The city of Agra is home to one of the most popular monuments in the world- Taj Mahal. Famous as the symbol of love this monument tells the immortal love story of Mogul emperor Shah Jahna and his wife Mumtaz Mahal. It took around twenty two years to build the whole structure. As the history goes Shah Jahan employed twenty thousand labors and many famous architects of that time. The most beautiful part of Taj Mahal is the white marble arched tomb which stands on a square platform. It’s beauty has been a source of inspiration for poets, musicians, painters and lovers. Situated on the bank of river Yamuna this snow white structure is considered to be one of the seven wonders of world.
An India Tour is incomplete without visiting Taj Mahal. In fact most of the tourist head straight away to Agra to visit Taj at first. The unparalleled beauty of Taj cannot be expressed in word it can only be seen through eyes. As soon as you enter the main gate the white marble structure appears like moon in the sky. The white marble tomb has beautiful Persian designing on its wall. Verses from the Holy book-Quran are also inscribed on the walls. Taj Mahal is famous as a symbol of love and a Taj tour can be most enjoyed with your partner.
Visiting Taj Mahal in full moon light is an experience no tourist can afford to miss. Taj looks splendid all throughout the day but its sight during night is breathtaking. Set against the backdrop of the black sky the snow white Taj shines with its full glory. Come to Taj with your camera or painting brushes because once you are here you would not be able to resist the temptation to capture the beauty of Taj for forever. A Taj Tour is also very fulfilling for people who are interested in architecture and history. Taj Mahal is one of the finest examples of Mogul and Persian architecture.
There are many tour packages which can take you to Agra. The Golden Triangle Tour is one of the most famous of them. It takes you to Delhi, Jaipur and Agra and gives you a chance to explore theses cities. One day trip during which, you can visit Taj Mahal and other sightseeing spots of Agra are very popular among tourists. Romantic Tours to Taj are very much in demand among couples. Delhi-Agra tours give you an opportunity to not only see historical monuments but also explore the culture and history of these cities. Visit to Taj is the focus of this trip.
India is a land of unimaginable possibilities. A tourist to India can explore so much here. The city of Agra is well connected to all major cities of India through airways, railways and roadways. The climate of Agra remains hot most of the year except for December to February when it’s really cold. If traveling in summers you should carry light clothes as summers are really hot in Agra.