Trip from Achhnera to Agra

General Information About Agra

Situated on the banks of  river Yamuna, the city of Agra has had a long tryst with history that dates back to the Mahabharata. It is during the Mughal rule that Agra assumed importance and Sikander Lodhi is known as its founder. It is here that Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal in memoriam of his queen Mumtaz Mahal.

Under British rule, the region was known as Presidency of Agra and was the seat of the government. It is home to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites, which are the chief  Agra sightseeing attractions.

Known for its cultural diversity, Hindus, Muslims, and Christians are all found in this city. Agra is the birthplace of two religions—Din Illahi, which gained popularity during Akbar’s reign, and the Radhaswami Faith.

Though Hindi is the primary language, Urdu, Brijbhasa, and English are also widely used. The annual ‘Taj Mahotsav’ is a 10-day event that showcases the folk arts, music, and crafts of the region to locals and those sightseeing in Agra.

 

One of the attraction in the Heritage list is Fatehpur Sikri, which is about 35 km from the city. The Bulund Darwaza is the most prominent of the various historical buildings found here. Among other things to do in Agra, you can go on the Mughal Heritage Walk, which is a 1 km loop.

 

Best time to Visit

October to March.

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Hotel Cost

Number of People: 32
Number of Days: 32
Number of Rooms: 23
Rent Per Room Per Day: 23

Fooding Cost

Number of People: 32
Number of Days: 32
Per Person per day: 800
   

8000

Remaining

Number of People: 32
Budget per Person: 32
Total Budget 23
Total Expenses 1212

8000

Treebo White Inn

Treebo White Inn

3.0 Star starting from INR 745

Situated in Agra, Treebo White Inn is 1.6 km from one of the wonders of the world – the Taj Mahal. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas. Treebo White Inn is 4 km from Agra Fort and the Agra Fort Railway Station. Kheria Airport is 10 km away.

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Hotel Suryansh

Hotel Suryansh

2 Star starting from INR 800

Set in Agra, 12 km from Taj Mahal, Hotel Suryansh features air-conditioned rooms and free private parking. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Rooms are equipped with a private bathroom. Hotel Suryansh features free WiFi .

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Hotel Raj Bed & Breakfast

Hotel Raj Bed & Breakfast

2.0 Star starting from INR 842

Hotel Raj Bed & Breakfast is located 2 km from Agra Fort. It offers a free pick up from Agra Domestic Airport. The hotel provides free Wi-Fi throughout the building and free parking. Hotel Raj is 7 km from Indira Gandhi Domestic Airport.

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Hotel Red Inn

Hotel Red Inn

2.0 Star starting from INR 850

Located 8 km from the famous Taj Mahal, Hotel Red Inn offers a 24-hour front desk and houses a restaurant. The hotel also has free Wi-Fi at all public areas.

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