Best Places to Visit in Agra and Tourist Attractions in Agra
Celebrate love ! Visit Agra and experience the lifetime opportunity of eternal love which flows in the history of the city. Get a sneak peak of iconic heritage with a twist of awesome food and feel like a king.
Agra is a city in northern India’s Uttar Pradesh state. The city is known for being home to one of the universally admired and iconic masterpieces of the world heritage. Tourism offers many must visit places. A trip to Agra will make you visit one of the 7 wonders of the world. Must see places during your Trip to Agra, is Taj Mahal. It has an architectural style that combines elements from Persian, Ottoman Turkish and Indian architectural styles. It is surrounded by beautiful gardens. Its beauty attracts numerous Indian and international tourists to visit this site.
Though everyone knows about the history of Taj Mahal, which was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal and is regarded by many, as the finest example of True love. The Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, widely recognised as ‘the Jewel of Muslim Art’ in India. Apart from Taj Mahal, Agra Fort is a must see place to visit too. Which is located, about 2.5 km north-west of the Taj Mahal. It served as the royal residence of Mughals for generations, the fort was the battle site during the Indian rebellion of 1857.
Do you wish to visit a dream vacation ? Welcome to the best tourism in Uttar Pradesh. One can select Agra tour packages for short or a longer duration. One can customise the packages by including the choice of the hotel, places and the duration of the stay. There are many companies offering Agra packages which include all the must visit places along with the to and from by car, bus etc.
Agra also has UNESCO World Heritage site. History fanatics, tremendous architecture, eternal romance all together create the magic of Agra which is almost the backbone of Indian tourism. Apart from its monuments, the city also has some exciting stuff for the food lovers, including the famous Petha (sweet) and amazing chat and Lassi. Also, there is no shortage of accommodation options in Agra, no matter what your budget.
For luxurious experiences, you would find some of the finest five-star hotels, some of them designed with traditional Indian architecture, making them look like an old palace or haveli from the days of the Mughals. And then others are ultra-modern hotels with state of the art facilities and luxuries. The Oberoi Amarvilas is one of the finest 5-star hotels in Uttar Pradesh, here you get to have a moonlit view of the Taj from your room’s balcony. This Town also has many hotels in all budget categories.