is the single most famous tourist destination of India and tours in Agra are
guaranteed to be an experience to cherish for a lifetime. One has to travel
to the great historical city of Agra and understand why the Taj Mahal is considered
as the "Love of a Man Epitomized in Stone".
Try going for tours in Agra and discover the fact that Agra is not only about the Taj Mahal, but much more. Once the seat of the great Mughals who ruled India for more than 300 years, Agra's architectural splendor reflects in the glorious monuments of medieval India built by the long lineage of Mughal rulers.
Place of tourists' delight, this ancient city is peppered with historical monuments dating back to the 16th and 17th century. Going further in time, in the great epic Mahabharat the region of Agra is described as Agraban (an integral part of the Brij Bhumi or the land of Lord Krishna). Beside its monumental richness, Agra is internationally famed for its Mughlai cuisine and souvenirs from the wide range of marble and leather items. Pick up a replica of the Taj made from a stone called Talk or get photographed with the reflection of the Taj in the pool as the backdrop.
How To Reach
By Road : Agra has the National Highway Numbers 2, 3, 11 passing through it. So the premier tourist destination of India, Agra is also well linked by bus services to other places in the State as well as outside the state. The state transports have deluxe as well as ordinary bus services for the place. There are conducted tours which take tourist not only to Agra, but the near by tourist spots too.
By Rail : Agra is a major railway station with almost all the trains to south India, Mumbai and many trains to Calcutta stopping here. Agra city is visited by the "Palace on Wheels" .The Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains have also their stoppage in Agra. The city is well connected by trains to almost every corner of the nation.
Agra is one of the hottest tourist destinations in India and all facilities
have been provided for the easy access to this place. It has its own airport
which connects Agra with all the major places in India. The Agra airport or
the Kheria airport has all the major domestic airlines having their services
to this place of the Taj.