This tour will cover the two beautiful architectural marvel of Mughal Period i.e Taj Mahal & Agra Fort . This tour will start from and end in Delhi. Its a transport based tour and recommendation is to start the tour early (6:30 am IST) .
Magnificent Taj Mahal, a pristine white marble mausoleum built by Emperor Taj Mahal Shah Jahan in memory of his wife – Mumtaz Mahal. One of the Seven Wonders of the World.
Agra Fort the red sandstone, built by the Mughal dynasty’s greatest Emperor, Akbar, in 1565.
Our services begin in Delhi. Our driver will pick you up from the location of your choice in New Delhi, for the drive to Agra by a new expressway.The journey will take approximately three hours.
Arrive at Agra and freshen up before you begin your tour.
Begin your discovery of the historic city of Agra with a visit to the magnificent Taj Mahal, a pristine white marble mausoleum built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife – Mumtaz Mahal. One of the Seven Wonders of the World, it took 20,000 workers from neighboring Islamic countries 22 years of ceaseless toil to create this exquisite white marble monument, upon which people have waxed eloquent throughout the world.
After lunch – visit to the red sandstone Agra Fort, built by the Mughal dynasty’s greatest Emperor, Akbar, in 1565. A number of the fort’s beautiful palaces, mosques and gardens were built by his successors in later years. A few of the priceless examples of artisanship from the Mughal era include the exquisite Moti Masjid or Pearl Mosque, the Diwan-i-Khas, the Diwan-i-Am, the Jahangir Mahal and the Sheesh Mahal.
After the tour – embark on your return journey to Delhi.Arrive at Delhi in the evening and the driver will drop you at the location of your choice in New Delhi.
Major attraction covered
|Taj Mahal||Friday Closed|
|Agra Fort||Open all days|