Duration: 3 Days
Taj Mahal Tour with Chambal offers you one of its kind opportunities to explore the lovely city of Agra and visit the amazing Chambal wildlife safari. Most of the people visit Agra due to the Taj Mahal. This UNESCO World Heritage site draws tourists from far and wide. Anyone who visits this white marble wonder is left spellbound due to its beauty. Chambal Safari is an equally enticing experience as here you see a wide variety of flora and fauna. The trip commences from Delhi and spans a period of just three days.
Itinerary of Exotic Taj Mahal with Chambal Safari Experience
Day 1: Delhi to Agra
The trip starts from Delhi/ Gurgaon/ NCR. The tour driver will pick you in a comfortable private A/C vehicle. You can have a quick visit to a few tourist places in Delhi such as Red Fort, Qutab Minar, and Humayun’s Tomb, etc and then head straight to Agra. Yamuna Expressway connects Agra to Delhi. It will take you around 3 hours to reach Agra. Once you reach Agra you will check-into a chosen hotel close to the Taj Mahal. After a brief period of rest, you will visit the Sheroes Café for some nice refreshments. This café was built by acid attack victims. Food is delicious and coming here to have a meal will add more substance to your trip. After this, you will head to Agra Fort which is an amazing red sandstone fort that offers a bird’s eye view of Agra. There is a museum located inside this fort. In this museum, you will find artifacts belonging to the Mughal era. Agra Fort was the residence of Mughals till they shifted base to Delhi.
Then you will go to Mehtab Bagh for the sunset view of the Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal is one of the most visited monuments all across the globe. This beautiful masterpiece in pristine white marble was built by Shahjahan in memory of his beloved wife. After the sunset view of Taj, you will return back to your hotel. Overnight stay is in a hotel in Agra.
Day 2: Agra to Chambal
In the morning you will first proceed for a sunrise view of the Taj Mahal with a Govt approved tourist guide. Taj looks spectacular under the glistening rays of the early morning sun. Then you will be transferred to Chambal in a private A/C vehicle. Your stay is organized at Chambal Safari Lodge. Chambal is a very popular bird watching and wildlife spot. It is in close proximity to Agra, so you will be able to reach there in just about an hour or two.
Firstly, you will visit the renowned Bhateshwar Temple. This historical Shiva temple is right on the banks of Yamuna River. The annual cattle fair that is organized here draws people from far and wide. This fair is even bigger in magnum than the Pushkar Fair. Go for a boat or steamer ride in Chambal River. Here you will be able to see animals such as crocodiles, alligators, etc. This is an ideal adventure for the nature enthusiast. You can even opt for horse riding if there is time on hand. Overnight stay is in Chambal Safari Lodge.
Day 3: Departure from Chambal Safari Lodge to Delhi
In the morning you will again proceed to explore the wildlife of Chambal Valley. This is one of the most tranquil and serene experiences where you feel you’ve built a connection with Mother Earth. Go for a nature walk or jeep safari in accordance with your wish. Once you are done with you will leave back for Delhi in a private A/C car. This marks the end of the Exotic Taj Mahal Tour with Chambal Safari.