Planning a trip to Agra ? Here you have an option to visit Same day trip to Agra by Train from Delhi
You can either board Bhopal Shatabadi from Delhi at 06:00 or Gatimaan Express at 08:10. Our team will pick you up from your hotel in Delhi, and transfer to the railway station to board the train for Agra.
|BHOPAL SHTBDI||06:00 hrs||07:57 hrs|
|GATIMAAN EXP||08:10 hrs||09:50 hrs|
Meet on arrival at Agra railway station and proceed for the sightseeing tour of Agra. The city is home to some of the most attractive Mughal era buildings that are definitely worth visiting. Some of the major attractions of the city that included in our same day Agra tour package by train include:
The Taj Mahal
Explore the astonishing beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is a white marble mausoleum built by the Muslim Mughal emperor ShâhJahân in memory of his wife Arjumand Bânu Begam, also known as MumtazMahal, which in Persian means “the light of the palace”.You can read more about Taj Mahal and its grandeur and splendor here
After the visit of Taj Mahal, proceed to visit Agra Fort.
This majestic red sandstone fort is the work of Emperor Akbar, even though most of the palaces erected under Akbar were destroyed and replaced by other monuments. Mughal emperors used to reside in this Fort before the capital was shifted to Delhi. Read more about the attractions of Agra Fort here
After exploring these splendid monuments, you can enjoy a lavish lunch.
After lunch, the next destination on your day trip to Agra from Delhi by train is going to be Fateh Pur Sikri.
It is also known as the city of Ghosts. If you want to have a close look at a unique amalgamation of Hindu and Islamic style architecture, there is no better place than this city of Mughal reign.
After the visit of Fatehpursikri, drive back to Agra. On arrival visit Tomb of Itmad-Ud-Daulah.
Tomb of Itmad-Ud-Daulah
Also termed as Baby Taj, this is another spot in Agra that you can visit if time permits during your same day Agra tour by train. The place even though is not huge but offers a serene and quiet environment. Hence, if you want to avoid the crowd of Agra and want to spend some relaxing time in a quiet place, head to this tomb. The sunset view here is also astonishing.
Your same day Agra tour by train will end with our team escorting you to the station to board the train back to Delhi. You can take the Gatimaan Express at 17:50 or Shatabdi at 21:15.
|GATIMAAN EXP||17:50 hrs||19:30 hrs|
|BHOPAL SHTBDI||21:15 hrs||23:30 hrs|
Meet on arrival at Delhi railway station and transfer to the hotel.
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