Taj Mahal Tour Packages
Under our Taj Mahal Tour section we have recommended various tours around the country for its visitors.
Located merely at the distance of 205 km and about little over four hours journey from the national capital city New Delhi, Agra is a world famed city of north-western part of Uttar Pradesh. Agra has various tourists’ attractions including UNESCO heritage site Taj Mahal. Surprisingly, Taj Mahal is one of the ‘Seven Wonders of the World’.
Developed by Mughal emperor during the sixteenth century, Agra was the second capital city of Mughal. The city illustrates the typical Mughal architecture; hence, the architectural glory of the city attracts tourists from all parts of the world.
Following are the most visited sites in Agra:
Taj Mahal: Included in one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Taj Mahal is constructed by the Great Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the year 1653 AD. Emperor built the mausoleum in the memory of his most beloved Queen, Mumtaz Begum; therefore, it is also known as ‘Mumtaz Mahal’. Constructed entirely of white Marvel, Taj Mahal is one of the most mesmerizing and gorgeous monuments of the world.
Agra Fort: Agra Fort including various other structures in its premise is wonderful fort that attracts tourists most. It was the great Mughal Emperor Akbar who started its construction but it was completed by his grandson Shah Jahan.
Sikandra: It is the example that represents both - the Hindu and Muslim architectures in a very stylish fashion. Historians say that Sikandra is a true representation of Akbar’s philosophy i.e. secular viewpoint. However, it was built by his son Jahangir in the year 1613.
Some other important tourists’ points in Agra are:
• Jama Masjid
• Kailash Temple
• Radha Swami Samadhi
• Balkeshwar Temple
• Mankameshwar Temple
How to Reach Agra?
Agra is located in the route of rail as well as road; however, buses available from Kashmiri Gate, New Delhi are more convenient. It is about 3 to 4 hours journey from New Delhi. There are various luxurious buses going to Agra every hour. Train is available from Nizamuddin Railway Station. Besides, there are various other tourists’ buses that making tour of Agra and other nearby places.
Duration : 08 Nights / 09 Days
Destinations :Delhi - Sariska - Jaipur - Ranthambhor - Bharatpur - Agra
Duration :15 Nights - 16 Days
Destinations :Delhi - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Pushkar - Jaipur - Ranthambore - Bharatpur - Agra - Delhi.
Duration : 09 Days / 08 Nights
Destinations :Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Varanasi - Delhi.
Duration : 08 Days / 07 Nights
Destinations :Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Pushkar - Ajmer - Delhi.
Duration : 17 Days / 16 Nights
Destinations :Delhi - Mandawa - Gajner - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur - Luni - Udaipur - Deogarh - Khajrela - Pushkar - Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Delhi.
Duration : 9 Days / 8 Nights
Destinations :Delhi - Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur - Udaipur - Delhi
Duration : 10 Nights / 11 Days
Destinations :Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Udaipur - Aurangabad - Mumbai
Duration : 8 Nights / 9 Days
Destinations :Delhi - Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Delhi - Rishikesh - Delhi
Duration : 9 Nights / 10 Days
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