When to visit Fatehpur Sikri?
The whimsical alleyways of Fatehpur Sikri paint a background that you can enjoy at any time of the year. If you are a tropical child who is capable of going on traveling sprees in the scorching heat, then, any time of the year will be suitable for you to pay it a visit. Contrastingly, if you think you can’t survive the summer heat strokes, then, the dry, cold months of winter are perfect for you to plan a visit in Fatehpur Sikri.
How to reach Fatehpur Sikri India?
Fatehpur Sikri will meet you at the crossroads of your Taj Mahal trip and Rajasthan adventure via the ultimate Golden Triangle tour.
Fatehpur Sikri is 40 km away from the former capital of Mughal dynasty Agra. So, traveling here by road is absolutely feasible and makes most sense. If you have committed to the Golden Circuit then it definitely will be a road ride for you.
As soon as you reach the market area in Fatehpur Sikri, you will have to change your mode of transportation. You can hire a CNG operated rickshaw to reach the main gate.
Nearest Airport: The Kheria Airport
Nearest Railway Station: Fatehpur Sikri Railway Station (FTS)
This railway station is just 300 m away from the main gate. So, just hop on to any CNG rickshaw and get going!
Nearest Bus Stand: Fatehpur Sikri Bus Stand
You can board a bus from the bus station towards Fatehpur Sikri via Intra state buses from Idgah Bus Stand in Agra. It is the perfect transportation mode if you are under a budget and you will reach your destination in one and a half hour.
How long can you stroll around this ancient city?
Fatehpur Siri can be enjoyed throughout the day. The gates of this Mughal fortress open at sunrise and close at sunset. So, you have a lot of time in hand to bask in its glory. Enjoy!
Note: The complex closes on Friday.
What are the charges to visit Fatehpur Sikri?
If you are worried that Fatehpur Sikri entry prices will drain your pocket, then throw this delusion out of the window now. We say that because Fatehpur Sikri price ticket does fit in every pocket. Don’t believe us? The prices mentioned below will concrete our statement.
Entry fee (Indian): INR 40
(SAARC and BIMSTEC) Entry fee : INR 20
(Foreigner) Entry fee: INR 550
Entry fee for children under the age of 15: Free
*SAARC (Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Maldives, and Afghanistan)
*BIMSTEC Countries (Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Myanmar)
Note: Do you want to save yourself from this chaos? Then, it’s better to plan an iconic tour via a travel agency. Plan this and other Golden triangle tours in addition to some Rajasthan adventures to make the most out of the opportunity. How about giving The Grand Indian Route a chance? We will always be at your disposal. So, why not request a quote for the Golden Triangle tour?