Agra finds a place on the global popularity charts due to the presence of one of the New Seven Wonders of the World here, the Taj Mahal. This colossal white marble beauty is the epitome of love, that was built by a loving husband in the memory of his wife, whom he tragically lost, needs no introduction and description. But that is not all that has the power to attract anybody to this magnificent city. The city of Agra is steeped in history and spellbinding culture, that`s an intoxicating blend of the prowess of various rulers and their kingdoms. There are many significant places that make Agra such an amazing place. You can visit the famous Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Mankameshwar Temple to name a few. Each has an interesting and fascinating past, which anybody would greedily savour.
The exquisite handicraft that embodies the ingenuity of the extremely skilled and gifted craftsmen is another thing you need to look out for. Don’t be surprised if you are surrounded by tremendously excited and friendly locals, especially kids, who always strive to make sure that you have a pleasant trip here. The charm of this small yet enticing city is something that you just can`t miss. Don`t forget to slow down your pace to enjoy the very soul of the city, that eventually permeates into you. And, before you leave, stack up on those incredibly famous Petha, a sweet delicacy, and see yourself melting away into its luscious taste!