This tomb of love has garnered immense popularity among international and local tourists. Throughout the year, tourists flock to the Taj Mahal to absorb the beauty of the Marble mausoleum. Intricate carvings, large domes and minarets give tourists a glimpse of the genius of Mughal architecture. The site is particularly popular amongst honeymoon couples. Well paved lawns around the Taj Mahal add to the magical quality of the monument.
The beautiful red tinged structure was built in the year 1565 A.D by Emperor Akbar. The semi circular fort is a powerful structure and houses spectacular monuments within its walls. Moti Masjid, Diwane-i-Am, Diwane-i-Khas, Musamman Burj, Jahangir's Palace, Khaas Mahal and Sheesh Mahal are all located within the fort. A visit to Agra Fort is a must for tourists traveling to Agra. Tourists can visit the fort throughout the week and can enioy the beauty of these imposing structures.