Full-Day Tour To Taj Mahal & Wildlife SOS From Delhi
Culture, History, Wildlife
Marvel at the glorious vision of the Taj Mahal at sunrise and grandeur of Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Learn about the Conservation efforts for elephants. Relish the delicious local cuisine & handicrafts.
2:30 AM - Pick up from the Delhi airport, your hotel or your chosen location at Delhi and head to Agra in a private, air-conditioned car. It would be a 3-hr drive through Yamuna Express Highway.
5:30 AM - Arrive in Agra, your representative would take you to visit the Taj Mahal at sunrise. Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. It is without a doubt the best time to visit the Taj Mahal. The early morning light bathes this monument in a soft, golden colour. Note: Sunrise timings are subject to change as per weather conditions and the Taj Mahal remains closed on Friday.
7:30 AM - Proceed to a top-rated restaurant of Agra where you would be enjoying some of the most delicious cuisines of this historical city for breakfast, having both local and international recipes.
8:30 AM - Visit Agra Fort with your Agra tour guide. Erected by Emperor Akbar in 1565 CE, this majestic fort is built of striking red sandstone, and its well-designed buildings are a great combination of Hindu and Central Asian architectural panaches. It has many elegant mosques, courtyards and personal chambers that tells you the tales of the greatness of the Mughal Empire.
09:30 AM - Enjoy the handicrafts demonstrations which have a direct relation with the city's monuments and its cultures. There are marble inlay crafts, embroidered crafts and rugs demonstration among them.
10:00 AM - Move to Wildlife SOS - Elephant Conservation and Care Center, near Mathura. India’s only chain-free rescue centre. Here you would spend the day working “hands-on” with the elephants, learning about their fundamental needs and natural habits. You would be able to meet some of the elephants and hear about their backstories. Depending on your time slot, you may get to feed or walk with some of the elephants.
01:00 PM - Stop for lunch. Eat some very delicious local foods at one of Agra's famous local restaurants.
02:00 PM - Head back to Delhi and our representative would drop you at your hotel or your desired location in Delhi.
Pick up and drop off in Delhi
Sightseeing by private air-conditioned car
Private uniformed driver
All parking fees, tolls and taxes, allowances, fuel and interstate taxes