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Sunrise and Sunset Taj Mahal Tour by Car from Delhi

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Stop At: Taj Mahal, Agra 282001 India

If you are an early bird, you must see Taj Mahal at sunrise. You will be picked up from your preferred location in Delhi before 3am and drive to Agra. Simply marvel at the spectacular Taj Mahal. Take your time to admire the majestic architecture of Taj Mahal - a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most famous and beautiful buildings in the world. Your professional local guide will reveal all the mysteries of Taj Mahal and its architecture. Even if you have read about it or seen the photos, experiencing Taj Mahal at sunrise in person will always take your breath away.

Later on you will visit the nearby Agra Fort which is an amazing building and UNESCO World Heritage Site. This red fort also features impressive architecture and beautiful pavilions. Your guide will explain you about all the beautiful palaces inside Agra Fort as well its origin and the history.

Take a break for lunch. After lunch, explore Agra art and crafts. Agra has always been known for its leather products and its handicraft variation. In addition to the exclusive products from Agra, you will be introduced to paintings, pottery, handicrafts and other artist works from different parts of the country.


After explore Agra art and crafts, you will visit Baby Taj Mahal - Etmad Ud Daulla's tomb. The tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah is also an architectural marvel that is situated on the bank of Yamuna. People also refer it as mini Taj Mahal because it is similar to Minars, and the stone work called pietra dura and lattice work. Your guide will explain its fascinating history and exquisite carving work and architecture.

Around 4pm you will visit the tomb of Emperor Akbar and learn more about this greatest Emperor in India's history. The last stop is Mehtab Bagh (Moonlight Garden ) for a romantic view of Taj Mahal at sunset. Mahtab Bagh is located across the river Yamuna from Taj Mahal and considered a perfect place to view Taj Mahal without the jostling crowds. You can actually sit in peace and admire the beauty of the monument at sunset. In the meantime, your guide will explain the history of this beautiful garden.

After the tour is complete, you will be dropped off at your original pickup location.

Duration: 12 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
03:00 AM or Airport Pickup time or Hotel in Delhi / Gurgaon
  • All taxes, Tolls, Parking. State Tax, Fuel, Driver
  • Bottled water
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Entrance fees
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Entry/Admission - Taj Mahal
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • This tour does not run from the 2nd half of December to the 1st half of January due to the fogs of the harsh winters
  • Taj Mahal is closed on every Friday.
  • The visit to Sunset Point at Mehtab Bagh is optional. If you are tired, you can depart for Delhi.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

This was such a special trip. Devansh made it possible for us to see the Taj Mahal at sunrise and sunset. Before the trip, Devansh gave us all the information and explained why it is so amazing to see the Taj Mahal in the morning....More

Date of experience: March 2019
5  Thank srkE8341KE
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