Explore the marble mausoleum built by Shah Jahan following the death of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. Visit the Taj Mahal at sunrise shrouded in mists. Your program also includes visits to the Agra Fort, Baby Taj and Sunset Point.Description
Visit the Taj Mahal, the world’s biggest symbol of love. While you take in the opulence of the structure and its surrounding garden, hear stories about love, loss, and stunning architectural accomplishments from your guide.
Drive back to enjoy a breakfast at an air-conditioned multi-cuisine restaurant.
Later, you’ll head to the nearby Agra Fort. Agra Fort was built in 1565 A.D. and is another majestic creation of the Mughal Emperor Akbar.
Just after Agra Fort proceeds for the Baby Taj tour. This was the first Mughal structure built completely from marble, the first to make extensive use of pietra dura and the first tomb to be built on the banks of the Yamuna.
Now enjoy the lunch at an air-conditioned multi-cuisine restaurant.
At last visit the Mehtab Bagh which offers an exceptional sunset view of the Taj Mahal: Legends attributed to the travelogue of the 17th-century French traveler Jean Baptiste Tavernier mention Shah Jahan's wish to build a black marble mausoleum for himself, as a twin to the Taj Mahal; however, this could not be achieved as he was imprisoned by his son Aurangzeb.Highlights
- Romantic experience, perfect for couples
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Lunch included
: Agra, IndiaDuration
: 12 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.