Things to see and do - Agra
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Agra Travel guide
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Along with Delhi and Lahore (now part of Pakistan), Agra was one of the three finest cities of the Mughal empire, and as such its architectural splendour is not limited to that of the Taj Mahal, as here you’ll find some of the most beautiful buildings from the 17C. Palaces, mosques and tombs are all part of this mosaic inspired by Allah’s paradise. Sadly, the filthy centre of the city, which has been disfigured by hideous architecture, is besieged by horrendous traffic that has had a disfiguring effect on these architectural marvels.
Tourist attractions Agra : Things to see and do
This magical palace, the tomb of the wife of Sultan Shah Jahan who died in childbirth, is an extraordinary testament to the power of love. Completed in 1644, the monument took twelve years to build, with its fine marble walls, four slender minarets a..
Like many of the forts built during the Mughal period, Agra Fort, surrounded by double walls, housed a mix of private dwellings and religious buildings. Built in 1565 by Akbar, the fort was extended and embellished in 1571 by Shah Jahan, the smitten ..
With its four 13m-high look-out towers, this tomb (1628), built by Empress Nur Jahan for her father Mirza Ghiyas Beg, is reminiscent of the Tomb of Jahangir in Lahore (Pakistan). The exterior is entirely clad in white marble and encrusted with semi-p..
D-2/1, Kamla Nagar, Bye Pass Road IND - Agra 282005
Prix Prices from : 1599 INR
Hotel Anjuman is located in the Rakabganj district in Agra, 2.6 km from Taj Mahal. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free WiFi is offered and free private parking is available on site. Every room at this hotel is air conditioned and features a TV. S..
Q.No. 9, Gawalior Road, Opp.Budh Vihar Bus Stand, Agra, Uttar Pradesh IND - Agra 282001
Offering a restaurant, Dreams Inn Agra (Villa Harmony) is located in Agra. Free WiFi access is available. The famous Agra Fort and Jama Masjid are just 500 metres away. Each room here will provide you with a TV, air conditioning and a terrace. Featu..
Dhakran Crossing, M. G. Road IND - Agra 282010
Prix Prices from : 2499 INR
Featuring free Wi-Fi and a restaurant, Hotel Moti Palace offers rooms in Agra. Red Fort and Agra Fort Railway station are 2 km away. Taj Mahal is 5 km away. Each air-conditioned room includes a seating area and flat-screen TV with satellite channels..