Same Day Taj Mahal Tour by Car
Duration : One Day
Destination : Agra
Same Day Taj Mahal Tour by Car
The Same Day Taj Mahal Tour is an effective way to visit and enjoy the aura of the splendid, gorgeous and historical city of Agra. Since people are so engrossed in their day to day lies they hardly get any time off. So it is like a golden opportunity to plan yourself a day out. You can also plan this journey on the weekend which is an extra benefit. This way you do not miss out on your work life. The tour is providing you a flexible journey in terms of the mode of travel and at every point the staff is there to take care of you and to escort you. The representatives will make it a point that you feel pleasurable and enjoy every bit of the journey. They provide you with the knowledge and experience needed for the journey. You are even given the choice to be picked up from the destination of your choice. Plus you get to experience the real life of the city of Agra. You will be visiting the grandness of the Taj Mahal which is world famous for its sheer beauty and elegance. This is why people desire to visit this amazing monument at least once in their lifetime. The marble because of its purity and whiteness gives it a very ethereal look. Then the baby Taj or the Tomb of Itmad ud Daula is also worth visiting place and has a unique attraction. The Agra Fort has been a perfect portrayal of the grandness of the Mughals and their place in the history of the city of Agra. The red sandstone used in its construction is quite unique. So in all it will be a very enthralling and ethereal experience. You will have the comfort of visiting the places according to your own purposes and requirements.
Day01 : New Delhi- Agra (By Road-204km/3hrs)
Same Day Taj Mahal Tour starts with picking you up at the place of your choice. The destination can be chosen by you and then you will be received from there in a vehicle which is selected keeping into consideration your luxury and comfort level. The journey will start at 0600 hours sharp. The driver of our staff are very skilled and will drop you safely at the historical city of Agra which is located in the northern state of India namely Uttar Pradesh. After reaching Agra safely, a representative will be there to welcome you and assist you from Travelogy India. They will make sure to help you enjoy the serene and scenic beauty of Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and also the grand tomb of Itmad Ud Daulah which is also known as the baby Taj because of the striking resemblance with the great Taj, along with Sikandra Fort.
Same Day Taj Mahal Tour basically revolves around the city of Agra which is approximately at a distance of 200 km from the capital city of India- Delhi. Agra alone is the abode of three most famous and culturally rich UNESCO World Heritage Sites the Taj Mahal, the Agra Fort and the Fatehpur sikri (located nearby to the city of Agra). The city of Agra had the privilege of being the capital of the Mughal Empire and there are numerous tombs and extravagant and glorious of that era here in this city. Agra has that aura and charm because of the glorious monuments and tombs and traditional sites that are worth visiting once in your lifetime. Agra has even the ancient ties with the most ancient and sacred epic of the Hindus- the Mahabharata.
Taj Mahal is built around the year 1631 and the massive amount of workers and laborers were involved to complete this grand project. Nearly 22 years were given by 22,000 laborers and 1000 elephants to create this awe inspiring building. The building is the symbol of love which Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan possessed for his wife Mumtaz Mahal. The building is solely made from white marble which is believed to be brought from nearly every part of India and Central Asia. The complete construction of the Taj Mahal took place in the year 1653 and took nearly 32 million rupees approximately to build this grand monument. The Taj Mahal bagged the place among the Seven Wonders of the World and also declared as the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The whole building is designed in Mughal style and is a perfect example of Mughal style of architecture.
Agra Fort or most popularly known as the Old Fort is the massive building built on the banks of the river Yamuna. It covers a huge area of around 2.5 kilometres. The Agra Fort is built with the red sandstone and has numerous small buildings contained inside of it. There are two entries or gates to the Agra Fort- the Delhi Gate and the Amar Singh Gate. It is a perfect portrayal of the grandeur of the Mughal era and architecture.
Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula or the Baby Taj is the grand and splendid tomb built in the memory of the father of the Mughal Empress Noor Jahan, wife of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, Ghayas Beg. It is one of the important tourist attractions in the city of Agra. The main tomb area is constructed with the white marble. Therefore it is given the name of the baby Taj. The walls have three archs and they comprised of very attractive and exquisite trellis screens. These trellis screens are carved out so intricately and carefully that they give the appearance of the ivory.
After that you will be travelling back to Delhi. Our Tour representative will be there beforehand in Delhi to escort you back to the hotel, airport or the railway station whichever suits your purposes. This will conclude your Same Day Taj Mahal Tour by car which will be a very important and unforgettable experience of your life.