Agra Tourism


AGRA TOURISM

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Agra was once the capital of the Mughal empire and even today it seems to linger in the past. Not surprising, for the Mughal emperors with their passion for building, endowed the city with some of the finest structures in the world. It is very easy to slip away here through the centuries into the grandeur and intrigues of the Mughal court. Agra is an old city and it is said that its name was derived from Agrabana, a forest that finds mention in the epic.





Sightseeing
The Agra Monuments are some of the finest tourist attractions in India during tour to India.Some of the Grand Monuments Worth Seeing when you travel to Agra are:- Taj Mahal, Agra fort, Fatehpur Sikri.
 
Hotels in Agra witness arrival of thousands of travelers from world around. Agra hotels offers accommodation options to suite all budgets. Some of the best hotels are - Oberoi amravalis, Taj gateway, Trident oberoi.
 
The shopping centres in Agra have enough to amuse and entertain.The Zari and embroidery works often form priorities in Agra. Leather goods, brass ware, carpets are the best buys of Agra.
 
The city of Agra houses restaurants, food corners that serve the best Mughlai cuisine in India. The baked meat, bread and chicken are the best in the menu. Dalmoth and Petha are popular sweets of the region.
 
Agra is an amalgamation of various culture belonging to different religions and caste including Hindu, Muslim, Christians and others.Hindi is the most important language spoken in Agra besides other languages.
 
The helpline services offers help to those that call. Agra helpline services offer telephone support offering acccess to information, advice or customer services. Police Lines- 0562-2266601, Fire Brigade - 101.
 
Known for its architectural brilliance the city also provides popular entertainment amenities. Some popular entertainment avenues include cinemas, clubs, parks and gardens, sports and recreation.
 
Agra district is situated in the western part of Uttar Pradesh with the headquarters at Agra city.Language spoken are Hindi, English, Urdu. Agra is the one of the prominent destinations of the World Tourism map with three heritage monuments.
 

Agra city map

Agra Maximum & minimum temperature and rainfall
  City Month Max Temp Min Temp Mean Rainfall mm
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra January 22.3 7.7 13.2
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra February 25.5 10.3 17.6
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra March 31.9 15.5 9.3
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra April 37.9 21.5 6.3
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra May 41.7 26.5 11.3
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra June 40.7 28.9 55.7
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra July 35.3 26.8 203.3
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra August 33.2 25.7 243.2
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra September 34 24.3 129.7
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra October 34 19.1 24.8
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra November 29.2 12.5 4.3
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Agra December 23.9 8.2 6.1