Same Day Agra Tour by Train
Explore the grand ambience of Taj Mahal and other nearby attractions without hurting your busy schedule. Raj Travels India offers you a Same Day Agra Tour by Train in which you will be able to explore the best attractions of Agra like Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, FatehpurSikri and local shopping in Agra in a single day. The trip starts early morning from Delhi and completes the very same day.
Early morning, our representative will pick you from your hotel in Delhi and will take you to New Delhi Railway Station where you will board on AC Shatabdi Express.
Shatabdi Express leaves Delhi and proceeds towards Agra. Enjoy the scenic beauty of the track. Breakfast will be served in the train. The journey will take 2 hours and 10 minutes to complete.
Shatabdi Express will reach Agra and our representative will pick you from there. You will be provided with a comfortable car for the entire day sightseeing. From here, head towards Taj Mahal.
The first destination for you in Agra is Taj Mahal, a monument which has become a synonym for Indian tourism. Counted amongst the Seven Wonders of the World and also noted as the Symbol of Love, Taj Mahal hardly requires any introduction. The massive monument was created by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan to honor his pure love for his wife Mumtaj Mahal, who dies while giving birth to their 14th child. Created with pure white marble, the structure looks imposing from a good distance. It is located on the banks of River Yamuna, a place chosen by Shah Jahan due to its scenic beauty and tranquility.
Next worth visiting destination in Agra is Agra Fort, a massive fort constructed by Mughal Emperor Akbar to serve as his capital. Today, the fort has been converted into a museum housing various belongings of the powerful Mughal dynasty. It is also the place where Shah Jahan was imprisoned by his son till his death.
You will be taken to a luxury hotel to enjoy a delicouis lunch. Spend some time in leisure and plan for your next destinations.
Located merely 32km from Agra is FatehpurSikri, an important city of Mughal Empire. the city was established by Akbar to serve as his capital, and it served well for 15 years before a sever draught hit the city. Today, only the massive monuments created during that era can be found here.
You have some time in your hands which you may wisely devote in shopping the local markets. Agra is globally famous for its handicrafts and sweets. Collect a few souvenirs to keep the memories alive.
Reach Agra Cantt Railway Station to catch the Shatabdi Express back to Delhi.
Shatabdi Express leaves Agra at 20:20 hours. You will be served your dinner onboard.
You will reach Delhi and our representative will drop you at your hotel of airport if you want to catch a flight for your next journey. The Same Day Agra Tour by Train ends here.