Would you like to throb within the pulsating beauty of Agra, the city of Taj Mahal? Join Himalayan Glacier, we take you to Agra, one of the most visited cities of India located in north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh at the bank of Yamuna River.
Agra is a very important historical city of India civilized by the Mughal rulers. The city also served as the capital of Mughal for some time. Mainly the city is famous for wonderful historical monuments built by the Mughal emperors.
Taj Mahal is the most popular and must see heritage monument of Agra. Most of all travelers who come to Agra for tour never leave it before seeing the wonder of Taj Mahal. Millions of travelers visit this dreamy historical structure every year.
The masterpiece architecture was built by the great Mughal emperor Shan Jahan in memory of his beautiful wife after her death. A beautiful garden also sets around the Taj Mahal with a wonderful pool that offers the images of Taj Mahal over the surface of water. Due to its unique architecture and impressive beauty, the Taj Mahal is also included in Seven Wonders of the World and in World Heritage Sites as well.
In addition to Taj Mahal, Agra has lots of to explore. City Fort of Agra is a wonderful Mughal period monument and included in world heritage located just 2.5 km away from Taj Mahal. It is a grand fort and witness of several battles and important historical engagements. In last days of his life Shan Jahan was locked up inside this fort by his son.
Furthermore, City Fort of Agra keeps several important other structures. Anguri Bagh, Diwan-i-Am, Diwan-i-Khas, Mina Masjid, Moti Masjid, Takht-i-Jahangir, Rang Mahal, Shahi Burj and Shah Jahani Mahal are the some major structures of this complex.
Fatehpur Sikri is another world heritage site located in the surrounding of Agra. It is a beautiful town civilized by the Mughals and also famous for their historical structures and ruins. Buland Darwaza is the most popular attraction of Fatehpur Sikri.
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