Golden Triangle Touring, Dubai & The Emirates with MSC

Treat yourself to the journey of a lifetime with an incredible 6-night Golden Triangle escorted tour as you visit the iconic Taj Mahal, New & Old Delhli, the Amber Fortress and the 'Pink City' of Jaipur. Awaken your senses and experience the history, culture and cuisine of India, then fly to Dubai and board MSC for an amazing 7-night cruise of Dubai, the Emirates and Saudi Arabia. Looking to add value to your holiday? Add an exciting 2-night safari stay at the Ranthambore National Park where you can spot elusive Royal Bengal Tigers amid a natural setting. Journey to the Golden Triangle today!

March Temperature in India


11 hrs


Golden Triangle Tour Winter 2023/24

Start Date December 2023 - March 2024
Taj & Tigers: December 2023 - March 2024
Duration 16 - 18 Nights
Price From £2299pp
Ship MSC Virtuosa
MSC Euribia
6nt Escorted Golden Triangle Tour (HB), 7nt Full Board Emirates Cruise 

Escorted Tour Highlights
6-night fully escorted tour of India's Golden Triangle on half board basis
• Delhi meet and greet at airport
• Old & New Delhi touring 2-nights (breakfast & dinner)
​• Agra 2-night sunrise & sunset touring at the Taj Mahal (B,D)
• The Red Fort & 2-nights in Jaipur (B,D)
• The Amber Fortress & Jal Mahal Water Palace
• Tuk tuk and rickshaw rides through the old markets & bazaars
• Hawa Mahal Palace of Winds • Chand Baori stepwells

• The Raj Path & Gandhi's Memorial • Connaught Place & India Gate
• The Langar Kitchens
• The Viceroy Club from the 'Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' 
• Optional Taj & Tigers addition: 2-night Ranthambore stay with 2 open Jeep guided safaris from just £299pp (includes B, L & D)
• 7-night Full Board Emirates cruise

With Ranthambore 29 Nov 2023 fr. £2599pp
call now or book 01 Dec 2023 fr. £2299pp
With Ranthambore 03 Jan 2024 fr. £2649pp
Call now or book 05 Jan 2024 fr. £2349pp
With Ranthambore 31 Jan 2024 fr. £2849pp
Call now or book 02 Feb 2024 fr. £2549pp
With Ranthambore 28 Feb 2024 fr. £2599pp
Call now or book 01 Mar 2024 fr. £2299pp
CALL NOW OR BOOK 29 NOV 2024 fr. £2399pp
with ranthambore 27th nov 2024 fr. £2699pp
call now or book 10th Jan 2025 fr. £2499pp
with ranthambore 08 jan 2025 fr. £2799pp
call now or book 07 feb 2025 fr. £2499pp
with ranthambore 05 feb 2025 fr. £2799pp
call now or book 07 mar 2025 fr. £2599pp
with ranthambore 05 mar 2025 fr. £2799pp


Your itinerary in detail:


Your tour:
Fly UK to Delhi (overnight)

Upon arrival to Delhi, begin your fully escorted 6-night tour with a transfer to your Delhi hotel and enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure before ending with a welcome dinner. (D)

Today, journey to Delhi Old City for a guided tour and then to Agra & Taj Mahal at sunset. Throughout the day, expect thrilling visits to the bazaar and spice markets of Chandi Chowk and Khari Baoli, the Jama Masjid Mosque (c. 1644) and Raj Ghat – the memorial to the father of India, Mahatma Ghandi. Afterwards, transfer to Agra for check-in at your hotel (2-nights D,BB) and (time permitting) visit a local artisans art gallery & workshop. In the evening, visit the Mehtab Bagh Gardens for your first view of the magnificent Taj Mahal as the sun sets.

‣ As dawn breaks, enjoy a sunrise-guided tour of the Taj Mahal. Late morning, head to the Red Fort of Agra, a UNESCO World Heritage site and home to the 16th Century Mughal Emperors, where you will learn the history and culture of the palace from your guide. That evening, experience a traditional Indian Mughlai dinner from the medieval Mughal Empire style.

‣ After breakfast, take a scenic drive to Jaipur, the 'Pink City' and gateway to Rajasthan. En Route, visit the Chand Baori stepwells in Abhaneri, then head to the Kanota village for a visit to the famous Viceroy Club, as seen in the film The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Afterwards, enjoy a traditional chai tea in Castle Kanota before heading to your hotel for check-in. End the evening with a delicious dinner in Jaipur. (2-nights with D, BB)

‣ Today, join your guide for a heritage tour brief, then visit ancient Amer before enjoying a Jeep safari to the walls of the Amber Fortress. Afterwards, head to the Patrika Gates and Jantar Mantar, an ancient celestial observatory, and while en route stop at the Jaipur centre for photo opportunities at the Water Palace, Jal Mahal. Conclude your day with an exciting Bazaar walk and a Tuk-Tuk ride through the streets to the Palace of Winds, Hawa Mahal.

‣ After breakfast, enjoy a scenic tour drive to New Delhi for check-In on your final night (D,BB) in Delhi. Explore the 1930s architectural styles of Lutyens and the British Empire influence on your tour of New Delhi, from the Raj Path Boulevard to the House of Parliament. Afterwards, visit the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib Sikh House of Worship and experience the Langar Kitchen, where meals are cooked every day to feed over 10,000, regardless of caste, creed or religion.

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight to Dubai for a 1-night stay (room only)


Optional 2-night Ranthambore Tiger Safari:
 Travel from Agra to Ranthambore National Park and after arrival at your retreat/lodge, you will receive a Safari Briefing. Enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure (includes B, L, & D).

After an early breakfast, meet your expert naturalist and Jeep driver for a sunrise tiger spotting safari followed by lunch at the lodge. In the afternoon, return to the safari for a sunset tour before enjoying dinner at the lodge.

Today you rejoin the Golden Triangle tour with a drive to Jaipur

Add this tour extension from just £299pp!

Your cruise:
‣ This morning make your own way to the cruise port to board the incredible MSC to begin your 7-night full board cruise to the Emirates.
‣ Doha, Qatar
‣ Bahrain
‣ At sea
‣ Abu Dhabi, U. Arab Emirates
Sir Bani Yas Is, U. Arab Emirates
‣ Dubai, U. Arab Emirates overnight in port
‣ Dubai, U. Arab Emirates, disembark and fly back to the UK