Your pick up will be scheduled at 02 am from your hotel or airport in Delhi. Board the car and leave for Agra city located approximately (212 km) 3 to 4 hours drive away. On arrival, our expert tour guide will join and take you to one of Seven Wonders of the World ‘Taj Mahal’. It is a grand ivory-white beauty made completely of marble. The sight of Taj Mahal with sun rays slowly falling on it no less than a reverie. Click pictures of unsurpassed beauty and listen to its surprising facts and story from our expert guide.
The grand mausoleum was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his late wife Mumtaz Mahal. The predominant features you can see are – a cupola, minarets, artwork, incised paintings, Mughal Garden, tombs, etc. Admire the sweeping view of Taj Mahal from Diana Bench. Go through several works of art like murals, mosaics, frescoes, incised paintings plastered on its walls and ceilings. The marvel was built under the leadership of architect Ustad Ahmed Lahauri. The tombs of Mumtaz Mahal and Shah Jahan are kept in a chamber which can be seen through a perforated marble screen made for sunlight to pass through.
After Sunrise Tajmahal visit , have breakfast at Local Restaurant, after breakfast,Then move to ‘Agra Fort’ located 2.5 kms away from Taj Mahal. It is a huge fort built made of red sandstone with four massive gates. Two notable gates are Delhi Gate and Lahore Gate of which Delhi Gate is the grandest. The fortification has high walls approximately 23 metres high. A baoli (step-well) is a must-see site inside the fort built by Babur in 1526.
Get ready to explore Marble factory and popular handicraft shops in Agra. Later, you will be dropped at Delhi Airport/Hotel terminating Sunrise visit to Taj Mahal from Delhi.