Day Trip To The Taj Mahal And Agra With Fatehpur Sikri From Jaipur

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 14 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    6:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup from Hotel / Airport or Anywhere in Jaipur
    Airports
    Sanganeer Airport, Jaipur India
  • 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

Your tour will take you to India's famous Taj Mahal in Agra. Enroute to the Taj Mahal, you'll visit Fatehpur Sikri (A UNESCO World Heritage Site). After your visit at Fatehpur Sikri, you'll continue on your scenic drive to Agra to visit the Taj Mahal. A trip to Agra would not be complete without a visit to this shimmering vision of domes and minarets. After the Taj Mahal, you'll visit Agra Fort which was build by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D. You'll get to enjoy the beauty of this huge fort that is made of red sandstone.

Highlights

  • Romantic experience, perfect for couples
  • All entrance fees included
  • Buffet lunch included
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Know More about this tour

Your day will begin with a 6am pickup from anywhere in Jaipur. You'll enjoy a 4-hour scenic drive to Agra.

Around 9am En-route to Agra, you'll stop and visit Fatehpur Sikri.

By 10am - You'll leave Fatehpur Sikri and continue on your drive to Agra which should take about 1 hour from Fatehpur Sikri. After you reach Agra, you'll have a few minutes to freshen up upon arrival in Agra and will be advised by your professional tour guide to the meeting time and place to continue sightseeing.

At 11am, you'll continue sightseeing as you travel to the Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A trip to Agra would not 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.)

At 1pm enjoy a lunch break at one of the best local restaurants.

At 2pm, you'll visit the imposing Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D, this huge fort is made of red sandstone. The maze of the courtyards, mosques and private chambers of the fort echo the story of the Mughal Empire.

After visiting Agra Fort, enjoy some shopping in Agra which is known for its fabulous handicrafts, made of marble and soft-stone inlay work. Agra's major handicraft products besides inlay work are leather-ware, brass-ware, carpets, jewellery and embroidery 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.

After sightseeing in Agra, you'll be driven back to Jaipur and dropped off at your hotel, airport or anywhere in Jaipur city.

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

Not wheelchair accessible

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

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

  • 12-Jul-2017

    I appreciate about my tour's guides from Nakita holidays, i booked the program private day-trip to agra and full day trip of jaipui, the guides name Manoj and Ashok can explain the history of place cleary,they have many knowledge about the culture, we enjoy and relax with my tour very much