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Taj Mahal helicopter tours – tickets, prices, timings


Taj Mahal, the global symbol of love and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of the world’s most celebrated monuments.

Arguably the greatest architectural achievement in the whole range of Indo-Islamic architecture, this world-famous monument attracts millions of tourists from around the world every year.

Besides the Taj Mahal, the lush greenery of the Mughal Gardens, the winding Yamuna River, and the historical structures gracing the Agra skyline create a panorama hard to look away from.

A helicopter tour of Taj Mahal allows you to witness the cherished monument and much more in full view from the sky.

This article covers everything you need to know before booking a Taj Mahal heli tour.

Taj Mahal heli tour from Delhi

Experience the magnificent beauty of the Taj Mahal on this helicopter tour from Delhi to Agra.

As the tour comes with a guide, witness the monument and learn about its historical background, story of Shah Jahan & Mumtaz, and facts about the Mughal dynasty.

After this marvelous experience, you will be treated to lunch in a five-star hotel or in a traditional multi-cuisine restaurant.

A trip to Agra would be incomplete without shopping for famous handicrafts made of marble and soft stone inlay work.

Head back to Delhi an hour before the sunset.

Choose from two aircraft options.

A hotel transfer facility is available for this tour.

Cost of the tour: From INR356,224

Taj Mahal Agra Tour by Private Helicopter

This private helicopter tour will fly you out to Agra, the land of the Taj Mahal, in peak class and style.

Gaze upon the stunning monument from the sky as you descend to also get its ground views.

Enjoy a fascinating guided tour of the Taj Mahal and click some amazing pictures.

After you complete its tour, sate your appetite with some authentic Mughlai Lunch.

Make way to the Agra Fort and some other attractions of the historical city.

A hotel transfer facility is available for this tour.

Cost of the tour: From INR220,000

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Timings of the heli tours

Taj Mahal heli tours are operational throughout the week and usually take place in the morning.

Taj Mahal heli tour from Delhi has fixed-time take-offs at 8 am and 8.30 am.

Taj Mahal Agra Tour by Private Helicopter starts departures as early as 5 am and continues in slots up to 10 am.

Inclusions of the air tours

  • Private Helicopter or Jet for pickup and drop-off from Delhi.
  • Luxury car in Delhi & Agra.
  • Guide for all monuments in Agra.
  • Skip the line) Entrance tickets for monuments.
  • Lunch in Agra.
  • All taxes and fees
  • All GST Tax, Toll Tax, Parking, Chauffeur Allowance, etc.

Restrictions strictly followed

Weight limits apply for safe and comfortable helicopter rides over Taj Mahal.

A minimum and a maximum of passengers are required on these tours, failing which, they will be canceled.

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

These tours are not recommended for pregnant travelers and people with heart problems or other serious medical conditions.

No other animals except service animals are allowed onboard.

Infants must be seated in the caregivers’ laps throughout the flight.

You must arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled time.

A valid passport or ID card is required.

Flight times are approximate subject to weather conditions.

Seating arrangements may often be in the hands of the tour organizers for a safe and stable flight.

Accessibility to the tours

Heli tours over Taj Mahal are completely accessible to guests with disabilities.

The aircraft, transportation, and surfaces are completely wheelchair accessible, preventing any inconvenience for the guests.

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before your tour date. 

If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, a 100% percent cancellation fee is applicable.

No changes are allowed within 24 hours of the experience’s start time.

Helicopter tours require good weather. 

If the tour is canceled due to poor weather or non-fulfillment of the minimum number of passengers, you may be offered a different date or a full refund.

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