There are many UNESCO World Heritage Sites in these three cities. They represent the great culture of their respective places and the kingdoms which were their ruling once. They have a great quality of cuisines and antique items that India can boast of. If you are on golden triangle India tour package, you must visit these tourist spots of the golden triangle.
Akshardham Temple of Delhi
Akshardham temple is a very grand temple in the Hindus. It is also a center of spiritual in Delhi. It was built in 2005. There is Abhishek Mandap in the Temple. Abhishek Mandap means a devotional activity or a very powerful prayer. The temple also features Sahaj Anand water show. The water show is dancing of water according to the music.
In other words, water fountains playing as per music. There are a thematic Garden and three exhibitions. The names of the exhibition are Sahaj Anand Darshan, Neelkanth Darshan, and Sanskriti Darshan. Sahaj Anand Darshan is the hall of values. Neelkanth Darshan age and IMAX film on the early life of Swami Narayan. In this, Swaminarayan is the age Yogi called as Neelkanth. The temple is built by Swami Narayan. Sanskriti Darshan age the cultural boat ride.
Lotus Temple in Delhi
The shape of the Lotus Temple of Delhi is like the lotus. If you have seen the flower lotus, you can imagine the level of difficulty while building the temple. Lotus Temple is open for the people of all the religions. The temple has 27 marble clad Petals. These metals are standing to feel and are arranged in clusters. Each of the clusters has three petals. These clusters form the nine sides of the temple. The meaning of nine sides means nine doors. All the doors open to a central. The capacity of this hall is about 2500 people. It has won many architectural awards.
Red Fort of Delhi
Red Fort what the place of residence. It was built exactly at the center of Delhi. There are many museums in it. So if you are going to visit the Red Fort, you will eventually visit many of the museums inside it. One can imagine what all antique items must be there in the museums by knowing the fact that the Red Fort was the political and the ceremonial center of Mughal Reign. It was constructed by Shah Jahan in 1639. Shah Jahan started to build the Taj Mahal in 1632. Shah Jahan managed to construct such great structures almost at the same time.
Qutub Minar of Delhi
Qutub Minar is a tall Tower, which is 73 meters high. It is one monument which was built by three rulers. Qutub-ud-din Aibak started to build Qutub Minar in the year 1192. Then in 1220 the successor of Arabic and his son-in-law Shams ud-Din Iltutmish got involved in the construction of the Qutub Minar to build 3 more storeys of it. In 1369 there was a Lightning Strike on Qutub Minar which destroyed the topmost story. After that Firoz Shah Tughlaq replaced the damaged story and added one more story to it. The construction still continued which Sher Shah Suri who added an entrance to this Tower during the time of his rule.
The Taj Mahal of Agra
The Taj Mahal of Agra does not need any introduction. It is the epitome of love which was built by Shah Jahan for his very beloved wife. There are many factors which are responsible for making the Taj Mahal a wonder of the world and wonder in the hearts of all of us. Construction of the Taj Mahal took around 20 years to get built. The dedication of Shah Jahan did not vanish or got reduced at any point in time. After constructing the Taj Mahal with white marble, he has also constructed a replica of the Taj Mahal with black marble. The love of Shah Jahan is such an example for all the people of today’s generation.
City Palace in Jaipur
There is one City Palace in Udaipur also in Rajasthan. Both the places are magnificent and spectacular. The city palace of Jaipur was the administrative center of the city of Jaipur. There is still the royal family of Jaipur. Surprisingly, the family calls itself to be the descendants of Lord Ram. The palace has a lot of buildings, galleries, offices of museums courtyards and restaurants.
Hawa Mahal of Jaipur
Hawa Mahal is the palace of breeze and the very unique construction of red and pink sandstone in the world. It was built in 1799 by the king Sawai Pratap Singh. There are 5 floors in the building with 953 Windows. These Windows were made to permit the women of the family to see what is happening out of the palace. The women were supposed to keep the veil till the end of. They were supposed to cover their face with their veil and not allowed to come out. It is a must visit the temple on Delhi Agra Mathura Vrindavan tour package.