Agra Tour Packages
A day tour from Delhi to Agra with the Taj Mahal
Overnight tour Delhi, Agra and the Taj Mahal
1 Night 2 Days
Shine Gold tours India offers one day Agra tours from Delhi (7 am to 10 pm) as well as overnight Agra sightseeing tour that gives enough time to explore each and every tourist site in the city. You also have the option to customize the trip as per your time and choice of places to visit in Agra.
Tourist Destinations to Visit in Agra
Most probably you will start Sightseeing in Agra by visiting the magnificent Taj Mahal, one of the most admired heritage monuments in the world, constructed by Mughal Emperor Shahjahan in the loving memory of his beautiful wife Mumtaj Mahal. Around 20000 laborers worked day and night for a period of 17 years to build this white marvel monument. The incredible view of Taj in the morning and evening becomes an unforgettable sight for every tourist.Agra Fort
Agra fort is the second most famous tourist site in the city and it won the Aga Khan Award for Architecture in 2004. It’s a UNESCO World Heritage site as well, built by the third Mughal emperor Akbar. Around 1,444,000 builders worked 24 hours a day to complete this mammoth structure in 1573. Places to visit inside Agra fort are Diwan-i-Am, Diwan-i-Khas, Moti Masjid, Rang Mahal and Sheesh Mahal.Fatehpur Sikri
Fatehpur Sikri is a city near Agra, it is 39 kms away and around one hour drive from Agra. It was previously called Sikrigarh but after the victory of Akbar over Sikarwar Rajput’s it was renamed to Fatehpur Sikri (Fateh means victory). The construction of the city was commenced under the reign of Emperor Akbar. It took fifteen years to plan and complete the construction work of royal palaces, courts, harem, a mosque, private structures and other utility buildings. The monuments at Fatehpur Sikri reflect the greatness and genius of Akbar in assimilating diverse regional architectural influences (Persian, Mughal and Indian). Most famous tourist places to visit in Fatehpur Sikri include Buland Darwaza, King's Gate, Mariam-uz-Zamani House, Queen's Palace and Anup talao (pond).
You can also visit, hotel ITC Mughal, it is one of the best hotels in Agra situated in close proximity to the Taj Mahal. The Hotel won the prestigious Aga Khan Award for its excellent representation of Mughal architecture.
There are also many beautiful gardens in Agra where one can spend some quality time in a peaceful environment. Most popular gardens are Mehtab Bagh, Ram Bagh, Dayalbagh Garden, Shah Jahan Park, Taj Mahal Garden and Taj Nature Park.
List of places are for information purpose only, you can include and exclude any place from your Agra sightseeing tour package.