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.
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.
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 VisitThe 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.