Things To Do In Agra, India

If you are wondering about things to do on your Agra visit, go through this article and get information. Being one of the most popular tourist destinations of India, Agra appeals the travelers for doing lots of things in Agra.

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Agra brings amazing sightseeing opportunities for its visitors. During Agra tour, they can come across a number of tourist attractions, including forts, mausoleums, museums and many other heritage sites. A visit to Agra is an ideal thing to do if one wishes to have a glimpse of the history of India. Gazing at the brilliantly crafted monuments, including Fatehpur Sikri, Akbar Fort, Diwan-i-Am, Diwan-i-Khas, Sheesh Mahal & Khas Mahal is amazing experience.

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There are many restaurants in Agra, including classy star class restaurants to fast food giants. Petha is a famous sweet in Agra that one should definitely try on their visit. One can find many eating joints in Agra that serve a range of food to the tourists. You can choose your eatery as per your taste and budget. Some of the best restaurants in Agra are:

Shankar Ji: If you are looking for having authentic Indian food in Agra, it is a nice and authentic place to have dhaba experience in Agra.

Shankara Vegis: A nice place to have Chinese, Indian and Italian cuisine.

Joney’s Place: It is place to enjoy early morning delicious breakfasts. Plenty of things are served at affordable rates.

Jahanpanah: A classy restaurant serving authentic dishes from Lucknow, including Mughalai food.

Lakshmi Vilas: It is an ideal place to enjoy variety of South Indian foods.

Jhankar: This fine dining restaurant serves the best North Indian cuisine with a brilliant touch of warm hospitality

Pinch of Spice: A fine dining restaurant serving Indian dishes along with a great selection of European dishes.

All major fast-food giants, including Mc Donald's, Café Coffee Day, Pizza Hut, Papa John's, Pizza Corner and Dominos are also available in Agra.

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Agra is a heaven for shopaholics. So, shopping in Agra city is fun. It offers so much to explore and buy for the shoppers. The city has been home to the handicraft industry and turned into a major trade center to offer some of the very good items. Agra is recognized for its marvelous marble-made handicrafts and soft stone inlay work. Some of the greatest things to buy in Agra are Zari items, miniature and idols of Hindu deities. Buying a marble replica of Taj is a must do thing in Agra. The city is also famous for its sweets 'Petha' and 'Gazak'. 'Panchi Petha' is a popular place for buying petha in Agra. Best shopping places in Agra are:

Kinari Bazar: You can buy here clothing, footwear, fabrics, jewelry, spices, marble work, snack stalls and much more.

Sadar Bazar: It is the most popular place for shopping in Agra selling leather items, handicrafts and garments.

Raja-ki-Mandi: It is an area in Agra with shops selling all sorts of clothes.

Some other places to shop in Agra are Subhash Bazaar, Subhash Emporium, Khadi Gramodyog, Sanjay Place and Taj Mahal Complex.

Beautiful Sights of Agra