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Agra

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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
Rating
Excellent (65)
Very good (33)
Average (18)
Poor (6)
Terrible (7)
Ranking
Ranked 1 out of 7 Places to visit in Uttar Pradesh
Ranked 3 in Historical Places tours
Best Time to Visit Agra
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
Where to Eat?
Things to do in Agra
Explore Rajasthan Tour (  10 Nights )
Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Pushkar, Kumbhalgarh, Ranakpu
₹ 21800*
Golden Triangle with Royal Safari (  7 Nights )
New Delhi,Jaipur,Ranthambore,Agra
₹ 25000*
Heritage Rajasthan Motorbike Trip (  9 Nights )
Delhi,Mandawa,Bikaner,Khimsar,Pushkar,Jaipur,Agra
₹ 72000*
Delhi Agra Jaipur (  4 Nights )
Delhi,Agra,Jaipur
₹ 9600*
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 (129)
visitor
3 ★
My overall experience in Agra was Good.
traveler
5 ★
Washroom facility is not so good. There is no entrance fee.
user
5 ★
No photography is allowed here.
anonymous
5 ★
My overall experience in Agra was Excellent. There is no entrance fee.
Nitin.m2434@gmail.com
from Delhi, india
1 ★
Washroom facility is not so good. My overall experience in Agra was Poor
Jagmer singh
from New Delhi, India
3 ★
Avoid touts for arranging guides at Tajmahal and Fatehpur Sikri. Ensure only government approved rates are charged.
traveler
4 ★
good places to enjoy but lot of touts who do not let you enjoy
user
3 ★
No photography is allowed here.
anonymous
3 ★
My overall experience in Agra was Good. There is no entrance fee. It has easy and good availability of food & drinks.
traveler
4 ★
Hello travel arranged for travel agency by providing many options. The packages provided were reasonable and most of the places were covered as planned. I would love to opt Hello travel again for future travel.
Do's & Dont's in Agra
  • Must See
  • Comfortable clothes
  • ID Required
    100%
  • Parking
  • Food Joints
  • Hidden gem
    50%
  • Cleanliness
    71%
  • Camera Allowed
    88%
  • Entrance Fee
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