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Taj Mahal Tour And Agra City Guide


									About Agra Tour Agra, the capital of Uttar Pradesh is situated on the banks of the
river Yamuna. It is bounded by Mathura in the north, Dhaulpur in the south, Firozabad
in the east and Bharatpur in the west. It is known for its magnificent architecture and
historic marvels. The forts and Palaces showcase the legendary sumptuousness of the
Mughals It is famous worldwide for its architectural wealth. The city is known for its
marble handicrafts, carpets and world famous leather. Agra and Taj Mahal City is
home to one of the wonders of the world; the splendid architectural monument Taj
Mahal. Climate The climate of Agra is extreme & Tropical. Summers are very hot &
winters are cold and foggy. The humidity is terrible. The maximum temperature can
be as high as 45 degree Celsius during the day, Nights are relatively cooler. During
winter the climate is pleasant and is always preferable for tourists to travel during
winters. The minimum temperature sometimes goes as low as 2-3 掳 C. Agra falls in a
semi-arid region, hence receives an annual rainfall of 26 inches. Best time to visit
Agra is in the winter season (December-February). Shopping in Agra Agra is known
for its handicrafts and fine arts tradition. The Taj Mahal City was the capital of the
Mughals, so lot of marble made handicrafts has their influence. The shopping arenas
are filled with vibrant colours. The leather manufactured in Agra is famous worldwide;
hence a tourist will find a wide range of leather shoes & sandals. Every tourist must
taste the famous 鈥淎 gra ka petha 鈥?a well known sweet. It 鈥檚 also famous for
other sweets like 鈥楪 azak 鈥?and a salty snack 鈥楧 almoth 鈥? There are lot of
shops which sell these sweets but the famous one is 鈥淧 anchi Petha 鈥?at the station
road. The main shopping areas of the city are Sadar Bazar, Kinari Bazar,
Raja-ki-Mandi, Sanjay Place and the Taj Mahal Complex. Shopping is recommended
at the Govt. Emporia or Souvenir Shops approved by Uttar Pradesh Tourism. A small
marble replica of the Taj mahal is a must buy for all the tourists. Places to visit Visit
Taj Mahal Agra is famous world-wide famous for Taj Mahal. It is one of the wonders
of the world. Known for its majestic beauty and a symbol of romance, it is one of
India 鈥檚 most fascinating and beautiful monuments. The Taj Mahal was built by
the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his Favourite queen Mumtaaz. Open time:
鈥?6am to 7.30 pm Agra Fort It was built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 AD .The fort is
known for its creative design. There are number of building in the fort which include,
including the Moti Masjid, Diwane-E-Am, Diwani-E-Khaas and Musanman Burj,
where the Emperor Shah Jahan died in imprisonment beside Jahangir 鈥檚 place,
Khaas Mahal and the Sheesh Mahal. Sikandra fort This is another richly decorated
structure. This is the last resting place of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. Fatepur sikri
This Historical city was constructed by Mughal Emperor Akbar and was served as the
empires capital. The Palace and the Jama Masjid which is one of the biggest mosques
in India are the famous places to visit. For more Informations:- Tags Taj Mahal Inida
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