Highlights of Tour
- Witness the beautiful Taj Mahal.
- Explore Agra Fort.
- Visit Tomb of Itimad-Ud-Daulah.
- Visit Sikandra Fort.
New Delhi to Agra (by road 204 Km/5hrs)
Upon arrival in Delhi Airport or Railway Station you will be met by RAJPUATANA TOUR Representative who will pick you up and drive to Agra. The city of Taj, Agra is famous for the glorious Taj Mahal, majestic Agra Fort and quaint looking Tomb of Itimad-Ud-daulah. All the three are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. After reaching Agra, our tour representative will assist you to visit all the major tourist attractions of Agra City. You will be taken to a guided tour of Agra.
Start the trip by exploring Taj Mahal – One of the Seven Wonders of the World. Taj Mahal was built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his better half. It took 22 years to build this magnificent monument and about 20,000 laborers toiled hard to give it an elegant touch. The monument was built entirely of white marble and a whooping Rs. 32 million were spent in the construction of this seventh wonder of the world.
After visiting Taj Mahal, visit Agra Fort which is also known as Red Fort. Next, visit Agra Fort also known as Red fort as the latter is comprised of red sandstone. The fort covers an area of 2.5 Km and within the fort’s premises there is Khas Mahal, Jahangir Palace, audience halls and two holy mosques.
Tomb of Itimad-Ud-Daulah
Thereafter, visit Tomb of Itimad-Ud-Daulah which is popularly known as the baby Taj. Made of white marble with magnificent inlay works and carvings, this mausoleum is a forerunner to the Taj Mahal.
After visit Sikandra Fort which is the tomb of Mughal emperor- Akbar. Located 13 km from Agra. The ironical part of this fort that the Akbar himself started the construction of his tomb which was completed later by his son Jahangir.
After sightseeing tour of Agra you will be driven to New Delhi by road. RAJPUTANA TOUR Representative will transfer you at hotel or drop you at Airport or Railway Station for onward journey.