Day Trip to The Taj Mahal and Agra from Delhi by Train

Day Trip to The Taj Mahal and Agra from Delhi by Train

Step back in time and discover the glory of Indian's Mughal Empire on this private day tour to Agra from Delhi. Visit India’s world famous Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. Your own private guide will ensure that you get an in-depth experience of these emblematic structures.

Itinerary
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Stop At: New Delhi Railway Station, Chelmsford Rd, New Delhi 110006 India

You will be picked up from your hotel in Delhi/Gurgaon/Noida at 5am and transferred to the New Delhi railway station to board a super fast deluxe train to the city of Taj Mahal - Agra.

At 6am your train Shatabdi Exp (Train No. 12002) departs from the New Delhi railway station. Breakfast will be served on board during this 2-hour journey.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Agra Cantt, Idgah Colony, Agra, Uttar Pradesh 282001, India

Upon arrival to Agra Cantonment railway station at 8am, you will be greeted by your driver with your name on the nameplate at the main exit gate. He will transfer you to a 4/5 star hotel, where you will have some time to freshen up and, later meet your tour guide in the hotel lobby.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Taj Mahal, Dharmapuri, Forest Colony, Tajganj, Agra 282001 India

Your tour will start at 9am with a visit to the Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is regarded by many as the best example of Mughal architecture and is widely recognized as "the jewel of Muslim art in India". It is one of the world’s most celebrated structures and a symbol of India’s rich history.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Agra Fort Rakabgani, Agra 282003 India

At 11:30am continue your tour by visiting Agra Fort, also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D. from red sandstone. The maze of the courtyards, mosques and private chambers of the fort echoes the story of the Mughal Empire.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Priya Restaurant, Fatehabad Rd, near Shanti Mangalik Hospital, Tajganj, Agra, Uttar Pradesh 282001, India

At 1pm you will make a stop for lunch at a local air-conditioned restaurant.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Mehtab Bagh, Nagla Devjit Etmadpur, Agra India

If time permit we visit Mehtab Bagh (own expense) the moonlit garden believed to have been designed by Shah Jahan to view the Taj on moonlit nights, far away from the maddening crowd, The garden complex is situated on the left bank of Yamuna opposite to Taj Mahal. Here you can witness the sunset over the Taj Mahal.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Sanskriti's Imperial Gems, A 11, Taj nagri, phase 2, Agra India

You may enjoy some shopping in Agra is known for its fabulous handicrafts. The Mughals were great patrons of arts and crafts. Empress Nur Jahan took personal interest and was an accomplished artist herself in zari embroidery work. Agra's major handicraft products beside an inlay are: brass-ware, carpets, jewellery and embroidery and leather accessories and clothes.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Agra Cantt, Idgah Colony, Agra, Uttar Pradesh 282001, India

At the end of your memorable day, you will be transferred back to the Agra Cantt Railway Station to catch your train and Train Depart at 5:40pm to New Delhi.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Nizamuddin Railway Station, Nizamuddin East, New Delhi 110013 India

Your train arrives in Nizamuddin Railway Station New Delhi at 7:30pm, you will be met by a driver who will return you to the airport or your hotel in New Delhi.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes



Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"All Travelers date of birth, gender, Passport number and Nationality are required at time of booking"
"Dress code is smart casual"
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
"Not recommended for participants with back, heart complaints or other serious medical conditions"
"The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions"
"Please carry a valid ID like a passport, drivers license, or student identity card. The ID should contain your passenger photograph"
"The Taj Mahal remains closed on Fridays"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"A current valid passport is required on the day of travel"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"



Start Time: 05:00 AM
Duration: 14 Hours
Start location: New Delhi, Delhi, India
Traveler pickup is offered
Pickup from Hotel / Airport or any other desired location in Delhi, Noida or Gurugram

Airports

  • Indira Gandhi Intl Airport, New Delhi, New Delhi 110037 India


Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Included

  • All Transfers/Sightseeing’s by air conditioned private vehicle
  • Round-Trip Train Ticket AC Chair Car between (Delhi - Agra)
  • Professional private live tour guide
  • Monument entrance fees
  • Buffet Lunch
  • Live Demonstration of Marble craftsmanship
  • Live Demonstration of Hand Knotted Carpet weaving
  • Live Demonstration of Handmade Embroidery (Zardozi)
  • Pickup from Hotel / Airport or any other desired location in Delhi, Noida or Gurugram
  • Entry/Admission - Priya Restaurant
  • Entry/Admission - Taj Mahal
  • Entry/Admission - Agra Fort
  • Entry/Admission - New Delhi Railway Station
  • Entry/Admission - Nizamuddin Railway Station

Not Included

  • Drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Facilities


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