Hidden gems of Agra beyond Taj Mahal
By Travel House Delhi Start Date > 07-Jul-2020
The yesteryear Capital of the Mughal Empire Agra is known to the world as the home to one of the finest pieces of Persian and Mughal architecture Taj Mahal. Though Taj Mahal remains as one of the most visited tourist destinations by domestic as well as foreign visitors there are many other attractions in and around Agra which can mesmerize any visitor.
The Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri are three World Heritage sites. While Taj Mahal is known for being the symbol of love and its marvelous architecture on white marble, the Agra Fort is known for its majestic buildings and the masjid including other grand halls it houses. Built in red sandstone it is also known as the Red Fort. Fatehpur Sikri, nearly 23kms away from the Agra city stands witness to the mighty of the Mughal empire. The Buland Darwaja in Fatehpur Sikri is a must visit.
There are many other monuments in and around Agra without which the tour will not be complete for any visitor. The sites like Itmad-Ud-Daulah known as ‘Baby Taj’, Akbar Tomb, Jama Masjid, Mariam’s Tomb, Chini Ka Rauza, Aram Bagh and temples in Dayal Bagh are lesser talked about but hidden gems of Agra.
A visit to India can’t be complete without visiting the national capital, Delhi. If you are in Delhi, a short break to Agra will be a pleasant experience. Situated around 200kms from Delhi, Agra is connected to the national capital by multiple modes. A trip from Delhi to Agra by Volvo bus is the most comfortable and hassle-free travel option.
Travel House Delhi is a reliable name for all your needs for visit from Delhi to Agra by Bus. Just book your tickets and we guarantee a hassle-free memorable visit to Agra with all comfort and safety. All our Volvo buses are well equipped with all the safety precautions and sanitized to meet the post covid-19 scenario. All buses as fully air conditioned and accompanied by trained guides to ensure a memorable visit to all the monuments in Agra.