Same Day Agra Trip
The symbol of eternal beauty and love, Taj Mahal draws millions of tourists from across the globe. Taj visit seems a dream to all. This monument of love is the major attraction of Agra city located in Uttar Pradesh at a distance of 204 kms away from Delhi. Apart from Taj, Agra has so much in store for a tourist. Embark on this same day Agra tour and explore the white marble architecture of Taj.
Arrival in Delhi - Agra (204 kilometers-4 hours drive)
Our tour representative will pick up at the airport or from the hotel in the early morning. Then you will be driven to Agra in an ac car. Your breakfast will be served on a roadside restaurant. Proceed towards Agra. If you visit India for the first time you will be thrilled to see the other side of India, the beauty of Indian countryside. The rural India is a picture of hard struggle and joviality of life. When you see something interesting catch it in your camera. Your memorabilia of same day Taj Mahal tour will thrill you later.
Around 10.30 you will reach Agra. Have coffee or tea for refreshment. Then proceed towards Agra Fort, the majestic fort located on the bank of the River Yamuna. Our tour guide will meet you here and showcase you the palaces and halls located inside the fort. Once the royal residence cum administrative hub of the Mughal capital, Agra Fort is the one of the architectural marvels of Mughal. Some of the architectural building of the fort has a fusion of Mughal and Hindu architecture. Agra Fort reached its height during the rule of Mughal Emperor Akbar and Shah Jahan. More than 6 Mughal kings lived in this fort and even Sher Shah Suri also lived in this fort a few months.
After Agra Fort visit, lunch will be served to you at a Mughlai specialty restaurant. Agra got some hereditary royal chefs. Savor a Mughlai dish. After lunch you can visit the local markets of Delhi. Pick up some leather products and other handicrafts.
Taj Mahal & Baby Taj visit
Then you will be taken to Taj Mahal, the major attraction of your Agra tour. Enjoy a baggi ride or a battery van ride to the gate of Taj Mahal. Agra has some medieval charm. As soon as you enter into the gate of Taj you will be passionate more to have a view of Taj. Walk past inside and proceed towards Taj Mahal. The white marble symmetry of Taj thrills one at first sight. Feel the emotion and passion behind this great monument of love. Enter into the Taj and explore the art works done on the wall.
Taj Mahal was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife, Mamtaj Mahal. This monument is considered as one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
At last you will visit the Itmad-ul-Daulah’s Tomb built by Nur Jahan in memory of her father. This is known as Baby Taj. This Tomb has marble inlay of works and semi-precious stone decorations.
Your Taj Mahal tour on same day comes to en end. If you have still spirit you can visit the Tomb of Emperor Akbar at Sikandra. Drive back to Delhi and on arrival take the hotel for overnight stay.