An industrial city tat is located on the back of river Yamuna is Agra. Mughal emperor Babur in the year 1526 established the capital in Agra. In the city you will witness heritage of Mughal dynasty as well as captivating tombs, forts as well as mausoleums. On top of that there are other places as well as monuments which are well known for the beauty as well as importance in Agra.
Few tourist attractions of Agra include:
This is one of the most popular tourist attractions of India as well as throughout the world. This is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. This is the monument that was constructed by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of Mumtaz Mahal his beloved wife as sign of love. It is constructed on the red sandstone base and then top is constructed out of big white marble. On the walls as well as the floors reflect fascinating calligraphy as well as mosaic work which is ornamented through precious stones.
The fort that was custom made by the Mughal emperor Akbar in the year 1565 is Agra fort. This was built in the era of Shah Jahan. This fort is in the semi circle shape and comprises of straight wall Facing River. Some of the worth seeing things at this fort are Pearl Mosque, Diwan-e-Am, Diwan-e-Khas, Jahangir's Palace, Musamam Burj, Shish Mahal and the Khas Mahal.
This is the fort that is located around thirty five kilometers from Agra city and this is the construction by Mughal Emperor Akbar. This fort is well known for the Buland Darwaza which was built to denote the victory of the state of Guajarat. There was shortage of water and so this was abandoned by Akbar.
Agra Photo Gallery
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