Day trip to Agra
is frequented by millions of day trippers from Delhi using fast trains like Shatabdi or Gatimaan Express train and also by road via Yamuna Expressway. It offers sightseeing tour of Agra including the visit of Taj Mahal and also covers other significant monuments such as Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri etc during the day.
Same day agra trip
can be customized. Day trippers prefer both options to get city of Taj either by luxury trains or by road from Delhi. Train takes less than 2 hours to reach Agra and car takes almost 3 hours. Shatabdi train departs from New Delhi Railway station at 06:00 hours in the morning while Gatimaan Express train leaves at 08:10 hrs. Breakfast is served in the train, which is included with train fare. On way back to Delhi, Dinner is also served in the train. All the prime attractions of Agra can easily be covered well before the train departs for Delhi.
Taj Mahal tour
is operated daily except Friday as Taj Mahal is closed on Friday. Agra is also a shopping delight for shopaholic travelers as it houses many renowned marble and carpet emporiums.
The main reason behind the popularity of Same Day Agra Tour
is none other than the Taj Mahal. It is the most beautiful masterpiece of Mughal architecture. Taj Mahal is listed amongst the wonders of the world. It is a mausoleum, built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in sixteenth century in the memory of his wife late Mumtaj Mahal who died young at 39 years of age. It took 22 years to complete the construction of Taj Mahal by 20,000 artisans. It is made of white marble imported from Makarana, now a place near Jodhpur in Rajasthan. Finest of skilled artisans were employed by the emperor on Taj who inlaid marble edifice with precious stones all over the Taj and conjured up lacy stone screens around the cenotaphs of the emperor and his wife. If time permits, one can also go and see Mathura where Hindu God Lord Krishna was born, also known as Krishna Janm Bhumi. It is 60 km away from Agra.