Imposing fortresses, sumptuous palaces, majestic mosques... Discover the captivating charm of Agra's historic centre on this guided walking tour. What's more, it's FREE!
Your free walking tour of Agra will start in the bucolic Shahjahan Garden. This beautiful park is located just a few steps from the iconic Red Fort. The history of the UNESCO World Heritage Site is surrounded by myth and legend, according to which... well, you'll find out on the day of the tour!
Continue your guided tour to Jami Masjid. This imposing Islamic temple, one of the largest in India, is also known as the Friday Mosque. Behind the red sandstone and white marble building, explore the narrow streets filled to burst with people, animals and market stalls: you've reached the Kinari Bazaar. You can find all manner of goods throughout the lively market, from food, spices and flowers to authentic Indian handicrafts.
You'll then stroll over to the banks of the Yamuna River, where you can experience the spiritualism emanating from the Sikh Gurdwara Sri Damdama Sahib temple, before heading over to a viewpoint from which you'll enjoy spectacular views of the iconic Taj Mahal. You'll finish your free walking tour of Agra returning to the Red Fort to admire the Moti Masjid. As you take in the dazzling white marble gleaming in the midst of the red sandstone fortress, you'll soon understand why its translation is the "Pearl Mosque".
- It is not possible to reserve this tour for groups larger than 6 people.
- Children must be accompanied by an adult. The maximum number of children per one adult is three.
- This tour does not enter inside any monument.
Free tours do not have a fixed price, rather each person offers the guide the amount they consider appropriate, depending on their level of satisfaction.
The tour is exclusively in English.
English speaking guide with expert knowledge of Agra history.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Agra).
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).
Main entrance of the Shahjahan Garden.
If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.