Taj Mahal & Bharatpur Family Excursion

Taj Mahal & Bharatpur Family Excursion - (03 Days / 02 Nights)
Destination Covered: Delhi – Agra – Bharatpur – Delhi

Day 01: Delhi / Agra ( 210 Kms, 4 Hrs drive )

Scheduled pick up from Delhi Airport / city center hotel and depart for Agra, the former capital found by Mughal emperor Akbar. This city is located on the bank of River Yamuna is one of the most famous tourist destinations of India. Many splendid Mughal era buildings most important among them are Taj Mahal which attracts huge crowd from all over the world. After 4 Hrs journey, you will arrive Agra and check into hotel. Take time for fresh up and later proceed for Half day City tour including Taj Mahal ( closed on Fridays ) built by Mughal Emperor Shahjahan in 1630 to enshrine the mortal remains of his Queen Mumtaz followed by visit of Agra Fort.Overnight stay in Hotel.

Day 02: Agra – Fatehpur Sikri – Bharatpur

Take breakfast in the hotel and later proceed for Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Enroute visit UNESCO world heritage site – Fatehpur Sikri. This deserted red sandstone city was built by the Great Mughal Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the late 16th century. The Sites worth visiting are Buland Darwaza, Tomb of Salim Chishti, Jama Masjid, and Diwan-i-Am etc. In the afternoon arrive Bharatpur and check into hotel. Rest of time free at leisure.Overnight stay in hotel.

Day 03: Bharatpur – Delhi ( 295 Kms, 6 Hrs drive )

Early morning visit the Bird sanctuary and take Rickshaw ride to explore most part of the sanctuary. It is a famous Avifauna sanctuary that hosts thousands of birds of different species landing during the winter season. Over 230 species of birds are known to have made the sanctuary as their permanent home. It is a man made and man managed wetland which protects the sanctuary from frequent floods. The Sanctuary has become diverse habitats are home to 366 bird species, 379 floral species, 50 species of fish, 13 species of snakes, 5 species of lizards, 7 amphibian species,7 turtle species, and a variety of other invertebrates. Every year thousands of migratory waterfowl visit the park for wintering breeding etc. The Sanctuary is one of the richest bird areas in the world. It is known for nesting of its resident birds and visiting migratory birds including water birds. The rare Siberian cranes used to winter in this park but this central population of Siberian Cranes is now extinct. According to Sir Peter Scott Keoladeo Sanctuary is the world’s best bird area. Back to hotel for breakfast.

Post breakfast depart for Delhi. In the afternoon arrive the city and being transferred to your residence / airport. Tour ends with happy memories.