Tour Guide to Taj Mahal from Goaby Barkha Pahuja SEO/Writer
Are you planning a visit to the Taj Mahal from Goa? Well if you
are a foreigner to India or you live in this country and went to Goa
for a holiday, and now want to include visiting Taj Mahal too into
your trip, this article will help you in planning a short trip to the
Agra city. The famous Taj Mahal is situated at Agra which is
approximately 1600 kilometers away from Goa. So, if you drive
straight from Goa without stopping at any other locations, it will be
more than 30 hours’ driving.
Agra is nearby to Delhi, the capital city of India. If you want to cut down your budget and can spend a few extra hours by traveling on a train then you can make a train journey from Goa to Delhi. You can certainly book online tickets and it will be approximately 30 hour’s journey. You can go with the second options too which to take help of a travel agent to book a 2 N 3 D Taj Mahal trip from Goa. Otherwise, of course, if you have more money than time, then take a flight from Goa.
How to plan your trip from Goa to Agra:
If you are planning to make it a one day trip, it is possible but it will be really hectic and tiring for you. Why? It is because you need to take an early flight to reach Delhi, then you require to ride an early morning train to reach Agra, visit Taj, get back to Delhi, and take a return flight to Goa by night. So, it is not recommended at all!
If you are really short on time then you are suggested to make at least a 2 N 3 D Taj Mahal trip from Goa. To make this trip even more comfortable and hassle-free make it booked by the travel agents, as they will take the responsibilities of arranging the return flights, hotel rooms in Agra/ Delhi, entry frees, air conditioner cabs to ride within the town so that you can completely enjoy your trip in comfort.
Here is a tour guide for you if you are going to plan your Goa-Agra trip by your own.
Step 1: Reach Delhi
If you really want to reach Delhi early then take a domestic flight from Goa to Delhi.
Step 2: Reach GoaIf you have reached Delhi then you are very close to Agra and Taj Mahal. You can take a train, bus, or cab to reach your destination. Trains are quick and now take approximately 3 hours to cover the distance between Delhi and Agra. Cabs and buses are almost similar in timings. But if you are choosing bus routes then go for a deluxe one to reduce the chances of getting late!
After arriving in Agra, get a taxi or rickshaw or an auto rickshaw towards Taj Mahal.
One more thing, the best time to reach Taj Mahal is early in the morning at the time of sunrise. It’s definitely for the memorable view of sunrise through the marbles of Taj Mahal and to witness the color change of the marbles with the color of the sky, also how the whole building turns out of the mist of the early morning is truly a moment of life. Another benefit of reaching Taj early is there will be no more crowds!
You can also enjoy the other visiting places in Agra the next day.
Step 3: Return to Delhi and take a consecutive flight back to Goa.
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