Journey back to the days of India’s Mughal Empire on this private Delhi to Agra tour that includes admission to two World Heritage sites—Agra Fort and the Taj Mahal. With a private guide, you’ll admire the 16th- and 17th-century architecture of the enormous Agra Fort and the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daulah (aka Baby Taj), and gaze in wonder at the exterior and interior grandeur of the Taj Mahal, one of the New7Wonders of the World. On this private day trip, you can be sure you’ll enjoy an in-depth and personalized experience.
6.00 Am Pick Up At Delhi
our Driver Pick up you from hotel/Home & proceed to Agra by Car. this early morning our driver will pick you up and you will proceed to Agra. on the way midway you will stop for refreshment. Around 8:00 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.
9:45 hrs Visit Taj Mahal
Around 09:45 hrs you will reach the Taj Mahal. 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. 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 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 effect. 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.
12:30 hrs - open Lunch in a Agra's Good Restaurants
After visiting Taj Mahal you will be taken to a Agra's Good Restaurants to have lunch.
1:30 hrs - Visit Agra Fort
After lunch you will visit Agra Fort constructed by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D and includes many other buildings like the Moti Masjid and Musamman Burj, where Shah Jahan is believed to have been imprisoned and died.
15:30 hrs Visit Itmad-Ud-Daula (Baby Taj)
Itmad-ud-daulah has a special place in the chronicles of both histories as well as architecture. This is precisely because Itmad ud Daula is the very first tomb in India that is entirely made out of Marble. This is actually a mausoleum that overlooks the River Yamuna and is a tomb of Mir Ghiyas Beg, a minister in the court of Shah Jahan.
Jahangir fell in love with his widowed daughter who processes unspeakable beauty. She was later christened Noor Jahan and went down in the history as one of the most beautiful and artistically gifted women in the world. Jahangir conferred the title of Itmad-ud-doula or 'Pillar of the Empire' to his father-in-law. Noor Jahan ordered the tomb after the death of her father in 1622.
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. open arrive Delhi be dropped at your hotel or airport for your onward journey.
From the Delhi International Airport, your hotel in Delhi or other locations per your request
Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time
Returns to original Departure point or Delhi International Airport
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
|Tour type||Private tour|
|Your group size||Min 1, max 15|
|Food options||Gluten free, halal|
Transport, guide, entrance fees to all site attractions, lunch, mineral water, taxes