For those who has not enough time but wish to enjoy a small trip during their business trip can enjoy Delhi and Mumbai local city tour as well as Taj Mahal same day trip. The below mentioned packages covered all major sightseeing points in Delhi, Mumbai and Agra which can be covered easily in a day trip.
Get on with us in a journey which surrounds in it inspirational sites, city walks, local cuisine, authentic and traditional Indian couture, art, architecture and much more than you can imagine! The below mentioned packages includes all major UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India along with Seven Wonders of the World.
Mumbai (also known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra which is also called commercial city of India. It is most populous city in India, with an estimated city population of 18.4 million.
Mumbai city is also houses of Indian Hindi (Bollywood) and Marathi movies and television industry. Mumbai’s business opportunities, as well as its potential to offer a higher standard of living, attract people from all over India, making the city a melting pot of many communities and cultures.
It is true that every train that comes to Mumbai brings on it thousands of people from all over India who are not only drawn to ‘experience’ the city’s mesmerising attractions but would also like to make it their home. This city is a combination of diverse cultures and a melting pot of commerce, industry, entertainment, enterprise, and politics, Mumbai’s trysts with wealth and fame have, however, been recent.
MUMBAI LOCAL CITY & ELEPHANTA CAVES TRIP
Main sightseeing point: Elephanta Caves, Prince of Wales Museum, Hanging Garden, Juhu Beach, Gateway of India and Marine Drive.
Day Tour Itinerary:
We will pick you from your hotel around 07:30 and then drive to Mumbai harbour from where you will be transferred to Elephanta caves by boat.
In the afternoon return back to Mumbai harbour by boat and then start city tour after lunch. In the evening return back to hotel for overnight stay.
Note: Elephanta caves closed every Monday.
Capital city of India Delhi is the most populous city in India. It is the second most populous city in the country. The city has a population of over 22 million people and is spread out over an area of 1484 km. Delhi is situated on the banks of Yamuna. The city is bordered by the states of Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. The city of Delhi is the largest commercial centre in the northern part of India. The culture of this place has been influenced by its extensive history and its momentous association as the capital of India.
Delhi has a long history, and has been an important political centre of India as the capital of several empires. Most coverage of Delhi’s history begins with the onset of the Delhi Sultanate in the 12th century. Since then, Delhi has been the centre of a succession of mighty empires and powerful kingdoms, making Delhi one of the longest serving capitals and one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world. It is considered to be a city built, destroyed and rebuilt so many times, as outsiders who successfully attacked the Indian subcontinent. The core of Delhi’s heritage is Hindu, Islamic (spanning over seven centuries of Islamic rule over the city) with expansive British-era architecture in Lutyens’ Delhi dating to the British rule in India.
OLD AND NEW DELHI
Main sightseeing point:
IN OLD DELHI: Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Chandni Chowk.
IN NEW DELHI: India Gate, Rastrapati Bhawan, Humuyuns Tomb, Qutub Minar.
Day tour Itinerary:
Our representative will pick you from your hotel in Delhi around 09 am then proceed for sightseeing tour of OLD and NEW DELHI.
In the evening drive pass to India Gate. Overnight stay will be at hotel.
Note: Red Fort closed every Monday.
Agra is the home of magnificent Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Agra is just a few hours’ drive from Delhi. This is the part of India’s rich history since 1000 B.C, the city was first referred to as ‘Agra’ by the Greek philosopher, Ptolemy in 200 A.D.
This city was the capital city of the Mughal Empire in the 16th Century. Many of the cities acclaimed heritage sites date back to this era, including the magnificent Taj Mahal. Carrying the artistic heritage of the Mughal Empire into the present day, the streets of Agra are dotted with ancient buildings existing in happy harmony with modern day shops and houses. From its fine marble artwork to its delightful sweet shops, the city offers much to cherish.
It is believed that it is been built in 1475, Agra even finds a mention in the epic Mahabharatha where it is called Agraban (meaning paradise). The renowned geographer Ptolemy had also spotted this place as Agra in his world map. The present Agra city was established by Sikandar Lodi of the Lodi Dynasty in the 16th century and was the capital of the Lodi and Mughal dynasties.
This is the perfect examples of art and culture in this historic city are not only breathtaking, but are also mirrors of the artistic talents of the Indian population during the grand past. The city houses many ancient temples, mosques, forts, mausoleums, tombs and historical monuments.
Along with Taj Mahal, Agra has two other UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri.
Main sightseeing points: Taj MAhal, Red Fort, Itmad-Ud-Daulah and Fatehpur Sikri.
Day tour Itinerary:
Our representative will pick you from your Delhi hotel or airport then drive to Agra. Arrive at Agra & visit TAJ MAHAL, RED FORT etc. In the evening return back drive to Delhi.