About Taj Mahal & Agra tour:
This tour takes you sightseeing of New and Old delhi, Agra, Early Morning Visit the magnificent Taj Mahal - one of the Seven Wonders of the World surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. 20,000 men labored for over 17 years to build this memorial to Shah Jahan's beloved wife.
Visit the Red Fort - the rusty and majestic red-sandstone fort of Agra stands on the banks of the river Yamuna.(If time Permits)
Taj Mahal tour can be done for 1 night 2 days, or 2 nights 3 days, or 3 nights 4 days.
- Bed and breakfast is included.
- Experienced Tour guide will be with you.
- You will have a personal car to travel in with an experienced driver.
Customize your tour:
You are also free to customize your tours, change the itinerary or hotels choices or anything accordingly and let me know if any changes are required as we work to give you the best & If it's in our hand will try and do the best for you.
Hotels used for Taj Mahal tour:
For all packages the hotels we use are only 3 star and 4 star and 5 star and you are also most welcome to book in the hotel of your choice that can be from 2 star or your budget hotels, (prior to booking the tour you have to provide the names of hotels to us)
Interesting facts about taj mahal & agra
The Taj Mahal is one of the most iconic monuments in India, beloved by locals and tourists alike. Located in the city of Agra in Uttar Pradesh, the Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum that was commissioned by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1632. The Taj Mahal is renowned worldwide for its stunning combination of architecture, culture, and symbolism. Here, you’ll find some interesting facts about the Taj Mahal and the city of Agra that you may not have known before.
First, the Taj Mahal is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, being one of the seven wonders of the world, as well as being one of the most visited tourist spots in India. Interestingly, until recently, the Taj Mahal would glow after dark due to its intricate inlay of semi-precious stones like jasper, jade, agate, and carnelian. However, because of air pollution in Agra, this shimmering effect has been lost in recent years.
When it comes to the city of Agra itself, many people don’t know that it was actually founded in 1504.The city of Agra and the Taj Mahal have long been closely linked, with the mausoleum being built at the site in 1632. Agra is also home to numerous other iconic Mughal and Hindu architectural sites, such as the Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, and the Itimat-Ul-Daula tomb.
One of the most remarkable facts about the Taj Mahal is that it took 22 years to build and was constructed by approximately 20,000 artisans. This includes a host of skilled artisans from all over the world, such as calligraphers from Turkey, masons from Persia, lapidary and stonecutters from India and East India, and painters and inlayers from Russia. On the site, you can also find an exquisite garden that was designed in an Islamic Char-bagh style, with lush pathways, reflecting pools, and manicured lawns.
The Taj Mahal is undoubtedly one of India’s most important cultural and architectural endowments. As one of the 7 Wonders of the World, it stands as a tangible reminder of the expertise of the Mughal artisans and the magnificence of Mughal architecture. The Agra and Taj Mahal complex are both must-sees for any traveler to India, as they tantalizingly hint at the rich history, culture, and architecture of the great Mughal Empire.
1. After pandemic I have stopped booking flights as they don't refund any amount to travel agents if anyting goes wrong.
2. I do not accept cash payments.
3. All payments should be made 15 days before the package via bank transfer or Google pay or wise transfers.
4. For all my outside Goa tours i do not provide airport transfers from Goa hotels to Goa airport.
5. All trips once booked are non Cancelable and non refundable.