Swarajya Palace Hotel
Travel Blogs from Agra
... per veure la posta de sol del Taj. Vam trucar per reservar i ens van dir que estava tot ple però igualment hi hem anat: doncs només tenien dues taules reservades. Ens pensem que volíem veure si vestíem de manera “decent” i, com que fèiem tan goig amb el nostre uniforme de les festes... doncs ens van donar taula. Vam veure com feien marxar una gent perquè l’home anava amb shorts ...
... unbelievable site when you lock eyes on it that it feels like your part of a postcard its that perfect. We strolled around the gardens through the other buildings which make up the complex but with always one eye glancing at the Taj. The morning heat was starting to build so we decided to move on, and after picture on the 'princess Diana bench' and posing for a few more family snaps with the fans we were off to Agra Fort.
A five minute drive had us at ...
... were convinced we'd miss the train at this point as the bus edged closer to Agra, especially because we had to go past the train station back to the hotel to pick up our bags first. Just outside town one of the wheels on the bus punctured with a huge bang, we decided to try our luck and exited to grab a rickshaw. This was the one time Indian maniac driving paid off, our driver although not great at English understood enough and got us to ...
... play last night about the Moghuls. It was total Bollywood Cheesie, but I enjoyed every second.
We drove to Jaipur in Rajasthan. So cool. This is in India's northwest desert. Very dry and HOT. The city is amazing. More modern, prosperous, and relatively clean to Indian standards, except the many camels pulling carts throughout the city.
Ed turned to to me today and said ," I really ...
... more about the experience of being there; I think the pictures say it all. We were pretty high as we made our way back to the hotel for breakfast, and we were soon on our way to Jaipur.
And now for a dash of reality. The drive into Agra and out again on the way to Jaipur enabled us to see how the majority of Indians live and while I do believe this is chauvinistic, I was disappointed to see that people in Agra and the towns we drove through still have ...
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, Agra | Hotelfrom $40
East Gate, Taj Ganj, Agra | Hotelfrom $11
Chowk Kagziyan,South Gate, Agra | Hotelfrom $11