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Places To Visit In Agra

Among the major places to visit in Agra are the Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort. Taj Mahal is among the major World Heritage Sites but more than that is perhaps the most beautiful symbol of love and dedication built by Shah Jahan in loving memory of his deceased wife Mumtaj Mahal. The Taj Mahal is among the most popular tourist sites of the world as well and is visited by innumerable travelers from every corner of the globe who avail various Taj tours. The Agra Fort is from where Emperor Akbar initiated his grand empire across the vast expanse of the then Hindustan and is an important tourist site as well.

Some of the other Agra tourist attractions are Sikandra, Jama Masjid, Itmad-ud Daulah's Tomb, Chini Ka Rauza and Mariam's Tomb. There are other places to see in Agra such as Swami Bagh, Mehtab Bagh and Ram Bagh. The major temples here include Balkeshwar Temple, Shyam Ji Maharaj Temple, Kailash Temple, Mahakal and Mahakali Temple, Mankameshwar Temple, Rawli Maharaj Temple and Prithvinath Temple.

Last Updated On: 2011/09/02