2-Day Private Taj Mahal Agra Tour from Varanasi

Duration: 2 days
Destination: India, Uttar Pradesh, Varanasi
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  • Varanasi
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Overview

Experience this 2-days and 1-night overland adventure that gives you the opportunity to make a pilgrimage to the Taj Mahal, India's most famous architectural wonder. After pick-up from Varanasi, you’ll fly to Delhi and drive to Agra - The City of Taj Mahal. This guided tour gives you insight into Agra, a city famous for its Unesco World Heritage Sites where you’ll see the Taj Mahal at Sunrise (One of the seven wonders of the world), Agra Fort (one of the finest Mughal forts in India) and the river-facing Mehtab Bagh Garden (known for its stunning Taj Mahal views). The private tour includes either 5 star and 4-star accommodation or you can also choose to book without accommodation (depending on the option selected when booking), a one-way commercial flight from Varanasi to Delhi in economy class, one-way airport transfer in Varanasi, private car and driver, private local tour guide, breakfast at hotel, all entrance fees, and bottled water.

Itinerary

Day 1: Varanasi - Delhi (By Flight) / Drive To Agra & Half Day Agra Sightseeing

Pass By: Varanasi, Varanasi, Varanasi District, Uttar Pradesh
Pick-up at around 5 am from your Hotel, Ganges River Cruise Pier or other desired location in Varanasi and transfer to the local airport by air-conditioned vehicle to board your commercial scheduled flight to New Delhi.

Stop At: Agra, Agra, Agra District, Uttar Pradesh
Meet and greet upon arrival at Delhi airport and drive 3-4hrs appox. to the city of Taj Mahal, Agra is an ancient city on the banks of the River Yamuna famous for its Mughal architecture and for being home to one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Taj Mahal - a monument of incredible elegance and architectural perfection.

Upon arrival in Agra check in to your pre-booked hotel.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Agra Fort Rakabgani, Agra 282003 India
Early evening visit Agra Fort (a Unesco World Heritage Site) - is a historical fort along the bank of the Yamuna River in the city of Agra. It was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal Dynasty until 1638 and one of the finest Mughal forts in India. Walking through courtyard after courtyard of this palatial red-sandstone and marble fortress, your amazement grows as the scale of what was built here begins to sink in.


Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Mehtab Bagh, Nagla Devjit Etmadpur, Agra India
Early evening proceed to a Photo Tour of Taj Mahal from Mehtab Bagh — the moonlit garden — believed to have been designed by Shah Jahan to view the Taj on moonlit nights, far away from the maddening crowd, The garden complex is situated on the left bank of Yamuna opposite to TajMahal. It is a huge square measuring approximately 300x300 m and in straight alignment with the Taj Mahal. The forestry plantations and agricultural fields provide a green forecourt to TajMahal and its reflection in Yamuna. It's a popular spot to view the Taj Mahal at sunset.


Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Agra: 5 star - Hotel Courtyard By Marriott or similar / 4 star - Hotel Sarovar Crystal Premier or similar

Day 2: Visit Taj Mahal at Sunrise & Drive Back To Delhi / Drop-off

Stop At: Taj Mahal, Dharmapuri, Forest Colony, Tajganj, Agra 282001 India
This morning (at sunrise) takes you early to the breathtaking Taj Mahal (a Unesco World Heritage Site) to avoid the crowds and heat in the daytime. The Taj Mahal a marvel on marble was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in commemoration of his favourite wife, Empress Mumtaz Mahal. Just immerse yourself in its amazing architecture, history, and beauty. The magical allure of the Taj Mahal shall definitely be the highlight of your tour. Later back to your hotel and enjoy your breakfast.

Note: Taj Mahal remains closed for visitors every Friday. If the scheduled day of the visit to the Taj Mahal is Friday, you shall be visiting the Taj Mahal on the previous day at sunset and can enjoy the sunrise views of Taj Mahal this day from Mehtab bagh gardens.
Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: New Delhi, New Delhi, National Capital Territory of Delhi
Early afternoon check out from your hotel in Agra and drive back 3-4 hrs back to New Delhi and get dropped off at Delhi airport, your Hotel, or other desired location in Delhi, Gurugram (Gurgaon), or Noida.

Meals included:
• Breakfast: (If booked with option included hotel)
No accommodation included on this day.

Inclusions
  • 1x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • 1-night hotel accommodation on twin sharing with breakfast (If booked with option including Hotels)
  • Monument entrance fees for sights mentioned
  • One-way airport transfer in Varanasi by air-conditioned vehicle
  • One-Way commercial flight (Varanasi - Delhi) in economy class
  • Professional private local guide for sightseeing in Agra
  • Battery Bus/golf cart return ride from Taj Mahal parking
  • Transport by private air-condition vehicle as per itinerary
  • Unlimited Bottled Mineral Water in vehicle during entire trip
  • Entry/Admission - Agra Fort
  • Entry/Admission - Mehtab Bagh
  • Entry/Admission - Taj Mahal

Exclusions
  • Anything not mentioned in Inclusions
  • Camera Fees at monuments
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Taj Mahal remains closed for visitors on every Friday. In case scheduled Taj Mahal visiting day fall on Friday, You will visit Taj Mahal a day prior at sunset
  • Mandatory Gala Dinner on X-mas and New Year Eve at hotel of stay is not included and will be charged extra
  • Taj Mahal sunrise visit is subject to clear weather conditions
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Travelers should be vaccinated and carry the covid vaccination certificate
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of Ganges River cruise ship
  • Most travelers can participate
  • At time of booking, Ganges River cruise ship passengers must provide the following information: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
Departure Point

Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
Traveler pickup is offered
From Your Hotel, Ganges River Cruise Pier, or other desired location in Varanasi


Departure Time

05:00 AM


Return Details

1: New Delhi, Delhi, India
2: Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
3: Gurugram, Haryana, India
4: Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

2 days

For a full refund, cancel at least 3 days in advance of the start date of the experience.

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