How can I go to Taj Mahal?
You can hire a taxi or hail an auto to reach the monument from there. It takes approx 15 minutes. You can also hire a rickshaw puller to reach Taj Mahal from the bus station. By Road: If you are coming from Delhi NCR by road, you can take the Yamuna Expressway connecting Greater Noida with Agra; it is a 165 km drive.
How much does it cost to visit the Taj Mahal?
Entry Fees and Information
For foreigners, the ticket price is 1,100 rupees and for Indians, the price is 50 rupees. Children younger than 15 years can enter free. Tickets can be purchased at ticket offices near the entry gates or online at this website.
How can I go to Taj Mahal from Delhi?
The most popular way of getting from Delhi to Agra is by train. It’s possible to visit the Taj Mahal in a day from Delhi if you catch the right trains. It will take you 2-3 hours to get there, and 2-3 hours to return. The main railway station in Delhi is New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS), near Paharganj.
How do I plan a trip to Taj Mahal?
One can travel to the Taj via bus, private car, or taxi. From Delhi and Jaipur, Agra is about 5 hours run by road. If you are planning a day outing with family, then hiring a taxi would be most convenient. One can reach the Taj Mahal in less than four hours via road from Gwalior, Lucknow, Kanpur, and Jaipur.
What is not allowed in Taj Mahal?
Eating and smoking is strictly prohibited inside Taj Mahal. Arms, ammunitions, fire, smoking items, tobacco products, liquor, eatables (Toffees), head phones, knives, wire, mobile charger, electric goods (except camera), Tripods are also prohibited. Mobile phones are to be kept switched off or on silent mode.
What is best time to visit Taj Mahal?
Avoid winters as the Taj will shadowed by fog, i.e., from the months of November to February. So early summers, i.e., from March to June is the best time to visit the monument. And the best days to plan a visit are between Monday and Thursday.