Jaipur Agra Day Trip
Full Day trip to Agra by car with private chaufeur. Independent safe and secure car tours of Tajmahal, with your private driver.
Early morning you will be picked up from the hotel/guest house/residence and will drive towards Agra. City is located at a distance of around 250 Kms from Jaipur. En-route we will visit Fatehpur Sikri, there will spent some time. Your day trip to Agra starts from Fatehpur Sikri.
Fatehpur Sikri - Fatehpur sikiri is popularly known as "The Ghost City" or "Abandoned City" situated 40 km from Agra. The construction of Fatehpur sikri started by Mughal emperor Akbar in 1570 in an honor of sufi saint Shaikh Salim Chisti. It took 15 years to complete the structure but he had to leave the city due the lake of water and also of the proximity to the Rajput provines. It was first planned city of Mughals designed in Mughal architecture. You can also feel the impression of mixture of Indian, Persian & Islamic architecture in the constructions of Fatehpur Sikri.
Moving to Taj Mahal, Agra. Upon arrival into Agra. First will take some refreshments, and then you will proceed for Agra Sightseeing.
Taj Mahal - The most photographed monument in the world, the Taj stands in its splendor of white marble, an imposing citadel on the banks of river Yamuna. Built in 17th century by Shah Jahan, the fifth Mughal emperor, in the memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal, the Taj Mahal is an ode to the emperor's eternal love for his wife. It took over 20,000 skilled workers from across the country, working day and night, for 22 years for this architectural wonder to be created. You can visit the monument with sunrise also as the opening time of Taj Mahal is 06:00 AM.
Agra Fort - Built in red sand stone, it is the one of the famous sights of Agra other than Taj Mahal. The semi circular fort was started by Akbhar in 1565, and completed in 1574.
In the evening drive back to Jaipur and you will be dropped at your desired Destination.
Tour Ends with some wonderful memories of Agra.