Destination covered :
Delhi - Agra - Delhi( By Yamuna Expressway)
Time covered :
03 Hrs Each Side
We are specialized in organizing Day Tour to Agra from Delhi
by car or Coach. Day trippers prefer Yamuna Expressway to get the city of Taj Mahal, Agra. It is a six lane and 165 km long controlled - access expressway leads to Agra from Delhi via Greater Noida. It was inaugurated 9th August 2012. Now it has become a favorite route for day trippers. It is build with the concept of providing fast moving corridor to the travelers to minimize their travel time between Delhi and Agra.
This is also the best way to enjoy the country side while driving down to Agra. We guarantee you on road safety by providing new, clean and well maintained cars and coaches along with courteous and experienced drivers who are well versed with routes, cities and their monuments. You may stop en route as per your convenience to see the country side or to taste midways food. You may choose to skip or add any attraction during the trip.
Delhi - Agra - Delhi (200 Kms/03 hrs each side) Via Yamuna Expressway
06:00 hrs to 09:00 hrs.
You will be picked up from your hotel at 06:00 AM. It will takes 03 hrs to reach Agra by Yamuna Expressway. You will reach Agra at 09:00 hrs. On arrival you are met with company representative and a guide who takes you for the city tour. Guide will show you all major attractions of Agra.
09:30 hrs: Visit Taj Mahal.
The Guide will elaborate an art & architecture, the history of Taj
Mahal an eternal love monument and regarded one of the wonders of the world. When it comes to the making of Taj Mahal , the architecture of Taj Mahal is always noticed. Pietra dura was extensively used as decorative patterns on the best of marble at Taj. The Florentine technique of Pietra dura said to have been imported from Italy and later developed in Agra as Pachikari. Minute silvers of precious and semi-precious stones such as carnelian, turquoise and malachite were arranged in floral designs into the marble base.
Emperor Shah Jahan called upon artisans and architects from different parts of the world and asked them to share their ideas of making this wonders a possible. Greving Emperor Shah Jahan built Taj Mahal in 16th Century in the memory of his late wife Mumtaj Mahal with the help of 20,000 workers in 22 years. Guide shares more information like this during the tour.
11:00 hrs : Visit Agra Fort.
built in red sandstone with its magnificent palaces, halls of public
and private audience and the beautiful gardens. This is where Emperor Shah Jahan was kept
under house arrest by his third son Aurangzeb and spent the last year of his life viewing the Taj
Mahal from across the river Yamuna.
12:30 hrs: Time for lunch at your own
14:00 hrs: Visit Fatehpur Pur Sikri.
an excursion site. Situated 40 km from Agra, the city of Fatehpur Sikri
is an imperial city built by the Mughal Emperor Akbar between 1571 and 1584. The architectural grandeur
of this deserted city cannot be described in words and one can only experience the aura of its magnificent
edifices by seeing them.
After visiting fatehpur sikri, drive back to Delhi.It takes again 04 hrs to get back Delhi.
On way back you can also visit Sikandara.The tomb of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. If time permits.
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