Enjoy a full-day tour of Agra to discover one of the great wonders of the world, the beautiful and romantic Taj Mahal. Deemed a “Token of Love, Devotion & Romance,” and world recognized as a glittering jewel of Muslim architecture in India, the Taj Mahal is the majestic crown of palaces.
Start with an early pick-up at around 05:00 from any Delhi location. Your private guide will greet you and drive you to Agra, a journey of approximately 4-5 hours. Sit back and relax, as you watch the Indian landscape glide by.
The 12-hour tour takes in all the major sights of Agra, with special time for the Taj and Agra Fort. Built with red sandstone and white marble, Agra Fort is a treasure house of Mughal architecture. Inside the magnanimous fort, you will find remarkable palaces, embellished chambers, hospitable reception rooms, and marvelous mosques.
Be mesmerized at the beauty of the Pearl Mosque (Moti Masjid), Jahangir Mahal, Diwan-i-Khas, Diwan-i-Am, Macchi Bhawan, Nagina Masjid, Sheesh Mahal, Mina Masjid, and Musammam Burj.
The Taj Mahal needs little introduction. It is the majestic crown of palaces, and was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Acclaimed by archaeologists world over as the finest example of Mughal architecture, it reflects a style that combines elements from Persian, Turkish, and Indian architectural styles.
At the end of your tour, you can be dropped-off in Agra, or driven back to Delhi for a hotel, airport – or any other location - drop-off.