Agra Travel Guide - Agra Travel Information
Agra, the city of three World Heritage Sites - The Taj Mahal, the Red Fort and the Fatehpur Sikri ? is a must visit site of India. No tourism journey can be completed without visiting Agra. The Taj Mahal is one the seven new wonders of World, which human has created and none would like to miss this opportunity. Besides Taj, other tourist places like the Red Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Ram Bagh, Dayal Bagh, Mehtab Bagh, Swami Bagh, the tomb of Itmad-Ud-Daulah's Tomb, Sikandra, Jama Masjid of Agra and Jami Masjid of Fatehpur Sikri, the Tomb of Akbar, the Jodhabai Palace, Buland Darwaza and the shrine of Shiekh Salim Chishti etc. are the must visit sites of Agra. Without visiting these major attractions, your tour will be incomplete and less attractive.
Come Agra, with having sufficient time in your kitty, as Agra is the place where you need at least two to three days to complete your visit. Some other attractive sites that are less known are: Mariam's Tomb, Chini Ka Roza, Akbar Mausoleum, Baradari Palace, Sikandara Fort, Battis Khambah, Chhatri Rani Hada, Guru-ka-Tal, Hessing's Tomb, Humayun's Mosque, Kanch Mahal, Sarai Nur Jehan, Tomb of Firuz Khan Khwajasara, Tomb of Itibar Khan, Tomb of Sadiq Khan, Tomb of Salabat Khan, Hawa Mahal, Birbal's Palace, Panch Mahal, Turkish Sultana's House, Daulat khana-I-Khas, Sunehra Makan etc.
The devotees can visit to Balkeshwar Temple (Balkeshwar, at river side of Yamuna), Kailash Temple (Sikandra, at the river Yamuna), Mankameshwar Temple (Rawatpara, near Agra Fort railway station), Prithvinath Temple (At Shahganj. On road to Jaipur), Rajeshwar Temple (Village Rajpur. On road to Shamshabd), Shyam Ji Maharaj Temple (Bijlighar), Mahakal And Mahakali Temple (Sikandra railway crossing on Sikandra Bodla road) and an extremly old temple Rawli Maharaj Temple, (At Collectrate crossing, beside the railway track) to offer their prayers and worships.
If you are going to Agra and not enjoying the fun of shopping, huh! Agra still contains some heritage of Mughal's period in this marketing especially the Meena Bazaar, held near to Taj Mahal. Meena Bazar holds some amazing and genuine goods, clothes, gems, ornaments and other decorative things, which will nudge you to buy. So, also get experience of Shopping in Agra.
Agra has some five star hotels like ITC Mughal, Oberoi Amarvilas, and Trident
Hilton equipped with world-class facilities and luxury where you can stay and
enjoy the tour of Agra, an unforgettable tour.
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