Duration : 1 Day
Destinations Covered : Delhi - Agra - Delhi
Those who are in love with the magnificent Taj Mahal can plan same day trip to Agra. Agra which is well renowned for its enchanting Taj Mahal and many other ancient forts and monuments attract tourist from all over the world. Agra is situated near the river Yamuna. Visit to this beautiful city is a great opportunity to be close to our history and traditions. Taj Mahal is constructed of pure white marble and is a living example of extraordinary Mughal architecture. In this tour we also visit famous Agra fort and Fatehpur Sikri which are listed in UNESCO heritage list. This is certainly one of the most memorable and unique trip
Reach railway station from the hotel by car. Here we board the air conditioned train to Agra.
Shatabdi Express leaves the New Delhi railway station. Have breakfast in train only.
Reach Agra. Our car will take you from the railway station to the hotel. Here, in hotel you can change and freshen up. Next we will introduce you to the guide.
Get set to visit one of the seven wonders of world –the Taj Mahal. This enchanting monument is the supreme epitome of love. This pure white marble creation was built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. This marvellous creation took more than 17 years to complete and with hard work of around 20,000 labours. This place is adorned with beautiful gardens and fountains.
Now you are scheduled to explore Agra Fort- this grand fort is made up of red sandstone and is proud to be in the list of UNESCO heritage site. It is situated near the Yamuna bank and was built by Emperor Akbar. The major attractions of the fort are Jahangir Mahal, Diwan-e-Khas, Diwan-e-Aam, Khass Mahal and Sheesh Mahal.
Time for buffet lunch in five star hotel.
Visit Fatehpur Sikri- which is the famous fort built by Akbar in the honour of Sheikh Salim Chishti who was a Sufi saint. This historical city is also made up of red sandstone. The places to visit are Buland Darwaza, Sheikh Salim Chishti tomb, Jodha Bai Palace and Panch Mahal.
Leave for Railway Station. Take the train to Delhi.
Shatabdi Express leaves the Agra Railway station for Delhi. Dinner will be served in train itself.
Reach Delhi. Pick up by the car at Railway Station. Check into the hotel.