Agra Overnight Tour
Duration: 0Nights / 01Days
Destinations: Delhi - Agra - Delhi ( Same Day Return )
For all its beauty and magnificence, Agra is a city which can be easily explored in a single day. So if you are in Delhi, then Agra Overnight Tour is all it would take to behold one of the Seven Wonders of the World – The Taj Mahal.
Built in the Mughal era, the Taj Mahal is not the only attraction in the city.
Agra was once the Mughal capital till Shah Jahan moved it back to Delhi. This is why you will find a lot of remnants of the majestic Mughal period in this beautiful city. From old forts to splendid gardens, an overnight Agra tour can leave you amazed.
Detailed Itinerary of Agra Overnight Tour
Day 1 – Pick Up From Delhi - 7:00 am
We will start our overnight Agra tour from Delhi. You can let us know of the location or hotel from where you want us to pick you up. Our guide and chauffeur will pick you up from your location. All our cars are very well maintained and properly equipped for long journeys.
Rest in Agra after Arrival - 10:30 am
Ideally, it takes three to four hours to reach Agra. Once you are in the city, there are lots of restaurants and cafes where you can stop for a snack.
Visit the Taj Mahal - 11:00 am
The first historical monument that you will visit is the Taj Mahal. Not only one of the Seven Wonders of the World, but this splendid structure is also listed as one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Built by Shah Jahan as a mausoleum of love for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, this architectural masterpiece will become your most endearing memory of Agra.
Visit Agra Fort - 12:30 pm
Not very far from the Taj Mahal is the Agra Fort which served as the main home of Mughal Emperors until the Mughal capital was shifted to Delhi. Built as a protective structure to minimize invasion risks and to provide safety to the people inside, this gigantic structure is spread over 94 acres of land and is also on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Lunch in Agra - 2:00 pm
After your visit to the Agra Fort, you can stop at a local restaurant or any of the fine dining restaurants in Agra for lunch. While the local cuisine is very similar to that of Delhi and most of North India, you will find some variations and specialties of the city available on the menus too.
Visit Baby Taj - 3:00 pm
Your next stop will be the Tomb of I’timad-Ud-Daulah, a mausoleum commissioned by Nur Jahan for her father, Mirza Ghiyas Beg. This beautiful mausoleum is worth a visit because it is claimed to be the first Mughal architecture which was completed in white marble instead of the more commonly used red stone.
Fatehpur Sikri Sightseeing - 4:00 pm
Fatehpur Sikri is a historically significant town of the Mughal rule. It is located near Agra city and is on the route of Jaipur city. The place has multiple complexes within the main complex and the views from iconic Buland Darwaza is a must-visit experience. You will be driven back to Agra city after your Fatehpur Sikri sightseeing. Further, stay and relax at your hotel and return in the morning to Delhi for further India exploration.
Start your Return Journey - 7:00 am
With this, your tour to Agra comes to a close, and you will begin your journey back to Delhi. We make sure that your overnight Agra Tour is comfortable, well-paced, and enjoyable.