AGRA is a city on the banks of the river Yamuna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India., a major tourist destination because of its many splendid Mughal-era buildings, most notably the Tāj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpūr Sikrī, all three of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Taj Mahal is an essential sight for all visitors to India. It is one of the most achingly beautiful architectural achievements in the world, and is considered to be a symbol of enduring love. Shrouded in white marble the sheer elegance, purity and sentiment that are an integral part of the monument have touched the hearts of people from all corners of the world. One of the seven wonders of the world and a world heritage site was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in loving memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal who died while giving birth to their fourteenth child. Built in pure white marble Taj Mahal is located along the banks of the River Yamuna, the Taj spreads across almost 42 acres of land and it is believed that this particular spot was chosen by the emperor because of its peaceful and soothing effect. One of the seven wonders of the world, it stands as a tribute to undying love and all who visit it stand awed at the first impression created by this marvel in white marble.
Same Day Trip to Agra to Visit Taj Mahal by Car
Note: Taj Mahal is closed on Friday.
Schedule - Tour Program
06:00 hrs - Pick up from hotel & proceed to Agra by Car
This early morning our driver will pick you up and you will proceed to Agra. Midway you will stop for refreshment. Around 10:30 hrs you will reach Agra City and will be taken straight to Taj Mahal.
11:00 hrs - Visit Taj Mahal
Around 11:00 hrs you will visit Taj Mahal.
13:30 hrs - Lunch in a Five Star Hotel
After visiting Taj Mahal you will be taken to a five star hotel to have buffet lunch.
14:30 hrs - Visit Agra Fort
After lunch you will visit Agra Fort constructed by Emperor Akabar in 1565 A.D and includes many other buildings like the Moti Masjid and Musanman Burj, where Shah Jahan is believed to have been imprisoned and died.
16:30 hrs - Visit Sikandara Tomb
Around 10 km from Agra, lies Sikandra, the mausoleum of Emperor Akbar. This structure offers a unique combination of styles borrowing from Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist and even Jain architectural conventions.
17:00 hrs - Proceed back to Delhi
Finally you will proceed back to Delhi along with an impression of Taj and a sheer magic that the Taj exudes making it an unforgettable and cherished image forever
19:00 hrs - Refreshment on the way
You will stop over midway to have refreshment and continue your drive to Delhi.
21:30 hrs - Arrive Delhi & drop to your hotel/airport.
On arrival at Delhi you will be dropped at your hotel or airport for your onward journey.
Your Tour Inclusions :-
Professional Driver with Govt. Approved English Guide, All transfers & sightseeing by air conditioned vehicle, Breakfast on Mid-way, Lunch in Five star hotel, Driver allowance, Toll tax, State Border tax, Parking, Fuel Charges.
Your Tour Exclusions :-
Entry fee to sightseeing places, Any kind of Tips, any personal expense, or any expense not mentioned in inclusion.