Duration :- 02 Nights / 03 Days
Destination :- Delhi - Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Delhi
The magical allure of the World's Wonder, Taj Mahal has attracted visitors from all corners of the globe. However, if you are travelling from Delhi to Agra via Jaipur, Taj Mahal is not only the stand-alone attraction. While some visitors like to go for a whistle-stop day trip from Delhi, it is not possible to visit alll through the city in such a brisk amount of time. a three day trip to Delhi - Jaipur - Agra might seem hectic but at the end of the day, you will be left with an unforgettable experience. This relaxing luxurious holiday will give a glimpse of the best of the historical artefacts and heritage which are, in today’s word some of the best Instagrammable destinations!
Day 01: Delhi - Jaipur
With an early morning, start of the trip, at around 7am, drive down to Jaipur. The first stop will be at about11 kilometres from Jaipur, at the Amer Fort. It is the best tourist attraction of Jaipur and is sure to make you feel awesome with its intricate design. It is open every day from 8:00 until 17:30. It stands on the rocky hill of Cheel ka Teela (Hill of Eagles) and shows symmetry of Hinduism and Mughal designs.
City Palace is the next stop which is one of the best preserved historic architectural heritages of Jaipur. Perfect blend of Mughal and Rajput and European style of architecture, City Palace was the official residence of Maharaja of Jaipur. Diwan-i-Khas, Mubarak Mahal, Clock Tower are some of the major spots in the palace you cannot miss. Get back to your hotel after this suggested tour of opulent and lavish palaces. Stay overnight at Jaipur hotel and get ready for the next day trip to one of the finest tourist destination of India.
Day 02: Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra
Start the day with the visit to Hawa Mahal which was built by poet-king Sawai Pratap Singh in 1799. The name of this palace translates into what it was suggestively built for - for passing the winds. This iconic structure of Jaipur is best viewed from the road outside. So continue driving to Fatehpur Sikri. This fascinating city was built in the 16th century by Akbar between 1569 and 1585. Diwan-i-Khas, Panch Mahal, Tomb of Salim Chisti, Buland Darwaza are the main places to visit. Next is the Taj Mahal, which needs no introduction. Enjoy this ethereal beauty made in 1653 A.D by Shah Jahan in memory of Mumtaz, his most beloved Queen. Landscaped amidst a colourful and vibrant garden, the tour in the Taj Mahal campus will take hours to engulf the beauty.
Get back to your hotel after the entire day schedule and stay overnight at Agra.
Day 03: Agra - Delhi
This is the last day of the trip. After breakfast, you can plan to visit the Agra Fort. Built by three generations of Mughal Emperors, this 400 years old structure tells many tales of the golden era of Indian history. It will take about two to three hours for touring around the entire fort. The Taj Mahal is also visible from here which adds to the charm of the Fort. Lastly, drive down to Delhi from Agra through the Yamuna Expressway which is about two hours drive. Reaching Delhi, you will be transferred to the railway station or airport as required.