Agra is the city of state Uttar Pradesh and it is best known for the 1st new world of wonder ‘ Taj Mahal’, which is also a symbol of love. The city attracts thousands of tourists from all over the world every year to have a glimpse of Taj. But, the city has many more attractions in addition to Taj, that make it one of the best tourist spots in Uttar Pradesh. Have a look what this city offers you.
Local Market Of Agra
The local market of Agra has a plethora of stuff that one can buy, ranging from clothes, fabric to leather bags, imitation jewellery and many more. The famous markets in the city are Kinari Bazaar, Sadar Bazaar, Sanjay Palace, Raja Ki Mandi and the Taj Ganj market. You can spend your whole day in these overwhelming markets to collect some exclusive gems, without getting bored.
If you are a food lover, Agra has some of the best cuisines for you. You can taste the authentic food of Agra at some local shops, and don’t miss the world-famous mouth-watering Agra ka petha.
Mother Teresa Missionaries Charity
Saint Mother Teresa has spent her long years of life in India and throughout her life, she worked for the charity. One of the Mother Teresa instituted the Missionaries of Charity is in Agra as well. You can visit this place to see how charity work and also collect information about the functioning of this institution.
You can start your journey from Taj Mahal and end it at Fatehpur Sikri via Agra Fort, to watch the Mughal’s history and their legacy.
Mathura and Vrindavan Tour
Mathura and Vrindavan is the place where Lord Krishna took birth and grew up. Therefore, this place holds a huge importance for Hindu communities of India. Moreover, Mathura and Vrindavan are also world famous because of many stories and history attached to it. It is just a few kilometres from Agra.
Sun Rise And Sun Set At Taj
Taj Mahal has unmatched beauty and in a day, it can be seen in three different shades. In the morning when the sun rises, the Taj has a pinkish appearance, in the evening, it turns milky white and in the night it turns golden. All three looks of Taj are mesmerizing.
In addition to these beauties, the Agra city has many more magnetism, that can hold your stay in the city for a few more days. You can spend a day to have a walking tour of the city, enjoy cycle rickshaw ride, visit local villages of Agra and then can finally move to Chambal Safari and Alligator day tour.