Delhi – Agra (Distance – 240 Km/3 - 4 Hrs.)
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Check-out at the hotel proceeds to Agra. Visit Taj Mahal (the seventh wonder of the world), Sikandra Fort to see famous Akbar’s Tomb and Agra Fort (world heritage site) etc. Overnight Stay at Hotel.
Taj Mahal: Standing majestically on the banks of River Yamuna, the Taj Mahal is synonymous to love and romance. The name "Taj Mahal" was derived from the name of Shah Jahan's wife, Mumtaz Mahal, and means "Crown Palace". The purity of the white marble, the exquisite ornamentation, precious gemstones used and its picturesque location, all make a visit to the Taj Mahal gain a place amongst the most sought-after tours in the world. However, until
you know the love story behind the construction of the Taj Mahal, the beauty of the same would not enliven in your heart and mind and instead would come up as just another beautiful building/monument. It is the love behind this outstanding monument that has given a life to this monument. Come and explore the visceral charisma that it emanates.
Sikandara Fort: The Tomb of Akbar the Great is an important Mughal masterpiece, built in 1605–1613, set in 48 Ha (119 acres) of grounds in Sikandra, a suburb of Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. Akbar was one of the greatest emperors in the history of India.
Agra Fort: Agra Fort is the former imperial residence of the Mughal Dynasty located in Agra, India. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal. The fort can be more accurately described as a walled city.