I hope you must have seen Taj Mahal, but have you ever seen Taj Mahal at sunrise? Sunrise Taj Taj Mahal Sunrise tour starts your day with the once-in-a- lifetime chance to experience the seminal monument bathing in the morning sunshine. Afterward, we will proceed to visit another two UNESCO World Heritage Sites – Agra Fort and the enchanting abandoned city of Fatehpur Sikri.
Pick up from your Hotel in Agra at 6; 00 am and leave for Sunrise tour of the world famous – Taj Mahal (A UNESCO World Heritage Site). Later get back to Hotel for breakfast. Taj Mahal is a symbol of the affection and dedication that was built by Emperor Shah Jahan In the memory of her wife Mumtaz Mahal.11:30 Hrs – Visit the Imposing Agra Fort (A UNESCO World Heritage Site), which is built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D, this huge fort is made of red sandstone. The marvelous buildings inside reflect an interesting synthesis of Hindu and Central Asian architectural styles.
The maze of the courtyards, mosques & private chambers of the fort echo the story of the Mughal Empire.13:00 Hrs – have the Lunch break. You will enjoy your lunch at one of the best local AC restaurants14:00 Hrs – then proceed for an expedition to Fatehpur Sikri (A UNESCO World Heritage Site) (approx. 1-hour drive from Agra). It has been described as “The world’s most perfectly preserved ghost town”. Which was built by Akbar in the late 16th century, later it was ruined lack of water facility? after only 14 years, and the fabulous buildings of this superb walled city remain intact to this day.17:30 Hrs – Enjoy Photo Tour of Taj Mahal from Mehtab Bagh — The Moonlight Garden, expected to have been designed by Shah Jahan to view the Taj on moonlight nights, far away from the maddening crowd, The garden complex is located on the left bank of Yamuna just face of Taj Mahal. Mehtab Bagh was originally built by Emperor Babur to protect the Taj from the erosive effects of the sand blown across the river, but the park was reconstructed and now is one the best places from which you may view the great mausoleum. It is a huge square measuring approximately 300 x 300 m and in straight alignment with the Taj Mahal. The plantations and agricultural fields fetch a green dooryard to Taj Mahal and its reflection in the Yamuna. 18:30 Hrs – You may wish to enjoy shopping in Agra is known for its amazing handicrafts, made of marble and soft stone inlay work. The Mughals used to be great patrons of arts and crafts. Empress Nur Jahan took a personal interest and was an accomplished artist herself in sari embroidery work. Agra's major handicraft products besides inlay work are: leather ware, brass ware, carpets, jewellery and embroidery work.19:30 Hrs
– After a memorable day, take you back to your hotel / Train Station in Agra. It’s up to you.