Delve into the unique cultural heritage of these two great cities on our brief excursion - ideal as a “taste” of India, or added to a longer visit.
Delhi & Agra Short Stop 5 Days
- Itinerary and Tour Map
Day 1 – Arrive Delhi
On arrival at Delhi Airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel for a two night stay.
Day 2 – Delhi
Begin a guided tour of Old and New Delhi. In the morning in Old Delhi visit Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat and drive past the imposing Red Fort. In the afternoon see India Gate, the President’s House and visit Humayun’s Tomb and Qutub Minar. (B)
Day 3 – Delhi to Agra
Your driver will collect you this morning for the five hour journey to Agra, stopping along the way for local sights. In the afternoon tour Agra Fort, once the stronghold of the Mughal Empire. Stay overnight in Agra. (B)
Day 4 – Agra to Delhi
A sunrise viewing of the magnificent Taj Mahal is arranged for this morning. Built in the mid 17th century by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as an expression of his love for his wife, the Taj Mahal appears perfect from almost every angle. Return to the hotel for breakfast and later check-out at 12 noon. Visit the Kohinoor Museum and a marble shop for a demonstration of fine inlay work. Later in the afternoon drive back to Delhi and your hotel for one night. (B)
Day 5 – Depart Delhi
At leisure until transfer to the airport for exit flight. (B)
- Make a Booking
- Departure dates and prices
Season Hotel Twin Share Single Room 16Apr-30Sep16 3* Africa Avenue & Taj Vilas $522 $693 01Oct16-31Mar17 ” “ $576 $802 16Apr-30Sep16 4* Royal Plaza & Mansingh $576 $802 01Oct16-31Mar17 ” “ $684 $1018 16Apr-30Sep16 5* Crown Plaza & Jaypee Palace $621 $893 01Oct16-31Mar17 ” “ $761 $1172 16Apr-30Sep16 Oberoi Maidens & Grand Imperial $732 $1094 01Oct16-31Mar17 ” “ $1054 $1739
Prices are per person, in Australian dollars. Please confirm prices when booking.
- Price Includes:
- 4 nights hotel accommodation as listed, or similar
- 4 breakfasts
- All transfers, internal transportation, sightseeing and entrance fees
- Visa fees
Depart any day. Note, the Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays. Tour price based on a minimum of 2 people. Accommodation surcharges may apply over Christmas/New Year and local festivals.
- City sights of Old and New Delhi
- Private car from Delhi to Agra
- Sunrise views of the Taj Mahal
- Demonstration of fine marble inlay work