Duration : Same Day
Destinations covered : Delhi - Agra - Delhi
Embark on a full-day excursion to Agra for a private tour of the Taj Mahal. Travel from Delhi by express train, and see the Taj Mahal at sunrise, continue on to tour the massive Agra Fort, and make a stop at the Fatehpur Sikri Ghost Town.
Visit the world-famous Taj Mahal on a private full-day tour from Delhi by express train. See the Taj Mahal at sunrise, tour the Agra Fort, and see the Fatehpur Sikri Ghost Town. Head to Mehtab Bagh at sunset for a spectacular view of the rear side of the Taj Mahal as well.
You'll be picked up at your hotel in Gurgaon/New Delhi by air-conditioned car for the transfer to the New Delhi railway station.
Depart from the New Delhi railway station for Agra. Make your way to platform 1 for the train to Agra Cantt. Enjoy a speedy, fully air-conditioned express train with breakfast on board.
Meet your guide and driver at the Agra Cantt railway station, looking for the sign with your name on it.
Begin your private tour in an air-conditioned Toyota car, accompanied by your guide. Visit the Taj Mahal, built in the 17th century by Emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial to his beloved wife Mumtaz.
After your Taj Mahal tour visit the Agra Fort, built in 1565 A.D. Marvel at this majestic creation by the Mughal Emperor Akbar.
You will break for lunch at an air-conditioned restaurant (cost of lunch not included).
Following lunch you'll continue on to Fatehpur Sikri, known as Ghost City, built by Emperor Akbar in the 16th century. Admire the marvelous red stone work in the palaces.
Later you'll visit Mehtab Bagh, on the other side of the river, for a rear view of the Taj Mahal at sunset.
After sunset you'll meet your Taj Mahal Tour India representative or spend your last hour enjoying a bite to eat or coffee at a nearby restaurant.
You'll be transferred to the Agra Cantt railway station for the return journey to New Dehli. Dinner will be served on the train.
A driver will pick you up at the New Delhi railway station for the transfer back to your accommodation.
What's Not Included
- Pick-up and drop off at your accommodation
- Transportation by air-conditioned Toyota car
- Round-trip train tickets between Delhi and Agra
- Breakfast and dinner
- Private English-speaking guide in Agra and Fatehpur Sikri
- Admission tickets for the monuments