Day 1: From Delhi to Agra
In the morning your driver will transfer you by road to Agra. There you will first visit the Agra Fort built by the great Emperor Akbar. Existing since the 11th century, the Fort was expanded by the Mughals and contains several buildings such as the Hall of Public Audience and also several gates (the Delhi Gate and the Lahore Gate are the most famous). You will also visit the Sikandra Fort. Then, by later afternoon until sunset, you will visit the famous Taj Mahal. It is the symbol of love built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal (the Taj Mahal is closed Fridays. If this day is a Friday, you'll visit the Taj Mahal at sunrise next day). Overnight in Agra.
Day 2 : From Agra to Delhi (3-4h driving)
Start the day off by visiting the famous Taj Mahal during sunrise. It is the symbol of love built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Next, you will visit the Agra Fort (a UNESCO World Heritage site) built by the great Emperor Akbar. Existing since the 11th century, the Fort was expanded by the Mughals and contains several buildings such as the Hall of Public Audience and also several gates (the Delhi Gate and the Lahore Gate are the most famous). You will also visit the Sikandra Fort before driving to Delhi. Your driver will then take you to the airport for your departure flight or to your hotel in Delhi.
Meals : Breakfast
|SUMMARY: 2 Days - 1 night at the Taj Mahal |
|Discover all the splendor of the Taj Mahal and Agra with this private tour of 2 days and 1 night. You will be guided by an Indian driver, completely dedicated to your trip to India. He will make you discover all must-see sites of Agra and Delhi, such as the Taj Mahal, the Red Fort and the Baby Taj. Your guide will also introduce you to Indian culture (cooking, customs and much more). |
| Highlights of your trip: |
| Surrender to the romantic atmosphere of the Taj Mahal |
Discover the vibrant city of Delhi
Explore the forgotten city of Fatehpur Sikri
In Delhi, your Indian driver will come to meet you at your hotel or at the airport if you arrive the same day. Afterwards you will leave by private car (air-conditioned) towards Agra. You will make a hook to visit Fatehpur Sikri. This ancient city abandoned in red sandstone gives off a special atmosphere not to be missed. Your Indian driver will then take you to Agra. After check-in at your hotel, you will discover the splendid Taj Mahal until sunset: an unforgettable moment of your trip to India. The next morning, your Indian driver will show you the fort of Agra, as well as the baby Taj. Then you will continue your tour by returning to Delhi. Here you can visit the capital of India: the temple of Akshardham, the tomb of Huamyun and the temple of the Lotus. Finally, your Indian driver will drop you off at your hotel or at the Delhi airport.
(hotels indicated above depend on room availability at the time of your booking. In case a hotel is fully booked, we will offer a hotel of similar or better category)
|This tour includes: |
|- All arrival, departure, tours as per above itinerary by air conditioned car with English speaking driver including his living expenses |
- All applicable hotel & transport taxes (tolls, road taxes, state taxes, fuel)
- 1 night accommodation in a single/double/triple room
- Breakfast buffet at your hotel
- Courtesy of fresh bottled water at all times in the car
- Your driver's accommodation and meals
- Indian Government services tax
- Car and passenger insurance
- All parking fees
|This tour does not include: |
|- Any meals or drinks (except as specified above). Your driver can recommend safe food restaurants on the way or in the cities |
- Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor...
- Entrance fees during sightseeing
- Any national or international airfare
- Any other item not specified