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

Take the train to visit the Taj Mahal, possibly the world's best-known tomb, on this full-day private guided tour from Delhi. Also, visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Agra Fort. Built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D, this huge fort is made of red sandstone and you'll discover how the maze of the courtyards, mosques and private chambers of the fort echo the story of the Mughal Empire.
Please note: The Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays.

per adult from

$227

NZD

Duration

15 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • All Transfers/Sightseeing’s by air conditioned private vehicle
    • Return Train Ticket AC Chair Car (New Delhi - Agra)
    • Professional private live tour guide
    • Monument entrance fees
    • Buffet Lunch
    • Live Demonstration of Marble craftsmanship
    • Live Demonstration of Handmade Embroidery (Zardozi)
    • Live Demonstration of Hand Knotted Carpet weaving
    • Pickup offered from Airport or any other desired pickup location in Delhi, Noida or Gurugram
    • Entry/Admission - New Delhi Railway Station Gate No. 1
    • Entry/Admission - Taj Mahal
    • Entry/Admission - Agra Fort
    • Entry/Admission - Priya Restaurant
    • Entry/Admission - New Delhi Railway Station Gate No. 2
    What's excluded :
    • Drinks
    • Gratuities (recommended)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: New Delhi Railway Station Gate No. 1, Kamla Market, Ajmeri Gate, Delhi, 110002, India

    At 5am Pickup offered from Airport or any other desired pickup location in Delhi, Noida or Gurugram then transfer to New Delhi Railway Station. Board your super-fast train to Agra. On the Shatabadi Express (Train No. 12002), breakfast is served on board. Relax and enjoy the countryside sights during your 2-hour journey.

    Duration: 2 hours

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

    Upon arrival at the railway station in Agra, you are met by your representative at the main exit gate who will be holding a sign with your name on it. Board your private car and make a stop at a four- or five-star hotel for a refreshment, to freshen up, and meet your tour guide.

    Duration: 30 minutes

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

    Begin the tour with a visit to the iconic Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World Heritage site (closed on Fridays). The world's best-known tomb stands in testimony to the timeless love story of the 17th-century Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan, and his queen Mumtaz Mahal.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Agra Fort Rakabgani, Agra 282003 India

    Next, make your way and visit another UNESCO World Heritage site, Agra Fort. Built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D., this huge fort is made of red sandstone. Walk through the maze of the courtyards, mosques, and private chambers, which echo 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

    In the early afternoon, take a break for lunch at a local air-conditioned restaurants (meal included).

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Fatehpur Sikri, Fatehpur Sikri, Agra District, Uttar Pradesh

    Afterward, depart for Fatehpur Sikri, a UNESCO World Heritage site, about an hour away. Fatehpur Sikri has been described as 'the world’s most perfectly preserved ghost town'. Built by Akbar in the late 16th century, it was abandoned after only 14 years and the elegant buildings of this superb walled city remain intact to this day.

    Duration: 3 hours

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

    You have the option to enjoy shopping in the early evening in Agra. The city is known for its handicrafts made of marble and softstone inlay work. The Mughals were great patrons of the arts and crafts. Empress Nur Jahan took personal interest in them and was an accomplished artist herself in zari embroidery work. Agra's major handicraft products besides inlay work are leather-ware, brass-ware, carpets, jewelry, and embroidery.

    Duration: 1 hour

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

    In the evening,  transfer to the railway station in Agra. Your train departs around 9:30pm and dinner is served aboard.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: New Delhi Railway Station Gate No. 2, Ajmeri Gate, Delhi, 110002, India

    Around 11:40pm, your train arrives at New Delhi Railway Station, where you will be met by your driver. Your private car drops you off back at your hotel.

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    New Delhi, Delhi, India
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup from Hotel / Airport or any other desired pickup location in Delhi, Noida or GurugramAirports
    • Indira Gandhi Intl Airport, New Delhi, New Delhi 110037 India
    Departure Time :
    5:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Please note: The Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays
    • 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
    • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Hire Taxi India

Activity ID: V-17646P3

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