Agra famously known as the city of Taj is one of the wonderful cities of the country; it is beautifully laid on the banks of river Yamuna which is considered to be one of the holy rivers of the country. Agra is the city that has huge cultural significance in Uttar Pradesh and termed as the third largest cities of the state. The city shows its prominence through tourism as millions of people usually visit every year there.
There are many Agra tours package provided by hundreds of tour operators and travel agents in India and abroad. This city has shot into fame with the presence of famous enchanting monument known as Taj Mahal. Thousands of tourists of all ages, having different religious and cultural backgrounds pay tribute to the eternal love that took the shape of monument.
Apart from it, there are also some other attractions that are lying over some other parts of the city which are worthy for travelers who cherish the architectural marvel of these monuments. The excellence of the Mughal architecture can be observed through various stylish designs that became center of attractions for tourists visiting in Agra. This city can also be considered as the city of UESCO Heritage Sites and no tour will be satisfying until the visitors pay visit to these cultural attractions through tour package of Agra in India.
Agra is glowing with the lights of glories and pride that all have been lit by none other than the famous Taj Mahal whose beauty compelled the entire world to put into the list of the world seven wonders. This monumental marvel is the end product of the undying love given by Emperor Shah Jahan to his wife Mumtaz Mahal that fully got shape in the 16th century. It was included into the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites; it looked more gorgeous during the full moon as it was built with white marble stone that magically shine with every moon's ray; it is so fascinating that most of tourists usually wait for this moment to fully enjoy the romance blended with culture and nature.
Today, the entire world has been getting the waves promulgated by this monument; it is the significant part of the every tour package of Agra and many other ones.
The Agra city tour of India will introduce some other monuments located in the Taj City. The Red Fort or Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri are the UNESCO World Heritage Sites that can be availed by tourists. The Red Fort is the creativity displayed by the great Mughal King Akbar. However, it is told that after its construction it was his son Shah Jahan who again restored and beautified in the 15th century giving wonderful architectural shapes consisting of gardens full of flowers during those times.