On this 2-3hour walking tour, discover the daily life of the local people of Agra in a most genuine way. Experience the spirit of the city by witnessing colorful bazars, mosques and temples, stalls selling street food, jewelery and sweet shops. Also get a chance to interact with Agra locals, meet local artisans, sculptors and stone workers, and taste Agra’s street delight. This tour is conducted around the old part of the city surrounded with old market and houses. You will start your tour with an unusual view of Taj Mahal from the Yamuna River, then visiting a famous Mankameshwar Temple, continued by exploring the spice market and finishing with the most historic Jama Masjid.
Agra Old City Walk is a guided walking Tour , designed under the guiding light of prominent historians of this city. It traces the birth of Mughal Capital Agra till present time.
You will be picked up from your hotel as per your time rief introduction by our tour expert, the walking tour will begin from Agra fort Railway Station.
You will be first visit to Agra fort Beautiful French and British architecture railway station, which connects Agra from East part of India , then we will proceed to visit the ancirent Shiva Temple, on the route experience some cultural shocks of Indian Tradition. Then
visit the Silver Lingam of Mankameshwar Mahadev Temple. Proceed into narrow lanes selling articles used for adornment of images of Gods & Goddesses. Look at ornamental and decorated facades in the spice market of Rawat Para and mingle in the crowd to experience downtown Agra.
Enter into the famous Khoya Gali of Chitti Kahana. The walk proceeds into Namak ki Mandi where artisans beat gold and silver to make foils of gold and silver. Now come in front of Akbari mosque to connect to the 16th century stone paved street of Kinari Bazar. Take a short break at Chimmanlal Puri wala and taste some local delights, while sipping a cup of tea.
Your walk ends at the gigantic Jama Masjid and from here you, will drive back to your hotel.
Charges: USD 30
|Duration||2-3 hrs or above|
|Tour starting time||As per the request|