Agra is a city on the banks of the Yamuna river in Uttar Pradesh. The city is known for famous Heritage Sites like The Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort. The city is also famous for its Mughlai cuisine. Agra has developed itself into an industrial town, which manufactures footwear, leather and many more things. The city is also home to one of the oldest college known as St. John's College, which was established in 1850


It was during the Mughal Period when Agra gained some of the incredible monuments like the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Buland Darwaza, Akbar Tomb and many more. The heritage places of the city are the most significant sites of India. Some of the famous attractions are mentioned below:


When you think of Agra, the very first thing that comes to your mind is The Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders in the world. The city is mostly famous for its cultural and diverse ethnicity, situated on the banks of the river Yamuna. Check out these below listed things that will redefine your view of the city:


Agra is known for a varieties of unique crafts which are nowhere to be seen these days. One of the most commonly purchased collectible things include a replica of the Taj Mahal. The city is also famous for embroidery and textiles. Some of the shopping complexes and malls are:


Agra is not only famous for the mesmerizing Taj Mahal but its food too. It is one of the best food serving spots in India. The city is very populated, yet it encounters foodies coming from all over the country. Below listed is the best street food in Agra:


Agra, attracts thousands of visitors throughout the year from far and wide.

With a number of heritage places to see, the city also has some famous parks and gardens that includes:


Agra has a number of museums. The great Museums in the city speak about the powerful Mughal dynasty and their contributions. The museums will take you to the city's rich culture its history. Some of them are:


Agra is full of religious places with temples, mosques, gurudwaras that attract pilgrims and religion enthusiasts throughout the year. If you're planning to visit Agra, below are some of the religious sites which are worth paying a visit:


Agra never fails to impress its visitors and offers the best, be it food, hospitality, rich culture, the city has it all. Agra hosts a number of fair and festivals every year, that attracts tourists from across the world. Some of the festivals and fairs are:


Agra is home to one of the most famous sights in the world. Below listed are some pretty luxurious and comfortable hotels, some of which overlook the Taj.


Agra's culture can easily be seen in the architecture of buildings but it can be best felt in the cuisine of the city. Agra offers an abundance of choice when it comes to food. Some of the best restaurants are listed below:



Hindi and Urdu are the most spoken language in Agra but English is spoken as well.