Agra is widely known for its medieval history and monuments that represents the undying love and romance symbolized by the Taj Mahal. This architectural and structural masterpiece has become synonymous with the identity of the city of Agra. Tourists visiting New Delhi, often go to a tour of Agra on the same day when they reach the capital city as it is within a driving distance from Delhi. Both the cities have a lot in common. The places were under the rule of the mighty Mughal and the historic river of Yamuna flows through the two cities.
If you go for a same day tour to Agra when reaching Delhi, it is advisable to rent a car or take a train. It definitely will prove to be one of the most amazing experiences of your life. Every passing minute will inch you towards the monument that symbolizes the love of Mughal Emperor’ Shah Jahan for his beloved wife.
Thousands of tourists throng Delhi on leisure and business tours, and many opt for, a same day tour to Agra. The practice has become quite popular and sought for as it takes very little time to reach. Tourists can return to the Indian capital after a day long sightseeing of the attractions in Agra. One has to leave Delhi for Agra in the morning and return back to Delhi in the early evening. Hundreds look for a guided same day trip to Agra in the presence of a guide who would narrate on the stories behind the various tourist attractions they encounter.
Although the city of Agra is famous for Taj Mahal, there are other attractions that are as worthy as any other historical places like the stone carved Agra Fort and Tomb of It-mad-Daula’s. Same day Agra tour packages would offer you a beautiful insight into the Mughal style of architecture. The guests can explore the deserted Mughal capital of Fatehpur Sikri, which has been declared as a World Heritage Site. The tourist can also make a visit to the Tomb of Emperor Akbar situated at Sikandra on the Delhi-Agra highway.
Your trip to Agra cannot be concluded as finished unless you have a taste for traditional Mughalai cuisines. The city is home to some of the most skilled chefs who have inherited the art of cooking from their forefathers. The city has also hosted various dignitaries and leaders from world who throng to the city to catch a glimpse of one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The tour to Agra is also famous among those going for a honeymoon as they get inspired by the story about the eternal love of a prince for his departed wife.