Agra

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A little about Agra

Sitting at the edge of the majestic Yamuna River, Agra was once the glorious capital of the mighty Mughal Empire at the peak of its power. However, in todays world, Agra is synonymous with the glorious Taj Mahal. The city remains a popular travel destination among Indian and international travellers alike since the Taj Mahal is both a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the new Wonders of the World. There are many other attractions in the city including forts, palaces, temples, tombs, mosques, lakes, parks and gardens for one to enjoy. Take in sights like the sprawling Agra Fort, which was once the centrehold of the Mughal capital, Shah Jahans architectural brilliance reflected in the towering Jama Masjid and Akbars ancient city, Fatehpur Sikri, to name a few. Agra is also a popular shopping destination where you can buy marble with inlay work, semi-precious stones, jewellery and handicrafts. The city is also very famous for its superior quality leather goods like bags, belts and jackets. You can also buy beautiful silk and wool rugs and carpets with Mughal motifs here. Brimming with history,culture, shopping and food, Agra has all the right ingredients to make it a fun-filled holiday destination!

Buses to Agra

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