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Agra Fort

Agra Fort

Built during the reign of Akbar's grandson, Shah Jahan the Agra fort is also known as Lal Qila of Agra (Red Fort of Agra) or Fort Rouge. It is located 2.5 km away northwest of its much more renowned sister monument, the Taj Mahal. The Red Fort of Agra can be more perfectly described as a walled splendid city.

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Chini Ka Roza

Chini Ka Roza

Situated about two-three furlongs from the ltmad-Ud-Daulah on the same side of river Jamuna, Chini Ka Roza is is a rectangular structure, having beautiful title work in glazing colors, and is surrounded by a great bulbous dome.

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Itmad-Ud-Daulah Tomb

Itmad-Ud-Daulah Tomb

Itmad-ud-Daula's Tomb is based on white marble and pietra dura insert, most elegantly realized in the Tāj Mahal. Built during 1622 and 1628, this architect represents a transition between the first phase of monumental Mughal architecture - first and foremost built from red sandstone with marble decorations, as in Humayun's Tomb in Delhi and Akbar's tomb in Sikandra - to its second phase Itmad-ud-Daula's Tomb is often regarded as a"draft" of the Taj Mahal.

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Mehtab Bagh

Mehtab Bagh

Built in 1631 to 1635 Mahtab Bagh is situated on the sandy bank of Yamuna River just opposite the Taj Mahal mausoleum. The Mahtab Bagh is an ideal spot to take picturesque view of Taj Mahal.

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Rambagh Garden

Rambagh Garden

The Rambagh garden, also known as Bagh-i-Gul Afshans the oldest Mughal Garden in India, originally built by the Mughal Emperor Babur in 1528 A.D. Situated about five kilometers northeast of the Taj Mahal, the Rambagh garden is known because Babur was temporarily buried there before being interred in Kabul.

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Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal

Spread in 42 acres of area and one of the eight wonders of the world, Taj Mahal is an excellent architectural beauty of India which has been a compulsory destination to see for any travelers.

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