A Day at Taj

Day Trips & Excursions in Delhi

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Your driver/guide with air-conditioned car will pick you up from your centrally located Delhi hotel at 7am to start this wonderful day trip to the Taj-Mahal. You will then begin a 03 hours road journey through newly built Yamuna X-press way, arriving in Agra 10am Approx.
Explore Agra and its unique cultural and heritage sites on a full-day excursion from Delhi. Traveling by car with driver through x-press high way, you will arrive in Agra in roughly 3 hours and have an entire day to explore.Take a Tonga ride (a decorated horse-drawn carriage) in Agra is sheer fun and frolic all through. This ride will transport you to the magnificent Taj Mahal, one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. The sight of the Taj awash with the subtle pinks of dawn is an unforgettable sight.Later, you will be guided to the Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site built by Emperor Akbar in 1566. This majestic red-sandstone fort stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and is made up of palaces, audience halls, and grand mosques.Afterwards, enjoy free time for shopping and explore the city's rich heritage of handicrafts and perhaps pick out a souvenir or 2.Proceed to Sikandra, home to Akbar's tomb. This grand monument was started by Akbar and completed by his son Jahangir. The mausoleum was made in the Spartan style of Timurid architecture and Akbar's son Jahangir added more decorative designs to the mausoleum.At the end of this private tour, sit back and relax on the drive back to Delhi.

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Local guide
  • Transport by private vehicle (Round trip)
  • Gasoline, parking and interstate taxes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Port pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Highlights

  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Buffet lunch included
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