Day 1 – Agra and Fatehpur Sikri
Pickup from your hotel or any location in Agra.
Today you will enjoy a full day tour of Fatehpur Sikri and Agra. Fatehpur Sikri a well-known UNESCO World heritage site of India was built in the 16th century by Emperor Akbar. This place holds an exceptional testimony to Mughal civilization and has various historical monuments. You will visit the Jama Masjid, followed by the Tomb of Salim Chishti, the five storied Panch Mahal and Buland Darwaza a graceful monument and stupendous piece of beautiful architectures. It is central portico with a total of three arched entrances and is locally known as Horseshoe gate. Visit the other graceful buildings of this place such as Ibadat Khana, Mariam-uz-Zamani’s palace, Naubat Khana and Birbal’s house.
In the visit of Agra, you will be taken to Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world. This beautiful building is elegantly built with white marble by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan between the years 1631 to 1648 and it was built in the memory of his favorite beloved Queen Mumtaz Mahal. Standing majestically on banks of Yamuna River, this breathtaking, immensely beautiful monument is a synonymous to romance and love.
Your next stop Agra Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and known for its architectural structure and was built in the 16th century during the Mughal Empire. This place comprises of several fairy-tale palaces like Khas Mahal and Jahangir Palace. Over here you will also get a chance to see Diwan-e-Aam and Diwan-e-Khas, which are also known as private audience hall and public audience hall. Agra is famous for inlaid marble work and handicrafts. TAJ MAHAL IS CLOSED ON FRIDAYS.
Transfer to hotel or any location in Agra.
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PACKAGE PRICE INCLUDES:
–Activities as listed in the itinerary.
–A/C Vehicle with driver.
–2 bottles of mineral water per person per day in the car.
PACKAGE PRICE EXCLUDES:
–Sightseeing not listed in the itinerary.