Taj Mahal is a magnificent monument, built by Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan, as a tribute to his wife, Mumtaz Mahal, and their love. Thus, it is also described as an 'Epitome of Love'. The word Taj Mahal, with Taj meaning crown and Mahal meaning palace, means 'Crown Palace'. Built entirely out of white marble, this memorial is counted amongst of the Seven Wonders of the World. The exquisite carvings, delicate ornamentation, studded gemstones and picturesque environs of the monument only add to its splendor.
People from different parts of the world come to Taj Mahal not only to see its breathtaking beauty, but also to witness the ever-lasting love, which led a person to build such a splendid edifice in the memory of his wife. Today, Taj Mahal tour package is very popular amongst both the domestic as well as international travelers. Situated on the embankments of Yamuna River, Taj Mahal represents undying love of a husband for his beloved wife. Anyone who has ever been to India on a tour would, most probably, have visited the magnificent Taj Mahal.
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur
Duration: 03 Nights / 04 Days
Day 01: Arrival at Delhi
Our tour executive will meet and receive you at the airport/Railway station and transfer you to hotel. Overnight stay will be hotel in Delhi.
Day 02: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur
Early morning you will be picked up from the hotel and transferred to railway station to board the train to Agra. You will have your breakfast in the train and arrive in Agra in approx. 2 hours and visit the magnificent Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world and surely the most extravagant expression of love ever created. The Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Taj Mahal stands majestically on the banks of River Yamuna and is one of the most visited monuments in India. After the tour of the Taj Mahal you will explore other monuments such as the Red Fort, Sikandra and It-mad-ud-daulah tomb. Later in the afternoon you will drive to Jaipur, visiting Fatehpur Sikri on the way. Fatehpur Sikri was once the capital of the Mughal Empire. Some of the monuments at Fatehpur Sikri include the Buland Darwaza, the Panch Mahal and the Fort. Upon arrival at Jaipur you will be transferred to hotel. Overnight stay will be in hotel at Jaipur.
Day 03: Jaipur - Delhi
Jaipur, also known as the Pink city, is the capital of the modern Rajasthan state. Jaipur is one of the most important cultural and heritage cities of India. After breakfast you will visit the majestic Amber Fort on elephant back. Later you will visit the City Palace, the Hawa Mahal (palace of winds), Birla temple, the Jantar Mantar (astronomical observatory) and the local bazaar. In the evening you will be driven back to Delhi by road. Upon arrival at Delhi you will transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 04: Delhi - Departure
After breakfast you will proceed for a sightseeing tour of Delhi that will reflect the past glory and cultural heritage of Delhi, the capital of India. The sightseeing tour of Delhi will cover the Qutab Minar, Humayun's tomb, India Gate, the President's House, Parliament House, Red fort, Jama Masjid, Mahatama Gandhi Memorial, and the Birla Temple. Later you will transfer to airport for onward flight.
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