Agra Tour Packages, Holidays - Get the best Agra Travel deals from Ritual Holidays. Book your Travel Packages, Agra Tour and Vacation.
Holidays in Agra - Find complete list of Agra Tour and Agra Travel Packages with available deals. Book Agra Holiday Packages online with Ritual Holidays and explore all tourist places at lowest price.
Agra is a famous tourist city in Uttar Pradesh state of India. It is about 205 kms south of India's current capital Delhi city. Agra is a historical city and one time Indian capital. It is located on the bank of Yamuna river. It is known world wide due to Taj Mahal which counted among 7 wonders of the world. From tourism point of view, Agra have 3 UNESCO world heritage sites i.e. Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and abandoned city "Fatehpur Sikri". In addition to this, their are large number of other monuments to watch in Agra and its surrounding areas. It is counted among must visit tourism cities of India. Apart from tourism, Agra is a small scale Industry city also. Being close to Delhi, it maintains very good business link with Delhi. It is very well connected from Delhi by road and train. Agra is counted among most populous cities of India due to high density of population. Indian Army and Air Force has its base in Agra which shows the strategical importance of this city. It is the Mughal dynasty rule, when Agra was at its peak. They made Agra, the capital city of India and was main power center of India. They ruled for long time in Agra and their marks are scattered in Agra and its nearby areas. After Mughal rule, Agra came under British rule till independence. After independence, Agra city grown industrially and get linked with Delhi as a main market. Small scale industries like leather industry, paper industry etc. are well established in this city. Here tourism has grown since 1980 and now playing main role in city economy.