Agra Tour One Day Affair With The Taj Mahal-incubus

Travel-and-Leisure Agra was the imperial capital of the Mughal court during the 16th and 17th centuries before it was shifted to Delhi. The Mughals were prolific builders and nowhere is this more evident than in the picturesque riverine egion along the Yamuna which is the backdrop for its palaces, tombs, forts and gardens. Three of these, the Taj Mahal, The Agra Fort and Akbars Abandoned capital of fatehpur Sikri have been declared World Heritage sites by UNESCO. Agra lies in the center of a rich and varied cultural territory. At one end of this region are the pastoral fields around Yamuna, and at the other , the stark and awesome ravines of the Chambal river.Between these two river are a number of towns, monuments and sanctuaries, making this one of the most popular travel circuits in North India. In my thology , Mathura was the sacred territory of Krishna while in history , it was the center of an important Buddhist kingdom and the imperial Mughal highway ran through it. Later Jat and Rajput Bundela kings built forts and Palaces in nearby Bharatpur, Deeg, Jhansi, Datia and Orcha. This region contains some of the best examples of Indian art and architecture. Agra was the imperial Mughal capital during the 16th and 17th centuries.It was from here that the emperors Akbar , Jahangir and Shah Jahan governed their vas empire. The Agra city flourished under their patronage, attracting artisans from Persia and Central Asia, and also from other parts of India.Who built luxurious forts, mausoleums and gardens. Agras strategic location on the banks of the Yamuna as well as on the Grand Trunk Road linking eastern India with the west , made it a trading station, visited by merchants and travelers from all over the world. With the decline of the Mughals, Agra was captured by the Jats, the Marathas and finally the British. Getting around: By Road: The best way to get Agra is by Car & Coach. The national highway (NH2) which runs from Delhi to Agra goes through Mathura.A network of smaller roads links the region beyond Mathura and Brindavan. By Train: Agra is also well connected by trains including the prominent high speed Shatabdi Train which goes from Delhi to Bhopal via Gwalior and Jhansi and the Taj Express between Delhi to Agra. Sevaral trains pass through Jhansi. Agra, Mathura & Vrindavan tour gives you the plentiful delights due to its historical and spiritual significance worldwide. .bining these illustrious towns in one tour .es out as a charismatic tourist circuit. Visiting these places is a life time experience as it consists of three extraordinary towns such as Agra, Mathura and Vrindavan. All three places are located in very close proximity. Enjoy Agra tours by visiting Taj Mahal, a glimmering marble mausoleum built in 16th century by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his wife late Mumtaj Mahal, Fatepur Sikri and majestic Agra Fort. Mathura is a birth place of Shri Lord Krishna, regarded one of the seven holy cities of India and most sacred place for the Hindus. It is often called as Krishn Janm Bhoomi. There are numerous temples visited by large number of followers on Mathura Tour packages every day such as Dwarikadheesh Temple, Naam Yog Sadhna Temple. Vrindavan is jus 11 km away from town of Mathura houses various Hindu temples. Lord Shri Krishna spent his youth in the town of Vrindavan that is why it is so popular. You can visit very famous Banke Bihari Temple, Rang ji temple and iskon temple in Vrindavan tours. You can discover many more religious places in & around associated with Lord Shri Krishna such as Goverdhan, Gokul & Barsana. Goverdhan hill is worshiped because it was lifted by Lord Shri Krishna and held is up to protect his people from the deity Indra (A god of rain).Barsana is a small hamlet near Mathura where Lord Krishna’s favorite Gopi Radha spent her childhood. These sacred places can be a part of golden triangle tour and Delhi Mathura tour. Of many tourist places in India, Agra is the most famous one. Enjoy Agra Tour Package with some of the great monuments sightseeing. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: