Madhya Pradesh Walking tours

Our most recommended Madhya Pradesh Walking tours

Agra: Skip-the-Line Taj Mahal with Mausoleum Admission

1. Agra: Skip-the-Line Taj Mahal with Mausoleum Admission

Book your tickets to the Taj Mahal in advance, and save time on your visit to this must-see sight. The Taj Mahal is a UNESCO World Heritage site, admired for its beautiful Mughal architecture. Avoid the stress of waiting in line and choose a convenient time slot so you can plan your day in advance. One of the New 7 Wonders of the World, this mausoleum was commissioned by Shah Jahan for his wife in 1631. Spend time walking around and admiring the minarets, fountains, and adjoining gardens. A sunrise visit is highly recommended for a memorable experience and to avoid crowds.

From Delhi: Taj Mahal & Agra Fort Ticket & Optional Transfer

2. From Delhi: Taj Mahal & Agra Fort Ticket & Optional Transfer

Book your tickets to the Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort in advance, and save time. Avoid the stress of waiting in line with skip the line access included.  The Taj Mahal is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, admired for its beautiful Mughal architecture. Spend time walking around and admiring the minarets, fountains, and adjoining gardens. Choose a sunrise visit for a memorable experience and to avoid crowds. Agra Fort is a majestic red-walled fort about 2 miles away from the Taj Mahal. Walk around the distinctive halls, and observe the ornate mirror work. You also have the option to add transfers to make your trip easier. A driver will pick you up from your accommodation in Delhi and take you to both sites before returning you to your hotel at the end of the day.

Agra: 3-Hour Private Guided Walking Tour of the Taj Mahal

3. Agra: 3-Hour Private Guided Walking Tour of the Taj Mahal

Your guide will meet you near the ticket counter of the Taj Mahal. You will then enjoy a 3-hour private walking tour of this famous monument.  The Taj Mahal is a marble mausoleum commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The site is a must-visit for anyone who comes to India. As you explore the site, you will learn about the building's construction and history. You will also have numerous photo opportunities. At the end of the tour, your guide will leave you to explore the monument at your own pace.

Walking Tour of Varanasi

4. Walking Tour of Varanasi

Take a three hour private walking tour of the back streets of Varanasi. The tour begins with a pickup from your hotel lobby at 10:00 AM, at which time you will be driven to the heart of the city, in a residential area where your walking tour will start with a guide. Wander through the oldest markets and charming alleys of Varanasi. The city is sectioned into several areas which are distinguished according to their speciality. See the typical way of living of the locals in the narrow lanes, so small, there is barely space to walk! You will see the tiny apartments stacked one over the other, spilling over with life into the streets. Switch to another area lined with numerous dharamshalas, or public dormitories, offering lodging at low prices to the city visitors. The heavy influx of tourists and devotees owes to the large number of dharamshalas as an inexpensive option to spend your days in Varanasi. Try the famous banarasi paan (a mouth freshener prepared with betel leaves) from one of the kiosk in the market. Enjoy the walk as you witness the untouched charm of the city. After the walking tour you will be dropped safely back at your hotel with chauffeur service.

Agra: Guided Cultural Walk

5. Agra: Guided Cultural Walk

Your experience begins as you meet your storyteller at the meeting point. From there you will head to your first tour stop for views over Agra Fort from the Delhi Gate, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You'll then proceed to Jami Masjid, before passing through a famous jewellery market and walking down “ironsmith lane”. You'll then enjoy a walk through a famous 300-year-old sweet lane, which was built at the time of Great Emperor Akbar. Following that, visit the more than 600-year-old Lord Shiva Temple and the Lord Rama Temple, which is also known as the Sparrow Temple. You'll then pass through the spice market of Agra, a closed-roof market which boasts centuries-old beautiful buildings, before visiting the Gurdwara Sri Damdama Sahib and enjoying the views of the Yamuna River. You'll later encounter the Pearl Mosque, which was built by the creator of the Taj Mahal, before finally visiting a viewpoint over the Taj Mahal and Jahangir Palace.

Agra: Food Walk

6. Agra: Food Walk

Start your culinary adventure by meeting your fun and friendly guide at the prearranged meeting point. From here, you will set off on your discovery of some of the best local food Agra has to offer.  This food walk in Agra will take you to some of the oldest food markets, located in centuries old bazaars which are famous for making some very famous and delicious Indian food dishes. Your tour guide will help you to have an authentic Indian dining experience by guiding you though vibrant, old and crowded streets, taste some local delicacies and get a feel for the local way of life and culture. Throughout the duration of your tour, you will taste up to 12-14 dishes amongst 5-7 different market stalls. If you wish to enjoy the culinary culture and way of life in Agra, this is the tour to join.

Agra: Mughal Art Tour

7. Agra: Mughal Art Tour

Get off the beaten track and enjoy a unique tour of the best art in Agra in the company of a local guide who will make sure you don't miss a thing. As you stroll through the former Mughal city of Agra, explore a wide range of marble inlay work and Indian handicrafts. You will have the opportunity to speak with a 16th-generation entrepreneur of a family business which has been running since Mughal times. Later, witness the effort and labor that goes into creating a carpet and watch weavers weaving their carpets live. Pay a visit to the Shilpgram craft village where you can check out the works of local artisans and craftsmen. Finally, marvel at the traditional jewelry, suits, sarees, and silk artwork housed in the Agra Art Gallery.

Agra: Street-Food Crawl

8. Agra: Street-Food Crawl

Agra is a royal destination, and has for centuries been known for its rich and yummy food culture. Throughout this experience, your guides have designed an amazing itinerary for you which will allow you to cherish local food, spoil your taste buds, and receive a fabulous and lasting impression. After gathering with your storyteller at the meeting point you will begin exploring the rich and royal delicacies of Agra. You'll witness the preparation of products whilst receiving an in-depth understanding of the local food culture and the things that influenced the development of these cuisines. You will taste more than 5 mouth-watering and authentic delicacies of regal Agra on this food tour. If you are a food lover and enjoy experiencing different kind of foods, this is your best chance to garner an accurate and eclectic taste of what the city of Agra has to offer.

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What people are saying about Madhya Pradesh

I have a good experience at Taj Mahal sunrise. My group5 people. My guide came to meet me at 05.00,he help my group about ticket and explain history good. Taj Mahal is amazing place. I recommend Taj Mahal for everybody and recommend guide is Mr. Sumit. He is friendly and knowledgeable. We have got knowledge and happiness in Taj Mahal and museum.

It was a wonderful trip. Everything worked out perfectly, the guide Kumar was super nice, well informed and guided us through the facility in a very relaxed manner. The Taj Mahal is absolutely worth a visit and deeply impresses. The time frame was also great and was definitely enough and relaxed

We had an amazing experience! The Taj was incredible and our guide went above and beyond to answer our questions and take amazing pictures for us. The whole process was seamless and it was a great value for our money. I could not recommend this tour more!

Excellent activity, with a very professional guide and at all times full of information, as well as being great organized. Highly recommended.

Very nice and helpful. When we arrived, I already had the tickets in hand.