The heritage town of Agra is home to the iconic monument-Taj Mahal, which is nicely placed on the bank of River Yamuna. It is among the Seven Wonders of the World and is an exceptional and fascinating representation of true love. This ethereal monument was constructed by Emperor Shah Jahan for his wife whom he loved dearly. The spectacular architecture highlighted by elaborate carvings and creative inlay work allures the tourists from all across the world. The enchanting appearance of Taj leaves the tourists truly mesmerised and everyone who comes to India makes Agra a mandatory part of their itinerary. Other than this unbelievable historical monument you will also come across several other places with a lot of historical significance like Agra Fort, Mehtab Bagh which captures the interest of the tourists.
When you keen to go for a Same Day Agra Tour by Car, you can get your bookings done with us from the capital city of India, Delhi. Depart from Delhi early in the morning so that are you able to enjoy the highest number of destinations in the romantic city of Agra.
Duration: 1 Day
Destination: Delhi - Taj Mahal - Lunch - Agra Fort - Mehtab Bagh – Delhi
Leave Delhi in the early hours via the Yamuna Expressway which is a newly constructed road. The distance between both the cities i.e Delhi and Agra is approximately 210 Kms and it takes nearly 2 ½ to hours to cover this distance.
When you reach Agra, our representative will take you to all the places of attraction. This professional guide will first take you to the monument of true love-the Taj Mahal. Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan constructed it for his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal, who died while delivering her 14th child. When you walk through this fascinating arched front entrance you are sure to be astonished to feel the charming aura of this pure white mausoleum, Taj Mahal. It is said that Taj Mahal exhibits diverse moods during different parts of the day. Enjoy the well-manoeuvred gardens and the stunning heritage spot as well lit fountains which are in the middle displays the unique appeal of the whole setting.
After visiting the Taj Mahal, the representative will escort you to the Agra Fort which is nearly 4 Kms from here. This breathtaking fort is also built in red sandstone and is a wonderful monument displaying ideal planning and bravery of Mughal. Aurangzeb put his father Shah Jahan behind bars in Agra Fort and it was from here he used to admire the brilliance and splendour of Taj.
At around 14 hours you will be taken for lunch at one of the best air-conditioned restaurant of Agra to enjoy the best Mughlai cuisine..
After lunch, you will be taken to ItmadudDaulah's tomb which is also known as Baby Taj. Mirza Ghiyas Beg constructed it who was also Mumtaj Mahal's grandfather. It is built out of Red Stone and is famous of flawless planning and brilliant architecture.
Proceed back to Delhi after enjoying all these monuments taking home some wonderful memories, which you will cherish all your life.
On reaching Delhi you can proceed to your onward destination. The short but interesting same day Agra tour by car ends with many cherished memories which will remain with you in the years to come.