Taj Mahal Tour By Gatimaan Express Train
Duration : 1 Day
- AC Car for Sightseeing
- Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Itimad-Ud-Daulah.
- Tour Guide
- Train Tickets (Delhi- Agra-Delhi)
At 06:30 AM pick up from hotel in Delhi / Gurgaon / Noida. Drive to Nizamuddin Railway Station to catch the superfast train for Agra, you will be provided with E-tickets either on email or through our representative. Train will depart at 08:00 AM. Note: Do carry a valid ID proof along with you when you sit in the train, ID proof could be Passport copy, driving license etc.
Arriving at the city of love, Agra. Where the guide and driver would be waiting to welcome you in front of the exit of the railway station (agra cantt) with your name board and then taking you to the magnificent monument and one of the 7 wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal. The monument hold a grand history of love and affection of the emperor Shah Jahan to his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, which was made in the 16th century. Expected time of stay in the mausoleum 1 hour 30 minutes. Note: Taj Mahal remains closed on Friday.
Afterward you explore the heart of the Mughal Empire, Agra Fort. This building itself gaves you the view of the glorious rule of the Mughals. The structure hold a brief history of not just the emperor Shah Jahan but this Great Grandfather Akhbar the Great. Who made the fort in the mid of the 15th century. Expected time of stay in agra fort 1 hour.
After the end of fort moving towards lunch at a multi-cuisine air conditioned restaurant providing you different flours of this city.
After having lunch, you will visit the Etimad-ud-Daulah also knows as Baby Taj or if you want to experience a sunset view of the Taj Mahal, then you can view the Mehtab Bagh. (Note: If you have time you can see both)
After Lunch we head towards the ancient township of Fatehpur Sikri. See the Jama Masjid that was built by Emperor Akbar as his private mosque. This town complex has beautiful and massive gateways on all four sides that lead to the places dedicated to his wives; Hindu princess Jodha Bai and Muslim Princess Rukkaiya Begum and also the one dedicated to his most favored minister Birbal.
Head towards Agra Cantt Station for boarding the train back to Delhi. Sit peacefully in the train.
The train will depart from Agra Station at 05:50 PM. Sit back and relax on the way back.
Train will reach Delhi and a representative will come to pick you up from the station and drop you back to your hotel or airport for your onward journey.