Delhi - Agra - Delhi (02 Nights/03 Days) By CarDay 01 / Arrival Delhi
Welcome to India! Arrive Delhi, meet assist at the airport by our tour executive & then transfer to hotel. Overnight stay in Delhi.
Day 02 / Delhi- Agra
Breakfast in the hotel, after breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Old & New Delhi: NEW DELHI - An extensive sight-seeing tour of New Delhi would entail visiting:-
Humayun's Tomb - Built in the mid 16th century by Haji Begum, senior wife of Humayun, the second Mughal emperor, Humayun's Tomb is an early example of Mughal architecture built in Delhi. Qutub Minar - 13 km to the south of Connaught Circus at Lalkote of 8th century Tomor Rajputs, the 72.5 m high Victory Pillar stands as a victory stand of a Muslim King Kutub-ud-din-Aibak in India. a drive along the ceremonial avenue - Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House, the President's Residence, Lotus Temple and would end with a drive through the Diplomatic Enclave.OLD DELHI - A sight-seeing tour of Old Delhi would entail visiting:-
Red Fort - The red sandstone walls of Lal Qila, the Red Fort, extend for two km and vary in height from 18 metres on the river side to 33 metres on the city side. Shah Jahan started construction of the massive fort in 1638 and it was completed in 1648. Jama Masjid - Jama Masjid The splendid mosque built by Muhammad Ali Shah in the typical Mughal style with two minarets and three domes, lies to the west of the Hussainabad Imambara. Raj Ghat - the memorial site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated. Evening drive to Agra & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Agra hotel.
Day 03 / Agra - Delhi - Departure
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Agra: Tajmahal - A white marble Tomb building 1631 - 1648 in Agra, seat of the Mughal Empire by Shah Jahan for his wife, Arjuman Banu Begum, the monument sums up many of the formal themes that have played through Islamic architecture. Its refined elegance is a conspicuous contrast both to the Hindu architecture of pre - Islamic India, with its thick walls, corbelled arches and heavy lintels and to the Indo Islamic styles, in which Hindu elements are combined with an electric assortment of motifs from Persian and Turkish sources.
Agra fort - situated on the banks of Yamuna river, north west of the Taj Mahal, this majestic fort was started by the Emperor Akbar and it developed as a strong hold of the Mughal Empire, under successive generations. This majestic fortness of red sandstone encompasses with in its 2.5 km long endosure walls, the imperial city of the Mughal rulers. It comprises many visionary palaces, such as the Jahagir Palace and the Khas Mahal, built by Shah Jahan, audience halls such as the Dewan I Khas and two very beautiful mosques. Afternoon drive to Delhi & transfer to International airport to board the flight for onward journey or way back home.
- Daily breakfast.
- 2 nights accommodation as per the itinerary.
- Local English speaking guides.
- Travel Delhi-Agra-Delhi by exclusive airconditioned car.
- All transfers, sightseeing as per the itinerary.
- All taxes, driver allowances, parking etc.
- Entrance fee to monuments.
- Tips, beverages, laundry etc.
- Any meals except breakfast.
- Any item not shown in "cost Includes."