The Taj Mahal is like a fairy tale come true. Located at the banks of the Yamuna River, it is one of the most renowned monuments in the world and is also one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The history of monument goes back to 1630 and in reality, it is a tomb that holds the body of Mumtaz Mahal, the wife of the prominent Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. He built this monument to honor the memory of his deceased wife. It took 20,000 workers to build this white marble monument, who finished the work in 22 years. There are not enough words to describe Taj Mahal and its unparalleled beauty. You can only feel it when you see it.
Highlights of Taj Mahal Sunrise Tour
- Enjoying the sight Taj Mahal at sunrise
- Visiting the magnificence of imposing Agra Fort
- Discovering the beautiful architecture of Baby Taj
- Exploring local markets and shopping
Moving from Delhi to Agra (Between 2:30 am to 3:00 am)
In the very early morning, you will be picked up from your hotel in Delhi by a private car with driver. Then you will be driven to Agra via Yamuna Express Highway.
Arriving at Agra and visiting Taj Mahal
Once you have arrived at Agra, you would straight be taken to visit the wondrous Taj Mahal to explore its beauty in the early morning sunrise.
The Taj Mahal is regarded as the supreme example of Mughal architecture. It is a combination of several constituents from Indian, Persian, and Islamic architectural elegances. Taj Mahal has also been included in UNESCO World Heritage Site. This beautiful monument stands high and peaceful on the banks of the River Yamuna and it is a motivating result of the excellent implementation of advanced architectural and scientific research at the time of its construction.
After finishing your visit to Taj Mahal, you will be taken to nice place for morning breakfast.
Visiting Agra Fort and Itmad-Ud-Daulah
After the breakfast, you will be driven to sightsee Agra Fort. The imposing Agra Fort is made of red sandstone and it is spread within the 2.5-km-long enclosed walls. This remarkable fort comprises many wonderful palaces and halls, for instance, Jahangir Palace and the Khas Mahal, Diwan-i-Khas and more. The fort is known for its beauty and architecture.
After that, you will be visiting Itimad-Ud-Daulah or Baby Taj, which was built for the father of Noor Jahan. It has a very graceful architectural style and you can find striking Persian-styled gardens standing around the monument.
After visiting Agra Fort and Baby Taj, you will get to enjoy delightful lunch at a renowned restaurant of Agra where you will be served with delicious local and international cuisines.
Exploring local markets
After lunch, you will get an opportunity to explore local markets, where you will be able to find some famous works of local craftsmen. You will get to have a look at distinctive and extinct crafts in many shops of arts and crafts
Driving back to Delhi
In the evening, you will be driven back to Delhi and your tour will come to an end. Hopefully, you will have a great time with us and take back some sweet memories with you.
Tour Cost includes: -
1. Delhi-Agra-Delhi by Air Conditioned Vehicle (Picture Attach). 2- Good English speaking guide (Private Guided Tour) 3-Packaged Mineral Water 4- All Vehicle and Driver Expenses 5- All applicable taxes
Tour Cost Doesn't includes:-
1. Monument fee of Taj Mahal and Agra Fort ( Both Sights 24 USD per person ) 2. Lunch (Buffet Lunch at Luxury 5 star Hotel 20 USD excluding drinks) 3. Any Gratuities For Guide & Drive