Duration : Full Days
Tour Type : Private Trips
Key Sight: Taj Mahal, Tomb of Akbar, Agra Fort, Baby Taj, Agra Fort, Mehtab Bagh, Fatehpur Sikri
Set out on a royal exploration as you excurse Agra city on this one day Agra tour! This day will unfurl itself to become one of your most memorable trips as you get an insight into the lives of the Mughal clan that ruled almost complete Indian Subcontinent. We will be taking you to some very significant sites like Agra Fort, Baby Taj, Fatehpur Sikri etc. Cherry on the cake will be the ever beautiful Taj Mahal which has made India achieve unmatched fame all over the world!
Start your tour to Agra with a comfortable journey in an air conditioned train. Our guide will be accompanying you everywhere for your convenience.
On arrival, you will be taken first to the most popular tourist attraction of India i.e., Taj Mahal. This monument built by Shahjahan for his lady love and wife Mumtaz Mahal using white marble (symbolising purity of love) is one of the ‘Seven Wonders of the World’. You will be awe-struck at its very sight and will long to admire it for the whole of your life!
Next destination on the schedule is Agra Fort. This expansive fortress built in red sandstone is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and it was renovated by Akbar the great once he captured it. Thereafter, we will take you to well manicured Mehtab Bagh, Tomb of Itmad-Ud-Daulah which is also called the Baby Taj and Fatehpur Sikri.
Fatehpur Sikri was the capital of Mughal Empire for sometime before being abandoned by Emperor Akbar due to failure of water supply system. This city is uninhabited. Buland Darwaza, mighty doorway which is the world’s largest, tomb of Sufi saint Sheikh Salim Chishti are the places which you should not miss out here.