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1 Day Culture tour itinerary for Agra & Delhi: Ride The Gatiman Train For Taj Mahal Tour

Agra, Delhi

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Ride the Gatiman Train for Taj Mahal Tour

Taj Mahal Tour & Gatiman Express Train


Climb onboard the Gatiman Express Train from the capital for this adventure. You will visit the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort while your private tour guide is going to narrate you about the life of Mughal rulers. Itmad-ud-Daula Tomb and local bazaars will also on your agenda time permitting. 

DAY 01

Taj Mahal Tour by Gatiman Express Train

  • Get picked up early morning from your hotel in Delhi to be dropped off at the railway to catch Gatiman train bound to Agra (this is the Indian fastest train). 

  • Arrive at Agra Cantonment railway station where you will be picked up and your tour of Agra city.

  • Start your tour with Taj Mahal visit. 

  • Proceed to visit Agra Fort after lunch. 

  • Visit the tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula (time permitting) also known as The Baby Taj. 

  • Check out some local bazaars of Agra (time permitting).

  • Transfer to the Agra railway to catch Gatiman train bound to Delhi. 

  • Be driven in the same car back to Delhi and on arrival, the driver will pick you to drop you at the hotel.

  • 65 USD Per Adult (* 4 Person)
  • 75 USD Per Adult (* 3 Person)
  • 85 USD Per Adult (* 2 Person)
  • 140 USD Per Adult (* 1 Person)
  • AC luxury car at Agra (with English speaking driver).

  • Arrival and departure transfers from your hotel in Delhi.

  • Gatiman train tickets from Delhi to Agra and vice versa.

  • All toll tax, parking, state tax as applicable.

  • Govt. approved Agra tour guide for sightseeing.

  • Buffett lunch.

  • Monument entrance fees.

  • Tipping if any.

  • Other personal expenses.

  • Taj Mahal Remains closed on Friday.

  • Taj Mahal Tour by Gatiman Express Train

  • As a first time Traveler to India? If you plan for Taj Mahal Tour Package, then various questions and doubts arise in your mind like who built the Taj Mahal, when and why? Who were the architects behind the Taj Mahal and what are the things to keep in mind visiting the Taj Mahal, the best time to visit, what is the entrance fee etc? The guide tries to respond to your queries related to the Taj Mahal in the following informatory paragraph.

  • Taj Mahal Tour Itinerary: Discounted Offer of 10%

  • Best Time to Visit the Taj Mahal

  • The best time to visit the Taj Mahal is either at the sunrise or at the sunset. The best season is from October to March. The best time to photograph is the sunrise. You are suggested to leave the smoking items, eatables, newspaper, magazine, big bags, etc. And follow the advice of your expert tour guide regarding the things prohibited to carry and go with less baggage. Now the mobile phone is allowed to carry inside the Taj and you can go with the shoes covering the shoes with shoe covers.

  • The average time for the Taj Mahal visit is 2 hours which you can prolong up to 1 hour more. If you remain inside the Taj Mahal for more than 3 hours, you have to pay more. For the moonlight Taj Mahal Tour, you have to book the tickets one day in advance. You have to buy the 2 steps tickets at the Taj which amount to INR 1300.

  • Taj Mahal: This white marble edifice erected on the bank of river Yamuna took 22 years time to be finished. This is the supreme expression of the love of a man for his beloved. The interiors of the cenotaph are highly decorated with the inlaid semi-precious stones.

  • Agra Fort: This fort was built by Emperor Akbar and subsequent generations of Mughals laid their contribution. It houses palaces like Akbari Mahal, Khas Mahal, Jahangiri Mahal, Deewan-E-Aam, Dewan-E-Khaas.

  • Itmad-ud-Daula: This beautiful monument built in white marble was designed and executed by Noorjahan in the memory of her father Mirza Gyaas Begh. Built-in 06 years, it’s also known as motivation to the Taj Mahal.

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