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					Uttar Pradesh Tourist Attractions: Fatehpur Sikri
Fatehpur city is the home of India's some of the attractive unbelievable historical palaces,
monuments and other buildings. It is a place of historical interests, which attracts millions of
tourists from all over the world every year. Fatehpur Sikri, It is built near the much older sikri,
The Historical city of Fatehabad,as it named first. It is one of the beautiful uttar pradesh tourist
attractions. Fatehpur sikri was constructed by Mughal emperor Akbar in 1571. This was built in
honour of Sufi saint Salim Chishti. Akbar was the thirs mughal emperor and he built this palace
in 16 th centuary. Akbar's has three sons, Changes and extensions were added to the
monument by his son Jahangir. Approximately 12 years fatehpur Sikri was Akbar's capital that is
1571-1585. Akbar experimented with architecture and art, and he built a city using his ideals
and visions. Sikri is built upon a rocky ridge, an extension of the upper Vindhya ranges, which
are older rounded mountains and hills. It is situated on the bank of a large natural lake, now
mostly it is dried, and abundance of water, forest and raw material, made it suitable for
habitation. It’s really incredible.

Today, Fatehpur Sikri has become the deserted and first planned city. The most finest
monuments, palaces and bulidings within this area includes Diwan-i-Am, Buland Darwaza,
Panch Mahal, Diwan-i-Khas, the tomb of Saint Sheikh Salim Chishti, and the Jama Masjid
.These are mainly included in uttar pradesh tourist attractions. It is one of the largest mosques
In India these are the big examples of mughal architecture. November to February is the best
time to visit this places.Fatehpur Sikri is closed on Mondays. Now fatehpur sikri is the world
heritage site under UNESCO. Here you can see different traditions and cultures. Some of the
buildings and all you can see the architecture of both jains and hindu’s.

There is a lot of places to be seen here. Its architectural style was have lot of differences it is
extented by the great akbar. He is initiated with Persian style, and later it was further mixed and
matched with Arab and Central Asian styles of architecture. So don’t miss to plan a trip to uttar
pradesh tourist attractions. Sikri fully reflected with Akbar's secular vision and his tolerant style
of governance. Due to some shortage of water, for a few centuries the city was abandoned and
effectively became a ghost town. While most of its treasures have been plundered, in India
Fatehpur Sikri remains one of the best and most surviving monuments of the Mughal era.




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Description: http://uttarpradeshtouristattractions.wordpress.com/ ,Fatehpur city is the home of India's some of the attractive unbelievable historical palaces, monuments and other buildings. It is a place of historical interests, which attracts millions of tourists from all over the world every year. Fatehpur Sikri, It is built near the much older sikri, The Historical city of Fatehabad,as it named first. It is one of the beautiful uttar pradesh tourist attractions.