Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra:  Agra is the very popular city in North India, because of major tourist destination which includes Mughal era buildings, Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri and many more destinations that will definitely attracts you.

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Hello everyone today I Rahat Arora sharing with you about the destinations to visit near Agra.

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Agra is a famous destination in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh. This city is situated on the banks of Yamuna River and is the most populated city in Uttar Pradesh. The distance of Agra from South of Delhi is 206 kms and 378 kms from the state capital Lucknow in West. This city is known for many tourist destinations which are popular all over the world.

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

 

Ways to reach at Agra:

By Air: To reach here by air the nearest airport is Agra airport. This airport is well connected by Air India flights to rest of the world through Mumbai and Delhi. Here are the routes followed by Air India flights to reach at Agra on various days

Delhi to Varanasi to Agra on Monday, Wednesday, Saturday

Agra to Khajuraho to Varanasi to Delhi on Monday, Wednesday, Saturday

Mumbai to Agra to Mumbai on Tuesday and Thursday.

By Rail: To reach here by train the nearest station is at Agra. This station is well connected to other cities through an established railway network. This city is connected through Jammu, Punjab, New Delhi, Bombay, Calcutta, Madras, Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Pune, Bhopal, Indore, Kochi, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Ujjain, Jaipur, Aligarh, Mathura, Alwar, Lucknow, Thiruvananthapuram through various trains like Bhopal Shatabdi, Taj Express, Bhopal Express, Malwa Express, Gondwana Express,  Jammutawi Express, Shreedham Express, Garib Rath, Tamil Nadu Express, Chennai Rajdhani, Allahabad Mathura Express.

By Road: To reach here by road Idgah Bus Stand, Taj Depot, Ford Depot and Inter State Bus Terminal are major bus stands in Agra that connects to major cities of North India. Agra is also well connected through 3 National Highways and 1 express ways.

National Highways that connects Agra are :

National Highway 2 connects Delhi to Agra. The distance of Agra from Delhi through this highway is 200 kms. The main access to this highway is along with Mathura road in Delhi. If you are coming from South of Delhi it is easier to take Aurobindo Marg and then to reach at National Highway 2 via Tughlakabad.

National Highway 93 connects Agra Moradabad via Aligarh.

Delhi or Noida  highway connects  Delhi to Agra. The distance of Agra from Delhi is 200 km. This highway is also connected  to Aligarh and Mathura via state highways.

Yamuna Expressway  is a 6-lane which is extendable up to 8 lanes that Greater Noida with Agra via Khair and Mathura in Uttar Pradesh. The distance of Agra from this expressway is 165 kms.

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Here are 6 famous destinations  to visit in Agra:

Taj Mahal: The most famous destination not only in Agra but in the whole world. Many Foreign visitors also visit Taj Mahal and is situated on the south bank of Yamuna River. This place is also one of the “seven wonders of the world”. This monument was built by Mughal king Shah Jahan for his beloved wife, Mumtāz Mahal and this monument took 22 years to built and finally this monument was completed in 1653.

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Agra Fort: This fort is the must visit destination in Agra after Taj Mahal. The view of this fort is beautiful and even on a really hot day it is cool and also the architecture of this fort was stunning. This fort was made by Mughal emperor Akbar’s son Jahangir in 1565 AD and is situated at the river bank of yamuna river. This fort is made up of totally red sand stone and some marbels.

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Fatehpur Sikri: This place is very beautiful because of the architecture of Fatehpur Sikri fort. This fort was built by Mughal king Akbar as his capital but later abandoned it due to shortage of water. Inside the fort you will see Durgah which gives you a calm and peace. At the top of the fort you can clearly see the whole view of Agra city.

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra  Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Mankameshwar Temple: This temple is very famous in Agra city. This temple is one of the four ancient temples in Agra dedicated to Lord Shiva. This temple is just 2.5 kms away from Taj Mahal and 1 km from Agra Fort.

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Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Gurudwara Guru Ka Tal: Guru ka Tal is a holy place of worship for the Sikhs. This Gurudwara is related to 9th Sikh Guru Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji. This holy place attracts a large number of devotees and tourists. If you are looking for a peace then, you must visit this place.

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra  Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Ram Bagh: This is one of the oldest Mughal garden in India which was built by the Emperor Bābar in 1528 on the bank of the Yamuna. This garden is only 2.34 km away from Taj Mahal in North. The structure of this garden is designed in a way that the wind from the Yamuna is combined with the greenery to keep them cool even during the peak of summers.

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Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Accommodation facilities in Agra:

8 Best Hotels in Agra:

Hotel Radisson Blu:

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Hotel Amar:

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Hotel Jaypee Palace:

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Hotel Grand, Agra:

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Hotel Atithi:

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Hotel Mughal Sheraton:

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Hotel Chandra Pushp Palace:

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Hotel Alleviate:

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

Famous destinations that will blow your Heart to visit near Agra

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Hello everyone, I am Rahat Arora, I like to explore and capture good travel memories. Being travel lover I am also (travel blogger) through which I share my experience about places with the combination of exploring the place, culture and cuisines. So, I hope you all like my travel experience.

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