Overview : Agra & Taj Mahal Full-Day Sightseeing Tour
- Visit the majestic Taj Mahal
- Enjoy Agra’s forts, palaces, chambers, and mosques
- Visit the Agra Fort, displaying a perfect blend of Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist, Jain designs and motifs
- Escape the bustle of Delhi for the day
What You Can Expect
Take a same day delhi to Agra Taj Mahal tour to discover one of the great wonders of the world, the beautiful and romantic Taj Mahal.
Termed as a “Token of Love, Devotion & Romance” and world recognized as a glittering jewel of Muslim architecture in India, the Taj Mahal is the majestic crown of palaces. The white domed marble mausoleum was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan.
Start with an early pick up at around 05:00 from any New Delhi location. i will greet you and drive you to Agra, a journey of approximately 4-5 hours. Sit back and relax, as you watch the Indian landscape glide by Agra tour, the kingdom of Mughals, which stands imperiously on the banks of the Yamuna river. The city is famous as a major tourist destination, because of its splendid antique structures and constructions by Mughal-era rulers.
With Hinduism, Islam, and Jainism religions running integrally in its veins, the state reveals the map of bygone Mughal-era history drawn with the colors of war, rivalry, sovereignty, regality, conspiracy, bloodshed, enthronement and dethronement.
Your first port of call will be Taj Mahal, Taj Mahal is wonder of the world. It’s a mausoleum made with white marble and it’s shaped like a crown. It’s huge and it’s surrounded by four pillars. It’s popular among the people as a symbol of love.
The Taj Mahal is the majestic crown of palaces. The white domed marble mausoleum was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Acclaimed by archaeologists world over as the finest example of Mughal architecture, it reflects a style that combines elements from Persian, Turkish, and Indian architectural styles.
Continue to Agra Fort. Built with red sandstone and white marble, Agra Fort is a treasure house of Mughal architecture. Inside this magnanimous fort, there are remarkable palaces, embellished chambers, hospitable reception rooms, and marvelous mosques. Here, you will be mesmerized at the beauty of the Pearl Mosque (Moti Masjid), Jahangir Mahal, Diwan-i-Khas, Diwan-i-Am, Macchi Bhawan, Nagina Masjid, Sheesh Mahal, Mina Masjid and Musammam Burj.
Your chauffeur will then drive you to the baby Taj (itmad ud daulah). the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daulah, another mausoleum sometimes referred to as the Baby Taj, as it was one inspiration for the Taj Mahal and sits just across the river from it. Learn from your guide about the Persian influences behind the design of the tomb as you admire its stone inlay and trellis work. you can stop for lunch at a hotel and then proceed with your tour.
After completing your Agra & Taj Mahal Full-Day Sightseeing Tour, you will be driven back to Delhi, reaching your hotel at around 22:00.
Full day Taj Mahal Sightseeing Tour package Includes
- Sightseeing & excursion as per itinerary with service of English speaking tour guide
- En route refreshment
- Delhi-Agra-Delhi transport by air conditioned car
- Mineral water in the vehicle
- All applicable taxes and service charges
Full day Taj Mahal Sightseeing Tour package excludes
- Air and train fares
- Medical insurance
- Any expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances like flight delay/cancellation/hike in
- fare, strike, or any other natural calamities
- Camera fee at monuments