12 Hours Culture tour itinerary for Agra: See The White Monument Of Taj Mahal
Come listen to stories of the Mughal Era and Mughal emperors in India. Board the Gatiman train and visit the iconic Taj Mahal and the historic Agra Fort under complete guidance. During this tour, one will also get to see exquisite local handicrafts.
Same Day Taj Mahal Tour By Gatiman Train
Delhi - Agra by Train : In the morning at 06.30, our representative will meet you at your hotel / airport and will drop you to the station at Hazrat Nizamuddin and help you in boarding the train that leaves the station at 08:10 . Reach Agra Cantt at 09:50 am. Breakfast will be served in the train. On arrival at the Agra railway station, our local guide will welcome you and take you on the city tour.
10:00 am, Visit Taj Mahal : You will be first taken to visit the Taj Mahal. On the way, the guide will explain all about the traditions and culture of the town, it's legacy and climatic conditions.
12:00 pm, Art and Craft Gallery : Visit the Art and Craft Gallery, known for it's Parchin Kari work. The Parchin Kari art involves very minute and precise inlay work and is quite expensive and very graceful with intricate labor. Among the various stone arts that have flourished in the country is these inlay or crafting works done with marble stones. This craft flourished and reached its peak during the era of the Mughals in Medieval India and especially after the construction of Taj Mahal. It is believed that initially during the early 17th century in Italy, minute inlay work was done on different forms of precious stones and this was referred as Pietradura where Pietra stands for stone and Dura stands for anything hard. The Italians were outstanding in this classic art and in fact held an exclusive possession over this art After lunch, you can explore this Mughal town and buy handicrafts and souvenirs for your friends and relatives.
3:30 pm, Visit Agra Fort: After visiting the Taj Mahal, visit the Agra Fort, an UNESCO World Heritage site. This fort is also popularly known as the Lal Qila or the Red Fort in Agra. It is nearly 2.5 km from the monument, the Taj Mahal. To be more clear, the fort can be more precisely expressed as a walled splendid city.
5:00 pm, Transfer to Railway Station : Reach the station at 17: 00 as the train departs at 17:50. It will reach Nizamuddin station at 19:30 hours. On reaching Delhi, our representative will drop you at your hotel / airport.
Private tour Round-trip train tickets in an air-conditioned train.
Arrival and departure in Delhi train station by an air-conditioned vehicle.
Sightseeing by an air-conditioned private car in Agra.
Morning breakfast will be served in the train.
Dinner will be served in the train.
Driver with private car and fuel cost.
Parking and driver allowances.
One water bottle per person.
Professional Agra tour guide.
Monument entrance fees.
Tips for guide & driver.
Every Friday, Taj Mahal is closed.
We Fragrance of Taj tours (India) have a same day Agra tour by train, this is the most opted tour package by the travelers. This tour package gives the best and imaginary tour of Mughal Era. Agra is the city, which has many places to see like Agra Fort, and . All these places are perfect examples of amazing art work. These are the places where one can see the best inlay cravings on the walls and the ceilings.
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