Information from Viator
This tour takes in the majesty of one of the seven wonders of the world whilst also giving guests a deeper understanding and appreciation of local life and the chance to explore other must-see sights in and around Agra: the Red Fort, Fatehpur Sikri and Mathura. The tour stops for chai at a village on the way to Agra, offering an insight into rural life in India and you'll also be treated to home-cooked lunches with local families.
This private tour will allow you to witness the majesty of the Taj Mahal and get an insight into local life. Your guide will meet you at your hotel or residence in Delhi at 6am and travel with you by private air-conditioned car to Agra, stopping at a small village off of the highway. Here, guests can enjoy breakfast and a chai with the locals and your guide will facilitate understanding and interaction. You'll arrive in Agra on time for lunch at a local homestay and spend the night in similar accommodation. With this overnight stay in Agra, you will have the chance to admire the Taj Mahal either at sunset or sunrise. We will take a walk and see the Taj from the Agra Fort and enjoy a romantic view of the this beautiful mausoleum. The next morning, we will again have the opportunity to visit the Taj Mahal for sunrise or the Agra Fort depending on your preference and then make our way to Fatehpur Sikri, to enjoy this Mughal architectural splendour walled city before leaving for Mathura, the birthplace of Lord Krishna. Here we will take a boat ride on the Yamuna River and visit the various ghats before going back to Delhi.Your friendly guide from Reality will be with you the entire time as we travel from Delhi to Agra and back again the next day.
- Overnight accommodation
- Snacks and tea at local village
- Professional guide throughout
- Local guide in Agra
- Lunch on both days
- Hotel pickup and drop-off in Delhi
- Transport by private, airconditioned vehicle
- Bottled water
- Coffee and/or Tea
What's not included
- Entry fees at sites visited