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Agra Map, India

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Agra Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Agra with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Agra useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Agra!

Agra Travel Guide

The Agra Fort in the BackdropTaj Mahal- Built by Emperor Shah Jahan as a symbol of his love to his favorite queen Mumtaj Mahal. Completed in 1653 C.E, it took 20,000 workers and 22 years to complete. Open from 6 A.M. to 7.30 P.M. (closed Fridays) read more
 

Agra Nightlife

Luxury Golden Triangle tours in indiaThere are excellent restaurants, coffee shops and bars in the city to fulfill your tummy’s needs. Some of these great restaurants include the following spots: Noor Jahan Restaurant, Jharoka-E-Taj, Capri Resturant, Grand Buffet, Olive Garden Multicuisine restaurant and other local restaurants and cafes that you can discover walking the peaceful streets of Agra. There are also many movie theatres around the Civil Lines... read more
 

Agra History

popular destination in indiaAgra has not always been Agra.  In the Indian classic Mahabharat, current day Agra is known as Agravana. This is due to the fact that during the ancient period of India, when the Aryans conquered India’s Agra, they called the city Arya Griha. It was not until the Greek Philosopher Aristotle referred to Arya Griha as Agra that it became known under its current name. read more
 

Agra Sightseeing

Fatehpur Sikri: It is situated just 37 kilometers outside of Agra. It was a town built by the great Emperor Akbar in Red Sandstone and it is named after him. The main intention of Akbar was to make it the Capital of the dynasty but due to a shortage of water and other resource factors  the emperor was forced to abandon the city.  After this and within 20 years the capital was changed to Lahore. It was built from 1571... read more
 

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