The intriguing facts about the city of Agra
Have you booked your Agra Tour Package to see the wonder of the world? If yes then, there are some facts that you should know before stepping in the city to enhance your travel experience in the entirety. Agra is known to gather tourists from every nook and corner of the world and is located on the banks of River Yamuna, it gets a maximum number of tourists even though the One Day Tour Packages. The tourists with time constraints also take out the time for a One Day Agra Tour, to see the monumental place. And, as a result of this, Agra is the only city in the North to have 10 five star hotels after the National Capital. So here are a few facts that you should know about Agra.
The Agra Fort was not built by Shah Jahan
Whenever the history of Agra Fort is questioned, the credit goes to Shah Jahan for the construction of the masterpiece but, originally it was built by the Rajput Kings as a brick before the Mughals came into power. And, later Akbar renovated it with red sandstone and your Agra Tour Package will be inclusive of the visit to the fort.
The Yamuna River was known as the Blue Rive
One wouldn’t believe after seeing the present condition of Yamuna River that is was known as the blue river and the riverbeds could easily be seen, but the pollution in the city has led to it being one of the most contaminated rivers. But, it has not stopped complimenting the Taj Mahal till date and gives a mystic view to it which you can be a spectator of on a One Day Agra Tour.
Largest shoe-manufacturing hub
Agra, apart from the Taj Mahal, and Petha is renowned for its footwear industry. Currently, Agra is the largest manufacturer of shoes in the country and the second-largest exporter of the world after China. And, even if you have One Day Tour Packages don’t forget to get yourself a nice pair of leather shoes.
The city with 3 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Agra is the home for 3 UNESCO World Heritage Sites namely the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri which is the major reason to draw the attention of tourists from all over the globe. Also, it is the heart of the Golden Triangle Tour in India.
Get your Agra Tour Packages booked by Treasure Trip India, to have a hassle-free experience of traveling to the city of Agra. Get your One Day Tour Packages if you have the time constraint and go on the One Day Tour to the city of Agra.