Experience the wonders of the iconic Taj Mahal and the other historic sites of Agra during this full-day private tour from New Delhi. Check out two UNESCO World Heritage sites, including the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, plus the serene Mehtab Bagh gardens. You’ll also have time to shop for souvenirs from Agra’s amazing handicraft artisans and to enjoy an optional buffet lunch.
Enjoy the wonders of Agra, including the legendary Taj Mahal, on a private tour from New Delhi
Marvel at the iconic Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World Heritage site
Explore other Agra sights like the UNESCO-listed Agra Fort and Mehtab Bagh Gardens
Shop for artisan handicrafts and souvenirs during a shopping stop in Agra
Round-trip hotel or airport transport included. Upgrade to include lunch and entry fees
Private guide ensures personalized service and attention
Receive an early-morning pickup from your New Delhi hotel or the city airport. After your drive along the Yamuna Express Highway, you’ll arrive in Agra and meet your guide to begin the day’s activities.
Make the first stop at the iconic UNESCO World Heritage-listed Taj Mahal, where you’ll be shuttled around this sprawling site aboard a “battery bus” to help save time. Continue your morning by proceeding to another UNESCO site, the red sandstone Agra Fort. Learn about the fort’s history and construction in the 16th century. You’ll also hear about the building’s blend of Central Asian and Hindu architecture as you tour its intricate collection of mosques and courtyards.
Pause around midday to enjoy lunch at a local restaurant (if included in your tour option) before proceeding to your third stop of the day, the Mehtab Bagh. Also known as the “Moonlight Garden” this serene garden complex sits directly opposite the wondrous Taj Mahal. The garden’s collection of lush greenery provides the perfect visual backdrop for photographing and viewing this most famous of world mounuments.
Finish your day with some souvenir shopping in Agra. You might bargain for some beautiful marble handicrafts, “Zari-style” embroidery, leatherwork, brass objects, jewelry, and carpets, plus much more. You’ll be transferred back to New Delhi the way you came, receiving a drop-off at your hotel or at the airport.
Please note: the Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays. Monument entry fees are included if indicated in your tour option, otherwise at your own expense.