The City of Taj – Agra

Agra, the city of the Taj Mahal is in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It has three UNESCO World Heritage sites, the Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort in the city and Fatehpur Sikri.

Must see

  • Taj Mahal
  • Agra Fort
  • Tomb of Itimad – Ud- Daullah
  • Fatehpur Sikri
  • Shri Mankameshwar Mandir
  • Taj Museum
  • Marble Cottage

When to visit

November to February

Learn

  • St. John’s College
  • Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University
  • Sarojini Naidu Medical College

Known for:

  • Leather Goods, Carpets, Handicrafts, Zari and Zardozi (embroidery work), Marble and Stone Carving

Get out

  • Mathura 58 km
  • Jaipur 243 km
  • Khujrao 325 km
  • Lucknow 334 km
  • Haridwar 400 km
  • Varanasi 605 km

Preferred for

Architecture | Biotechnology | Civil Engineering | Culture | Electrical Engineering | Electronics Engineering | Environment | History| Management | Mechanical Engineering etc.