Go from the train to the Taj Majal and so much more on this 10-hour tour of Agra including the Taj Majal, Agra Fort, and Fatehpur Sikri which starts from the Agra Cantonment Railway Station. Train station pickup and drop-off, guide, and air-conditioned vehicle included.
After pickup at the Agra Cantonment Railway station at 8am, travel in a private air-conditioned car to theTaj Mahal where your guide shares insights about this moving memorial built by Mogul ruler Shah Jahan as a tribute to his most beloved wife.
After crossing the Yamuna River by car, arrive at the massive red sandstone Agra Fort to enjoy interior features including Jahangir Palace, the Khas Mahal, and the Diwan-i-Khas audience hall.
Proceed to the Itmad Daula Tomb to see why it's sometimes described as a "jewel box" or the "baby Taj". After lunch (additional cost), transfer by car to Fatehpur Sikri, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that dates back to the 16th century and houses many interior marvels including the Buland Darwaza, which was the main entrance to this ancient city, and the Tomb of Shaikh Salim Chisti.
If time allows, shop for handicrafts, most notably marble inlay work, carpets, embroidery and leather goods, then transfer by car back to the Agra train station, arriving around 6pm.