Agra is listed among the most incredible
cities of India with housing the magnificent hallmarks in the form
of mesmerizing monuments and exceptional cultural attractions. The
city is not only replete with amazing wonders but it is also fringed
with some of the eminent tourist destination which can be included
in your itinerary if you are visiting Agra.
Fatehpur Sikri is an ancient walled city positioned at the outskirts
of Agra and a must visit for those who wants to experience beyond Agra.
The city belonged to the eminent ruler Akbar and was known to be the
most royal places of the time. However the city acts as historic ruins
but it still retains its era old charm and attracts visitors with its
Vrindavan is another destination you can include in your trip as it
is near by the territory of Agra and is replete with spiritual as well
as enchanting attractions. The place is eminent by the name of lord
Krishna as it affirms to be the destination where lord Krishna, during
their teenage and childhood years, loved to play with his friends and
beloved Radha. With such significance you can explore intriguing places
depicting the various life events of lord Krishna.
Mathura alike above is a destination showcasing the divine spiritualness
of this incredibly cultural nation. The place is eminent as the birth
place of lord Krishna and holds immense significance in Hindu religion.
The place is embellished with divine temples that showcase mesmerizing
serenity and spirituality.
Bharatpur bird Sanctuary is one of the most fabulous destinations to
catch the amazing wild in action. It serves as the best place for wildlife
enthusiasts and if you are visiting Agra and left with some extra time
do explore the exotic wild species of this sanctuary. However it is
the best place to find the vibrant and chirpy water birds and migratory
birds that visits the place in their respective season. Chambal national
park is another fabulous destination providing the same with some other
amazing attractions as well.
If you can manage to take out a day or two then do visit Delhi the
national capital of India or Jaipur the royal city of architectural
marvels both of which are equally beautiful and significant in their
Population : 1,118,800
Altitude : 169 mts
State : Uttar Pradesh
Temperature : 30°C - 40C (Summers), 10°C - 20°C (Winters).
Dialing Code: 0562
When to Go : The best time to visit Agra is between September to November and March to April. Other months are equally favorable, but since Agra is in the temperate climatic zone, it experiences extreme temperature swings.
CITIES AROUND AGRA
Delhi: 203 km
Khajuraho: 393 km
Lucknow: 363 km
Nainital: 376 km
Sikandra: 10 km
Varanasi: 577 km
Dehradun: 381 km
Gwalior: 118 km
Jaipur: 232 km
Mathura - Vrindavan: 58 km
ATTRACTIONS AROUND AGRA
Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary
Chambal Wildlife Sanctuary
Panna National Park
Ranthambore National Park
Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary