Agra Tour with Heritage Walk

Pick up and drop to Railway station:

Agra is a heritage city which has numerous monuments to adds to its glory. The Agra heritage walk is a great tour to cover the important monument in a day's time. The tour will start with a train journey from your city. Please make arrangements to reach the station. Pick up from guest hotel to New Delhi railway station is optional and will cost extra. Only train tickets are provided to reach the Agra Canttrailway station from Delhi. There are facilities to pick up tourists from guest hotel to Delhi Railway station, but would cost extra. Extra charges would apply for last minute of booking therefore we advise prior booking.

  • There is one train that leaves from New Delhi called Shatabdi at 6.00 a.m. and return back from Agra to Delhi at 9:15 pm
  • The other train Gatiman leaves at 8.00 a.m. from Nizamuddin Station and return back from Agra to Delhi at 5:50 pm

First destination Taj Mahal:

You will be greeted and taken to the first destination which is the 'Taj Mahal'. The symbol of love is an enormous monument which will create a place in your heart for life. Built in white marble and Parchinkari work, it is a delight. It isUNESCO's world heritage site andMonument fee is included during the trip. There will be a guide who will accompany you guiding you with insights on the building, its history and various stories associated with it. Taj Mahal was commissioned in the year 1632, by the then Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved wife. It is built on the banks of river Yamuna and has many gardens and small pillars surrounding the building. It is advised that one clicks a lot of photographs to keep the memories preserved for life.

Lunch at Agra is house for various restaurants which offers variety of cuisines. A sumptuous lunch choosing from this great variety will be served to you.

Arrival at Agra Fort:

The day will proceed with the next stop which is 'The Agra fort'. It is a strong fort built approximately 3 km away from the 'Taj'. The ride to the fort is adventure filled and worth the visit. On a clear day it gives a beautiful panoramic view of the 'Taj Mahal'. Agra fort is also a UNESCO's world heritage site. It is built in enormous red sand bricks which gives the fort a robust structure. Agra fort has an important role to play in the history of the city and the Mughal rule.

Arrival Tomb of I'timad-ud-Daulah':

The next visit will be to the Tomb of I'timad-ud-Daulah'. It was commissioned by Nur Jahan, wife of Jahangir Khan for her father Mirza Ghiyas Beg. The tomb is often referred to be a draft of the 'Taj Mahal', various similarities in both can be seen during the visit. This tomb displays transition in the Mughal architecture and art which is delight to know.

Arrival at Mehtab garden:

The tour proceeds to a Mehtab garden which was the last of the eleven gardens that were built by the Mughals. It lies north of Taj-Mahal and is a green garden with airy pavilions which are refreshing after the walk at the 'Taj'. The heritage walk would initiate by 4 to 5 pm which would be in the Kacchpura village.

Arrival at Kinara Bazar:

Heritage walk is not complete without the visit to the market place. The old Mughal market – kinari bazaar allows you to peep in the old era where the market places were flooded with pure and quality products. The small windows (jharokhe) can be seen all through the place.

Leave for Delhi,After the shopping spree one heads back to the railway station where the train journey will take you back to your city. There are two trains that leave which include

  • Shatabdi 9:15 pm leaves from Agra Cantt to New Delhi Railway Station
  • Gatiman 5:50 pm leaves fromAgra Cantt toNizzamuddin

Tourists can choose their option to travel. It will be a 4 hours journey,on your way back, sit back and relax in the comfortable ride reliving memories in your mind. Pick up from Railway station to guest hotel is optional and would cost extra. It is also important to make a note that Extra charges may apply at last minute booking there we advise prior booking.

Inclusions

  • Monument Entrance Fee
  • Mineral Water/ Beer
  • Sedan car (Tata Indigo/ Toyota Etios)
  • Lunch at Indian Restaurant (Fixed Menu)
  • Assistance on Arrival & Departure
  • Train Tickets (if Applicable)
  • Tour Guide (Govt. Approved)
  • Road Taxes & Parking Fee

Exclusions

  • Tips & Gratuity
  • Any expense of personal nature

Inclusions

  • Monument Entrance Fee
  • Mineral Water/ Beer (Throughout the trip)
  • SUV car (Toyota Innova)
  • Lunch at 5 Star Hotel (Buffet)
  • Assistance on Arrival & Departure
  • Train Tickets (if Applicable)
  • Tour Guide (Govt. Approved)
  • Road Taxes & Parking Fee
  • A surprise gift at the end of the Tour.

Exclusions

  • Tips & Gratuity
  • Any expense of personal nature

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