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... each other, as if this country is all about survival of the fittest; which indeed we learned for many actually is. It was sad, and at times would break our spirit, losing faith in the humanity that surrounded us. Now we have to admit, that when we came to India we were expecting a first world country with the infrastructure similar to the previous countries we had visited. We anticipated it would not be as advanced as many developed countries, but certainly did not expect this ...
... 363;r Sikrī, all three of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Agra is included on the Golden Triangle tourist circuit, along with Delhi and Jaipur.
The city was first mentioned in the epic Mahābhārata, where it was calledAgrevaṇa (derived from Sanskrit ...
... other. Finally we walked away from the madness of the station and found our hotel Sai Palace, just minutes from the Taj Mahal and the stench was eye watering. Open sewers ran though the streets, and the smell permeated the whole building. In our room the fan wafted the hot air and the smell into our faces - Jack dubbed it Poo Palace. We left and hunted for different one which, although covered in dust due to a sand storm the night before, the smell was fresher. We ...
... of taking in the beauty of the Taj, we headed back to the hotel so Chris could have a little rest before we went out for dinner. We went to a roof top place with a view of the Taj. The view was the best thing about the meal as the curry was pretty disappointing, typical of a place with lots of tourists! After dinner we headed back to the hotel to get a good nights sleep as we were up early the following day for the last over land journey of our tripas we go to the last stop of our trip, ...
... as have been told delays in india are common and can be between 1hr & 4!!
The train actually arrived on time and as it pulled up the strong smell of urine just hit you we were all just hoping the train didn't smell like it!!
Jack and I got given the last 2 seats at the back (next to the loos lucky us!!) but was fine as could recline the chairs back and not worry about anyone else! My chair was wet and I was just praying it wasn't wee...luckily I think it was ...
Other places to stay in Agra
Taj Ganj, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $68
- Beautiful hotel
- A Sheraton with a view of the Taj Mahal
- Good hotel though slightly disappointing...
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $69
- Only average
- So-So Experience
- Horrible excuse for a luxury hotel
54, Taj Road, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $51
- Better than Clarks Jaipur
- Quite satisfactory
- Very Servicable Hotel
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 4 star hotelfrom $71
- Comfortable hotel, elegant rooms, lovely setting, excellent food and service
- Quite nice..
- Another decent Hilton
Taj East Gate, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $271
- Definitely worth the expense
- The Only Place to Stay in Agra(vation)!
Taj Ganj, Fatehabad Road , Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $64
- Loved the Taj i
- Perfectly adequate & good service
- A Good Deal
181/2 Fatehabad road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $48
16/2/8, Commercial Complex, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $42
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $44
- Great Hotel
- Howard Park is an oasis in city of chaos.
- Good value for the money
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $26
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 1 star hotelfrom $27
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $45
137, Station Road, Agra Cantt, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $23
6B The Mall Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $37
263 Station Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $12
Near TDI Mall, Opp Hotel Trident, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $31
181/1, Tourist Complex Area, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $13
V.I.P Road to Taj Mahal, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $46
Tourist Complex Area, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $21
Pratappura Crossing, M.G. Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $34
Shaid Nagar Crossing, Shamshabad Rd, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $13
1, Amarlok, Taj Link Road, Near Shilp Gram Parking, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $22
Western Gate, Agra | 1 star hotelfrom $10
Block 36, Sanjay Place, Agra | Hotelfrom $40
East Gate, Taj Ganj, Agra | Hotelfrom $11
Chowk Kagziyan,South Gate, Agra | Hotelfrom $11