Full Tour Itinerary
Day1:- Arrival Delhi to Transfer to Agra
Today we will pick you from the Airport or railway station in Delhi and transfer you to your pre-booked hotel. It would be nearly 3 and a half hours drive to Agra from Delhi. Upon arrival in Agra, we welcome you and assist you in check-in formalities. Overnight at Agra hotel.
This morning if it, not Friday you kindly get up before sunrise to have an early encounter with the Taj Mahal at dawn. (Taj Mahal remain closed on Friday). After leaving your car in the parking enjoy the ride of a horse cart up to the Taj. Now enjoy the seamless beauty of the epitome of love-The Taj Mahal in your guided tour. After touring the Taj return back to the Hotel for breakfast and then move for the guided tour of the historic Agra Fort which was the erstwhile capital of the Mughal rulers. This Fort was initiated by Emperor Akbar and modified by the subsequent rulers. Post lunch you start for an excursion tour of Sikandra which is the tomb of Emperor Akbar. The grandiose architecture of the tomb and the imposing gateway with the sprawling lawns and fountains would certainly mesmerize you.
From Akbar’s Tomb, you will be driven to the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula which is a copy of the Taj and its precursor. Now we will arrange a walking tour for you in the old city. In this tour, you get in touch with the local Agra culture and the day to day life of the people. At the culmination of your tour, we will drop you back to your hotel in Agra.
In case the previous day was Friday and you were unable to visit the interiors of the Taj, we arrange Taj Mahal sunrise tour for your today. After the morning tour of the Taj and having proper breakfast you are supposed to do check out. Now get ready for your journey to National capital- Delhi hitting the expressway. As you reach Delhi your tour guide will meet you and you visit the major highlights of New Delhi.
First, you enjoy visiting the Humayun Tomb which was built in 1565 by the widow of Humayun. It is the first monument of India with double domes. Later you do the guided tour of the Qutub Minar which was built by the slave dynasty ruler Qutub Minar which was built by the slave dynasty ruler Qutub din Aibak and completed by his successor Ilitutmish. The lofty tower with five stories and projecting balconies would enthrall you. Now you get ready for the visit of the India Gate which as an archway in the middle of the crossroad. Now you can enjoy a short shopping spree in the colorful bazaar of Delhi. Later we transfer back to your hotel in Delhi for overnight stay.
Today post healthy breakfast you prepare for the Old Delhi guided tour. Your tour starts with the visit of grand Jama masjid which is regarded highly in Islam and is a masterpiece of architecture. You later enjoy the visit of the historic Red Fort. Now we arrange a rickshaw ride for you with old Shahjahanbad are. You see the old spice market and the celebrated Chandni Chowk market. At the End of your tour, we will transfer you to your hotel booked by you or at the airport.