Know About splendid and eventful tour of Agra (City of Taj ) Uttar Pradesh
Agra a historic city is among the world’s most visited travel destinations. In the India tourism Agra can be considered as the jewel of tourism crown. Agra is dot travel destination for  famous love monument build in white marble called Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal is  one among the seven wonders of the world, have enormous importance in heritage tour of India.

Besides the Taj Mahal, two other monuments of Agra city, Fatehpur Sikari and Agra Fort [Red Fort] are also on the World Heritage list of UNESCO.

Over the years handicrafts of city like Zari and Embroidery work and leather footwear are not only appreciated by the world market but also among the hot salable items.

Since almost a century, a sweet dish has become the signatory dish of Agra.


Vital Tourist Information : Agra (City of Taj )

Location : Situate in North Indian state Uttar Pradesh at about 3 hours journey from the national capital Delhi.


Near By City : Agra


State : Uttar Pradesh


Famous as / For : Taj Mahal - World Heritage Sites - Temples - Petha [Sweet] - Leather industry [Footwear]


Weather & Climate : Agra city have Extreme and Tropical weather.


Temperature : Summer : Min. 22°C Max. 45°C Winter : Min. 4°C Max. 31° C


Best Time to Visit : October - March


Spoken Languages : Hindi - Urdu - Sindhi - English


Dining / Food Facility : Agra is best city in India for Mughlai cuisine. The baked meat, bread and chicken, Tandoori Chicken, continental and north Indian dishes are there to chose from. Dalmoath and Petha [Sweet] are the common snacks. Petha - a sweet dish is very closely associated with Agra City.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir : Agra is shopping paradise for visitors as they can purchase Handicraft Products - Leather footwear - Carpets - Jewelry and Sweet "Petha" as the tour souvenir.


Travel Tips : Taj Mahal remains closed for visitor entrance on Friday and on the other days entrance is allowed between 06 : 00 to 19 : 00 hours. Agra is among on the top list of most visited world cities, advance booking of hotel rooms and sight seeing proves very handy for the visitors.


Tourist Spots/Attraction : Agra Fort - Dayal Bag - Fatehpur Sikari - Sikandara - Taj Mahal - Guru Ka Tal Gurudwara - Kailash Temple


How To Reach Agra (City of Taj ) Uttar Pradesh


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station : City have railway station of own and direct trains for Delhi, Jaipur and all major cities.


Road Travel / Bus Route : Highway connects Agra with Delhi, Ajmer, Jaipur and other cities by regular bus service.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport : Agra airport is connected with other travel destinations by regular domestic flights.


Local Transportation : Auto Rickshaw, Taxi, Rented Tourist Vehicles