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Agra Destination Guide

Touring Agra in India.

Agra in the region of Uttar Pradesh with it's 1,430,055 citizens is located in India - some 111 mi (or 179 km) South-East of New Delhi, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Agra in India

Time in Agra is now 03:46 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kolkata" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Shimla, Sikandra, New Delhi, Malpura, Lucknow or Bhopal. Being here already, consider visiting Tajganj, Nagla Dhimar, Dayal Bagh and Agra. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

39°C / 102 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Evening Temperature 38°C / 100 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 1005.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Saturday, 25th of March 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (87 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Sunday, 26th of March 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 31°C (88 °F)
Night: 24°C (76 °F)
Monday, 27th of March 2017
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 34°C (93 °F)
Night: 25°C (76 °F)

Videos

Have Sword Will Travel Sword Swallower ...

00:32 min ( February 19, 2012 by CapnCutless)
Views: 128 - Rating: 5/5

Have Sword, Will Travel -- Sword swallower Dan Meyer swallowing a sword in Agra India, home of the Taj Mahal. Watch as a skeptical Indian man walks up in disbelief! This was filmed at the Red Fort in ...

Jagran Film Festival at Agra

04:14 min ( August 06, 2012 by inextlive)
Views: 40 - Rating: 5/5

With ILa Arun some famous film personalities participate in Jagran Film Festival at Agra


Jaypee Greens Garden City Plots Agra Kub...

00:46 min ( May 16, 2012 by arunavobanerjee)
Views: 246 - Rating: 0/5

Call Arun @ +. Best township in Agra with features and amenities Developed by Jaypee Greens, India's leading township planner and developer with track record of 3 world class townships in NCR Located ...

Agra India - spinning around the world

04:52 min ( May 22, 2012 by travelfunlife)
Views: 42 - Rating: 0/5

Day 340 of 400...spinning around the world. Today we visited one of the 7 Wonders of the World...the Taj Mahal. After lunch we visited the Baby Taj and Mehtab Bagh. After a long day of site-seeing we ...


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Interesting facts about this location

Agra Fort

Agra Fort, is a monument, a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It is about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal. The fort can be more accurately described as a walled city. Agra Fort was originally a brick fort, held by the Hindu Sikarwar Rajputs. It was mentioned for the first time in 1080 AD when a Ghaznavide force captured it. Sikandar Lodi (1488–1517) was the first Sultan of Delhi who shifted to Agra and lived in the fort.

More reading: Agra Fort homepage
Located at 27.18, 78.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Forts in Uttar Pradesh

St. Peter's College, Agra

St. Peter’s College, Agra is one of the oldest convent schools in India. It is a Roman Catholic Institution granted Minority Rights under Article 30 of the Indian Constitution. It is located east of Paliwal Park and opposite the commercial district of Sanjay Place. The campus is 50 acres . The school is accredited under the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education board for grade 10th and under the Indian School Certificate board for Grade 12.

More reading: St. Peter's College, Agra homepage
Located at 27.18, 78.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Academic institutions formerly affiliated with the University of Calcutta, Education in Agra, Roman Catholic universities and colleges in India, Schools in Uttar Pradesh

Tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah

Etimad-ud-Daula's Tomb is a Mughal mausoleum in the city of Agra in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Often described as 'jewel box', sometimes called the 'Baby Tāj', the tomb of I'timād-ud-Daulah is often regarded as a draft of the Tāj Mahal. Along with the main building, the structure consists of numerous outbuildings and gardens.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.18, 78.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1628, Buildings and structures in Agra, Mausoleums in India, Monuments and memorials in Uttar Pradesh, Mughal architecture, Persian gardens in India, Visitor attractions in Agra

Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The Taj Mahal is widely recognized as "the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage". Taj Mahal is regarded by many as the finest example of Mughal architecture, a style that combines elements from Islamic, Persian, Ottoman Turkish and Indian architectural styles.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.18, 78.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Agra, Buildings and structures completed in 1654, Buildings and structures in Agra, Domes, Indian architecture, Iranian architecture, Islamic architecture, Mausoleums in India, Monuments and memorials in Uttar Pradesh, Mughal architecture, Mughal funerary gardens in India, Persian gardens in India, Taj Mahal, Visitor attractions in Agra, Visitor attractions in Uttar Pradesh, World Heritage Sites in India

Dayalbagh

Dayalbagh is a suburb of Agra in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Dayalbagh is the headquarters of the Radhasoami Faith religion. The city is also home to Dayalbagh Educational Institute. It comprises various colleges, prominently among them being Dayalbagh Engineering College.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 27.18, 78.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in Agra district, Neighbourhoods of Agra

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