Tag Archives | Agra

List of articles on Agra, Uttar Pradesh. Includes detailed descriptions of the various sites, pictures, and hotel reviews.


Agra In Motion!

Agra, the capital of the Mughal emperors from 1526 to 1658, is home to many splendid Mughal-era buildings, most notably the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri, all three of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

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Agra Fort

Construction of the massive red-stone fort on the bank of the Yamuna river, was begun by Emperor Akbar in 1565.

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Agra Travel Tour


Nicknamed the Baby Taj, Itimad-Ud-Daulah is the exquisite tomb of Mirza Ghiyas Beg. This persian nobleman was Mumtaz Mahal’s grandfather.

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Taj Mahal

The entry to the inner compound is through a very impressive, 30m red sandstone gateway, which is inscribed with verses from the Quran.

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Agra Itinerary

The Perfect AGRA Itinerary

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!

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