Only have One day to travel in Agra ?
book our precious specially designed Sunrise Taj Mahal Tour from Agra to Experience the beauty of Taj Mahal is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra with Top Historical Monuments, Major Attractions and UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Agra.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||hotel / Train Station in Agra|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 06:00 to 08:00 Hrs|
Overview: Sunrise Taj Mahal Tour from Agra
We’ll take a comfortable and roomy vehicle from hotel and station in Agra (air-conditioned car, SUV or bus, depending on the number of people in your group).
We’ll spend time at the Taj Mahal and at Agra Fort, where our guides will explain the history and architecture of these monuments, and the lives of the interesting people who built them. After a leisurely lunch, we will drive back to your hotel / Train Station in Agra.
06:00 Hrs – Pick up from your Hotel in Agra and leave for Sunrise Taj Mahal tour from Agra by Private Vehicle. Later back to Hotel for breakfast. Taj Mahal is a symbol of the devotion and dedication of love that was built by emperor Shah Jahan In the memory of her wife Mumtaz Mahal.
11:30 Hrs – Visit The Imposing Agra Fort (A UNESCO World Heritage Site), built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D, this huge fort is made of red sandstone. The elegant buildings inside reflect an interesting synthesis of Hindu and Central Asian architectural styles. The maze of the courtyards, mosques & private chambers of the fort echo the story of the Mughal Empire.
13:00 Hrs -Lunch break. Lunch will be provided at one of the best local AC restaurants
14:00 Hrs – Leave for Excursion to Fatehpur Sikri (A UNESCO World Heritage Site) (approx. 1 hour drive). It has been described as “The world’s most perfectly preserved ghost town”. Built by Akbar in the late 16th century, it was abandoned after only 14 years, and the elegant buildings of this superb walled city remain intact to this day.
17:30 Hrs – Enjoy Photo Tour of Taj Mahal from Mehtab Bagh — The Moonlight Garden, believed to have been designed by Shah Jahan to view the Taj on moonlight nights, far away from the maddening crowd, The garden complex is situated on the left bank of Yamuna opposite to Taj Mahal. Mehtab Bagh was originally built by Emperor Babur to protect the Taj from the erosive effects of the sand blown across the river, but the park was reconstructed and now is one the best places from which you can view the great mausoleum. It is a huge square measuring approximately 300×300 m and in straight alignment with the Taj Mahal. The forestry plantations and agricultural fields provide a green forecourt to Taj Mahal and its reflection in Yamuna.
18:30 Hrs – You may wish to enjoy shopping in Agra is known for its fabulous handicrafts, made of marble and soft stone inlay work. The Mughals were great patrons of arts and crafts. Empress Nur Jahan took personal interest and was an accomplished artist herself in zari embroidery work. Agra’s major handicraft products besides inlay work are: leather ware, brass ware, carpets, jewellery and embroidery work.
19:30 Hrs – After a memorable Sunrise Taj Mahal Tour from Agra, take you back to your hotel / Train Station in Agra.