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Agra: City Day Tour, Taj Mahal & Mausoleum with Agra Fort

4.6 / 5

50 reviews

Activity provider: Steps To India

Agra: City Day Tour, Taj Mahal & Mausoleum with Agra Fort

Activity provider: Steps To India
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From US$ 15.10 US$ 13.59 per person

Explore Agra and its hidden beauties on a full-day private tour. Take in the city with a local guide who knows it well. Visit the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. As an option, explore Fatehpur Sikri too.

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Duration 8 - 9 hours
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
English, French, Spanish, Italian

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Taj Mahal, Agra fort, Fatehpur Sikri, and Mehtab Garden
  • Gain skip-the-line entry to all monuments
  • Savor lunch in a recommended restaurant and pay as you eat
  • Explore the local bazaar to feel the buzz of local life (optional)
Full description

Prepare for a full day in Agra City, a city of love (the Taj Mahal), history (Agra Fort), and amazing local bazaars with traditional food. Your driver and guide will meet you at your requested location in Agra, from where you will set off for your adventure in a private vehicle. Your guide for the day will begin by briefing you on what your day will be like. They will also provide you with all the information of what you need to bring with you, as well as what is not permitted inside the monuments. Depending on the weather conditions, you will first move to the Taj Mahal, where you will have plenty of time for amazing pictures throughout your memorable visit. You will then be taken for a traditional lunch, containing Indian herbs and spices (both vegetarian and non-vegetarian) in a western standard restaurant. Following lunch, enjoy the local arts and crafts, seeing the traditional art work of Mughals. You will also learn how the Taj Mahal was built, as well as how they decorated the Taj Mahal in the past. Following that, you will be taken to Agra fort: the big and beautiful fort of Mughals. Once there, discover the spot from where the king used to admire the Taj Mahal from Agra Fort, overlooking the River Yamuna. After your Agra Fort visit, you will be taken to Fatehpur Sikri, a town which is about 40 kilometers from Agra (optional). At the conclusion of your tour, your guide will check with you if you wish to see anything else, before they drop you off to your requested location in Agra,

Includes
  • Full-day sightseeing in a private air-conditioned car
  • All parking and tolls
  • Local guide
  • Entry tickets (if option selected)
  • Fatehpur Sikri visit (if option selected)
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • The Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays
  • There is a moderate amount of walking, therefore comfortable shoes and clothing are recommended
  • Your guide for this experience will be a government-approved guide
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 50 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5
  • Service
    5/5

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Good Cheap for a good guide But it is 2 hours from Taj Majal and Agra Fort And then they take you to buy carpets or things. And they recommend a restaurant that you can hardly tell they don't show you to the door. At least the restaurant was good.

December 31, 2022

Had such a good tour to the Taj Mahal and the Red Fort! My tour guide Majid was great. As a women on my own, I felt safe. Majid knew all the best spots for photo opportunities and acted as a photographer as well as guide. I would definitely recommend going earlier for sunrise. The views of the Taj Mahal are incredible. It’s also less crowded and not too hot.

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November 2, 2022

It is incredible, spectacular, it was my 7 of 7 Wonders of the world and I loved it, in Yes the tour is very good, only the road inside Agra is not, but that is not the fault of the driver or the guide. Our Guide Rahman is very good, very attentive and very patient.

September 23, 2022

Product ID: 299010