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Agra Fort, is a monument, a UNESCO World Heritage site in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It is about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal. The fort can be more accurately described as a walled city. (built before 1080). Red Fort Agra by ~CitizenFresh - Explore the World, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

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Agra Fort: UNESCO World Heritage site located about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal. The fort can be more accurately described as a walled city.

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Agra Fort | This red sandstone fort and palace was begun by Emperor Akbar in 1565. Further additions were made, particularly by Shah Jahan who added white marble palace buildings. Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India.

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Mussaman Burj, Agra Fort Perhaps the jewel of Agra Fort, Mussaman Burj was built from 1631 to 1640 by Moghul emperor Shah Jahan for his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. After his son Aurangzeb overthrew him, he was confined to Agra Fort for the rest of his life. It is said he spent his final years here where he could look out at the Taj Mahal, his wife's tomb.

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Private Day Tour of Agra: Taj Mahal at Sunrise, Fatehpur Sikri, Agra Fort and Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daulah Join us for this private full-day tour of Agra to discover the glory of the Mughal Empire of India! You can see some ancient architecture significant to India’s history including the Taj Mahal, Tomb of Itmad-ud-Daulah (Baby Taj), Fatehpur Sikriand and the Agra Fort, a 16th-century Mughal monument. Your own private guide will ensure that you get an in-depth experience thr...

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Private Day-Trip To Agra Including The Taj Mahal From Jaipur By Train Travel to Agra by train from Jaipur and visit the Taj Mahal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the Seven Wonders of the World. In addition, visit Agra Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, built by Emperor Akbar in 1565 A.D. This huge fort is made of red sandstone. After your visit to the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, you can enjoy shopping until your evening transfer to Agra Fort Railway Station for your tra...

Private Tour: Day Trip to Taj Mahal and Agra Fort from Jaipur While in Jaipur, don’t miss India’s undisputed highlights: Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites. On this private tour, venture to Agra and tour the Taj Mahal, a majestic architectural wonder built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife. Enjoy a traditional Indian lunch and then discover ancient Agra Fort, a massive monument resembling a walled city. Your private guide wil...