Agra is one of the major and most-visited tourist destinations in India. The beautiful Agra city is located near by the capital city Delhi on the western banks of the River Yamuna. One of the Seven Wonders of the World, – the Taj Mahal is situated in the city. Once the capital of the Mughal Empire, Agra is now home to the iconic structure known as the Taj Mahal. The white marble mausoleum was built in the 17th century, and it is widely regarded as a monument of love. The king built Taj Mahal in memory of his dear wife Mumtaz Mahal.
In addition to this White Marble UNESCO World Heritage Site there are several other historical monuments and tombs that date back to the mythological era. Some of them include the Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Akbar Mausoleum also known as the Sikandra Fort. The best time to visit this fascinating major tourist attraction is September – October, especially during Diwali as streets are colorfully lit up. In case you are here during the wedding season, then make sure to be part of the romantic fairytale – themed fantasy wedding ceremonies here. Tourist can easily reach here through all modes of transport.
- Three of Agra's top monuments
- A UNESCO World Heritage site- Taj Mahal
- The Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri
- Architecture and culture
- Private guide ensures personalized service and attention
- 3 Nights 4 Days tour
- Most visited destination
- City situated on the bank river
At a glance
Diffculties and Safety
‘Agra Tour’ is an easy and suitable for all age group people though your safety is our major concern while traveling with Mountain World Treks. Please note that your guide has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary.
However, we cannot guarantee that we will not deviate from it. Weather conditions, health condition of a group member, unexpected natural disasters etc., and can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The Guide will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.
Itinerary Details ( Click on the days to see the extended form. )
Transfer to the hotel from Indira Gandhi International Airport of Delhi, relax for some time. After some time and visit the major attractions of Delhi Red Fort and evening stroll around the famous Chandni Chowk market. Overnight at hotel.
Whole day tour of Old and New Delhi. Sighting the architectural beauty of the largest Mosque of India- Jama Masjid, India Gate, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s tomb, Raj Ghat, Parliament House and popular Shopping site – Connaught Place etc. Night stay at hotel.
Today you will visit the most famous and incredible beauty of the marbled structure Taj Mahal. And the isolated town of Fatehpur Sikri. On the way you will also have the glimpses of its magnificent red sandstone monuments. Shopping on the way back to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Taj Mahal witness at the crack of dawn and a short visit to red fort of Agra that speaks about the legendary Mughal Empire. After lunch journey back to Airport, Delhi. On the way, you will pay a visit to Akbar’s Tomb at Sikandra. Drop to airport for next destination.
- All private transportation
- An English speaking guide
- All entrance fees
- Airport Pick up and drop off
- 3 meals a day while on tour
- Mountain World Treks T-shirt
- A comprehensive medical kit
What's not included
- Flights To/From Nepal
- Personal expenses such as snacks, gear, bar bills, laundry, phone calls, wi-fi etc
- Tourist Visa
- Tip to Guide and Driver
- Travel insurance
- Meals while not on the tour
- Any extra costs due to unforeseen circumstances
This trip can be possible to customize as you want and you may extension your Agra trip as well. Here are the few options what you may do.
Visit Fatehpur Sikri and Jaipur
Visit to Amer Fort
Explore holy city of Ajmer and Pushkar
Enjoy the City Palace Museum, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, and the delightful Pink city area
Accommodation & Food details
We will provide accommodations in all city. All the accommodation in the city will provided on twin sharing basis. Single supplement will be served on request and will cost extra.
During Agra Tour we can enjoy Indian food and the more common international cuisine (Tibetan, Continental, Italian, etc). Breakfast, Lunch and dinner will be served during tour, meals are not included while you are not in tour.
Best Time To Visit
The time between November-March is best to visit Agra. As the weather give its best, this is known as the peak travel season for Agra. weatherwise its hot in April-June. August is main rain season in Agra, but relatively its better from July-September too. However October also known as best time to visit Agra.
Its better to Plan trip for Agra with full information of the season and other basic things before, though most of things are depend on climate and places that you want to visit in Agra.
You are advised to consider the suggested equipment as essentials while packing. Please use trip provider guideline. Adjustments to the list can be managed according to our requirements, interests, duration of trip, and season of trip. We can find variety of these gears to hire or buy in some shop.
Majority of the gears which are in sale in the local market are locally manufactured (hence a lot cheaper) and some gears found here are imported from China and are obviously of better quality. We can find very high quality branded gears too in many stores in the market.