Mathura is also known as Krishna Janm Bhumi. Krishna Janm Bhumi and Banke Bihari Ji temples are most visited in this twin town. It is situated 60 km away from Agra on Delhi-Agra highway. There is another mind blowing historical site called Fatehpur Sikri built by Akber located 40 km away from the city of Taj Agra. It is often called as abandoned city or the ghost city. Bharatpur Bird sanctuary is situated 60 km away from Agra that is also an interesting place to see on a
day tour from Agra.
Day Trip to Mathura
Mathura is very popular religious Hindu site located 60 km away from Agra and 155 km away from New Delhi. It has got the global recognition because of being the birth place of Hindu God Lord Krishna that is popularly known as Krishna Janm Bhumi. Mathura is amongst the seven oldest cities of India.
Day Trip to Fatepursikri
Fatehpur Sikri is a must see monument when you are in Agra. It is popularly known as abandoned city situated 40 km away from Agra. It was a first planned city of Mughals built by Mughal Emperor Akbar between 1570 and 1585. It was built in an honor of Sufi saint Shaikh Salim Chisti whom Akbar had a great respect lived in nearby Sikri Village.
Day Trip to Bharatpur
Bharatpur is situated 60 km away from Agra that is home to world renowned bird sanctuary. It is also known as Keoladeo Ghana national park. This bird sanctuary is visited by thousand of bird lovers from all over the world.