- 1 day (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
Akash Travel India Presents
Taj Mahal Tour by Gatimaan Express Train. The fastest train from Delhi to Agra and Agra to Delhi. Book our same day Taj Mahal Tour.
- Transport by private vehicle
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
- Bottled water
Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time
At 06:15 hrs. (Pick up from hotel / home)
Our company tour representative will be at your place and provide transfer to New Delhi railway station to board the superfast, luxury, air conditioned train to city of Taj, Agra.
At 08:10 hrs. Departure Delhi
Train Gatiman Express to Agra, departs Delhi station. Enjoy breakfast in the train.
At 09:50 hrs. Arrival Agra
Arrive at Agra station, our company tour representative and driver will pick you up from Agra train station holding your name on pla card, in front of your train coach and introduce you to the government approved guide and drive to one of the seven wonders of the world, Taj Mahal.
At 10:30 hrs. Visit Taj Mahal
Visit the magnificent Taj Mahal - A white marble Tomb building 1631 - 1648 in Agra, seat of the Mughal Empire by Shah Jahan for his wife, Arjuman Banu Begum, the monument sums up many of the formal themes that have played through Islamic architecture. Its refined elegance is a conspicuous contrast both to the Hindu architecture of pre - Islamic India, with its thick walls, corbelled arches and heavy lintels and to the Indo Islamic styles, in which Hindu elements are combined with an electric assortment of motifs from Persian and Turkish sources.
At 12:00 hrs. Visit Agra Fort
Visit the Agra fort - situated on the banks of Yamuna river, north west of the Taj Mahal, this majestic fort was started by the Emperor Akbar and it developed as a strong hold of the Mughal Empire, under successive generations. This majestic fortness of red sandstone encompasses with in its 2.5 km long endosure walls, the imperial city of the Mughal rulers. It comprises many visionary palaces, such as the Jahagir Palace and the Khas Mahal, built by Shah Jahan, audience halls such as the Dewan I Khas and two very beautiful mosques.
At 13:00 hrs. Lunch
Then transfer for a buffet lunch in ITC Mughal Hotel a Five Star Hotel.
At 14:00 hrs. Shopping
Atmaudaula or Mehtab Bagh
At 1700 Hrs. Depart for train station
Proceed for Agra railway station to board the superfast Gatiman Exp train to Delhi.
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.