Travel Route

  • Cultural
  • Religious
  • Taj Mahal
  • Traveler

Overview-

Book online this Taj and Ganga by Train tour package from India By Car And Driver to explore major cities like Delhi, Agra and Varanasi. You will visit tourist attractions like Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Taj Mahal and many others. It is also possible to customize this India Train tour based on your travel period and budget.

Tour Plan

Delhi > Agra > Varanasi > Delhi

Detailed Itinerary

Day:1- Delhi – Agra

  • 07:00 am- You will be picked up from Delhi international airport/hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle by driver.
  • 08:00 am- You will start sightseeing in Old Delhi wherein you will visit
  • Red Fort – This monument is also known as “Lal Quila” represents the zenith of Mughal empire creativity, which was initiated by Shah Jahan in the year 1526. This architectural landmark represents fusion of Persian, Islamic and Hindu architectural style.
  • Jama Masjid – It is the largest mosque in India and famously known as Masjid-i Jahan-Numa. This Mughal architectural marvel was constructed by emperor Shah Jahan between 1644 and 1658. It is made up of red sandstone and around 25000 people at a single point of time can offer prayer in this mosque.
  • Qutub Minar – This monument was constructed in the year 1193 by Qutab-ud-din Aibak and famously known as “Tower of Victory”. This Minar is surrounded by a lush green garden, which make it a perfect leisurely place for tourists coming from different parts of the world.
  • Have lunch at your preferred place.
  • After having lunch, you will visit :-
  • Humayun’s Tomb – This mausoleum was constructed in year 1570 by Mughal emperor Humayun’s wife Bega Begum. It was the first garden-tomb in India, which inspired several major architectural buildings constructed on later stage.
  • Lotus Temple – This temple was built in the year 1986, which is a famous Bahai house of worship. It is known for the shape of lotus flower and visited by people from all caste and religion.
  • 17:00 pm – You will be dropped at New Delhi railway station to board your train to Agra (Train name: A P Express, Train No. 12724).
  • Note: Dinner will be served in the train.
    Please note:- Carry your passport and driver will handover you the train E-ticket
  • 22:30 pm: You will be picked up from Agra Railway Station in an air-conditioned vehicle by driver as you will proceed towards your hotel. Check-in the hotel for comfortable overnight stay.

Day:2- Agra – Varanasi

  • 06:00 am: At the time of sunrise, you will visit Taj Mahal- This monument is the quintessence of Mughal art and considered as one of the most famous architectural buildings in the whole world. Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan constructed this monument in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, with whom he fell in love at the first sight.
    Note: Taj-Mahal remains closed on Fridays.
  • After visiting this monument, you will drive back to your hotel. Have your breakfast and relax for some time.
  • 09:00 am – You will be picked up in an air-conditioned vehicle by driver as you will drive for further sightseeing wherein you will visit:-
  • Agra Fort – This monument is situated on the bank of river Yamuna and was constructed by Mughal emperor Akbar which began in the year 1565. This monument encompasses the impressive Mughal style of art and architecture.
  • Itimad-ud-Daulah’s Tomb (Baby Taj) – This great monument was constructed between 1622 and 1628 by Nur Jahan, the wife of Jahangir, for her father Mirza Ghiyas Beg. It is designed in a big cruciform garden criss-crossed by water courses and various walkways. Have lunch at your preferred place. After having lunch, you will drive towards Fatehpur Sikri.
  • 14:00 pm – Explore Fatehpur Sikri – This is a fortified ancient city that comprises of three palaces and a mosque.
  • 17:00 pm – Drive back to Agra.
  • 18:30 pm – You will be dropped at Agra Fort railway station to board your train to Varanasi. (Train name: Ajmer-Sealdah Express, Train No. 12988).
  • Note: Dinner will be served in the train.

Day:3- Varanasi – Delhi (by evening flight)

  • Early morning 05:00 am, you will be picked up from the Varanasi Railway Station in an air-conditioned vehicle by driver as you will proceed towards your hotel. Check-in the hotel for comfortable short relax.
  • 09:00 am – After having breakfast at the hotel, you will leave for sightseeing in Varanasi wherein you will visit :-
  • Kashi Vishwanath Temple- It is one of the most popular Hindu temples in India. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva and positioned on the western bank of river Ganges. This temple is well-known for Hindu art, culture and scriptures.
  • Ramnagar Fort- This fort is located on the opposite bank of Ganges river, which was constructed by Maharaja Balwant Singh in the 18th century. It is made up of red sandstone and comprises of museum as well as temple.
  • Dasaswamedh Ghat- This Ghat is one of the most famous Ghats that is located on the banks of Ganges river and visited by huge number of Hindu devotees every year. This Ghat has religious significance due to the ten horses that were sacrificed by Lord Brahma to bring Lord Shiva from the age of banishment.
  • Have lunch at your preferred place.
  • After having lunch, you will drive towards Sarnath, which is 12 kms away from Varanasi.
  • 13:00 pm – Sarnath – is one of the most important Buddhist pilgrimage centres in India. It is also an important place for the followers of Jainism. It has abundance of exquisitely carved sculptural art, which was given a new dimension by the Gupta artists.
  • 16:00 pm – Drive back to Varanasi and on arrival see the Aarti performed at the Ganges river.
  • 19:00 pm – You will be dropped at Varanasi airport to board your flight to Delhi and on arrival catch your international flight to home.

Tour Ends