Taj Mahal :- A never forgetting experience of the white marble “ Taj Mahal ’’ The love story behind the making of Taj Mahal is of historic importance. It is more than just looking magnificent. The story seems to be adding a soul to the world’s most magnificent Tomb.
Red Fort : Magisterial Red Fort of Agra was built in 16th-century. This walled city is made of red sandstone that was the center of the Mughal Empire.
Itimad-ud-daula's : Tomb (Baby Taj) Built entirely in white marble and inlaid with semi-precious stones, It is situated on the bank of the River Yamuna, gives a strong Persian impression.
Fatehpur Sikri : - Akbar took a great interest in the building of Fatehpur Sikri to honor the Sufi saint Salim Chisti . Fatehpur Sikri is one of the most well preserved Mughal forts. It took fifteen years to complete the fort and palaces within the walled city. Royal palaces or royal ladies , a Mosque, courts, private quarters, utility buildings & harems. Fatehpur Sikri served the purpose of a capital till 1585. Later it was abandoned due to the scarcity of Water. Today all four monuments you see are the most impressive UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Your driver will pick you up from Delhi, visit India Gate, Lotus Temple , Rashtrapati Bhavan and drive to Agra. En route to Agra, Upon arrival, you will check in at a pre-booked hotel. After freshening up and lunch, begin with a guided city tour visiting Red Fort and Itmad-ud-daulah's tomb (baby Taj). You will then have an evening free for shopping and your own activities. Overnight stay at hotel.
In the morning, visit the world-famous Taj Mahal at dawn. The architectural splendor of the mausoleum, the fort, and the palaces is a vivid reminder of the opulence of the legendary Mughal empire, of which Agra was the capital in the 16th and early 17th centuries. While its significance as a political center ended with the transfer of the capital to Delhi in 1634 by Shah Jaha, its architectural wealth has secured its place on the international map. Later return to the hotel for breakfast. After breakfast you will drive back to Delhi.