India - Uttar Pradesh & the Taj Mahal (Chapter)
This is the Uttar Pradesh & the Taj Mahal chapter from Lonely Planet’s India guidebook.
Agra’s Taj Mahal rises from the beaten earth. Other lasting impressions include the ghats in Varanasi and ancient stupas in Kushinagar. A groundswell of Mughal and Nawab architectural and gastronomic highpoints – especially in Lucknow – ensure all-sensory satisfaction in India’s imperial heartland.
- watch in awe as the colours of the majestic Taj Mahal in Agra dance by day and night
- take in a dramatic sunrise amid a hubbub of holiness on a pre-dawn boat ride along the Ganges River in Varanasi
- be wowed while wandering immense Mughal monuments in Fatehpur Sikri
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Agra & around, Mathura, Vrindavan, Lucknow, Ayodhya, Allahabad, Chitrakut, Jhansi, Varanasi, Sarnath, Gorakhpur, Kushinagar and Sunauli.
Lonely Planet PDF eBooks are PDF versions of our guides. They are available from the Lonely Planet Shop as either individual chapters or complete guides. PDF files can be printed and are viewable on eReaders, tablets, smart-phones and PCs. Learn more about Lonely Planet PDF eBooks.
Formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF