Duration: 1 Night / 2 Days
Day 1: Arrival in Delhi- Agra (204 Km-4 hr Drive)
once you have reached the Indira Gandhi International airport at New Delhi, you shall be immediately welcomed in the traditional Indian style by a specialy appointed tour guide of go heritage India Journeys. He escorts you to the Mughal era capital city of Agra in a comfortable car to start a journey for Overnight Taj mahal Agra Trip. Te drive will go across the several scenic sites and thebeautiful landscape on both sides of the road which will havemany villages along the way. This shall be the beginning of you introduction to India's rural way of life.
While moving by road to the city of Mughal city of Agra, you shall have a small halt at a place called Sikandra. Here you will be able to see the tomb built in the memory of the chief architect of the grand Mughal Empire, Akbar the great. although the tomb has been built in the classical style of the Mughal era monuments, nevertheless it is a pleasant blend of Hindu, Buddhist, Christian, Jain and Islamic motifs. After you have been able to admire this tomb, you shall re start your journey to the Agra City.
Once you have arrived in Agra for Over Night Taj Mahal Tour, our local guide will meet you there and take you to a hotel for checking in. You may deposit you luggage at the hotel room before proceeding further. Now our guide will take you to the massive fort of Agra city. A truly awe inspiring majestic legacy of the Mughal, the construction of the fort was started under the benign eyes of Akbar the great. However owing to its massive size and the innumerable buildings in its precincts, it could be completed only under the reign of Emperor Shah Jahan. The fort has got quite a few palaces, halls and gardens that are reminiscent of that era. Over here you will also get an opportunity to see the imperial Durbar besides the palaces of both Emperor Akbar and Emperor Shah Jahan. At its zenith this fort was hub of activites and the seat of world's greatest empire of the day.
After your visit to the Agra fort, you shall be taken to an old restaurant in the city for lunch. After the lunch is over, our guide will escort you to the tomb of itmad-ud-Daula. The tomb is well known for the intricate marble inlay works on its walls. This tomb is a site worth visiting for any art lover. Now our guide will take you across to the local artisans and craftsmen who are still engaged in their age old hereditary professions. You may interact with them and if you so desire then you can purchase a mini replica of the Taj Mahal as a souvenir of your visit to tis fabled city. Now without wasting any amount of your precious time, move ahead and go on an exploration drive of the historical city. post dinner you shall retire to your hotel for spending the night.
Day 2: (Agra - Buland Darwaza Fatehpur sikri – Delhi - Departure)
Have an early morning wake up and start proceeding to the famous monument that has templed you to plunge upon Overnight trip Delhi To Agra. You will hve rush in order to see the Taj Mahal at dawn. The sight of the first rays of the sun cascading on its pure white marble dome structure is mesmerizing beyond words. This is the perfect time of the day for visiting the monument and witnessing its timeless beauty. make an honest effort to have looked at every small detail in every nook and corner of the building. The astonishing symmetry of this marvelous poem in marble will be breathtaking. It may be possible to find an answer to the question as to why the Taj has been a draw for visitors from across the world through t ages. There is a pleasant mystique to the wonderful monument. It is a true symbol of undying love and passion. Every inch of it reeks with untold beauty. The total environment is one of peace and tranquility.
After this visit to the monument you shall return to the hotel for checking our of your room. Now start the last leg of this special tour package of Taj Mahal Overnight Tour From Delhi. Take a drive on the road to the eternally mysterious city of Fatehpur Sikri. This is a world heritage site and is situated at a very nominal distance of 37 km from Agra City. Fatehpur sikri was built as a dream place for his capital by the emperor Akbar the great in devotion the saint Salim Chishti. The city is now a ghost town, deserted and bereft of any local dwellers. However it is a fantastic sight to behold. Fatehpur Sikri is full of palaces and tombs of the Mughal era. it is as if each building is a masterpiece of Mughal architecture in its own right. The only sound that you will come across in this place will be the wind soaring through the beautiful monuments. You may explore the different palaces and tombs of this silent city with unmatchable serene charm and beauty.
After you have finished a satisfying exploration of the regal capital ofthe farsighted erstwhile Mughal emperor Akbar the great, we shall continue with our journey to take you back to you home town. From this city we drive yo back to the national capital of India, New Delhi Here you will be taken to the Indira Gandhi International airport from where you may catch your flight to home. The Overnight Trip To Taj Mahal is concluded.