City & Culture
Agra is famous for its history, rich cultural heritage, marvelous architecture and emerging business activities. People belonging to different cultures who took birth and flourished here contribute in making Agra an epicenter of our country's culture. Apart from historic monuments and finest luxury hotels in Agra, the city is known for its mouth-watering cuisines and interesting traditions.
Whether it's a leisure tour or a business trip to Agra, it will be incomplete without visiting the evergreen Taj Mahal - one of the Seven Wonders of the World and a symbol of love. The mausoleum built by Mughal ruler Shah Jahan for his wife, Mumtaz Mahal, is loved by local as well as foreign travelers.
Designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Agra Fort is a beautiful architectural jewel that reminds about the rich history of the city, which was a prominent region in Mughal era.
Built by Emperor Akbar with an aim to have a walled city, Fatehpur Sikri is a beautiful example of spectacular architecture, which is quite different from other Mughal mausoleums in the country.