Duration : Days of Run : Everyday except Friday
Destination Covered : Same Day Trip to Agra to Visit Taj Mahal by Train
At 05:15 hrs. (Pick up from hotel / home)
Our company tour representative will be at your place and provide transfer to New Delhi railway station to board the superfast, luxury, air conditioned train to city of Taj, Agra.
At 06:10 hrs. Departure Delhi
Train Shatabdi Express to Agra, departs Delhi station. Enjoy breakfast in the train.
At 08:10 hrs. Arrival Agra
Arrive at Agra station, our company tour representative and driver will pick you up from Agra train station holding your name on pla card, in front of your train coach and introduce you to the government approved guide and drive to one of the seven wonders of the world, Taj Mahal.
At 09:00 hrs. Visit Taj Mahal
Visit the magnificent Taj Mahal - A white marble Tomb building 1631 - 1648 in Agra, seat of the Mughal Empire by Shah Jahan for his wife, Arjuman Banu Begum, the monument sums up many of the formal themes that have played through Islamic architecture. Its refined elegance is a conspicuous contrast both to the Hindu architecture of pre - Islamic India, with its thick walls, corbelled arches and heavy lintels and to the Indo Islamic styles, in which Hindu elements are combined with an electric assortment of motifs from Persian and Turkish sources.
At 11:00 hrs. Visit Agra Fort
Visit the Agra fort - situated on the banks of Yamuna river, north west of the Taj Mahal, this majestic fort was started by the Emperor Akbar and it developed as a strong hold of the Mughal Empire, under successive generations. This majestic fortness of red sandstone encompasses with in its 2.5 km long endosure walls, the imperial city of the Mughal rulers. It comprises many visionary palaces, such as the Jahagir Palace and the Khas Mahal, built by Shah Jahan, audience halls such as the Dewan I Khas and two very beautiful mosques.
At 12:45 hrs. Lunch
Then transfer for a buffet lunch in ITC Mughal Hotel a Five Star Hotel.
At 14:00 hrs. Visit Fatehpur Sikri
Fateh Pur Sikri - The Imperial city of the Mughal dynasty. It is very difficult to express the architectural grandeur city as one can only experience the aura of these forts. Famously known as the city of Ghosts, it was built by the great Mughal Emperor. Fateh Pur Sikri is a place worth visiting to discover how once the city could have been which has now turned into ruins, situated 26 miles west of Agra, it was build at orders of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. The buildings at Fateh Pur Sikri blended both Islamic and Hindu elements in their architectural style.
At 1800 Hrs. Free time for shopping
Free to explore the Agra's rich heritage of handicrafts or Free at Leisure.
At 1930 Hrs. Depart for train station
Proceed for Agra railway station to board the superfast Shatabdi Express train to Delhi.
At 2025 Hrs. Departure Agra
Train Shatabdi Express departs Agra. Enjoy Dinner in the train.
2230 Hrs. Arrival Delhi
Our company tour representative will be waiting for you at Delhi railway station and escorts, assist you to car and provide transfer to your hotel / home in Delhi.