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 Train
Note: Taj Mahal is closed on Friday.
Schedule - Tour Program
05:00 hrs - Pick up from hotel & Drop to New Delhi Railway Station
This early morning our driver will pick you up and drop you at New Delhi Railway Station to board the super fast air conditioned Shatabdi train to Agra.
06:15 hrs - Departure of Train & breakfast on board
The Shatabdi train departs from New Delhi Railway Station at 06:00 hrs. Breakfast will be served on board. Enjoy the journey in this super fast train.
08:15 hrs - Arrival at Agra
The train will reach Agra Cantt railway station at 08:15 hrs. Our representative will pick you up and drive straight to the Taj Mahal.
09:00 hrs - Visit Taj Mahal
Around 09:00 hrs you will visit Taj Mahal.
11:30 hrs - Visit Agra Fort
This hour 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.
13:00 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 Fatehpur Sikri
After lunch you will be taken to Fatehpur Sikri, the deserted red sandstone city built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar.
17:30 hrs - Local Shopping
After visiting Fatehpur Sikri you will return to Agra city and taken to local market to explore the Agra’s rich heritage of handicraft.
19:30 hrs - Transfer to Station to board the train to Delhi
Finally you will be transferred to railway station to board the train to Delhi along with you will have an impression of Taj and a sheer magic that the Taj exudes making it an unforgettable and cherished image forever.
20:22 hrs - The Train Depart to Delhi, Dinner on board
The train departs from Agra at 20:30 hrs. Dinner from exclusion will be served on board. 22:30 hrs Arrive Delhi, pick up & drop to your hotel/airport.
Your Tour Inclusions :-
Return A/C Chair class train tickets in super fast train known as Shatabdi Express
Professional Driver with Govt. Approved English Guide
All transfers & sightseeing by air conditioned vehicle
All three meals i.e. Breakfast & Dinner on board, Lunch ( Buffet )in Five star hotel
All applicable taxes
Your Tour Exclusions :-
Entry fee to sightseeing places, Any kind of Tips, any personal expense, or any expense not mentioned in inclusion.