Taj Mahal Tour with Fatehpur Sikri
Duration of Tour : 01 Nights / 02 Days
Destination Covered :Delhi - Agra - Fatehpur Sikri
Day 01 : Delhi - Agra (203 kms. 4 hrs. 30 min.)
The distance between Delhi and Agra, Uttar Pradesh is about 203 km and can take more than four hours 30 minutes, depending on traffic. So you will depart from Delhi a little early in the morning. Enjoy the changing landscape on the way. Arrive in Agra in the afternoon.
After arrival, you will be taken straight for a sightseeing tour of the Taj Mahal. Build by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in 1652, the beauty of Taj Mahal has no equal. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is also listed in the seven wonders of the modern world. After the sightseeing tour, proceed to the hotel for check-in and lunch. After the lunch, continue your tour and proceed to Agra Fort. Return to the hotel for spending the night.
Day 02 : Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Delhi
(275 kms. 6 hrs.)
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel. Afterwards, proceed to Fatehpur Sikri, which is just half-an-hour by road. Fatehpur Sikri was designed to be the next capital of the Mughal Empire in India, but was deserted due to shortage of water. It is now a perfectly preserved ghost town with buildings and monuments having amazing architecture. Then, return to the hotel in Agra for lunch. Afterwards, checkout from the hotel and proceed to Delhi. You will reach Delhi around 2100 hours.