Day 01 / Arrival Delhi
On Arrival, our representative will welcome you at the airport & transfer to hotel. Overnight in Delhi
Day 02 / Delhi - Agra (By train Dep 0615 Hrs Arr 0815 Hrs) Agra - Delhi (By train Dep 2025 Hrs Arr 2300 Hrs)
Early morning our representative will pick you up from your hotel & transfer to railway station to board the superfast air-conditioned train to Agra. Breakfast in the train . Arrive Agra , meet assist by our representative at railway station & proceed for a day sightseeing tour of the city.
Taj Mahal-It is a White marble memorial (seven wonders of the world )Built by Shah Jahan to his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal.Little needs to be said about this architectural wonder which is always the soul raison-de-etre for every tourist's visit to Agra., This monument took 22 years , 20,000 men laboured over to complete and designed it .It is planned by Persian architect Ustad Isa. Apart from its stunning design balance and perfect symmetry, the Taj is also noted particularly for its elegant domes, intricately carved screens and some of the best inlay work ever seen.
Agra Fort -Built by the famed Mughal emperor Akbar in 1565 AD, the fort is predominantly of redsandstone. Ensconced within is the picture perfect Pearl Mosque, which is a major tourist attraction. stands on the banks of the river Yamuna and the construction was started by Emperor Akbar in 1566. At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms.
At the Diwan-I-Am (hall of public audience), a colonnaded hall of red-sandstone with a throne alcove of inlaid marble at the back, the Emperor heard public petitions. It was again a building constructed by Shahjahan who replaced an earlier wooden structure.
At the Diwan-I-Khas (hall of private audience) where marble pavilions with floral inlays lend an ethereal ambience, the Emperor sat on his gem-studded Peacock Throne and met foreign ambassadors and rulers of friendly kingdoms.
Later enjoy a lavish buffet lunch in a 5* hotel in Agra.
After lunch excursion to Fatehpur Sikri- The deserted city Fatehpur Sikri was the capital of the Mughal Empire between 1570 and 1585.It was founded by the Mughal emperor Akbar to honor the Muslim saint Shaikh Salim Chishti, who had foretold the birth of Akbar's son and heir, Jahangir. Fatehpur Sikri stands untouched and perfectly preserved; a complete medieval fortress of red sandstone, with vast central squares, exquisitely carved multi-tiered pavilions, cool terraces and formal gardens.It ia s a masterpiece of Muslim architecture.It is a 25 miles (40km) west of Agra.
Late evening transfer to railway station to board the superfast airconditioned train to Delhi. Dinner in the train. Arrive Delhi meet assit at Railway Station & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi
Day 03 / Delhi – Departure
After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed for sightseeing tour of New Delhi
the capital of kingdoms and empires is now a sprawling metropolis with a fascinating blend of the past and the present. Delhi is a perfect introduction to the composite culture of an ancient land and a window to the kaleidoscope that is India.
Covering the 11th century Qutub Minar , The word 'Qutub' itself,means 'pole of justice.' The Qutub Minar made of red sandstone rising to the height of 72.5mts is an architectural marvel of the 13th century.
India Gate ,a majestic high arch, 42 meters high, built as a memorial to the Indian soldiers killed in the World War I. It is called the All India War Memorial.
The President's House, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial, Laxmi Narayan temple popularly .known as Birla Temple. Later transfer to Airport for your onward destination with sweet memories
» 2 Nights accommodation in Delhi with breakfast.
» All transfers in Delhi & Agra.
» Train tickets of Delhi - Agra - Delhi in air conditioned chair car
» Sightseeing of Delhi & Agra by Air Conditioned car.
» Complementary Buffet lunch in 5 Star Hotel in Agra.
» Local English speaking Professional Guides.
Cost does not include:
» Entrance fee to the Monuments.
» Beverages, Tips, Laundry etc.
Hotels Selected - Delhi
Luxury : The Oberoi / The Imperial
Royal : Hotel Metropolitan / The Lalit / The Grand
Classic: The Connaught / Hotel City Park / De Marks
Jewel: Hotel Gautam Deluxe / Hotel Sunstar
Economy: Hotel Blue Bell / Hotel De Gold