Agra Taj Mahal Tour
Delhi – Agra – Delhi
The tour takes you to one of the best known Seven Wonders of the World “TAJ MAHAL”, located 200 km from Delhi and connected with the new Express High Way which has made travel to Taj Mahal a very comfortable journey by road. Besides Taj Mahal which is well known all over, the tour also takes you to Agra Fort and Sikandara.
It is a private tour exclusively for you with a chauffeur driven private car / van as the case may be with services of professional English speaking guide (other language speaking guides can be provided on request and extra cost may be applicable). The car / van will pick you up at your hotel in Delhi and leave you there.
Highlights of The Tour
Private and exclusive full day tour to Agra from Delhi.
Travel in comfort of air-condition chauffeur driven car/van.
Enjoy visit of these places with experienced and professional English speaking Guide.
Visit world famous Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Sikandara in one day.
You will be picked up and dropped at your hotel/residence in Delhi, Noida or Gurgaon.
0700 DEPARTURE FROM YOUR DELHI HOTEL
1030 ARRIVAL IN AGRA
1045 – 1245 VISIT OF TAJ MAHAL
1300 – 1400 LUNCH BREAK
1415 – 1530 VISIT OF AGRA FORT
1600 – 1645 VISIT OF SIKANDARA
1700 DEPARTURE FOR DELHI
2100 ARRIVAL AT YOUR DELHI HOTEL
Our driver will report to the address as provided in booking request and then straight away drive to Agra.
Agra finds its name in the great Indian epics, but the city became world famous during Mughal Reign. The city served as the capital of the Mughal dynasty for several years. Agra is noted for its World Heritage sites and inlay marble work. Setting itself beautifully on the banks of River Yamuna, the city magnetizes a lot of tourists with its diverse marble and red sandstone structures.
We shall start our sightseeing tour of Agra by visiting one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Taj Mahal. It is regarded as the epitome of love. It was built by Shah Jahan for his beloved wife MumtazMahal as a final resting place. The grandiose of Taj Mahal incorporates hard work of 20,000 workers and was completed in 22 years. The architect of the masterpiece was Ustad Ahmad Lahauri, a Persian architect. It is also renowned for its stylish domes, exceptionally carved screens, and for finest inlay work.
After visit of this marvellous monument, the driver will take you to restaurant of your choice in Agra for lunch.
After lunch, the tour will continue to visit Agra Fort, an imperialist fort situated on the banks of river Yamuna and served as the center of operation for the Mughal emperor Akbar. The fortified walls of the fort encompass several palaces and houses like Moti Masjid, Diwan-I-Am, Diwan-I-Khas, MusammanBurj, Jehangiri Mahal, Khaas Mahal, Sheesh Mahal etc. The fort is the finest architectural monument built in red sandstone.
Later we shall set out for Sikandra, the tomb of Akbar. Located on the outskirt of the city, the ruler started building his tomb during his lifespan, but the construction was finally completed by his son, Jahangir. The monument has manicured lawns with exceptionally engraved gateways and white marble memorial and flawlessly adapts the best of Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist, Jain motifs, representing the new religion started by Akbar – the DEEN E ILAHI.
It is time to return to Delhi after visit of the monuments of the Imperial city of Agra.
|TOYOTA ETIOS||RS. 5250 per person|
Tour Package Includes:
Travel by private chauffer driven air-conditioned car / van inclusive of fuel, parking and all applicable taxes.
Services of private English speaking guide
Pickup and drop off by same car in your Delhi hotel
Battery Van / Tonga ride at Taj Mahal in Agra
Two bottles of mineral water / soft drinks per person in car
Parking and all taxes
Tour Package Does Not Includes:
Entrance fee to monuments (we can provide same at extra cost)
Call us at +91 11 47674000 or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org for all the details on this itinerary and what is included in your tour. We shall be glad to make any amendments in the tour if you so wish and send you our best quotation and details of the tou to suit your budget and interest.