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  2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Agra

Agra: Guided Historical Walking Tour

Product ID: 299075
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Step back in time and retrace history on a walking tour through Old Agra. Visit a number of the area’s landmarks including the rail station and Jama Mosque and learn about the history of Agra as well as the culture and traditions of local people.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the history and culture of Agra from your expert guide
  • Admire the majestic architecture of the famous Jama Mosque
  • Stroll through the vibrant market as you shop for trinkets and souvenirs
  • Mingle with the locals and watch them go about their day
Full description
The tour begins with pickup from your hotel then heads to Agra’s historic rail station which was built in 1891 to serve as a stopover for colonial tourists visiting the area. Admire the station’s memorable architecture and listen to stories about what life was like in Agra under colonial rule.

Next, walk into the heart of the old town on your way to the magnificent Jama Mosque, built in 1648. Learn about who built the mosque and why as you marvel at this majestic and imposing building. After your visit to the mosque, head deeper into the old town of Agra and feel immersed by the vibrant hustle and bustle of locals going about their day. Experience the mixture of sounds, sights, and smells as you wander past market stalls and street food vendors, and shop for trinkets and souvenirs along the way.

Stroll through Vaidya Ramdutta Gali, an old laneway dedicated to the memoryof a traditional medical practitioner, then proceed on to Chidiyawala Temple. Make a stop at the colorful spice market next, then visit Mughal police station before the final destination of the day, Kinari Bazaar.
Includes
  • Complimentary water
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Camera fees
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

Hotel pickup.

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Xenia Cities

Product ID: 299075