Hotel Tara Grand Agra

Taj Link Road, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, 281001, India | 2 star hotel
Prices starting from $20.00

Travel Blogs from Agra

The Road to Taj

A travel blog entry by kim.orlesky


... through my head. I'm sure there is a lot more to the story, if I could remember any of it. The group, in a massive relief, piled back into the air conditioned bus. We were already running about an hour behind schedule due entirely to the traffic. Thankfully it wasn't much longer before we would reach Agra. But as we pulled into the city, I could tell why so many people say to go to Agra for the Taj Mahal, but then get out right away. The traffic in the city was some of the ...

Onward to the Taj Mahal

A travel blog entry by canningt


... to the Taj and this is said to be the worlds monument of love. It is the mausoleum of Empress Mumtaz Mahal, the beloved spouse of Shah Jahan who died in 1630. It is made up of 12,000 tons of marble and it took around 22 years to make. To make the dome they had to roll the marble along a 2 mile long ramp to get to to the top. Marble was transported by elephants and it is non porous marble. No grains or spots on the marble. Both the empress and his wife are buried at the ...

The Taj

A travel blog entry by laura421


... as at any airport security, including a cursory pat down. For the past 3 or 4 years Singhji is no longer allowed to guide his tours through the Taj Mahal, so we were introduced to another official guide, the best one Singhji knew. He was excellent, and we could understand most of what he told us. We spent most of our time there learning about the history of this beautiful building, and walked around ...

Agra to rathanbore

A travel blog entry by sarahandearl


... a nice couple from Bristol who were part of the large group, we watched the sunset and then reigate couple jibed us that we got up too soon! We were met by Rashmi our tour huide for this portion. He told us the plan for the safaris and we booked to see the fort. Another busy day tomorrow. We also have wifi at this resort 200 rupees a day! So we will be in touch with home!! Lovely dinner fully vegetarian with local ...


A travel blog entry by ginenneandrob


... a combination of dal, mixed veg, rita, rice, roti, and salad! Our days usually go better when we find delicious and cheap food, especially when it cost Rps120 or $2 US.

From Rishikesh we travelled by private taxi to Ramnagar, which is the closest city to The Jim Corbett National Park. We chose to spend two days and one night in the park, giving us a chance to go deep into the park to an area called Dhakala. I loved it! If you have ever pictured ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on Taj Link Road, Agra, is near Taj Mahal, Akbar's Mausoleum, Sikandra (Akbar's Tomb), and Khas Mahal.
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