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Day 15 (15th December): Trip to Agra Taj Mahal

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Day 15 (15th December): Trip to Agra Taj Mahal

After an early breakfast at the hotel, the group will leave for Agra by bus (approx 4 hrs drive, one way).  Arrive Agra and proceed to the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. Lunch will be at a local restaurant. Later, the group will drive to Delhi International Airport to board flight back home. No dinner this evening.   Visit the Taj Mahal. With its incredible lacy white grandeur the Taj Mahal is perhaps the most perfect architectural monument in the world. To the poet Tagore it was a `tear on the face of eternity’. In memory of his wife the great Mughal emperor Shah Jehan constructed this most extravagant and incomparable monument built for love. Amazingly graceful from...

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January 12 : Optional Trip to Agra

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January 12 : Optional Trip to Agra

Travel participants who are NOT taking the Agra Option | Jan 12th includes –  Buffet breakfast, lunch no dinner.  Day free to explore on your own.    Tour Ends. Travel participants who are taking the Agra Trip option will prepare for a morning departure to Agra.   We will travel by bus (approx 4 hrs drive, one way)   Buffet breakfast at the hotel, lunch along the way to Agra and dinner at hotel. Agra Hotel Four Points by Sheraton Taj Mahal, India – http://www.airpano.ru/files/Taj-Mahal-India/2-3 Weather: Agra January temperature varies from -2°C or 28.4 F to 31°C or 87.8 F. January is the average coolest month. The subzero temperature levels are common...

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January 13: Agra and the Taj Mahal

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January 13: Agra and the Taj Mahal

In summary, after early breakfast at the hotel, the group will leave for and proceed to the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort.  Lunch will be at the local restaurant. Later, the group will drive to Delhi International Airport to board the flight to back home. No dinner this evening. For those who are joining Agra Trip: International tickets should be booked from New Delhi for January 13, 2018, after 11:30 p.m.  Visit the Taj Mahal. With its incredible lacy white grandeur the Taj Mahal is perhaps the most perfect architectural monument in the world. To the poet Tagore it was a `tear on the face of eternity’. In memory of his wife the great Mughal emperor Shah Jehan...

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