Jal Mahal Water Palace at sunset

India's Golden Triangle with Far East Discovery

Discover the Far East with an unforgettable 6-night fully escorted tour of the iconic Golden Triangle of India as you journey into ancient cities, temples and sites. Visit one of the most stunning World Wonders’ structures – The Taj Mahal. Awaken all 5 senses as you journey into the heart of India with visits to New Delhi, Jaipur and the ancient town of Amer. Afterwards, enjoy a luxurious 14-night cruise holiday onboard Holland America’s Westerdam for a truly special sea voyage.

Golden Triangle Tour Jan. 2026

Start Date 10th January 2026
End Date 2nd February 2026
Duration 23 Nights
Price From £3299 pp
Ship HAL Westerdam
6-night Escorted Golden Triangle half board tour , 14-night full board cruise


Escorted Tour Highlights

• A 6-night fully escorted tour of India's Golden Triangle
• Delhi meet and greet at the airport
• Old & New Delhi touring 2-nights
​• Agra 2-nights - sunrise & sunset touring at the Taj Mahal
• The Red Fort & 2-nights Jaipur
• The Amber Fortress & Jal Mahal Water Palace
• Hawa Mahal Palace of Winds
• The Raj Path & Gandhi's Memorial
• Connaught Place & India Gate
• The Langar Kitchens

Westerdam - 10th January 2026 from £3299pp
Westerdam - 8th January 2026 from £3649pp

Your itinerary in detail:


Cruise Itinerary

Westerdam - 10th January 2026

 Date                                          Port                 

 18th Jan. 2026               Singapore - Embark
 19th Jan. 2026                At Sea
 20th Jan. 2026                Nathon, Thailand
 21st Jan. 2026               Laem Chabang, Thailand
 22nd Jan. 2026              Laem Chabang, Thailand
 23rd Jan. 2026              Sihanoukville, Cambodia
 24th Jan. 2026               At Sea
 25th Jan. 2026              Phu My, Vietnam
 26th Jan. 2026              Nha Trang, Vietnam
 27th Jan. 2026              At Sea
 28th Jan. 2026              Da Nang, Vietnam
 29th Jan. 2026              At Sea
 30th Jan. 2026              Halong Bay, Vietnam
 31th Jan. 2026              At Sea
 1st Feb. 2026               Hong, Kong - Disembark for                                                overnight UK flight
 2nd Feb 2026               Arrive in UK

Tour Itinerary

‣ Day 1 - 11th Jan. 2026 

  • Upon your arrival at Delhi International Airport, our team will be holding your name signage by “Cruise 1st and Perfect Travels” in the arrival hall. You will be met and transferred to your hotel for check-in with the welcome briefing. Our travel manager will then outline your adventurous itinerary ahead. 

 ‣ Day 2 - 12th Jan. 2026 

  • This morning, take an exciting journey through the Old Delhi city, visiting the grand Jama Masjid Mosque, Chandni Chowk, Khari Baoli, The Red Fort & Raj Ghat. In the afternoon, take a scenic drive to the ancient Agra and visit the sacred Yamuna riverside. In the evening, head to the Mehtab Bagh Gardens for a stunning sunset wiewing of the magnificent Taj Mahal.  

 ‣ Day 3 - 13th Jan. 2026 

  • At the break of dawn, we will experience a sunrise grand tour of The Taj Mahal. Later, journey through the old cities’ traditional houses, British raj colonies and Mughal architectures arriving at India’s finest Mughal fortress – the noble Red Fort of Agra. 

‣ Day 4 - 14th Jan. 2026 

  • Today after breakfast, you will be driven to Jaipur, a historic pink washed city and gateway to India’s most flamboyant state - Rajasthan. Stay at your hotel for a relaxing day or venture out to the city for your day of leisure. 

‣ Day 5 - 15th Jan. 2026 

  • Get ready for a full day of adventure! Today's highlights include ancient town of Amer, The Amber Fortress, A Jeep Safari, Water Palace - Jal Mahal, Patrika Gates, Jantar Mantar, City Palace & Museum of Jaipur, The Palace of Winds - Hawa Mahal & Albert Hall Museum 

‣ Day 6 - 16th Jan. 2026 

  • Today's highlights include the New Delhi, Gandhi Smriti, Raj Path, State Houses, North - South Block including the India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhawan, The House of Parliament, Connaught Place, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Sikh Kitchen and its Langar Ceremony. 

 ‣ Day 7 - 17th Jan. 2026 

  • After breakfast/checkout from your hotel, you will be met by our airport manager in the hotel lobby for your pick-up transfer to Delhi IGI International Airport for your flight to Singapore. Enjoy 1-night in the bustling city of Singapore.