Best time to visit: October to March
Culture: The culture of Agra was largely influenced by the Mughals, who gifted the city with fine specimens of wonderful buildings and architectures. Agra culture is a mix of cultures belonging to different religions and caste including Hindu, Muslim, Christians and others.
Food: The Mughlai Agra cuisines mostly includes sumptuous non-vegetarian dishes like Kababs, Kormas and curries which involve abundant use of curd, cream, nuts, almond sauce and an amalgam of carefully selected spices. Petha is also popular in Agra.
Highlights: Taj Mahal, Agra Fort.
Top Hotels: Hotel Amar Vilas Agra, Hotel Jaypee Palace Agra, Grand Hotel, Crystal Inn, Pushp Villa, Htel Kant, Hotel Taj View, Hotel Amar, Ranjit Hotel, Hotel Ganga Ratan.
Shopping: You can buy Handicrafts, Panchi Petha, and Leather Goods. A marble copy of the Taj Mahal is a well liked memento.
Climate: The climate of Agra is extreme and tropical. Summers in Agra are extremely hot and the maximum temperature can be as high as 45 degree Celsius, while winters are cold and foggy. Heavy rains and high humidity mark the monsoon season. Agra travel & Taj Mahal travel is feasible throughout the year, but one must avoid the extreme hot summers (April-June) and rainy season (July-Sept). The most suitable time to tour Agra is in winters.
How to Reach
By Air: Nearest airport is Agra Airport.
By Train: There are four railway stations in Agra - Agra Cantt, Raja-ki-Mandi, Agra Fort, and Idgah Agra Junction to reach the Agra from Train.
By Road: From Delhi Utter Pradesh Roadways operates an excellent bus service to Agra, busses are available after every 30 minutes from Sarai Kale Khan ISBT, Travel time is approximately 04:30 hours.
Duration: 4 Days/3 Night
Places to visit: Delhi - Agra - Delhi
Day 1: (Delhi Arrival)
On the arrival at the Delhi IGI airport you will reach Delhi and will be accompanied to the hotel that has been booked in advance. After reaching hotel you can go sightseeing tour in Delhi like go for historical places, shopping in Chandi Chowk etc. After enjoying the day you will return back the hotel for the overnight stay and dinner.
Day 2: (Delhi - Agra)
After having breakfast you will go for Agra from bus or own vehicle or by Train from Delhi. You will check into the hotel of Agra. After refreshment you can go for various attractions like Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Jama Masjid and Museum. You will stay in Hotel overnight.
Day 3: (Agra Tour)
After breakfast you will continue the tour of Agra like Fatehpur Sikri, Sikandra Tomb etc. Then you are free for shpopping. You will stay in Hotel in Night.
Day 4: (Agra - Delhi)
Last day you will back to the Delhi.