Rajasthan, Delhi & Agra - Agra & the Taj Mahal (PDF Chapter)

$4.95 USD

This is the Agra & the Taj Mahal chapter from Lonely Planet’s Rajasthan, Delhi & Agra guidebook.

The magical allure of the Taj Mahal draws tourists to Agra like moths to a wondrous flame. And despite the hype, it’s every bit as good as you’ve heard. But the Taj is not a stand-alone at-traction. The legacy of the Mughal empire has left a magnificent fort and a liberal sprinkling of fascinating tombs and mausoleums; and there’s also fun to be had in the bustling chowks (mar-ketplaces).

  • bask in the beauty of one of the most famous buildings in the world, the Taj Mahal.
  • maps
  • roam the sprawling Fatehpur Sikri Mughal palace complex, with an immense and fasci-nating 450-year-old mosque next door
  • transport
  • wander the many rooms of one of India’s most impressive ancient forts at Agra
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Best Places to Sleep, Agra, Around Agra, When to Go.

Chapter Details
28 pages

You are viewing a Regional Guide

You are viewing a Regional Guide

What is a Regional Guide?

Heading to a popular region within a country? These guides provide the extra depth and detail you need. Following the same format and style as our Country and Multi-country guides, they help you get under the area’s skin to discover its defining characteristics, like its cuisine, markets, culture and festivals.

  • Create your perfect trip with our planning tools and suggested itineraries
  • Our experts uncover hidden gems to make your visit unique
  • Packed with inspiring images, walking tours and the best local knowledge
  • Detailed listings on everything from top sights and activities to eating, shopping, nightlife and accommodation

Top of Page