Agra houses the beautiful Taj Mahal, which is known as one of the Seven Wonders of the World. None the less Taj Mahal adds to the beauty of Agra and made Agra one of the most sought after tourist’s destination in Uttar Pradesh.
Well,well if you dreamt to witness the beauty of Taj and haven’t been yet, you are surely missing on something very grand and beautiful; and we would suggest you to plan a trip ASAP!
Here are those SEVEN things that you must be aware about before you plan a trip to Taj Mahal
1. Sunrise and sunset views of Taj Mahal
There are no as such time particularly to visit Taj Mahal because every weather does justice to the view differently. As the summers have been started the sun is all set to shine beautifully adding to the beauty of Taj.We would definitely suggest you to witness the sunrise and sunset view of Taj.Your experience will be worthful and will definitely add to your memories.
2. How to Reach Agra
Agra’s Kheria Airport is domestic airport connecting Agra with cities like Delhi, Jaipur, Kajuraho and Indore. Besides, Agra is well connected to all over India via railway and has four main railway stations-the Agra Cantonment, Agra Fort, Idgah Agra junction and Raja ki Mandi. Also, there are several buses running from important cities to Agra.
3. Explore more
Most probably people visit to Agra to witness the mesmerizing view of Taj Mahal but none the less,the beauty of city of love is endless as it houses several beautiful historical monuments that you should look forward to. Those monuments are:
- Agra Fort
- Jama Masjid
- Fatehpur Sikri
- Itmad-ud-Daulah’s Tomb
- Akbar’s Tomb
- Jodha Bai ka Rauza
4. Wander around in the Beautiful Gardens
Not only Taj Mahal or other monuments where you can witness the Mughal and Persian architecture but in gardens as well . The spectacular Mughal Gardens influenced by Persian architecture are part of Agra’s rich cultural heritage.You must visit the following gardens of Agra:
- Ram Bagh
- Mehtab Bagh
- Taj Mahal Garden
- Shah Jahan Bagh
5.Found yourself hungry
If you are in India's any part you are not more than few meters away from food. From roads to streets you can have best Indian food that too typical one at cheapest prices as the concept is serve with love. Not just the street one if you are craving for the posh or royal treatment ,a huge aspect of the City of Love ‘Agra’ is the culinary experience the city offers. We are sure you will fall for the lip-smacking food of Agra. We suggest you to try the following things when in Agra:
- Bedai Sabzi & Jalebi
- Aloo Bhalla & Bhel Puri at Chat Gali
- Crispy Dalmoth
- Paratha at at Ram Babu Paratha Bhandaar
- Chicken Frankie at Mama Franky
6. Shopaholics:Tips for you
Once you are done with sightseeing and eating stuff, there you go for some shopping.As Agra is well known for its leather goods & marble inlay work Visit the following shopping junctions:
- Sadar Bazaar for Leather Goods
- Kinari Bazaar for Handicrafts & Marble Work
- Subhash Bazaar for Silk Sarees
- Shoe market for Leather Shoes
7. For Sweet lovers:Pethas
Agra is well known for several things and one of them is its juicy Pethas which are famous all across the globe. The most well known shop for purchasing best Petha is ‘Panchi Petha’. Petha is available in vast variety and tastes heavenly. You can pick from Kesar Petha, Pan petha, Gulab Laddu, Kesar Petha and much more.
We would definitely advice you to pick some Pethas for your friends and family.
I am sure this information is gonna be helpful for those who are out and about or seeking for there trip to Agra.
We provide you with the best of our services and facilities throughout the Taj Mahal trip. You will have to enjoy the beauty of Taj Mahal and also some monuments near the Taj Mahal through the Taj Mahal Tour and Overnight Agra Tour.