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Visit India and travel from Delhi to Agra. Travel to the Taj Mahal and Agra’s Red Fort, taste Indian cuisine and explore the city of Delhi.
- 2013-01-01 - 2015-12-31
Tour from Delhi to Agra and see the spectacular Taj Mahal
Journey to India’s famous Taj Mahal, a majestic monument to love. Built by a Mughal emperor as tribute to his late wife, this incredible structure continually astounds visitors with its inspiring architecture and remains one of the world's finest examples of Islamic art. Beginning in Delhi, journey to Agra to see this iconic sight, enjoying plenty of sightseeing along the way. Watch the sun rise over the Taj before taking a trip to the magnificent sandstone Red Fort. Experience the expansive deserted city of Fatehpur Sikri and the tomb of Akbar the Great in Sikandra. Returning to Delhi, sample spicy curries, bargain at the markets and interact with locals to get a feel for the unforgettable culture, colour and character of India.
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It's big, it's bold, it's busy - and there is nowhere in the world quite like it. Delhi's sights and sounds are sure to engage and intrigue. Famed for the awe-inspiring Taj Mahal, Agra is a city with a fascinating history and is rich in Mughal heritage, lush gardens and exquisite buildings and temples.
The true splendidness of the Taj Mahal can only be realised in person - its marbled walls, spectacular tomb, intricate designs and overall grandeur live up to all expectations. Sitting on the banks of the Yamuna River, Agra is a hectic city with many gems shining grandly in among the buzz of everyday Indian life.
Delhi has been an important city in India for well over 2000 years, and its cultural richness and diversity radiates from every corner.
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