Taj Mahal TourDuration: 01 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Agra - Delhi
The best North Indian tour on offer, Taj Mahal Tour takes you to the marble wonder Taj Mahal, which was built as a tribute to Emperor Shah Jahan's love for his Queen Mumtaz Mahal. The tour takes you on a romantic journey to Rajasthan's most romantic places. An elephant ride to Amber Fort at Jaipur, camping at Chhatrasagar, commanding views of Aravalli Range from Deogarh Mahal, and dining at the splendid Lake Palace of Udaipur makes this tour an ideal one for all loving couples - young or old.
Highlights of The Tour:
Daywise Itinerary for Taj Mahal Tour:
By Shatabdi Express (just 2 hrs. journey in Luxury Air-conditioned Chair Car)
Places to Visit : Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri (By Air-conditioned Deluxe Car)
0530 hrs. Pick-up from hotel and drive to New Delhi Railway Station to connect Shatabdi Express (Air-conditioned luxury train) for Agra.
0600 hrs. Depart Delhi. Hot breakfast will be provided in the train followed by tea or coffee.
0810 hrs. Arrive Agra Cantt. Railway Station. Our representative will welcome you at the Platform with a play card of your name. Proceed to our local office where your guide will be introduced and proceed to Taj Mahal.
0845 hrs. visit Taj Mahal - the glory of Mughal India, built as an expression of love. 7th wonders of the world. Some 20 thousand craftsmen and laborers are said to have worked for about 16 years from 1632 to 1648 A.D.
Note: Taj Mahal is closed on every Friday.
1100 hrs. visit Agra Fort. A red sandstone fort stands on the bank of River Yamuna built by Emperor Akbar in 1566. Shah Jahan was imprisoned by his son and spent his last eight years languishing in Agra Fort, but he was able to gaze out at the tomb of his wife. visit Pearl Mosque, the hall of public and private audience.
1200 hrs. visit a Marble factory to see the beautiful inlay of precious and semi precious stones into marble.
1300 hrs. Buffet Lunch in a 5 Star Hotel.
1400 hrs. drive to Fatehpur Sikri. After one hour drive you will reach Fatehpur Sikri - also known as Ghost City built by Emperor Akbar in 1569. Sikri was deserted due to lack of water.
1700 hrs. drive back to Agra.
1800 hrs. free time in Agra for shopping.
2030 hrs. transfer to Agra Cantt. Railway Station to connect Shatabdi Express for Delhi.
2043 hrs. Depart Agra. Hot dinner will be served in the train.
2305 hrs. Assistance at New Delhi Railway Station and transfer to Hotel / Airport.