The pragmatic mind makes a pragmatic move is a popular dictum. The authorities of Agra took a laudable decision for the Night viewing of The Taj Mahal. For a couple of Years, Agra Tourism had a setback in the night stay of the tourists.
There was an increasing demand of the tourist groups to increase the night activities in the city, as it is evident that the tourists can visit the Taj Mahal from inside a maximum of 5 days in a month maximum under the decision of the honorable supreme court of India. This is also not permissible on the day of Friday and the holy month of Ramzan.
Taj Mahal Night Tour
Every tourist who came to Indian dreams of visiting the Taj Mahal and cherish the desire to see it in the Moonlight or in the moral light of the might, so far only 400 persons were allowed to visit The Taj Mahal on the five days by making batches of 50 people each.
Changes were 510 for Indians and 750 for foreign nationals. This all is done with the security team and lots of paraphernalia. Thus lots of people who used to come to Agra and dream of doing the Taj Mahal Full Moon tour were left in the lunch on account of their travel dates or booking hardships.
Presently good news is for the tourists who come for the Taj Mahal Tour Packages, you can now do the night tour of the Taj Mahal. The local administration has made a platform across the river Yamuna on the river bed. The distance of the Taj Mahal is nearly 300 meters from this point as is the distance of the Taj Mahal from the central Platform.
One can visit the Taj and take the Instagram worthy pictures of the Taj Mahal at night from this point. This is open every day from 7:00 P.M to 10 P.M. On the Full Moon-Nights it will remain open up to 12 P.M. Thus everybody without pre-booking the tickets can do the Night viewing.
So far there is a change of I.N.R 20 for both Indians and foreigners children’s up to the age of 12 A.M free. During your overnight Agra tour, you can book a cab and tour guide or you can take a rickshaw or tuk-tuk and can approach the village of Kachhapura and leave the vehicle in the car park and can walk for 50 meters up to the platform to gaze the beauty of the Taj Mahal.