Planning to explore the amazing city of TajMahal by individual private taxi/car? then Private Tour Guide Agra gives you the opportunity to make this half day more wonderful with Half Day Agra Sightseeing by Car package.
Our Half day Agra Local Sightseeing tour is best suited to the person who want to visit the seventh wonder of the world the Taj Mahal within short period of time.
The most important part of this trip is that it takes you to Taj Mahal and gives you ample opportunity to appreciate this architectural wonder of the world. The tour continues with a visit to the impressive Agra Fort from where one can have the most amazing view of the Taj Mahal which lies across the Yamuna river. Monument Fees and Services of qualified English Speaking Guide will be provided during the tour.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||hotel / Train Station in Agra|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 06:00 to 08:00 Hrs|
Tour Highlights: Half Day Agra Sightseeing by Car
- Embark on a half day Agra Sightseeing by Car for a private tour of the Taj Mahal in Agra
- Travel by express train from Jaipur to Agra and back and enjoy delicious meals aboard the train
- Explore the massive Agra Fort.
- Skip the queue, get Taj Mahal entry tickets as soon as you reach Agra!
- Learn about the history of the Taj Mahal from expert guides available in multiple languages.
Tour Itinerary & details – Half Day Agra Sightseeing by Car
Pick up from the hotel in the morning after Breakfast and do a half day (4 hours) tour of Agra.
Visit Taj Mahal: In the year 1631, construction of this iconic monument was started. About 22,000 laborers and 1,000 elephants completed the construction in 22 years. This epitome of love was entirely built using white marble (brought from every part of India and central Asia). The construction was completed in the year 1653 and included an expenditure of 32 million rupees (US $68000) approx.
It is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and has been enlisted as a UNESCO World Heritage site built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his wife Arjumand Bano Begum, popularly known as Mumtaz Mahal. This white mausoleum was built in Mughal architectural style.
Agra Fort: It is popularly known as the Agra Fort which was built on the banks of River Yamuna covering an area of almost 2.5 km this fort was built using red sandstone, housing several buildings inside. It has 2 major gates namely the Delhi Gate and the Amar Singh Gate.
Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula: This splendid mausoleum of the father of Mughal Empress Noor Jehan, Ghias Beg is known as the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula which is one of the popular attractions of Agra. The chief tomb was built using pure white marble. Each of its walls comprises of three arches with attractive trellis screens, which have been carved so delicately that they look like as if made of ivory.
Mehtab Bagh: This is lies opposite to Taj Mahal, on the other bank of the river Yamuna. It’s a photographer’s paradise to capture one of the best view of Taj Mahal.
In the Evening you will be dropped at your hotel with the cherishing memories of Half Day Agra Sightseeing by Car.