Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Tomb of Itimad-ud Daulah and Fatehpur Sikri
Overnight Agra Tour is a wonderful way to fully immerse in beauty of Agra. You will book a private car from Delhi and reach Agra in a span of about 3 to 4 hrs via Yamuna Expressway. In this amazing tour you will not just visit popular sites such as Taj Mahal and Agra For, you will also see Tomb of Itimad-ud Daulah and enroute visit the forgotten city of Fatehpur Sikri .
Highlights of the Tour
Visit Taj Mahal which showcases brilliant Mughal art.
Visit Agra Fort, which is another amazing monument now a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Visit Baby Taj or Itimad-ud-Daulah's tomb. This highly ornate edifice was made by Nurjahan who was mother of Shahjahan, in memory of her father.
Indulge in shopping at some of the famous Agra Local Shopping Markets
Eat finger licking Mughlai delicacies at your favorite places
Itinerary of Same Day Taj Mahal Tour
Day : 1 Delhi to Agra (204 kms)
06:00 Hours -The tour representative will pick you up from your specified destination in Gurgaon/New Delhi or from New Delhi Airport. From here you will sit in luxury sedan and leave for Agra. Once you reach Agra you will check into hotel of your choice. Once you are done with the process you will proceed to see Taj Mahal, a dream in white marble. It took almost 22 years to build this magnificent monument. The monument is regarded as the seventh wonder of the world. Basically, Mughal ruler Shahjahan built it in memory of his beautiful wife, Mumtaz Mahal.
Later on the in the day you can proceed to visit the Agra Fort. This UNESCO World Heritage site offers a superb view of the Taj. As this monument is built completely of red sandstone it is popularly referred to as Red Fort of Agra or the Lal Quila. Agra Fort demonstrates fine Islamic and Hindu architecture. For sunset view of the Taj you can visit Mehtab Bagh. Taj viewing is closed on Friday so you can plan your trip accordingly. Overnight stay is in Agra.
Day : 2
After having your breakfast, you can proceed to visit tomb of Itmad-ud- Daulah. Also known as "Baby Taj" this monument is regarded as precursor of Taj in terms of its carvings and inlay work. It is quite similar to Jehangir's tomb which is present near Lahore in Pakistan.
Later on you will check out of your hotel and leave for Fatehpur Sikri which is also referred to as "Ghost City". This city was deserted due to paucity of water. It was basically built by Mughal kind Akbar after he won over Gujarat. It is made completely of red sandstone. Though it is in ruins now, still you can imagine how beautiful did it look when it was built.
After this you will leave for New Delhi to destination of your choice. This marks the conclusion of your overnight Agra tour.
Validity / Accommodation Type
Price Per Person in USD
Jan'2017 - Dec'2018
3 Star Hotel
4 Star Hotel
Tour Cost Inclusion
01 Night Accommodation in the hotel on single/twin/triple sharing basis, as per the packages.
Breakfast in all the hotels
Transfer and Sightseeing by Air-Conditioned Private Vehicle