Tuesday, 18 October 2011

Top honeymoon locations in India - Agra

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Agra:
Agra is home to the time-honored personification of love, the Taj Mahal, built by Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved one. This seventh wonder in the world is undoubtedly a major tourist attraction for each and every body who, at any point of time in their life, has been bitten by love bug. Over the years, Agra has achieved the status of the most sought-after tourist destination of India. The city treasures the finest edifices that characterize the esteem of Mughal architecture and is an evidence of a timeless beauty. Most of the buildings here followed contemporary Mughal Style and reflect their inherent charm and high quality which is evident from the kind of building material used in making them. Major tourist attractions include; Sikanadara, the mausoleum of Akbar, a perfect blend of Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist, Jainmotifs, Mariyum Tomb, dedicated to Mughal Emperor Akbar's wife, it is made of red Sandstone. The carving on the tomb of are worth appreciating.

Excursions from Agra:
There are various options when it comes to visiting places around Agra. Most sought after places include; Fatehpur Sikri, built by Mughal Emperor Akbar (37 kms from Agra). It was made predominantly of Red Sandstone, offers a royal view to the visitors having some of the most beautiful monumental structures and mosque. Mathura, (just 58 km from Agra) is an important pilgrimage center of Hindus and also a very place where the legends of Lord Krishna were raised. It is considered as the birthplace of Lord Krishna (a evident of Lord Vihnu). It has tremendous pious beliefs associated with it. Sikandra, an erotic monument is a congenial amalgam of Hindu, Buddhist, Islamic, Jain and Christian motifs.

Mode of Transport:
Agra is very well connected from all surrounding known places. Numerous flights connect Agra to Delhi, Khajuraho and Varanasi. Agra lies on the Delhi to Mumbai railway line. All major express trains from Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai halt at Agra. One can also enjoy the luxury of the ‘Palace on Wheels’ the most luxurious train which includes Agra in its itinerary. Via road, Agra is well connected to Delhi, Rajasthan and other cities of Uttar Pradesh by excellent bus services. Whereas for traveling inside the city, the local transport rickshwas, tongas and tempos are most convenient means.

Agra City Tour:
Agra with its riches of architecture magnificence, bazaars and ornaments is amongst the most outstanding cities of the world. This Mughal City offers all kind of luxury and modern convenience in its luxury 5 star hotels, shopping malls and plazas. The city is also encompassed with spacious diverse opportunities for entertainment, trade, education and arts. The city comes alive with…Taj Mahotsava which is one of the most awaited cultural festivals in India. The festival is organized during the month of February when the winters starts bidding good bye. It is a ten-day extravaganza, held in the Shilpgram close to the Tajmahal. This festival brings the extensive arts, crafts and culture of India on display for the art lovers.

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Agra hotel list

List of 83 available hotels in Agra. All Agra hotels can be booked online (click links below to sort hotels).
Agra Hotel name Hotel price* Hotel Stars Hotel Area Rating**
Exterior view Amar Yatri Niwas
map: Tourist Complex Area, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Amar Yatri Niwas is a renowned hotel in Agra that is known to be reasonably priced. Amar Yatri Niwas is a mere 1.5 km away from the Taj mahal, one ...
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Rs 872 Two Star Fatehabad Road 2.5of 5
Exterior view Bhoomi Residency-A Boutique Hotel
map: 1, Amarlok, Taj Link Road, Near Shilp Gram Parking, Opp. Jalma Hospital, Eastern Gate of Taj Mahal, Taj Ganj, Agra 282001
Hotel Bhoomi Residency is a luxurious hotels situated in the city of love, Agra. The hotel is located 1.1 KMS from the world renowned Taj Mahal. Hotel Bhoomi Residency ...
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Three Star Shilpgram 3.0of 5
Exterior view Crystal Retreat
map: Opp. Axis bank,Crystal Tower,Fatehabad Road, Agra
Crystal Retreat is a luxurious hotel that is well furnished with all modern amenities. It is located within walking distance of the Taj Mahal and guests can enjoy a magnificent ...
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Zero Star Fatehabad Road
Coming Soon Garden Villa Homestay
map: 11, Kaveri Vihar Phase - 3, Near Jhon Milton School, Shamsabad Road, Agra 282001
This budget villa-style accommodation is strategically located near Jhon Milton School. There are five A/C rooms with balconies for guests to choose from. A roof-top garden space is there to ...
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Zero Star Rajpur 4.0of 5
Exterior view The Gateway Hotel Fatehabad
Taj Ganj, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Situated within three kilometers of the Taj Mahal, the world-renowned monument to love, The Taj View Hotel is also conveniently located just 10 kms from the Agra Civil Airport. Guests ...
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Rs 3,533 Four Star Fatehabad Road 4.0of 5
Exterior view Grand Hotel Agra
map: 137, Station Road, Agra Cantt., Agra 282001
Grand Hotel Agra is one of the oldest hotels located in Agra, which takes pride in its architectural splendor. The combination of ancient charm with modern world luxuries is reflected ...
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Rs 1,803 Three Star Agra Cantonment 3.0of 5
Exterior view The Grand Imperial(Welcom Heritage previously)
map: Opp District Magistrate Bunglow Near Sai Ka Takia M.G.Road, Agra 282001
The WelcomHeritage Grand Imperial reflects the Mughal history of Agra and the hotel is rich in heritage. It has been built from Lahori bricks and is a magnificent edifice in ...
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Rs 3,330 Five Star Rakabganj 3.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Aditya Palace Agra
map: Namner Crossing Near S R Hospital, Agra
Hotel Aditya Palace Agra is located at Namnar Crossing in Agra, the city of love. Hotel Aditya Palace is located just 3 kms away from the renowned Taj Mahal. Hotel Aditya ...
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Zero Star Namner 2.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Ajay International Agra
map: Daresi no 01near Agra fort railway station, Agra 282001
Hotel Ajay International is located in Agra, which is considered to be the historical hub of India. The hotel is situated close to Jama Masjid and Agra Fort Railway station. ...
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One Star Agra Fort 3.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Alpine
map: C-3 & P-14,Taj Nagri Phase -1Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Alpine is a budget hotel located on the Fatehabad Road in Agra, the city of love. The hotel focuses on the convenience of guests and their comfort during ...
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Two Star Fatehabad Road
Exterior view Hotel Amar
map: Tourist Complex Area, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Amar is a 3 star hotel in Agra that is aimed at serving the needs of budget travelers efficiently. Hotel Amar is located just 1.5 KMS from the gorgeous ...
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Rs 2,400 Three Star Fatehabad Road 3.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Amba Inn
Raja Ki Manji , Delhi Gate, Agra
Established 23 years back, Hotel Amba Inn is located near the Raja Mandi Railway Station of Agra .Hotel Amba Inn is built with proper old Indian influences, providing all the ...
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Two Star Nr.Raja Ki Mandi Rly.Station
Exterior view Hotel Anand Villa
map: Fatehabad Road, behind TDI Mall, Agra 282001
Hotel Anand Villa is a 4 star property located in Agra, and it boasts some of the most modern facilities in the city. Hotel Anand Villa is a mere 2 ...
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Two Star Fatehabad Road 2.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Apollo
15/252/1, Tourist Complex Area, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Apollo in Agra is a government approved budget property situated on Fatehabad Road. The hotel offers clean and snug rooms, which are well equipped with modern amenities. The hotel ...
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Zero Star Fatehabad Road
Exterior view Hotel Ashish Palace
map: Fatehabad Road,Opp Hotel Howard Park Plaza, Tourist Complex, Agra 282001
Hotel Ashish Palace is a hotel located at a walking distance from the Taj Mahal in Agra, the epitome of love. Its spacious lobby is an eye catching feature that ...
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Rs 1,371 Three Star Fatehabad Road 2.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Atithi
map: Tourist Complex Area, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Atithi is located in Agra, the historical City of India. The hotel is a symbol of Indian Hospitality and tradition. Hotel Atithi stands for its name. As the ...
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Rs 1,373 Three Star Fatehabad Road 3.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Bhawna Palace
map: NH-2, Bye Pass Road, Near St. Conrad School Opp. T.P. Nagar, Near Khandari Crossing, Agra 282 005
Hotel Bhawna Palace is conveniently located on Agra - Delhi NH2 and approximately 8 kms from the TAJ MAHAL. As a privately owned hotel we take pride in offering a ...
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Two Star Khandari
Exterior view Hotel Chanakya
map: Shahid Nagar Crossing, Near All Indian Radio Station, Shamshabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Chanakya is located at Shamshabad Road in Agra, the city of monumental splendor. Hotel Chanakya is 2.5 kms away from Taj Mahal, the epitome of love. Hotel Chanakya is ...
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Rs 1,453 Two Star Shaheed Nagar 2.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Chandra Pushp Palace
map: 8 -Kailash Vihar, Agra Delhi Bye Pass Road, Near St. Conrad???s Inter College, Agra 282007
Hotel Chandra Pushp Palace is a three star hotel located at only 8 kilometres from the Taj Mahal. It has comfortable, well furnished rooms on offer, which are well appointed ...
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Rs 733 One Star Khandari
Exterior view Hotel Clarks Shiraz
map: 54, Taj Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Clarks Shiraz is a 5 star luxury hotel that comforts its esteemed customers with its welcoming hospitality and combines business with pleasure, style and exceptional ambience. Hotel Clarks Shiraz ...
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Five Star Agra Cantonment 3.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Crystal Inn
map: Fatehbad Road, Behind TDI Mall, Agra 282001
Hotel Crystal Inn is a budget hotel located in the city of Agra near TDI mall. The hotel is conveniently located less than a kilometer from the spectacular Taj Mahal. ...
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Three Star Fatehabad Road 3.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel D-Surya
map: Durga Complex, Agra 282001
Hotel D Surya which stand tall in respect of total hospitality, comforts,convenience and costs. Located in a close vicinity of Tourist Area Durga Complex, very near towards Wonder Taj Mahal, ...
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Rs 740 Two Star Shaheed Nagar
Exterior view Hotel Delight Inn
Behind Hotel Mansingh Palace, Opp. Modern Hospital Vibha Nagar, Agra 282001
The hotel is an ideal choice for business and leisure travelers alike due to its luxurious accommodation, delectable cuisine and path-breaking services like Executive room, Suite room and deluxe room ...
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Zero Star
Exterior view Hotel Delux Plaza
map: M.G. Tower Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Delux Plaza in Agra is a hotel that is ideally placed to cater to the needs of business and leisure travelers alike. The hotel is located just 1 KM ...
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Rs 1,346 Zero Star Purani Mandi 3.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Deviram Palace
Pratap Pura, Agra
Redefining luxury in hospitality, Hotel Deviram is your all season destination, providing comforts of a five star hotel at the cost of a deluxe budget hotel. The grand style of the ...
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Three Star
Exterior view Hotel East Lite
map: Near Raja Ki Mandi Railway Station, Agra
Hotel East Lite is a budget hotel situated near Raja-Mandi Railway Station in Agra, the city of love. The hotel is located just 5 KMS from the world famous Taj ...
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Rs 859 Zero Star Raja Ki Mandi 3.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Ganga Ratan
map: Tourist Complex Area, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Ganga Ratan is one of the oldest hotels in the city of love, Agra, that blends luxury with a range of friendly services. The hotel is situated at Fatehabad ...
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Rs 1,151 Three Star Taj Ganj 3.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Jyoti Continental
map: A-5, Vibhav Nagar, Near HDFC Bank, Off Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Jyoti Continental is a hotel that is ideally placed in Agra and caters to the needs of business and leisure travelers. The hotel is just 1 KM away from ...
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Two Star Vibhav Nagar 4.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Kamal
map: South Gate of Taj Mahal, Tajganj, Agra 282822
Hotel Kamal is a budget hotel located at the south gate of the Taj in Agra, the city of love. The hotel provides an excellent view of the Taj Mahal. Hotel ...
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Zero Star Taj Ganj 3.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Kant
map: Fatehabad Road, Tourist Complex Area, Agra 282001
Hotel Kant in Agra is a reasonably priced hotel in Agra, which stands just about 2 km away from the romantic Taj Mahal. Recognizing the needs of its customers well, Hotel ...
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Rs 1,599 Zero Star
3.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Lauries
Mahatma Gandhi RoadPratapura, Agra 282001
Lauries Hotel Agra is located on Agras M.G. Road. It offers no frills budget accommodation close to the citys major tourist centres. The hotel has clean and comfortable rooms which ...
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Zero Star
Exterior view Hotel Mandakini Villas
map: Fatehabad Road, Purani MandiTaj Ganj-Near Kailash Cinema, Agra 282001
Hotel Mandakini Villas in Agra offers you great accommodation at reasonable prices. Sited just 200 meters from the Taj Mahal, one of the world's seven wonders, Hotel Mandakini Villas is ...
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Three Star Purani Mandi 2.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Marina Agra
map: 16/2/8, Sanjay Place, M.G. Road, Agra 282002
Hotel Marina Agra is a 5 star hotel situated in the heart of Agra. The hotel is known for its rich decor that portrays rich Mughal heritage. Hotel Marina Agra is ...
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Rs 3,302 Five Star Sanjay Place 3.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Maya
map: 18/184 Purani Mandi Circle, Fatehabad Road, Tajganj, Agra
Maya Hotel & Restaurant is a small budget hotel located in central Agra. It is conveniently located at 5 minutes walking distance from the Taj Mahal. The hotel is a ...
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Zero Star Purani Mandi 3.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Metro Agra
Sanjay Place, Agra
Centrally located in downtown Agra (Sanjay Place). Established in 1989. From Agra Cantt & Idgah bus station turn right to join Mall Road soon entering on Mall Road take a ...
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Three Star
Exterior view Hotel Moti Palace
map: Dhakran Crossing, M.G. Road, Agra 282010
Hotel Moti Palace in Agra offers you a range of facilities and services at very reasonable prices. It is located at a distance of 3.5 km from the awe-inspiring Taj ...
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Two Star Rakabganj 3.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Oasis
map: 44, Bansal Nagar, Fatehabad Road, Agra
Hotel Oasis is a clean budget hotel located in Agra that is perfect for leisure travelers and families that want a comfortable, affordable place to stay. The hotel is simply furnished ...
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One Star Bansal Nagar 3.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Panna Paradise
map: 25/157, B1 , Near Taj Nagri Crossing, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Panna Paradise is located on the Fatehabad Road in Agra. The hotel is a blend of style and ambience with modern services. Hotel Panna Paradise is known for ...
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Two Star Fatehabad Road 4.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Priya
map: Near Hilton (Trident) Hotel, Opp.Petrol Pump, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Priya is located on the Fatehabad Road near Priya Restaurant opp. to Shanti Mangalick Hospital . Priya has 18 rooms which includes 15 deluxe double room & 3 Suites.A ...
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Two Star Fatehabad Road 3.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Pushp Villa
map: V.I.P Road to Taj Mahal, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Pushp Villa is a 3 Star Hotel in Agra that can be found just 5 minutes from the famous Taj Mahal. Hotel Pushp Villa has been lavishly decorated and ...
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Three Star Fatehabad Road 3.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Raj Bed & Breakfast
map: 2/26, Taj Gang Near TajMahal, Agra 28201
Hotel Raj bed & breakfast gives a friendly and professional ambience to its clients that are most important reason why the clients are happy & satisfied at their stay in ...
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Two Star Taj Ganj 2.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Raj Mahal Agra
map: A/C - 1/2, Taj Nagri Phase-II, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Raj Mahal Agra is a boutique hotel that offers guests a world of convenience and comfort in the heart of Agra. It is situated at the eastern gate 1 ...
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Four Star Fatehabad Road 4.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Rajrani Residency
map: Mehra Plaza, Taj Ganj, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Rajrani Residency is an exquisite hotel situated in the heart of the city, Agra. The hotel portrays a blend of luxury and comfort with its Mughal style design and ...
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Three Star Taj Ganj
Exterior view Hotel Regency
map: 1/14 The Mall, Namnair, Agra Cantt. Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Regency in Agra is the ultimate choice for business and leisure traveler. The Hotel Regency is sure to please you with the warm hospitality of its staff. The Hotel Regency ...
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Zero Star Namner 2.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Royale Residency
map: Near TDI Mall, Opp.Hotel Trident Hilton, Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Hotel Royale Residency is a luxurious hotel that any traveler that can be found just a few meters away from the Taj Mahal in the city of Agra. Hotel ...
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Three Star Fatehabad Road 3.0of 5
Exterior view Hotel Sakura
map: 49, Old Idgah colony, Near Idgah Bus stand, Agra 282001
Hotel Sakura in Agra offers quality service and hospitality to leisure as well as business travellers. In spite of being an economy hotel, the range of services provided will ensure ...
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Zero Star Idgah 3.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Sanjay
map: Namner, Agra
Hotel Sanjay in Agra is a budget hotel that is located 4 km from the world famous monument, the Taj Mahal and is also close to MG Road. Tastefully decorated and ...
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Zero Star Namner
Exterior view Hotel Shree Residency
map: Adjacent to Shree Talkies, Near Bhagwan Talkies Crossing, NH-2, Bye Pass Road, Agra 282002
Hotel Shree Residency offers a contemporary and exotic stay in Agra city, just 8 KMS away from the Taj Mahal. There are also movie theaters located close by in case ...
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Two Star Nehru Nagar
Exterior view Hotel Siddhartha
map: Taj Mahal Western Gate, Agra 282001
Hotel Siddhartha is located very near the western gate of the Taj Mahal in Agra and this means it is within walking distance of one of the most famed monuments ...
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One Star Taj Mahal Western Gate 3.5of 5
Exterior view Hotel Taj Heritage
map: 25-30 A, Near Saga Emporium Fatehabad Road, Agra 282001
Following the Indian practice of treating guest as God, Hotel Taj Heritage, Agra offers superb hospitality at a reasonable price. It is just 200 meters from the world famous monument, ...
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Two Star Fatehabad Road 2.5of 5

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