The golden Triangle is one of the most popular tourist Circuits in India. It connects the cities od Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. Well connected by both road and rail, these three cities are the most popular tourist haunts in North India. Some popular must-vivit spots on a Golden Triangle Tour of India are:-
Completed in 1931, the 160-foot high structure was built in memory of the Indian soldiers who laid down their lives during World War I. Designed by Sir Edward Lutyens, the Structure houses the eternal flame that burns in remembrance of the soldiers.
Red Fort, Delhi
The Red Fort, built in 1618 by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, was named after the iconic red stone used in its construction. For almost 200 years, the Red Fort was the residence of Mughal Emperors.
Taj Mahal, Agra
The White marble monument built south direction of the Yamuna River, in Agra, was commissioned in 1632 by emperor Shah Jahan for his favorite spouse Mumtaz Mahal. This counted as one of the wonders of the ancient world, it is one of the icons of Love.
Agra Fort, Agra
Now a UNESCOWorld heritage site, it is believed to be the most famous monument to visit, after the Taj Mahal. Built by the Mughals, this walled city is believed to have existed since the 11th century.
The city palace, Jaipur
This amazing palace located in Jaipur, the capital of the state of Rajasthan, includes the Chandra mahal and the Mubarak Mahal palaces. It was the seat of the maharaja of Jaipur who was the head of the Kachwaha Rajput clan. The palace is an interesting blend of Mughal and Rajput architecture.
Hawa mahal, Jaipur
The Hawa Mahal, also known as the Palace of Winds, was built as a screen that allowed women in the royal household to observe the festivities in the street unseen. The entire screen is built of red and pink sandstone.
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