What is the best train to take Del-Agra in the evening and decent place to stay in Agra overnight, so we can view the Taj Mahal at sunrise?
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There are many trains on this route few are listed here---
There are many hotels from budget category to mid range to high category and Homestays are there.You can pick according to your budget and convenience.
Hotels are--Gateway,Mansingh Palace,Howard Park Plaza.
Homestays are--The Coral tree and Coral court etc.
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If you want to stay in Delhi, and dont want to be in the hastle of booking trains and booking hotels, and searching for a local transportation there, just relax, and follow the itinerary which is the most common thing that people do. Depending on the month you are travelling to Agra.
2:30 - 3:00 hrs (Delhi - Agra by Car)
Leave Delhi by car And you will Be Driven to Agra Through Yamuna Express Highway. Reach Agra With in 3 hrs.
05:30 - 06:00 hrs - (Visit Taj Mahal)
Reach Agra. You will be taken to The Famous Tourist Attractions of Agra, the Taj Mahal. You Can Explore The Beauty of Stunning Taj Mahal. Later Stop for Breakfast.
Visit Agra Fort & Itmad-ud-Daulah.
03:30 Hrs - Drive to Delhi
Even you prefer going by train, Rashid has already given the names of the trains, and all the categories of hotels available.
Have Joyful Holidays!
There are too many options available. Train, cabs and buses. it will take hardly 3-4 hours to reach. About hotels you may check review and book accordingly as per your convenient and near by the Taj area.
Welcome to forum !!! Here is the best evening train recommendation for you:
You can go with Hotel Doubletree by Hilton if you are looking for Taj facing Room.
GO MY JOURNEYEdited: 11 September 2017, 11:14
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This is also better if you come to Agra by car. it is more easier than train.. you can start from Delhi whenever you like.. Agra has many hotels , it is depend upon your budget...
and find your hotel better on Fatehabad road. it is closer to Taj mahal..Edited: 21 September 2017, 21:36
There are many trains through out the day from delhi to Agra. best one is Gatimaan but it leaves in morning at 0810 AM journey time is 1 hr. 40 mts.
To know about other trains you can look at
There are many good hotels in each category of budget class / midrange / 5 star near Taj mahal area.
you can look for recommendations as per your budget or can provide your budget to give recommendations.