Day-Trip To The Taj Mahal And Agra With Mehtab Bagh From Delhi

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 14 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    06:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    New Delhi, Delhi, India
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup offered from Airport or any other desired pickup location in Delhi, Noida or Gurugram
    Airports
    Indira Gandhi Intl Airport, New Del.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Visit Agra Taj Mahal (A UNESCO World Heritage Site), The world's best-known tomb stands testimony to the timeless love story of the 17th century Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan and his wife - Queen Mumtaz Mahal. Visit Mehtab Bagh The Moonlight Garden, believed to have been designed by Shah Jahan to view the Taj on moonlight nights, far away from the maddening crowd, The garden complex is situated on the left bank of Yamuna opposite to Taj Mahal and Agra Fort (A UNESCO World Heritage Site), Built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D, this huge fort is made of red sandstone.

Highlights

  • Buffet lunch included
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • Day trip (destination A to B)
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience

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6am - Morning pickup from Delhi in your hotel and drive 3 hours to Agra via Yamuna Express Highway.

9am Arrive in Agra and meet your tour guide and begin sightseeing.

9:30am - Visit the Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. No trip to Agra would be complete without a visit to this shimmering vision of domes and minarets. The world's best-known tomb stands testimony to the timeless love story of the 17th century Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan and his wife - Queen Mumtaz Mahal. (The Taj Mahal is closed every Friday).

12:30pm - Enjoy a photo tour of the Taj Mahal from Mehtab Bagh, The Moonlight Garden, believed to have been designed by Shah Jahan to view the Taj on moonlit nights, far away from the maddening crowd, The garden complex is situated on the left bank of Yamuna opposite the Taj Mahal. It is a huge square measuring approximately 300 by 300 meters and in straight alignment with the Taj Mahal. The forestry, plantations and agricultural fields provide a green forecourt to the Taj Mahal and its reflection in Yamuna.

1pm - Enjoy a break for buffet lunch at one of the best local restaurants.

2pm - Visit Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D. This huge fort is made of red sandstone. The elegant buildings inside reflect an interesting synthesis of Hindu and Central Asian architectural styles. The maze of the courtyards, mosques and private chambers of the fort echo the story of the Mughal Empire.

4pm - Enjoy shopping in Agra, which is known for its fabulous handicrafts, made of marble and soft-stone 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, brass-ware, carpets, jewelry and embroidery work.

6pm After a memorable day, drive back to Delhi, by 9pm, where you will be dropped off at your hotel or airport.

Inclusions

All Transfers/Sightseeings by air conditioned private vehicle

Professional private live tour guide

Monument entrance fees (If All Inclusive Option Booked)

Buffet Lunch (If All Inclusive Option Booked)

Live Demonstration of Marble craftsmanship

Live Demonstration of Handmade Embroidery (Zardozi)

Live Demonstration of Hand Knotted Carpet weaving

Pickup offered from Airport or any other desired pickup location in Delhi, Noida or Gurugram

Entry/Admission - Taj Mahal

Entry/Admission - Mehtab Bagh

Entry/Admission - Agra Fort

Exclusions

Drinks

Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Dress code is smart casual

The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Face masks required for travelers in public areas

Face masks required for guides in public areas

Face masks provided for travelers

Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Gear/equipment sanitized between use