Agra tour packages & holidays
Agra as a tour and holiday destination
Agra is an ancient city in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh in India. It is also known as the city of the Taj Mahal and hosts two other UNESCO world heritage sites, the Agra Fort and the Fatehpur Sikri. The Taj Mahal is made from white Mable and is well known as the monument of love. Agra is about 200km from Delhi and is one of the points of the tourists Golden triangle Agra-Delhi-Jaipur. This Indian city has quite a number of attractions for anyone visiting this country for holiday can enjoy. There are many temples and historic buildings to view and a rich Indian culture to experience. The Adlabs Multiplex is one other unique attractions of Agra. It is the first ever interactive cinema theatre in the world.
Things to do in Agra
Anyone can enjoy their stay in Agra, India. Indians are well known for their spicy foods. If you want to have a taste of India's meals, and snacks, you will want to try out Chaat, samosas, petha and paneer tikka. These delicacies can be found in most of the hotels and restaurants around the city. Agra does not have much of a night life, but there are many other activities that can certainly make your visit worthwhile. In many of the tourist hotels around the city, you will find cultural shows scheduled for visitor particularly in the evenings. These hotels are fairly affordable and one can even make a reservation online.
Best time to visit Agra
Perhaps the best way to experience the city is to take a walk. Aside from the occasional hawkers disrupting your site seeing, walking around the city will give you a chance to view everything in a different and more attractive angle. Anytime of the year is good enough time to visit Agra, India. However March often offers the best times to experience the culture, craft, art, music and the Hindi traditions because of the 10 day Taj Mahotsav festivals.