Delhi to Agra & Fatehpur Sikri
Package price 216 per person sharing twin
Product Code : AGORA96
This tour will begin with pick up from your hotel in Delhi in a private AC vehicle. After check in at hotel in Agra meet your guide and visit Taj Mahal, learn about the love story behind the 17th century white marble mausoleum. After that, you'll walk the huge expanse of Agra Fort and learn about the engineering behind this longstanding structure followed by visit to Tomb of I'timad-ud-Daulah a Mughal mausoleum. Visit to Fatehpur Sikri, a breathtaking masterpiece of Indo-Islamic art and architecture is also part of your itinerary before the tour end with drop off to your hotel or airport in Delhi.
Day 1: Delhi - Agra (210kms/ 4hrs approx)
Breakfast at hotel, drive to Agra check in at hotel.
Later city tour of Agra. Visit Taj Mahal an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the bank of the Yamuna river commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb of his favourite wife Mumtaz Mahal, it also houses the tomb of Shah Jahan himself. Agra Fort the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal Dynasty until 1638, when the capital was shifted from Agra to Delhi. Itmad-ud-Daula Tomb a Mughal mausoleum commissioned by Nur Jahan, the wife of Jahangir, for her father Mirza Ghiyas Beg. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Delhi (260kms/ 4hrs approx)
Breakfast at hotel excursion to visit Fatehpur Sikri.
Fatehpur Sikri founded in 1569 by Mughal emperor Akbar and abandoned after 15 yrs due to scarcity of water. Predominately, a red sandstone construction sprawling over a huge area, the architectural style is very much in tune with emperor’s dream & partakes of both Hindu & Muslim styles. See the graceful buildings including Diwan-E-Khas hall, Jodha Bais Palace, Jama Masjid, Tomb of Salim Chisti, Panch Mahal & Buland Darwaza.
After sightseeing drive to Delhi drop off to your hotel or airport.
1 Night accommodation in selected price category hotels.
Breakfast at hotel.
Air-conditioned private vehicle as per tour program from arrival till departure.
Monuments entrances and activities charges mentioned in itinerary.
English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city).
Hotels used or similar
Agra x 1 nights
3* - Howard Plaza the Fern/ Atulyaa Taj
4* - Radission Hotel/ Crystal Sarovar Premier
5* - Trident Hotel/ Courtyard by Marriott
Any air fare
Camera charges at Monument
Main Meals, Lunch or dinner unless mentioned
Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
Or anything not mentioned in inclusions.