Taj Mahal & Baby Taj Tour
Located on the banks of the river Yamuna and home to one of the 7 wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal, Agra is a must visit for tourists and Indians.The crowded streets of this vibrant city in Uttar Pradesh, once the capital of the mighty Mughal empire houses some of the most beautiful architectural miracles of the world.
The stunning Taj Mahal, 1653’s testament to love built by a grieving emperor Shah Jahan for his dying queen Mumtaz Mahal.A UNESCO World Heritage site where history and architecture are painted in romance.The toil of thousands of artisans and labourers resulted in this architectural masterpiece combining the best of Persian,Turkish and Indian styles.
Equally impressive is the sandstone Red Fort built by Mughal Emperor Akbar dating back to 1565.It’s magnificent 20m tall walls,towers, bastions and ramparts and majestic gateways symbolize the confidence and power the Mughal emperors weilded .Other places to see are the Sikandra fort,Itimad ud Daulah,The Baby Taj and Fatehpur sikri.
We cannot fail to mention the culinary attraction, the famous Agra ka Petha tasty chaat and Lassi.