Delhi To Agra By 9 seater luxury tempo traveler Hire
It Takes 3 To 4 Hours To Travel From Delhi To Agra, in which you Reach Agra via Yamuna Expressway. Agra has a Distinct Identity of Its Own Since Ancient Times.
Agra is a Very Historical Place,
The Identity of The City Began With The Mughals. Formerly known as Akbarabad, Agra was the capital of the Mughal Empire under the kings Akbar, Jahangir and Shah Jahan.
Shah Jahan later shifted his capital to Shahjahanabad in the year 1648.
Since Agra was one of The Most Important Cities in India under The Mughals, It Saw a lot of Building activity. Babur, The Founder of the Mughal Dynasty, Designed The First Formal Persian garden on The Banks of The Yamuna River. The Garden is called Aaram Bagh or a Garden of Relaxation. His grandson Akbar, besides making Agra a Center of Learning, Art, Commerce, Erected The Great Ramparts of The Great Red Fort. Akbar also built a New City on the outskirts of Agra called Fatehpur Sikri. The city was Built in Stone as a Mughal Military camp.
His son Jahangir loved Flora and Fauna and planted many gardens inside the Red Fort or the Red Fort. It is said that Shah Jahan, who was interested in architecture, gave Agra to Taj Mahal. Built in the loving memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal, the tomb was built in 1653.