Pushkar to Udaipur (280 kms / 5 hrs)

  • Morning: Drive to Udaipur, often called the "City of Lakes" or "City of Palaces."
  • Midday: Arrive in Udaipur, check into your hotel.
  • Evening: Take a leisurely evening to explore the city or relax at your hotel.
  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

Day 8: Explore Udaipur

  • Morning: Visit:
    • City Palace: Rising from the banks of Lake Pichola, this impressive palace complex is the largest in Rajasthan. Explore its various palaces, including Bada Mahal, Bhim Vilas, and Moti Mahal.
  • Afternoon: Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Pichola, taking in the stunning views of the city from the water.
  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

Day 9: Udaipur to Delhi by Flight

  • Morning: Transfer to Udaipur airport for your flight back to Delhi.
  • Midday: Arrive in Delhi, transfer to your hotel, and check-in. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.
  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

Day 10: New Delhi Sightseeing

  • Morning: Embark on a half-day tour of New Delhi, visiting:
    • Qutab Minar: Admire this 12th-century minaret, intricately hand-carved for its entire height of 234 feet.
    • Humayun's Tomb: Explore this architectural precursor to the Taj Mahal.
    • Lakshminarayan Temple: Visit this modern Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi.
  • Afternoon: Drive past notable landmarks such as:
  • India Gate: A war memorial dedicated to Indian soldiers.
  • Rashtrapati Bhavan: The official residence of the President of India.
  • Parliament House and Secretariat buildings: An architectural blend of Victorian and 20th-century styles.
  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

Day 11: Departure

Farewell to India.

  • Morning: Transfer to Delhi airport for your homeward journey, carrying unforgettable memories of your solo adventure through this remarkable country.
  • Breakfast Included

Ranthambore Tiger Sanctuary Extension: An Extra Three Nights of Adventure

Extend your journey with an unforgettable three-night experience at the Ranthambore Tiger Sanctuary. Nestled in the heart of Rajasthan, Ranthambore National Park is a wildlife sanctuary renowned for its tiger population. Established as Rajasthan's first Project Tiger reserve, the park is named after the 1,000-year-old Ranthambore Fort, which majestically stands within its bounds. The park offers a lush habitat for a diverse range of wildlife, including the stately sambar deer, the rare red jungle fowl, and various species of eagles. Its water bodies are home to marsh crocodiles and pythons, making it a haven for wildlife enthusiasts and bird watchers alike. Don't miss this chance to witness the majestic Bengal tigers in their natural habitat, adding an extra layer of excitement to your Indian adventure.

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India’s inspiring structures, vibrant culture, and historic treasures await you on this unforgettable singles holiday. Embrace the magic and mystery of a country like no other.

Accommodation

Stay at 4 Star Hotels throughout the tour as detailed below or similar.

  • Delhi - Eros Hotel - Nehru Place
  • Agra - Howard Plaza The Fern
  • Jaipur - Fern Residency
  • Udaipur- Fern Residency
  • Pushkar- Bamboo Saa Mulberry Resort
DATES & PRICES
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Price Includes

What is included in the tour

  • Stay at 4-star Hotels throughout the tour
  • Your own single-occupancy room for 10 nights
  • Daily Breakfast & Dinner
  • Flights from London Heathrow
  • Coordinated site-seeing and activities as per Itinerary
  • Transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle throughout the tour
  • Services of a GoSingles Guide on the tour 
  • Tuk-Tuk & Metro Train ride in Delhi.
  • Train Tickets from Delhi to Agra in an Air-conditioned Chair Car
  • Flight tickets from Udaipur – Delhi
  • Visit to Taj Mahal & Agra Fort in Agra.
  • Tuk-Tuk ride At Fatehpur Sikri
  • Elephant ride and Jeep at Amer Fort Jaipur.
  • 20 kg Baggage allowance and 5 kg hand baggage.
  • All Taxes & Surcharges
  • Meet other single, like-minded travellers who wish to socialise and make new friends

Price and itinerary may be subject to change

Flight Timings - 

Outbound - London Heathrow 09:45 - Delhi, India 22:50 Air India

Inbound -Delhi, India 15:15 - London Heathrow 20:00 Air India 

Price excludes: Indian visa

All British passport holders must obtain the holiday visa in advance at least 72 hours prior and not more than 30 days in advance of your departure.

The cost for Indian Tourist Visa for 1 month is US$25 (approx. - £22) from July - March & US$10 (approx. - £10) from April - June and you can purchase from the India Government website  https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/tvoa.html failure to comply with entry requirements will result in travel being denied or entry refused.

Tour Highlights

Taj Mahal

As one of the world’s most popular sightseeing destinations, without any hesitation once you see the Taj Mahal it will be forever captured in your memory as the finest pieces of architecture ever created. Stand in awe, capture photographs and meander around stunning gardens all built over a period of 20 years in dedication to Mughal Emporer Shah Jahan’s third wife.

Fatehpur Sikri

Once the capital until 1585, this city is situated in the state of Uttar Pradesh and founded by Mughal Emperor Akbar. Today it is very much a ghost town, ruins of the bazaars and vacant imperial buildings still standing perfectly preserve a time forgot. The highlight is the palace, its fairy tale structure was created using traditional methods and influences in local red-sandstone, it is surrounded by walls and a picturesque lake to one side.

Other highlights and points of interest in the Sikri include the Jama Masjid, Buland Darwaza, Panch Mahal and Tomb of Salim Chishti.

Amber Fort

Set on a pedestal ooverlooking the gardens and lake below, Amer Fort comprises of four sections; intricate, detailed courtyards, private quarters and exquisite entrance gates. The best times to visit are early morning or in the evening, in the mornings the fort glows in its soft light, sandwiched between lush greenery, the mountain background and the blue sky, while in the evening, the structure’s warm hue is a picture that will stay with you for an eternity.

Raj Ghat

A must see on your trip is the cremation site and memorial to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. Raj Ghat is a simple black marble platform marking the spot where Gandhi was cremated on 31 January in 1948. Located by the River Yamuna and within beautiful grounds, it has several beautiful lawns fitted with fountains, where you can sit and relax, whilst taking in the peaceful surroundings. 

Elephant Ride

Not something you hear everyday, an unforgettable experience on one of India’s most treasured creatures. At Amber Fort you’ll have the opportunity to ride along a narrow road up to the Sun Gate. 

Pichola Lake and Palaces 

Since The Taj lovingly restored the palace to its former grandeur and beauty and it has become one of the romantic destinations in the world. The Lake Palace complex is a series of architectural wonders in their own right, the walls of this masterpiece are made of white and black marble and adorned with semi-precious stones. Elaborate gardens, fountains and pillared terraces adorn the interiors of the palace and magnificent courtyard. The Lake Palace is world famous and has been the site for several iconic film shoots like the James Bond film, Octopussy.

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