Agra is one of the popular and famous destinations of India, is situated on the banks of River Yamuna in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Taj Mahal is the favorite attraction in Agra which is known as symbol of love. It is the most stunning architectural masterpiece of India and named in Seven Wonders of the World. The Tāj Mahal was built by Shāh Jahān in loving memory of his wife Mumtāz Mahal. Agra is also known as a Mughal city because it was established by the Mughals Monuments like Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Sikandra and other major tourist attractions. The Tāj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpūr Sikrī are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Agra is also meant to be a center of art, Culture and education. Agra entertains millions of visitors and tourists from around the world every year.
Altitude: 171 m
STD Code: 0562
Temperature : Summer: 45.0- 21.9 C
Winter: 31.7- 04.2 C
Clothes: Summer: Cotton Winter: Light Woolens
Local transport: Bus services are run by Agra Municipal Corporation. Other transport modes include rickshaws and autorickshaws. Tourists can hire a taxi for local sight seeing from a local taxi stand
Best Season: The best time to visit Agra is between October to March.
How to Reach
By Air: Agra is connected by air with Delhi, Varanasi and Khajuraho. Kheria airport is 6 Kms from the city centre.
By Train :Agra is well connected by rail with major cities in India.
By Road: Agra is well connected with the major cities in North India.