Top Places near Taj Mahal Tempting You


While you are on Agra tours, Taj Mahal is one monument that doesn’t lies beyond your eyes. Listed in the Seven Wonders of the World, the marble edifice stands with a great pride on the bank of river Yamuna.

Gardens– The beauty of Taj is enhanced by the beautiful gardens surrounding it from all over. The gardens named as ‘bagh-i firdaus-a’in’, is paradise lookalike and a very National Rail Museum - Delhiimpressive part of the entire complex. It is square in shape that has been divided in four individual parts with two walkways; moreover, these four parts are also subdivided in four parts with much narrow walkways. Therefore, all in one square garden lies sixteen sub-squares. A line of fountains passes from the mid of main walkways. At the centre of the walkway, there is a ‘chabutra’ i.e. a raised platform of marbles having pool with five fountains.

Great Gate– The great gate is massive structure with a triadic opening. The huge door is the passage between jilaukhana to the garden that ultimately leads to beginning of the India Gate - Delhigreat mausoleum. It is a red sandstone structure beautifully carved with floral patterns in the white marbles. The tomb has pishtaq arches whereas the ceiling and walls have geometrical designs.

Jama Masjid– When you are on Taj Mahal Tours, the heritage destination of Fatehpur Sikhri will also fascinate you. It has many monuments but Jama Masjid is well known, as it is the largest mosque in India. The symmetrical building is decorated with beautiful architecture befitting the religious purpose, as well as the walls are in-scripted with color tiles and geometrical designs.

Mosque and Mehmaan-Khaana– On the left of the gardens is mosque whereas on the ride side lies the Mehmaan-Khaana (Guest House). In front of the mosque, there is a pool, Mosque in Taj Mahal Agrawhich is used as a place for ablution before prayer. Both the buildings are covered by three marble domes over platform.

Riverfront Terrace– It is approx 1.22 m above the garden level, and is among one of the most spectacular and impressive platform ever built. The front side of the building are ornamented with carvings of flower vases and palm trees framed with white marbles.

Jilaukhana (Forecourt) – The entrance to the masterpiece of the Mughal Era i.e. Taj Mahal is gained through a large forecourt area. The courtyards is lined by red sandstones buildings. There are 128 shops in the red building as well as two elevated royal tombs for the visitors in the forecourt. There in the Jilaukhana lies a freestanding entry gate to the Taj Mahal.

Rajasrhan – The wildlife escapade is full of thrill and adventure at Sawai Madhopur & Bharatpur where you can spot tigers, leopards, colorful migratory birds and many wild Rajasthan Tour Packagesanimals. Shopaholics and food lovers will find their paradise amidst the effervescent shopping orb and traditional Rajasthani cuisines. Rajasthan tours is incomplete without the camel outing and desert safari. Enjoy the rural village, sparkling sand dunes, nomadic lifestyles, and customs of tribes on a camel back at Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, and Chittorgarh.



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