Delhi to Agra Same Day Tour By Car
Sunrise Taj Mahal and Agra Fort Tour by Car

Sunrise Taj Mahal and Agra Fort Tour by Car

Duration: 1 Day

Destinations: Delhi – Agra – Delhi

A Sunrise Taj Mahal and Agra Fort Tour by car from Delhi is a popular and enchanting way to experience two of India's most iconic and historic landmarks. Here's a rough itinerary for such a tour:

Detail Itinerary of Sunrise Taj Mahal and Agra Fort Tour by Car

Departure from Delhi:

The tour usually begins early in the morning, around 3-4 AM, to ensure that you reach the Taj Mahal in time for sunrise. Your driver will pick you up from your hotel or a designated location in Delhi and drive you to Agra, which is approximately a 3-4 hour drive depending on traffic conditions.

Sunrise at the Taj Mahal:

You will arrive at the Taj Mahal just before sunrise. The view of the Taj Mahal during the early morning light is truly mesmerizing and is often considered the best time to visit. You'll have the opportunity to explore the beautiful marble mausoleum, learn about its history, and capture stunning photographs.


After visiting the Taj Mahal, your driver might take you to a local restaurant for breakfast, where you can enjoy traditional Indian cuisine.

Agra Fort:

Next, you'll visit the Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage site. This historic fort complex was the main residence of the Mughal emperors until the capital was shifted to Delhi. Explore its palaces, halls, and courtyards while your guide provides insights into the history and architecture.


After visiting the Taj Mahal, you'll have the option to enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. Traditional Indian cuisine and other options are usually available.

Agra Fort:

After lunch, you may visit Agra Fort, another UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your guide will provide insights into the fort's history and architecture.

Marble Inlay Workshop (Optional):

Depending on your preferences, you might have the option to visit a marble inlay workshop where you can see skilled artisans creating intricate designs similar to those found in the Taj Mahal. It's a chance to witness traditional craftsmanship and perhaps purchase souvenirs.

Return to Delhi:

After visiting the Agra Fort and any other optional activities, you will start your journey back to Delhi. You'll arrive back in the city by late afternoon or early evening, depending on traffic conditions.

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