The city of Agra has an indelible mark on the global map as home to one of the seven wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal. But there is more to the city than just the Taj. From monuments, shrines and tombs dedicated to love, to the most intricately carved handicrafts, sprawling landscaped gardens and delicious food, there is a lot that makes Agra one of India's most loved tourist attractions. Roam around its ancient lanes and you would know what makes it such a hit. global map as home to one of the seven wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal. But there is more to the city than just the Taj. From monuments, shrines and tombs dedicated to love, to the most intricately carved handicrafts, sprawling landscaped gardens and delicious food, there is a lot that makes Agra one of India's most loved tourist attractions. Roam around its ancient lanes and you would know what makes it such a hit.

Places to visit in Agra(4 Featured Guides)

When it comes to the places to visit in Agra,there is no dearth of choices for the travellers. Though magnificence of the Taj attracts tourists to Agra from all over the world, this city is also peppered with forts, tombs and mausoleums that make for an attractive itinerary. Nicknamed Baby Taj, the tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah is worth a visit. A visit to the ruined city of Fatehpur Sikri,Agra Fort and Akbar’s Tomb also deserve a place in your itinerary.

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