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Agra

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5 ★
PlaceAgra
AreaUttar Pradesh, India
Language Hindi, Urdu, English
WeatherSummer 30°C to 40°C, Winter 0°C to 10°C
Plan before:1 days
Prices starting: 2007/night
Best Time: January, Feburary, December
Ideal Duration1 - 3 Days
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Agra Overview
259 customer reviews

Rating
Excellent (175)
Very good (56)
Average (18)
Poor (5)
Terrible (5)
Do's & Dont's in Agra
  • Must See
    96%
  • Comfortable clothes
    83%
  • Parking
    71%
  • Food Joints
    95%
  • Hidden gem
    50%
  • Cleanliness
    71%
Ranking
Ranked 1 out of 7 Places to visit in Uttar Pradesh
Ranked 3 in Historical Places tours
Best time to visit for Solo - January, Feburary, December
Best time to visit for Couple - January, Feburary, December
Best time to visit for Family and Friends - January, Feburary, December

Ideal duration for holidays in Agra is 1 - 3 Days, Best for Weekend trips
Popular amongst travelers from agra, new delhi, mumbai, hyderabad, chennai
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Things to do in Agra
About Agra
Currency: Rupees - INR
Pincode: 282001

Famed with one of the Seven Wonders of the World - Taj Mahal, Agra is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. Agra is a virtual fort of history and architecture located in the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. Historical monuments, architectural grandeur ventures and the beauty of marbles, Agra thrives as one of the tourist destination in India.

Agra, a medieval city, was assumed to be built in 1475, had been found its place even in the epic Mahabharatha as Agraban means paradise. The renowned second century geographer Ptolemy spotted this place as Agra in his world map. Agra was the capital of many dynasties including Lodhi and Mughals.
 

Fast Facts

Weather

Summer 25 to 46 C
Winter 1 to 26 C

Best Season

Oct - Mar

Getting to Agra

AIR

Agra's Kheria Airport is located 8 km away from the heart of the city. Agra is connected to Varanasi, Delhi and Khajuraho by air. For other cities, tourists need to take the flight to Delhi and continue the onward journey by train or bus.

RAIL

There are four railway stations in Agra - Agra Cantt, Raja-ki-Mandi, Agra Fort, and Idgah Agra Junction. The city is well connected by train services to all the important cities in India. There are many super fast express trains connecting Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata.

ROAD

Agra is connected by road to Delhi, Lucknow and Kanpur. There are many chartered tourist deluxe bus services from Delhi to Agra. Lucknow and Kanpur are connected to Agra by Road transport corporation buses.
 


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Agra Reviews (259)
Padam
from Delhi, India
5 ★
My overall experience in Agra was Excellent.
Quang
from Delhi, India
4 ★
Washroom facility is not so good. There is no entrance fee.
Nitish Kumar Panja
from Kolkata, india
4 ★
No photography is allowed here.
Padam
from Delhi, India
4 ★
My overall experience in Agra was Very Good. There is no entrance fee. It has easy and good availability of food & drinks.
Ramla
from Chennai, india
4 ★
Washroom facility is not so good. My overall experience in Agra was Very Good
P.Syed Sahib Vali
from Tirupati, india
4 ★
My overall experience in Agra was Very Good. It has easy and good availability of food & drinks.
P.Syed Sahib Vali
from Tirupati, india
4 ★
Washroom facility is not so good. There is no entrance fee.
P.Syed Sahib Vali
from Tirupati, india
4 ★
No photography is allowed here.
Sriram
from Chennai, india
4 ★
My overall experience in Agra was Very Good. There is no entrance fee. It has easy and good availability of food & drinks.
Srikanth
from Chennai, india
4 ★
Washroom facility is not so good. My overall experience in Agra was Very Good
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