Popularly known as the City of Taj, Agra is an important hub of Uttar Pradesh state. Once served as the capital of mighty Mughals, the city is renowned for its centuries old culture and traditions. Agra is bestowed with two World Heritage Sites, namely Taj Mahal and Agra Fort that draw tourists from across the globe for a holiday in Agra. In addition to these, Agra tour packages cover a number of other attractions like Itmad-ul-Daulah tomb and Sikandra. The city is also famous for sweets, especially petha, which tourists carry along as a souvenir from their Agra holidays for their near and dear ones. ..[+] More
If you are looking forward to a holiday which could be a blend of history, culture and a lot of fun, then an exciting trip to the Golden Triangle - Delhi, Agra and Jaipur - is something you shoul.. Read More
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There are many ways to experience the Taj Mahal, but not quite like this one. This little holiday to Agra includes a stay at the luxury Gateway Hotel offering excellent hospitality, in-room services a.. Read More
Lord Krishna devotees, take note. We bring to you a very special holiday experience spanning three destinations, several temples and the magnificent Taj Mahal and Agra Fort. Your trip begins at Mathur.. Read More
Watch history come alive in front of you as we take you to Agra on this short but lively getaway. Explore wonders like the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, while covering some important mosques and tombs on w.. Read More
Sightseeing/Activities/Places of Interest - Agra Travel
A beauty in white marble, Taj Mahal tops the itinerary of Agra tour packages and fascinates the visitors with its marvellous architecture. One of the seven wonders of the world, Taj Mahal was constructed by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in 1653 in memory his favourite wife Mumtaz Mahal. Standing as an epitome of love, the magnificent monument is set in a huge complex, equipped with well-maintained gardens and fountains. Just one km from Taj Mahal, Agra Fort is another architectural wonder of Mughals. Built by Emperor Akbar in 1565, the red sandstone fort houses numerous interesting buildings like Diwan-e-Aam, Diwan-e-Khas, Sheesh Mahal, Jehangir Palace, Khaas Mahal, Musamman Burj and Pearl Mosque. Proceed further to visit Itmad-ud-Daulahs Tomb, built by Empress Noor Jehan for her father Ghyas-ud-Din Beg. Situated on the bank of Yamuna River, the mausoleum has a huge garden, criss-crossed by waterways. During your Agra vacation, also visit Akbars Tomb at Sikandra. Take an excursion to World Heritage Site of Fatehpur Sikri, which is home to several historic buildings. While on Agra tour, dont forget to do some shopping, Along with sweets, you may buy fine leather shoes and interesting marble items including miniature models of Taj Mahal. Agra Holidays - Book Agra Tours & travel packages at MakeMyTrip. Agra Tour & holiday Packages can be customized. Plan a tourism, travel to Agra and its various tourist attractions with Agra holiday packages. Explore exciting Agra Tourism with cheap vacation packages.