Taj Mahal Private Tour by Car

Private & Custom Tours in Agra
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Tour description

Travel to Agra in air-conditioned comfort to visit one of the world's most iconic monuments. The Taj Mahal is probably the best known monument to love that was ever built. Your full-day program also includes visits to the Agra Fort and Sunset Point.Highlights • Visit the Taj Mahal, one of the New7Wonders of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage Site • Explore the 16th-century Agra Fort, a sister monument to the Taj Mahal • Admire the unique views of the rear side of the Taj Mahal from the Mehtab Bagh sunset point • Drive along the new expressway from Delhi to Agra and back to Delhi

Pick-up at your hotel or airport in New Delhi/Gurgaon/Noida/Ghaziabad/Faridabad at 06:00. Then drive to Agra, via the expressway. Meet your private guide when you arrive in Agra city and proceed to the Taj Mahal. The Taj Mahal was built in the 17th century by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a memorial for his beloved wife Mumtaz. After touring the Taj Mahal you’ll head to the nearby Agra Fort. Agra Fort was built in 1565 A.D. and it is another majestic creation of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. Enjoy a lunch break at an air-conditioned multi-cuisine restaurant. You wish to enjoy shopping in Agra is known for its fabulous handicrafts, made of marble and softstone inlay work. The Mughals were great patrons of arts and crafts. Empress Nur Jahan took personal interest and was an accomplished artist herself in zari embroidery work. Agra’s major handicraft products besides inlay work are: leather ware, brassware, carpets, jewellery and embroidery work. Begin the drive back to Delhi/Noida/Gurgaon/Faridabad/Ghaziabad at 15:00, and arrive at your hotel by 18:30.

What's included

  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
  • Local guide - Professional guide
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel pickup
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle

What's not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities