Agra-the Land of beautiful TajMahalis a must-visit destination for most of the people. Taj Mahal besides being UNESCO World Heritage site is a symbol of eternal love too. This amazingly exotic monument built by Shahjahan in the memory of his beloved wife MumtazMahal is like a dream in pristine white marble. The same day Exotic AgraTour by Superfast Train is an all-inclusive private tour that commences from Delhi. Train travel is extremely safe and convenient. In this tour besides visiting the Taj Mahal you will be taken to other key tourist sites such as Agra Fort and Tomb of Itimad-udDaulah.This tour is not just quick but also extremely luxurious.
07:00 AM – Pick-up from the hotel
The tour driver will pick you in a comfortable luxury car/Suv from your chosen hotel in Gurgaon/New Delhi/NCR. From there you will be taken to the railway station. The driver will help you to board the train. You will get your pre-reserved seat. This train is fully airconditioned. The train departs at 8:10 AM. This is a comfortable timing and you do not have to rush with your things. You will reach Agra Cantt at 9:50 AM. Just bear in mind that you have your copy of e-ticket and valid ID proof such as Driving License, Passport, with you. A sumptuous breakfast will be served on board. It takes less than2 hrs to reach Agra. At the Agra railway station you will be greeted by the privateGovt approved tour guide who will immediately take you for Taj Mahal viewing.
10:00 AM – Visit Taj Mahal
The exoticTaj Mahal is known for its unparalleled beauty and amazing architecture. It is one of the Severn Wonders of the World. All interesting and important details related to the monument will be told to you by the tour guide. He will share popular stories and facts about the monument. The tour guide will make sure that you enjoy this sightseeing in style. You will be enlightened about the history behind even the smallest thing that you see at the monument. So, in short you will have a wonderful and fun-filled time.
1:00 PM – Lunch Break (Lunch included)
Agra offers the most scrumptious Mughlai lunch. There are so many amazing eating joints in Agra. You will have safe buffet lunch at Sheroescafé which is an amazing place run by acid attack victims. You will get tasty and extremely hygienic food here. Also, it boosts the morale of these lady entrepreneurs.
02:00 PM – Visit Agra Fort
Once you are done with your lunch you must visit the Agra Fort. This gigantic fort is a testimony of the power and influence of the Mughal Empire. The superb architecture of this huge fort will simply amaze you. Basically, Agra Fort was the residence of Mughalstill their capital was shifted to Delhi.
3:30 PM – Visit Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah (Baby Taj)
After Agra Fort the tour guide will take you to the Tomb of Itimad-udDaulahpopularly known as ‘Baby Taj’. It was built in 1622 by Noor Jehan the daughter in law of Akbar. It contains the tomb of MirzaGhiyaz Beg and Hashmat Begum, parents of Noor Jehan. She was a very beautiful Persian origin lady who had great ambitions. She is also credited to introduce fine Mughal painting, jewelry, and Jar-doji. This is a precursor monument of Taj Mahal and contains several intricate carvings.
Agra is world-famous for its intricate Makrana marble inlay handicrafts, beautiful hand-knotted Mughal carpets, Mughal jewelry, and Jar-doji. Ask your guide to take around for shopping if there is time on hand.
05:00 PM – Leave for the railway station
Once you are done with seeing Baby Taj you will be taken back to the railway station in a private luxury vehicle. The tour executive/driver will help you to board the train and get your pre-reserved seat on the train. The train departs at 5.50 PM and you will be in the capital by 7: 30 PM. The journey is comfortable and you will be served tasty food on board. Once you reach Delhi, the tour driver will pick you up from the railway station and drop you at your chosen spot in Delhi. This marks the end of your Same day Exotic Agra tour by superfast train.