Mathura, Vrindavan With The Taj Mahal, Agra Day Trip From Delhi

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 15 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    5:30 AM
  • Departure Details :
    New Delhi, Delhi, India
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup from Hotel / Airport or any other desired pickup location in Delhi, Noida or Gurugram
    Ports
    Delhi Airport, New Delhi, Delhi 110037.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

This will be a once in a lifetime opportunity to visit the twin cities of Mathura and Vrindavan during this 15-hour guided tour. Enter into the spiritual atmosphere. In the proper consciousness, one can perceive that everything about Mathura and Vrindavan is spiritual. Take part in Shringar Aarti at Bankey Bihari Temple. You can offer flower garlands and sweets to Lord Krishna and also meditate for some time in the temple complex and Prem Mandir. Discover the 7th Wonder of the World, the magnificent Taj Mahal in Agra.

Highlights

  • Hotel pickup included
  • Lunch included
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience

Know More about this tour

After a 5:30am from your Delhi accommodation, travel the express highway to the sacred cities of Mathura and Vrindavan. Meet your tour guide who will brief you on what you will see before you start your day tour.

The city of Vrindavan is where the young Krishna is said to have grown up. Pilgrims flock here from all over the world. Visit Shri Bankey Bihari Temple, the holiest and most famous temple of Lord Krishna. This temple houses a sacred image of Lord Krishna known as Thakur Ji. The idol of Krishna here is jet black. Take part in Shringar Aarti at Bankey Bihari Temple. You can offer flower garlands and sweets to Lord Krishna and also meditate for some time in the temple complex.

Visit Prem Mandir, a religious and spiritual complex situated on a 54-acre site on the outskirts of Vrindavan. It is dedicated to Shri Krishna. Follow the circumambulation route, which is 40-feet wide and begins from the main entrance of the temple, consisting of 80 panels. In these panels the different pastimes of Shri Krishna, as described in the Shrimad Bhagavat Puran, have been chronologically displayed in three dimensional formats. Offerings are not allowed in the temple.

After, drive to Mathura. Famed for being the birthplace of the much-loved Hindu god Krishna, Mathura is one of Hinduisms seven sacred cities and attracts floods of pilgrims round the year. Visit the Shri Krishna Janambhoomi Temple, the birthplace of the ancient Hindu God Lord Krishna. It is a prison cell belonging to Kansa where Lord Krishna was born. Enjoy live kirtan in the kirtan room. You may also offer flower garlands and sweets to the lord.

Drive to the City of the Taj Mahal, Agra, the capital of the erstwhile Mughal empire. Take a lunch break provided at local restaurants in Agra. After lunch, visit the legendary 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.

Do some shopping in Agra, 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.

After a memorable day, drive back to Delhi. Arrive in Delhi by approximately 9pm and be dropped-off at your hotel or the airport.

Inclusions

All Transfers/Sightseeings by air conditioned private vehicle

Professional private tour guide

Monument entrance fees

Buffet Lunch

Exclusions

Drinks

Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Not wheelchair accessible

Dress code is smart casual

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

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

Traveler Reviews

  • 13-Aug-2018

    I had an amazing day with Rajesh seeing Taj, Mathura and Vrindavan. It was a day I'll never forget. The tour was professionally arrange and Raj at Viator was very contactable throughout the booking process. Rajesh was a fantastic guide that is extremely knowledgeable and caring! I will certainly be arranging other tours with Viator. Highly recommended!

  • 17-Sep-2016

    Good and passioned guide in very interesting holy city and Wonderful Agra with giod and reliable driver.