7 Popular Places to Visit in Agra, India

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Agra is a city filled with popular tourist attractions. Here is a list of some of them...

Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is one of the wonders of the world. It is a cultural monument of India which was built by the Shah Jahan in the memory of his wife after her demise.


Agra Fort

Agra Fort is also known as Lal Qila, or Red Fort of Agra. It is a UNESCO world heritage site. This massive fort is made up of red sandstone in the banks of Yamuna river by Emperor Akbar.



This Tomb is one of the most impressive architectural wonders of the city of Agra. This monument is considered to be the inspiration behind the Taj Mahal & is also called "Baby Taj".


Mehtab Bagh

It was originally built by Emperor Babur as the last in a series of 11 parks on Yamuna's east bank. It is square in shape and is perfectly aligned with the Taj Mahal on the opposite bank.


Tomb of Akbar the Great

It is done in a similar style as of other monuments during the Mughal era & is the perfect symbol of Mughal architecture. Its loccatedin Sikandra.

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Fatehpur Sikri

It is a city near Agra and once was the capital of the Mughals. The buildings in it are made up of red sandstone. The pavilions of the imperial palace are geometrically arranged.


Chini Ka Rauza

Chini Ka Rauza also means China Tomb. It is a funerary monument built in the memory of the Prime Minister of the court Allama Afzal Khan Mullah during the time of Shah Jahan.


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