1 Day Art tour itinerary for Agra & Delhi: Revisit The Mughal Era With Monuments
Land up in the home of the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. The streets are dotted with ancient buildings existing in happy harmony with modern-day shops and houses. From its fine marble inlay artwork to delightful sweet shops, the city has offered much to cherish.
Mughal Era Revisited in Agra
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. The Mughal City Agra is most famous for the Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world.
11:00 hrs: Reach the Taj Mahal with your Agra guide. The Taj Mahal, an essential sight for all visitors to India is one of the most achingly beautiful architectural achievements in the world and is considered to be a symbol of enduring love.
13:30 hrs. After visiting Taj Mahal, you will be taken to a five-star hotel to have buffet lunch.
14:30 hrs. 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 the 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: Break for refreshment on the way. You will stop over midway to have refreshment and continue your drive to Delhi.
21:30 hrs Arrive Delhi for pick up & drop to your hotel/airport. On arrival at Delhi, you will be dropped at your hotel or airport for your onward journey.
A/c chauffeur driven car for the same day Agra tour with your pick up and drop at the hotel in Delhi.
Local English or the other foreign language speaking Agra guide for sightseeing of Taj Mahal & Agra Fort.
1 bottle of mineral water per person and the English newspaper on the board.
All taxes and parking fees.
Entrance fees of the monuments.
Any kind of meal.
Any expenses of personal nature like tips, beverages, insurance, etc.
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, the Taj Mahal 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 environment. 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.
Agra - home to the magnificent Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, has many heritage sites dating back to the Mughal era, including the resplendent Taj Mahal. The streets of Agra are dotted with ancient buildings existing in happy harmony with modern-day shops and houses. From its fine marble inlay artwork to delightful sweet shops, the city has offered much to cherish.
Type of Tour
This tour is offered throughout the year on the following days of the week.