Romance does not get any more excellent than this or brighter or lovelier, Taj mahal, one of the best known edifices in the planet, welcomes you to the city of Agra. Spotted in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, Agra is 200 kms from Delhi.
Agra, the earlier capital of Hindustan, is a city on the banks of the stream Yamuna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is a standout amongst the most crowded urban communities in Uttar Pradesh and the 19th overwhelmingly crowded in India.
Apart from housing the UNESCO Heritage site Taj Mahal, Agra also has two other World Heritage sites namely The Agra Fort and the Fatehpur Sikri. Agra Fort in some cases called the Red Fort was requisitioned by the amazing Mughal Emperor Akbar in 1565. The precluding outer surfaces of this post cover an inward heaven. The fortification is bow molded, smoothed on the east with a long, practically straight divider confronting the waterway.
The Mughal Emperor Akbar fabricated Fatehpur Sikri around 35 km from Agra, and moved his capital there. Later relinquished, the destination showcases various structures of noteworthy historical imperativeness. The name of the spot happened after the Mughal Emperor Babar mastered Raṇa Sanga in a combat at a spot called Sikri which is around 40 km from Agra.
Other noted tourist attractions of Agra are: Sikandara, Akbar’s Tomb; Swami Bagh Samadhi; Jama Masjid; Ram Bagh; Mariam’s Tomb; Khas Mahal; Panch Mahal and the likes.
Getting to Agra is quite easy as the city is well connected to different parts of the nation through air, rail and roadways. The Best time to visit Agra is from late October to March.
Staying in Agra is also very easy as all varieties of accommodation is available to suits everyone’s pocket. Some of the hotels to look for when at Agra are: Amarvilas; Taj View (Luxury), Hotel Amar Ganga; Royale Residency (Deluxe), Hotel Ganga Ratan and Amar Yatri Niwas (Economy).