Taj Mahal Extension


Tour Highlights – Dates upon request.

  • Sunset tour.
  • Sunrise tour.
  • Private transfer.

The main expression of this building is pure love. This structure now stands as the bible for love. Many lovers, honeymooners and couples visit this structure to relish that expression of this structure.

DAY 1: Arrival Delhi /Agra (L,D)

Staying at the Jaypee Vasant Continental. 

Morning drive to Agra (approx. 4-hrs drive via the Expressway)
On arriving in Agra visit the Agra Fort, built by Emperor Akbar, which is perhaps the best-preserved fort in
India. Construction of this crescent-shaped fort 2.5km in circumference commenced in 1565. Contained
within the huge double outer walls up to 20m high and broken by a series of huge gates, the fort is almost a
city within a city.
Transfer to hotel and check-in. Lunch at the hotel.
Later during the day, visit the Taj Mahal (closed on Fridays) till sunset. Built by Emperor Shah Jahan in
memory of his wife Mumtaz Begum. Construction took 22 years and the Taj Mahal was completed in 1653 at
a speculated cost of 3 million rupees, equivalent to around 70 million US Dollars today.
Dinner and overnight at the Hotel

Day 2 Agra – Delhi (B) 

Sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal to view the marble sparkle in the dawn light.
Return to the hotel for breakfast.
Later drive back to Delhi (approx. 4-hrs drive via the Expressway)

Photography tips

If you love photography, no other sight will do the right honors to your picture, like Taj Mahal.

  • The view of Taj Mahal from outside the main gateway is the most clicked view of Taj Mahal.
  • If you want to get the right shot of the structure during sunrise, visit the guesthouse on east side. Taj Mahal will look in a golden hue from this side.
  • If you want to photograph the detailed decorations on the monument, choose to click Taj Mahal from the mosque, which is on the west side to the mausoleum.
  • If you want to capture the symmetry of the land, visit Mehtab Bagh garden on the opposite side of Taj Mahal.
  • Taj Mahal complex is open for tourists on five nights per lunar cycle. The full moon night, two nights before and after the full moon night. This is the time of exceptional beauty.
  • You can get the dome view of the structure from Agra Fort.

• Transfers from airport to hotel and vice-versa by private air-conditioned car/van with driver.
• 1 nights Hotel accommodations in single/ double/twin room with private facilities at the mentioned
or similar hotels as per itinerary inclusive of any applicable room taxes and service charges.
• Nature drives into the Park as per the itinerary by park private vehicle with Park naturalist.
• Full board meals included as mentioned B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner on table d’ hote basis
(Not A la Carte)
• Mineral water on board the vehicle.
• 24/7 Concierge service.

• Return international airfares to India,
• Internal airfares.
• Any passport and visa fees.
• Any airport taxes.
• Any insurances including Travel, Personal and Medical.• Any immigration charges
• Any meals, alcohol and soft drinks except those specifically detailed in the itinerary.• Tips/ gratuities to drivers, guides,
waiters for included meals, tips to room boys.
• Laundry charges.
• Any massages/spa treatments, telephone calls, faxes or any other charges of personal nature.

Essential Info

Visa needs to be obtained before travel.


All prices shown are the best value prices applicable at the time of booking.  Booking prices are subject to change owing to ground product increases and currency rate fluctuations.


Jaypee Vasant Continental – 5* Deluxe.



While seeing wildlife is never guaranteed

These are the species that we would hopeful see on your safari/tour.

Black Kite, ground squirrel, garden birds. 

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