Discover 2 UNESCO World Heritage Sites including Taj Mahal and Agra Fort.
Admire the magnificent architecture of Taj Mahal and learn about the Indian culture.
Pay a visit to the Tomb of I'timad-ud-Daulah.
Experience the train ride between Delhi and Agra.
Best private day tour with flexible and customized itinerary.
Around 06:30: Delhi hotel pick-up & Transfer to the Nizammuddin Railway Station
In the early morning, our experienced local driver will pick you up from your hotel or anywhere within Delhi city limits. After a warm greeting, we will take you to Nizammuddin Railway Station to take the fastest train Gatimaan Express to Agra. Our driver will help you check the tickets, find the correct train coach and seat, and make sure everything goes smoothly. According to the time schedule, your train from Delhi to Agra will leave at 08:10 am. The complementary drinks and a basic India local breakfast will be served onboard, veg or non-veg options are available upon request. After nearly two hours’ ride, the train will reach Agra at around 09:50.
Around 09:50: Taj Mahal Sightseeing
Upon your arrival at the Agra railway station, our local guide will wait for you just outside the coach. Then, we will set off for the majestic Taj Mahal, the first stop of this same day Agra tour by train. As one of the World Great Wonders, Taj Mahal is a monument of love, which was built by Shah Jahan for his favorite wife - Mumtaz Mahal. As we appreciate this aesthetic ivory marble construction, our professional guide will explain more legendary story and culture about it. In addition to the main building, this garden-style tomb is also decorated with verdant plants, elaborately designed pool and exquisite fountains. We will spend almost three hours uncovering the charm of Taj Mahal.
Around 13:00: Lunch Break
Then you will have about 1 hour on lunch break. The cost is on your own, while your guide would be glad to recommend you restaurants for delicious local food, or anything you may like to try.
Around 14:00: Private Transfer to Agra Fort
Afterwards, we will move onward to visit Agra Fort, the other UNESCO World Heritage Site of today’s trip. Built in the 16th century, Agra Fort is a large scale palace complex for the Mughal Empire, and it is reputed as an iconic Islamic architecture. The tall and winding red walls guard the royal castles, and here can we see luxurious inner palaces with beautiful murals and delicate carved patterns, such as Jehangir's Palace, Octagonal Tower, and Moti Masjid.
Around 15:30: Private Transfer to Tomb of I'timad-ud-Daulah
Next, we will proceed to show respect to Tomb of I'timad-ud-Daulah, also known as Baby Taj. The interior of this pure marble mausoleum is ornamented with mosaics and geometric patterns. It is always said to be the epitome and draft of Taj Mahal.
Around 16:30: Private Transfer to Agra Railway Station & Delhi Station Pick-up
After finishing the guided tour, we will send you to Agra Railway Station and help you find your train coach and right seat. The train will depart at 17:50 and arrive at Delhi station at 19:30 with drinks and snacks included. Upon arrival, our Delhi drive will pick you up outside your train coach and then send you back to your hotel or any place per your request. Our service of Same Day Taj Mahal Tour by Train from Delhi ends here and we hope you have a memorable day with us today.
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- Pick-up and drop-off in Delhi.
- Round trip air-conditioned train coach fare.
- Private air conditioned car in Agra.
- Breakfast and Dinner will be served in train.
- Service of English speaking local guide per the itinerary.
- Bottled drinking water.
- Monuments Entrance fees per the itinerary.
- All government applicable taxes and service charges.
- Hotel accommodation and Lunch.
- Flight fares and India visa fee.
- Any personal expenses(travel insurance, camera fee etc).
- Tips for guide and driver.
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