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Sightseeing and Things to do in Agra

Last Updated: 18 Aug 2010 11 Contributors

There are many places of tourist interest in Agra but most of them can be grouped in one broad category – Monuments. Agra is mainly about architectural wonders, which has kept the visitors in awe and wonder since their inception. Be it the Taj Mahal, the architectural wonder of the world or the majestic Red Fort.  Then there are Mughal gardens and bustling markets that one can explore.

Things to do: History and Culture

Dayalbagh Temple

OK Rated #1 out of 11 attractions in Agra

The Dayalbagh temple is a tribute to the founder of Radha Swami faith and is a must visit in Agra.

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Taj Mahal

OK Rated #4 out of 11 attractions in Agra

The prime attraction in Agra, the Taj Mahal is more than 300 years old. It is one of the seven wonders of world. The Taj Mahal is an emperor's gift to his beloved wife. It was built by Shah Jahan in m... More

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Agra Fort

OK Rated #5 out of 11 attractions in Agra

The Red Fort as it is popularly known is another major place of tourist interest in Agra. Akbar, the great Mughal Emperor commissioned the construction of the Agra Fort in 1565, A.D. however, addition... More

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Things to do: Nature and Adventure

Ram Bagh

OK Rated #3 out of 11 attractions in Agra

This garden was founded by Babur, the founder of Mughal dynasty. It is believed that Babu was buried here for a brief period before he was taken to Kabul. It is open from dawn to dusk.

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Mehtab Bagh

OK Rated #6 out of 11 attractions in Agra

It is located on the left bank of the Yamuna. The garden complex measures 300 m X 300 m.

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Things to do: Shopping

Shopping

OK Rated #1 out of 11 attractions in Agra

Speciality of agra is ofcourse, its famous Panchi ka petha and dalmoth. Apart from that handicrafts, marble, metal artware, rugs and leatherwork like shoes, bags and belts are the speciality of Agra. ... More

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Things to do: Tours Nearby

Sikandra

OK Rated #2 out of 11 attractions in Agra

Approximately 12 km from Agra is Sikandra, the mausoleum of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. Like his secular outlook, the tomb has architecture that is a fine blend of Hindu and Muslim architectures. The to... More

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Fatehpur Sikri

OK Rated #3 out of 11 attractions in Agra

Akbar’s city – Fatehpur Sikri is 35 km from Agra. He built his dream city here but has to retrace his step back to Agra due to paucity of potable water. Fatehpur Sikri has many buildings of historical... More

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Things to do: Entertainment & Night Life

Mohabbat The Taj

OK Rated #11 out of 11 attractions in Agra

Mohabbat the Taj presented by the Sanskritik Natyashala is a series of play depicting the saga of love. The true and immortal love of the Mughal Emperor Shajahan for Mumtaj Mahal - his beautiful wife... More

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