Explore the endless beauty of Agra same day by car
There are so many tourists who have less time in hand and they opt for the same day Agra tour from New Delhi by car. And the reason behind is that Agra is just 240 kms from Delhi. You can start by 6 am in the morning and by 11 am; you can easily be at Taj Mahal. You can explore this great monument of love and then explore other UNESCO world heritage sites such as Agra Fort and Fatehpuri Sikri. You can also explore other nearby monuments and Baghs (garden). You can also go for shopping in the markets and also satiate your palate with delightful mughalai cuisine. By 10pm, you can easily be at Delhi.
If you haven’t seen Agra, then you haven’t seen anything. Yes, it’s fact. It has a unique monument which is not only beautiful but magnificent in every respect. That unique monument is Taj Mahal – one of the best monuments dedicated to pure love. It truly symbolizes undying love and romance. Millions of people from all parts of the world come to see this great monument to experience the magic of love. This architectural and structural masterpiece is considered as one of the Seven Wonders of the World. It has truly become synonymous with the identity of the city. If anybody talks about Agra, the name that first comes is the Taj Mahal. Though there are so many marvelous Mughal era monuments and palaces, but this breathtaking monument built by Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal takes away all the credit.
Tourists, who come to New Delhi, often go to a tour of Agra on the same day as it is within a driving distance from the capital. It is around 240 Kms from Delhi. If you go for a same day tour (click here to Taj Mahal Full Day tour package) when reaching New Delhi, it is advisable to rent either a car or travel by train. But the best part would be if you take a car. It definitely will prove to be one of the most thrilling experiences of your life as you will get a chance to see the magic of true India alongside the road. You can begin your journey by 6 am in the morning. Midway, you can stop for refreshment. If you have opted for Agra tour package from a reliable tour company, then everything will be taken care of right from car rental to food, sight-seeing to safety. You will reach here by 10.30 am and by 11 am; you will be at Taj Mahal. You must be aware of the fact that both Delhi and Agra have a lot of things in common. These two cities were under Mughal rule and the holy river Yamuna flows through it.
Taj Mahal is undoubtedly known for its white marble architecture and it speaks volumes of Mughal architecture.
Apart from the Taj Mahal, the other monuments one will get a chance to view the Agra Fort known for brilliant stone carvings and It-mad-Daula’s Tomb known for great marble inlay of works. Both are located in close proximity to the alluring Taj Mahal. You can also see Fatehpur Sikri which is a UNESCO world heritage site. You can also explore the markets where you can buy lots of traditional handicrafts, marble items, leather items and many more.
You can also taste Mughlai cuisine at various hotels and restaurants. You can leave Agra around 5 pm and by 9.30 pm, you will be in Delhi. The immense popularity of the same day Agra tours by car can also be accorded to the fact that reaching Agra from Delhi is extremely convenient as it is well connected. The Delhi Agra highway and the Jaypee expressway are really good and hence from Delhi is really a piece of cake. The best time to visit Agra is from October to March.
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