We could see the fort from the Taj Mahal and when we arrived it was as lovely as expected. Quite historical.
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This is one of the best monuments I have ever visited in India. The architecture is really mind boggling. The way all 3 main gates are designed are fabulous. Main structures like Diwan-e-Khas & Diwan-e-aam are very much intact. History is every where spread...what you...More
A highlight of our guided tour of the sub-continent, the Fort at Agra is exceptional and a highly recommended visit while in Agra.
Another veritable treasure trove of the Mughal architectural tradition. There are number of monuments within the fort like Jahangiri Mahal, Khas Mahal, Diwan-I-Khas, Diwan-I-Aam etc. which are also great places of interest to the tourist for years.
This is a wonderfully evocative place with some awe inspiring architecture. Sadly the smell of an open sewer on entry is not good and the faded glory of the place is a real shame. The Indian government should really consider saving their heritage for posterity.
A fascinating story about Akbar the Great and his family's history. A fascinating fort, and well worth a trip.
We had a guide which "helped" keep the travelling bands of "selfie-seeking" creepy young men aged 18-25 away from my teenage daughter. If you are a western woman, you need a guide and a couple of men with you to feel safe here.
It was a long flight from Seattle to New Delhi (via Tokyo) we reached around 2 am. People who received us gave up their struggle to stay awake and we were not even having sleep in our thoughts. Our whole family planned a trip to...More