You have to reach on your own to the departing airport and we will take care of the rest.
Visit the Taj Mahal, the “Crown of Palaces” in the historic city of Agra on a full-day tour from any part of India but there shout be flight and from the departing city for Delhi . Perfect for those with limited time, the day includes all transfers from your hotel to Mumbai Airport, economy flights to Delhi, and a 3-hour cab ride to Agra.
Upon arrival, explore one of the great wonders of the world, deemed a “Token of Love, Devotion and Romance,” and a glittering jewel of Muslim architecture in India. Built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved 3rd wife, Mumtaz Mahal, the Taj Mahal combines architectural styles from Persia, Turkey, and India.
See the red sandstone and white marble Agra Fort, a treasure house of Mughal architecture. Inside the fort, you will find remarkable palaces with embellished chambers, hospitable reception rooms, and marvelous mosques.
Admire the Pearl Mosque (Moti Masjid), located to the north of the Diwan-i-Am complex in Agra Fort. Be mesmerized by its extensive white marble façade and domes. One of the most notable buildings inside Agra Fort is the Jahangiri Mahal, blending Hindu and Central Asian architecture.
See the impressive Diwan-i-Khas and Diwan-i-Am (Hall of Public Audience), as well as the Macchi Bhawan (Fish Chamber), where it’s thought goldfish were reared for the emperor. The attractive Nagina Masjid mosque, Sheesh Mahal (Glass Palace), marble mosque of the Mina Masjid, and adjoining Musammam Burj apartments complete your visit.
At the end of your tour, you will be transferred back to Delhi for your flight back to departure anywhere in India.
• There are 4-5 hours set aside for sightseeing in Agra
• Since the Taj Mahal is closed all day on Fridays, there will be no tours taking part on that day of the week
• Wear winter clothes on tours taking place between late November and mid-March
• Flights between Mumbai and Delhi take about 2 hours each way
• Flights between Cochin or Trivendrum in Kerala and Delhi take about 3 hours each way