WHY IS AGRA TRIP SO FAMOUS? TOP REASONS FOR VISITING AGRA

When we are talking about Agra, the first thing comes into mind is Taj Mahal. The city becomes renowned for this minarets. The extraordinary carvings, sculpture of this minarets really awe people. This is an immortal invention in the era of Mughal emperors. This becomes one wonder of world, among seven. This was created by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan for his wife Mumtaz Mahal. So this is a symbol of love. Visiting Agra will create an unforgettable moment in your mind. 3 to 4 days’ trip of Agra in vacation will be ever lasted undoubtedly. The perfect place for young couples, as well as for family trip. Numerous people from different nation can be found here in many times of the year. Though people mostly choose August, September, October, November, etc. months to visit here. This is not too many far from Delhi.

Taj Mahal Agra
Taj Mahal A

            Though Agra is also famous for so many historical things, apart from Taj Mahal. Another wonderful visiting thing of Agra is Red Fort. Moreover, Fatehpur Sikri, Agra Fort, Tomb of Akbar, Jama Masjid, Taj Museum, etc. are the important visiting places of Agra. There are plenty of reasons for making trip in Agra. Some important reasons are discussed below.

1. Destination of One of the Seven Wonders in World Situated Here

The mandate reason of visiting Agra is Taj Mahal. People from many country come here just for taking one view of Taj Mahal. The excellent carvings of this minarets is really admirable. This sculpture made Indian history special. This was made in the time Mughal Emperor Shahjahan. He made it for his wife for making their love everlasting. The minaret was made by white marble. The night view of Taj Mahal is flawless.

2. Agra Fort

Another great invention in the era of Mughal was Agra Fort. That time, Shahjahan was also Mughal’s emperor. But Akbar and their grandson also contributed for making of this fort. The fort is symbol of potential, courage of the Mughal emperors. The Fort was made by red stone, also some portions of this fort was made of white marble. This is such a wonderful combinational creation of Mughal and Islam work. Also, there are sound and light effects shows of some life events of Mughal emperors for tourists.

3. Wonderful Visit in Mehtab Bagh

Another beautiful thing is situated in the north of Taj Mahal is Mehtab Bagh. Both two beautiful things make Agra glorious for all tourists. The name of this bagh is Moonlit Garden. This bagh was made by the Mughal emperor Babur. The bagh is situated besides the Yamuna River. This is one of the great places for photography. This is last invention by Mughal emperors.

4. Shopping

The small city Agra gives us so many reasons for visiting there. One of the exciting activity you can obviously do here is shopping. The city has so many wonderful, unique things to buy. Some important things are – showpiece of Taj Mahal minaret, zardosi saree with embroidery works, carpets, leather articles, etc. Also, there are so many delicious foods’ shops in local area. You may get samosa, petha, kachori, etc. food from local street foods’ shop.

5. Other Excellent Architectures

Agra becomes one of the most visiting places of India due to have so many historical illustration, ancient architectures. Another grandiose creation of Mughal era apart from Taj Mahal is Fatehpur Sikri. It’s also an attraction of points for tourists. It was also made from red stone. It’s incredible working, excellent carvings attract people from all over the world. So this is also an obvious thing to observe in the trip of Agra. Moreover, the city offers more mosques, palaces, courtyards etc.

6. Delicious Foods of Agra

Another points of attractions for tourism is unique, delicious, divine foods of Agra. Agra is a source of so many special dishes. Plenty of tasty non vegetarian and vegetarian dishes are available here. Like – tandoori chicken, dalmoth, jalebi, paneer tikka, etc. Some important, reliable restaurants of Agra are – Agra Chat House, Shilpgram Restaurant, cloud restaurant, Thaaliwala, Manoj Restaurant etc. So the city also provides wonderful trip with delicious foods.

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Conclusion

There are plenty of reasons to visit in Agra. First of all, Taj Mahal is an obvious and main reason to visit in Agra. Still, there are so many attractions, like – forts, palaces, mosques, courtyards etc. for tourists. So people from different country come here for making ever last memory in Agra. Also, the city has so many hotels and restaurants for providing reliable, comfortable services to all tourists. People mostly choose October, November, December months to visit here. So don’t late to make a memorable trip in Agra with family or partners.

10 Wildlife Sanctuaries in India for Adventurous Safari

India as a country has not only been diverse in maintaining in cure but also in maintaining its biodiversity. With projects to protect the wild endangered animals, India has many projects on National park which I have listed below;

  1. Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand
Jim Corbett National park

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This park is name after the famous Corbett and was one of the first national parks to be opened. They run special programs to safe the endangered species of Royal Bengal tigers and the great Indian elephants. The best time to visit is between Nov to June and March to May. This place offers Open jeep safari, Elephant safari for a first- hand experience with the animals.

  • Bandhavgarh National Park, Madhya Pradesh:

Settled on the foothills of Vindhyachal Mountains, this national park has the highest density of tigers along with white tiger sometimes. This park has a wide variety of species and activities like Open jeep safari, night safari and a visit to Bandhavgarh Fort can be done.

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  • Ranthambore National Park, Rajasthan:

This is one of the biggest national parks near Sawai, Madhopur, Rajasthan. And is a home to the Royal Bengal tiger, Nilgai, leopard, black bucks etc. The best time to visit this place is between March to May and October to June.

ranthambore national park

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safaris are available to take you inside the jungle for a up close feel with the wild animals

  • Gir Wildlife Sanctuary, Gujarat:

Gir forests are a home to the largest population of Asiatic lions living in their natural habitat along with rare to see birds making it a hot favorite with many natural enthusiasts. Safari is a must do here to see the Asiatic lions in their territory.

  • Kaziranga National Park, Assam:

This national park is a UNESCO world heritage site and is nestled in the North east corridor on the floodplains of the Brahmaputra and consists of forests and wetlands. This park boasts of having the highest population of one- horned rhinoceros in the world and Ganges river Dolphins which is a truly rare sight. Stay can be arranged on the spectacular tree house giving you a glimpse of the nearby area below.

  • Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh:

Kanha is one of the top national parks in India and consists of the most diverse variety of species and Flora and Fauna. It is a home to the Royal Bengal tigers, Panthers, sambar, black buck, jackal and a variety of other species. This park truly owns a place as it’s supporting one of the greatest number of animals in their natural habitat.

  • Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Kerala:

Located on the Western Ghats in Kerala, this is one of the most picturesque national parks amongst all. The highlight here being the Periyar lake where the lake safari can be done to spot rare animals inside the park. Best time to visit is between September to November. Activities include boat safari, jeep safari and stay inside the Jungle packages.

Periyar national park
  • Sunderbans National Park, West Bengal:

This is a unique UNESCO world heritage site, located on the river Delta which is a home to rare Royal Bengal Tigers, and salt water crocodiles. One spotlight are the eerie mangroves of the Sundari tress who roots stay afloat.  Best time to visit are from October to April

  • Pench National Park, Madhya Pradesh:

This park is located on the borders of Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra and is a home to rare species of birds and an endangered species of vultures. This park contains equally diverse fauna with rare plant species too.

pench national park madhya pradesh

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Best time to visit is between October to June. Activities like bird watch and boat rides to its nearby islands are some of the things people look forward to.

Bandipur National Park, Karnataka

Bandipur national park is a part of the Nilgiri Biosphere reserve and is now a sanctuary for tigers. This has one of the highest species of tigers along with varying species of gaur, sambar, langurs and black-knapped hare etc.