The Agra Overnight Tour by ITS Holidays offers you an opportunity to explore the majestic monuments of Agra including Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, along with the historical monuments of Fatehpur Sikri .
Agra is undoubtedly the most preferred destinations for tourists coming from all parts of the globe. This is because the city boasts of some remarkable monuments like Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. But this is not all. There are plenty of other attractions located around Agra and one of those is Fatehpur Sikri, the ancient capital of the Mughal Empire.
Now! Book this Agra overnight tour from delhi and get lifetime experience of amazing taj mahal and Fatehpur sikri on weekend with your loved once.
Airport / Hotel or Any location in Delhi
3 Hours Before Flight Time
Spend the night in Agra to catch the sunrise over the Taj Mahal early the next morning on this Agra overnight tour. Travel from Delhi to Agra, then spend the night in a 5 Star hotel and wake up refreshed to see the sun rise over the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit additional Agra sights with your guide, including the Agra Fort, Mehtab Bagh, and the Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daula. Learn about Agra’s history, architecture, and culture through insightful guided commentary as you travel.
Pickup from hotel in Delhi and drive to Agra around 3 hrs drive from Express Highway evening check in Agra hotel. After freshup get ready ti visit The Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Mehtab Bagh. Overnight rest in Agra hotel.
Taj Mahal – The Taj Mahal is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra. It was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan, to house the tomb of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal After Taj Mahal tour back to the hotel for breakfast and visit Agra fort.
Agra Fort – Agra Fort is the former imperial residence of the Mughal Dynasty located in Agra, India. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage site. After lunch depart from Agra to Jaipur by Car around 4 hrs drive on the way visit Capital City Fatehpur Sikri.
Mehtab Bagh – Mehtab Baghis a charbagh complex in Agra, North India. It lies north of the Taj Mahal complex and the Agra Fort on the opposite side of the Yamuna River, in the flood plains. The garden complex, square in shape, measures about 300 by 300 metres and is perfectly aligned with the Taj Mahal on the opposite bank
Optional – Visit The Taj Mahal in Sunrise
After breakfast, checkout and drive to Fatehpur sikri (40 km). on arrival Fatehpur sikri.
Fatehpur Sikri is a small city in northern India, just west of Agra, founded by a 16th-century Mughal emperor. Red sandstone buildings cluster at its center. Buland Darwaza gate is the entrance to Jama Masjid mosque. Nearby is the marble Tomb of Salim Chishti. Diwan-E-Khas hall has a carved central pillar. Jodha Bais Palace is a mix of Hindu and Mughal styles, next to the 5-story Panch Mahal that overlooks the site.
Buland Darwaza – The name Buland Darwaza literally means magnificent gate in Urdu and the total height of the structure is 54 meters from the ground.
Diwan-I-Khas – Diwan-i-Khas (hall of the private audience) is one of the most interestingly orate buildings in Fatehpur Sikri. The most exquisite things to see here is the central tower which is also known the Lotus Throne is exemplary of the fine detail in this stone carved mastery.
Jodhabai Palace – Known alternatively as Mariam-uz-Zamani Palace, the place was the living quarter of the Mughal Queen Jodhabai. Jodhabai Palace was also considered to be the Emperor’s Harem where the other women belonging to the women of the royal harem.
Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti – The tomb of Seikh Salim Chisti is essentially the most important buildings in the palace complex and was built between 1580 and 1581. The building is made of carved white marble and is one of the finest examples of the artistic stone carving mastery in medieval India.
Jama Masjid – Jama Masjid or the central mosque was built by Akbar under the directions of Salim Chishti. The structure is rectangular and made with carved red sandstone.
Panch Mahal Panch Mahal consists of 5 stories which are built in a pyramidal structure and are supported by a total of 176 columns. The pillars were separated with stone carved meshes or Jaalis in older times and were probably meant for the women of the Zanana enclosure that is located nearby. All the columns are made of sandstone and are intricately carved. The structure is also called the ‘Badgir’ or the wind catcher tower and the pool in front of the building is known as Anoop Talav. The main purpose of this building is known to be entertainment and was often used for various theatrical, musical and dance performances.
03:30 PM – Delhi Departure
Later evening drive to Delhi. on arrival in Delhi, transfer to hotel or airport in Delhi.