See the bustling bazaars of Delhi and Jaipur, the magnificent Taj Mahal at Agra, the deserts of Rajasthan, the bathing Ghats of Varanasi and the erotic temples of Khajuraho. Discover more by adding a visit to the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal.
The fabled Golden Triangle is the classic introduction to the vast and beautiful India. Bustling streets, havens of tranquillity and architectural wonders await as you dive headlong into the vibrant sights, sounds and experiences of northern India.
From the first rays of kaleidoscopic light shimmering across the Taj Mahal to the majesty of India's pink city, Jaipur to the bustling capital of Delhi – this luxurious tour showcases the remarkable vivacity of India's legendary 'Golden Triangle'.
Jama Masjid’s official name is Masjid-i Jahan-Numa, or ‘World-reflecting Mosque’
It took over 5000 workers 12 years to build the mosque at the cost of 1 million rupees (about 10 million rupees today)
The mosques two minarets are 40 metres tall, with commanding views of the city
The courtyard plus the mosque itself can hold 85,000 people
The mosque was inaugurated by an imam who came from the Silk Road city of Bukhara
The mosque’s collection of relics include the Quran on a deerskin, Muhammad’s footprint and his sandals
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