Best-selling personalized Same Day Tour Taj Mahal Agra from Delhi by car designed for quick visit to two World Heritage Monuments (UNESCO) – Taj Mahal & Fort located in Agra. Step back in time and discover the glory of the Mughal Empire of India on this private day trip to Agra from Delhi. See ancient architecture significant to India’s history such as Agra Fort, a 16th-century Mughal monument and of course, a visit to this country is not complete without a tour of the Taj Mahal, one of the most recognized symbols of India. Your own private guide will ensure that you get an in-depth experience of these emblematic structures.
Private pickup will take approximately four hours to reach Agra from Delhi. Stop first at the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Agra Fort, a treasure house of Mughal architecture. This 94-acre (34-hectare) brick fort dates back to 1080 AD and has seen many battles and undergone major renovations. Witness the interesting fusion of Hindu and Islamic influences on its construction and decor as you walk inside the fort with your guide and learn about the different functions of the many buildings inside.
Head to the Taj-Mahal, India’s most iconic building and a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site. Spanning an area of about 1,000 acres (400 hectares), this majestic architectural wonder offers incredible sights. On your guided tour, admire the structure’s magnificent construction, the intricate exterior and interior decor, the beautiful garden and the outlying red-sandstone buildings. Its most predominant structure, the white-domed marble mausoleum, was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved third wife, Mumtaz Mahal, and combines Persian, Turkish and Indian architectural styles.