Unarguably the magnificent Taj Mahal, which is one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, counts among the top places to visit in the whole of India. But besides this UNESCO World Heritage Site, the city of Agra has many other prized possessions from the past that are definitely worth visiting. Some such historical wonders and tourist places in Agra are Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Jahangir Mahal and Jama Masjid. Clicking the Taj from Mehtab Bagh, enjoying a boat ride on the Yamuna River, watching a Kalakriti dance drama, and spending a fun-filled day at Dolphin – The Water World are a few other things to do in Agra.
We have also covered the famous shopping bazaars and the best restaurants in Agra that serve the best authentic dishes. After sightseeing, head to the famous shopping streets in the city like Subhash Bazaar for silk sarees, Sadar Bazaar for leather items, Kinari Bazaar for handicrafts, and Raja Ki Mandi for everything. Don’t forget to try street food delicacies including parathas, bedai, chicken kebab wraps and the legendary petha. For authentic Mughlai treats, head to restaurants like Pinch of Spice, Esphahan, Sky Grill, and Jahanpanah. There are also some happening nightclubs in Agra’s Tajganj area for night owls.
Merge Agra tour with Delhi and Jaipur to cover India’s famous tourist circuit of the Golden Triangle.