The number of tourist visiting India to see the Taj Mahal is staggering. This tomb stirs the emotional chord in humanity. For generations the monument of love flicker soft feelings in the luminous spirit of mankind. Some see it as an expression of love while others perceive it as a tearful separation of two who loved each other till infinity.
The monument a piece of art and craft has existed since 1652 dating back to the rule of Shah Jahan. The marble inlay work with glittering ember colorful stones like stars at night adds to its imposing beauty. The Persian and Islamic workmanship is elusory in design. Koran verses are embossed on stone. It is believed that Mumtaz mahal the wife of Shah Jahan perished during child birth. It is her memory that this fine monument was made.
The mausoleum on the bank of river Yamuna has symmetrically laid out garden and springs in front of it. The minor unbalanced encumber are emended as the eye travels through the contour crating balance and beauty. There are travel packages to this destination from across the country. However most tourist land in Delhi and commute the distance by taxi or bus. The travel packages can be booked online and can even be personalized. The packages are user friendly.
All transportation and sight seeing pick up and transfer by Separate car / Tavera/ Xylo / Quails/ Somu Jeep / Tempo Traveler Depends of the No of persons for travel.
This morning after breakfast you will be picked up from your hotel in Delhi and proceed to Agra by road. The Mughal City Agra is most famous for the Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world.
The Taj Mahal, an essential sight for all visitors to India is one of the most achingly beautiful architectural achievements in the world, and is considered to be a symbol of enduring love. Shrouded in white marble the sheer elegance, purity and sentiment that are an integral part of the monument have touched the hearts of people from all corners of the world. One of the seven wonders of the world and a world heritage site was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in loving memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal who died while giving birth to their fourteenth child. Built in pure white marble Taj Mahal is located along the banks of the River Yamuna, the Taj spreads across almost 42 acres of land and it is believed that this particular spot was chosen by the emperor because of its peaceful and soothing effect. One of the seven wonders of the world, it stands as a tribute to undying love and all who visit it stand awed at the first impression created by this marvel in white marble.
After visiting Taj Mahal you will be taken to a hotel to have buffet lunch.
In afternoon you will visit Agra Fort constructed by Emperor Akabar in 1565 A.D and includes many other buildings like the Moti Masjid and Musanman Burj, where Shah Jahan is believed to have been imprisoned and died.
Around 10 km from Agra, lies Sikandra, the mausoleum of Emperor Akbar. This structure offers a unique combination of styles borrowing from Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist and even Jain architectural conventions.
Finally you will proceed back to Delhi along with an impression of Taj and a sheer magic that the Taj exudes making it an unforgettable and cherished image forever. On arrival at Delhi you will be dropped at your Hotel OR Airport for your onward journey.