Buddhists from all over the world, as well as travelers interested in the ancient history and culture of India, travel this pilgrimage circuit as well as to other sites in India associated with the Buddha.
Tag Archives | Uttar Pradesh
List of travel related articles on Uttar Pradesh. Includes detailed descriptions of the various sites, pictures, and hotel reviews.
Experience an event of a life time! The Maha Kumbh Mela- “The festival of the pot holding the nectar of immortality”- the largest human spectacle on the planet.
Mathura, a little town on the River Yamuna was transformed into a place of faith after Lord Krishna was born here.
Built during the16th century by Akbar the Great, Fatehpur Sikri (the City of Victory) was the capital of the Mughal Empire for only some 10 years.
Agra, the capital of the Mughal emperors from 1526 to 1658, is home to many splendid Mughal-era buildings, most notably the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri, all three of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
This outstanding sandstone and marble tomb commemorates the greatest of the Mughal emperors.
Agra is not just about the Taj Mahal. This ancient city is home to some fabulous monuments including the Red Fort, Itimad-ud-Daulah, and Sikandara, all of which should be on every traveler’s ‘must visit in Agra’ list!
Duration : 13 Days
Route : Delhi → Jaipur → Fatehpur Sikri → Agra → Gwalior → Orchha → Khajuraho → Varanasi → Delhi
Duration : 14 days
Route : Delhi → Agra → Orchha → Bandhavgarh → Khajuraho → Varanasi → Delhi