Day Trips from Delhi

Day trips from Delhi are most popular due to Delhi’s proximity to UNESCO world heritage site such as Taj Mahal in Agra and Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Jaipur is also close to the national capital, which is popularly known as Pink city. Haridwar is very sacred place can also be covered in same day return from Delhi. Kumbh fair is also held here. It occurs once in every 6 and 12 years at four sacred places of India and Hardwar is one of them. Enchanting Ghats, temples and Ashrams are the main delights for visitors. Same day tour from Delhi offers variety of attractions from fort & Palaces of Jaipur to the imperial Monument Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri in Agra.
 
 Day trip to Agra is most famous of all due to its historical significance belong to reign of Mughal Emperors such as Akbar and Shah Jahan. Taj Mahal is prime attractions for day trippers. The construction of Taj Mahal was ordered by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in 1631, completed the marble structure in 22 years by 20,000 workers. The history, architecture, calligraphy, intricate marble carving of semi precious and precious stones are worth seeing during the trip. Amber fort, City Palace and Observatory are main sightseeing attractions during day trip to Jaipur. Mathura, the birth place of Lord Krishna is also accessible from Delhi by train and road. Shatabdi train connects Mathura and Agra from Delhi.

Day Trip to Agra

One of the Seven Wonders of the World, Taj Mahal is located on the bank of river Yamuna, regarded one of the most beautiful buildings in the world. The construction of Taj Mahal started in 1631 and completed in 1653. 20,000 workers had been labored for 22 years by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to complete the Marble wonder.

Day Trip to Jaipur

The Amber Fort is a popular tourist spot of Rajasthan. Known for its beautiful architecture, the combination of white marble and red sandstone makes the fort’s architecture exceptionally distinct, Built by Maharaja Man Singh in the 16th century, Amber Fort represents a blend between Hindu and Muslim architectures.

Day Trip to Haridwar

Har — Ki — Pauri is regarded as one of the major attractions of Haridwar. It is a sacred Ghat built by the then King Vikramaditya in the memory of his brother Bhartrihari. This sacred bathing Ghat is also known as Brahmakund. Thousands of devotees come here to take a holy dip in the river Ganga during the Kumbh Mela.

Day Trip to Bharatpur

World famous Keoladeo National Park is located here, which was earlier known as Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary located in Rajasthan. Bharatpur is known for thousands of rare and highly endangered species of birds such as Siberian Crane, which can be seen in winters. It is also a world heritage site. More than 230 species of birds can be spotted here. It is an amazing place for bird watchers or world lovers.

Day Trip to Mathura & Vrindavan

Mathura is a very famous pilgrim center for Hindus, located 155 km south east of Delhi and 60 km away from the city of Taj Mahal, Agra. Mathura is the Birth Place of Lord Krishna and literally known as Shri Krishna Janm Bhoomi or Lord Krishna’s Birth Place. There are many

Delhi City Tour

As all know, Delhi is such a big city and states itself and to cover all its touristic sights, you need to have at least two complete days at disposal. Here we try to stretch a little bit more by visiting all significant tourist attractions of New Delhi & Old Delhi in just one day trip. A Delhi city tour is an exciting way to explore the culture, heritage, architecture and people of National capital. 
 
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