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World renowned for magnificent Mausoleum Taj Mahal, Agra is considered as one of the most loving metropolitanís in the country. Here is a list of some popular tourist attractions Agra, India are:
Built in 1653 A.D, Taj Mahal made by Shah Jahan in the loving memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz, this is undoubtedly amongst the popular places to see in Agra, India. Made out of pure white marvel, the monument is Indiaís most gorgeous and charming piece of architecture. It took 22 years and hard work of over 20,000 workers to complete this splendid piece of art. The architecture splendor is extremely enchanting and surely impresses couples in love.
With lot of history attached to it, Agra Fort occupies prominent position amongst famous tourist attractions Agra, India. Itís said Aurangzeb, the son of Shah Jahan, imprisoned his own father in the fort. And he spent last days of his life watching his lovely Taj Mahal from the windows of the Agra Fort. Akbar, built the fort as an armed institution, however later it was incompletely changed into a palace by Shah Jahan. With passing time, lots of things were added by his grand sons. Though a lot of parts have restricted permission still Agra Fort is amongst the most impressive place to see in Agra, India.
Itmad-ud-Daula, a white marble tomb, was built in 1622-1628 A.D by Nur Jahan in the loving memory of her loving father Ghiasud-Din-Beg is another must places to see in Agra, India. The beautiful tomb is situated on the left bank of River Yamuna, near Yamuna Bridge Railway station.
With all these, Ram Bagh, Sikandra, Jehangir Palace is other important tourist attraction Agra, India. All of them have some unique history attached to it and promise great time.