Wildlife with Taj Mahal Tour
Join 4 Days/3 Nights trip for one of the India’s famous Wildlife with Taj Mahal Tour to discover and explore the alluring charm of Rajasthan, Agra & Delhi in the most fascinating ways!. The journey covers the most popular tourist destinations of India- Tiger Safari in National Park, Bird Sanctuary at Keoladeo Ghana National Park in Bharatpur, Fathehpur Sikri, Agra Taj-Mahal, Agra Fort, Agra City Tour, Sikandra, India gate & Buddhist Temple in Delhi. You can also book this Tour with us even if you are not volunteering & have very less time in India.
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Tour Duration: 4 Days/3 Nights.
Tour Fees: $350 per person ( Minimum 2 Pax ). Single person costs $500. Contact us for seasonal Discounts and for the groups more than 3 people.
Tour Availabilities: All year round after finishing your volunteering program. Dates are flexible for the tour person who wish only to travel not joining the volunteer program.
Locations:Ranthambore National Wildlife Park, Bharatpur Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Fatehpur Sikri, Agra, Sikandra and Delhi, India.
Tour Activities: Tiger Safari in National Park, Bird Sanctuary at Keoladeo Ghana National Park in Bharatpur, Fathehpur Sikri, Agra Taj-Mahal, Agra Fort, Agra City Tour, Sikandra, India gate & Buddhist Temple in Delhi.
What is included: All Transportation by Car, Hotel accommodation in Ranthambore and Agra, BreakFast at Hotel's, Ranthambore Tiger Safari Tickets, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary rickshaw ride, English Speaking Guide, Drop off to Delhi airport or desired location in Delhi.
What is not included: Monuments Entrance Fees, Lunch & Dinner, Tipping to Taxi Man or Guide, Mineral Water Bottle and any kind of personal expenses.
Day 1 :- Start from Jaipur in morning and proceed to visit Ranthambore. We will pick you from Airport/Hotel/Guest house in Jaipur through an air-conditioned Toyota Etios or one of the similar standards Car with well experienced English-speaking Driver. The drive is 3.5 hours from Jaipur to Reach Ranthambore. Once reach Ranthambore Check Inn to Hotel And freshen up then proceed to Jungle Safari at 1:30 p.m in Canter/Gypsy to see the wildlife in National Park. The national park is famous not only for the preservation of the Tigers but is also famous for hte large numbers of other wild animals like sambar, chital nilgai, boar, gazelle, Indian hare, mongoose, monitor lizards, deer, leopard, snakes & hyena. The Jungle Safari activity is for 3 hours. Overnight in Ranthambore Hotel.
Day2 :- Early morning after Breakfast Proceed to Agra, On the way to Agra visit Bird Sanctuary at Keoladeo Ghana National Park in Bharatpur by a Nature guide in Rickshaw. The Keoladeo Ghana Bird Sanctuary, better known as the Bharatpur sanctuary. This former hunting preserve of the royal family of Bharatpur, is now home to many migratory and exotic birds including the Siberian cranes. Given the biological diversity it supports, it was declared a world heritage site, by UNESCO in 1985. The acitivity is for 2 hours by the cycle rickshaw or battery vehicle with a Professional Nature Guide. Later visit Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri, , a city predominantly in red sand-stone, situated at a distance of 37 kms from Agra, was built by the Mughal Emperor Jalal-ud-din Mohammad Akbar, in honour of the great Sufi saint Salim Chisti ; its magnificence and uniqueness offers a fine example of the emperor's architectural finesse. At Fatehpur Sikri during Sunset the turrets and domes create shadows and silhouette against the copper red sky; which truly is an inspirational scene for a painter's canvas or the visitor's eyes. Reach Agra in evening at 6:00 p.m. Check in to Hotel in Agra. Overnight Stay.
Day3 :- Early morning visit the world-famous Taj Mahal built by the Moghul Emperor Shahjehan in 1630 for his Queen Mumtaz Mahal to enshrine her mortal remains. Taj Mahal, a symbol of love. Your guide in Agra will meet you at the Taj Mahal and will show you around the monument. Take your time to admire one of the most majestic and beautiful buildings in the world. Back to hotel for breakfast, after breakfast check out from the Hotel. Visit Agra fort and city tour. Agra Fort is one of the finest Mughal forts in India. Agra Fort, built by Emperor Akbar in 1565, is a massive red sandstone fort on the bank of Yamuna River. Your guide will explain the history of Agra Fort. Post Lunch Drive to Delhi, which is 230 km's. On the way to Delhi Visit Sikandra. Sikandra is the Mausoleum of Emperor Akbar. It represents his philosophy and secular outlook, combining the best of Hindu and Muslim architecture in a superlative fusion. Completed in 1613 A.D., it is one of the well-preserved monuments in the area. Reach Delhi later in Evening. OverNight at Delhi Hotel.
Day4 :- Early Morning after Breakfast proceed for full Day Delhi Sightseeing. We will bring you to visit Jama Masjid with Rickshaw Ride, Humayun Tomb. Post Lunch visit Lotus Temple, India Gate & Qutub Minar. After Sightseeing we will drop you off at the Airport. Tour Finishes in Sweet Memories. !!
The Taj Mahal is one of the famous finest architecture of the world. It is in a seven wonders of Worldand also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was built in (1631-1653) with the orders of Shah Jahan for his beloved wife Mumtaz. 20,000 workers labored and 32 crore rupees were spent during the construction of the monument and it was built according to Islamic architecture. The meaning of Taj Mahal in English is ‘ Place of Crown ‘. Taj Means Crown and Mahal means place.
Agra Fort - Most of the People who visits Taj Mahal, Agra; they also go to visit Famous Agra Fort which is not more than 2 k.ms from Taj Mahal on same river bank. The Emperor Shah Jahan, who built Taj Mahal was imprisoned by his son Aurangzeb in the Agra Fort where he had a view on the building erected for his deceased wife. Shah Jahan is said to have died in the Musamman Burj, a tower with a beautiful marble balcony. From there you probably have the best view on the Taj. Between the many pavilions, you find small well maintained gardens. After visiting the Taj Mahal we will bring you to show you the Great Agra Fort.
Going On the Way to Agra you visit Fatehpur Sikri. Fatehpur Sikri is a fascinating ghost city built in the 16th century, 37 km from Agra. Sikri was the first planned city of the Mughals. The sloping levels of the city were connected into terraces which were utilised for various complexes such as Jami masjid, Buland-Darwazah and tomb of Sheikh Salim Chishti; Khass Mahal, Shahi-Bazar, Mina-Bazar, the Panch-Mahal, Khwabgah, Diwan-i-Khass, Anup-Talao, Chaupar and Diwan-i-Am. The efficient system of drainage and water-supply adopted here suggest an extremely intelligent town-planning by the Mughal emperor.All these palaces were built of red sandstone in the trabeate beam-and-post order, and composed of pillars, ornamental arches, brackets-and-chhajjas, jharokhas, chhatris, chhaparkhats, chaukhandis and so on. Domes have been used sparingly. Sometimes corbelled pendentives have been employed in the transition phase. The architecture of Fatehpur Sikri has a definite all-India character. It is prolific and versatile Indo-Muslim composite style, which is a fussion of the composite cultures of indigenous and foreign origins.
On the Way to Agra Visit the Bird Sanctuary at Keoladeo Ghana National Park in Bharatpur. The Park is one of the finest park of Asia. Bharatpur is also home to one of the world's best-known bird watching destinations, Keoladeo Ghana National Park (KNP). 250 years ago, the then ruler built embankments that allowed flooding of this land, turning it into a marsh. Named after the dense jungle that surrounded an old Shiva Temple, this 29 square kilometre man-made wetland is renowned for migratory birds – ducks, geese, waders, raptors, flycatchers and more. In winter, avid birders and ornithologists flock to the park to observe and study the feathered beauties. With more than 370 recorded species, KNP used to also host the Siberian crane. It is a World Heritage Site.
Ranthambore National Park is one of the biggest and most renowned national park in Northern India. Ranthambore national park was declared a wildlife sanctuary in 1957 and in 1974 it gained the protection of “Project Tiger”. It got its status of a National Park in 1981. It is also counted as one of the India’s famous heritage site as it consists with pictorial ruins that dot the wildlife park. Everyday there are many tourist go in the Jungle by hiring the Jeep or Canter to see the Tigers, Leopards, Striped Hyenas, Sambar deer, Chital, Nilgai, Common or Hanuman langurs, Macaques, Jackals, Jungle cats, Caracals, Sloth bears, Black bucks, Rufoustailed Hare, Indian Wild Boar, Chinkara, Common Palm Civets or Toddy cat, Common Yellow Bats, Desert Cats, Five striped Palm Squirrels’, Indian False Vampires, Indian Flying Foxes, Indian Foxes, Indian Gerbilles, Indian Mole Rats, Indian Porcupines, Longeared Hedgehogs, Rattles, Small Indian Mongoose, Small Indian Civets and Common mongoose. The Jungle open for tourist every morning and evening for 3 hours to do Wildlife Safari.
On the way to Delhi visit Sikandra – Construction of this beautiful monument was started by Akbar himself. This structure is a perfect blend of Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist, Jain motifs. But Akbar died before his mausoleum could be completed and his son Jehangir completed it.
Your tour last destination will be Delhi where you will be visiting India Gate, Qutub Minar and Lotus Temple which are must see tourist places of Capital City India.