PLACES OF INTEREST
Taj Mahal was built by a grief stricken Emperor Shahjahan as a memorial to his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. A world-renowned wonder, Taj Mahal sits pretty on the northern side of this green paradise. It looks the same from all the four sides!
Uptours, Tourist Bunglow, Raja ki Mandi, Ph: (0562) 2850120, 2851720
Travel Corporation (i) Hotel Clarks Shiraz, Ph: (0562) 2226521-23
Tour Aids (i) VIP road Taj Mahal - 2230741, 2230794
Travel Bureau, Fatehabad Road, Ph: (0562) 2333068
Taj Tours and travel, Fatehabad Road. Ph: 2231367
RESTAURANTS & HOSPITALS
Dasa Prakash, (South Indian) Gwalior Road, Ph: (0562) 2463535, 2463535
Only Restaurant, Taj Road, PAC Crossing, Ph: (0562) 2226834
Pizza Hut, Fatehabad Road, Ph: (0562) 2333051
Priya Restaurant, Fatehabad Road, Ph: (0562) 2231579, 9412258533
Maya Restaurant Purani Mandi crossing (0562) 233218
SPORTS & RECREATION
Golf-Golf Course, Circuit House Campus, Taj Road.
For detailed information contact: Secretary, Agra Club 191, Mall Road, Tel : (0562) 2226579.
Swimming-Swimming Pools at various Hotels in the city.
Agra is also known for its fabulous handicrafts, made of marble and softstone inlay work. The Mughals were great patrons of arts and crafts. Empress Nur Jahan took personal interest and was an accomplished artist herself in zari embroidery work. Agra's major handicraft products besides inlay work are: leatherware, brassware, carpets, jewellery and embroidery work.
UP. Govt. Tourism office, 64, Taj Road, Agra Tel : (0562)2226431, e-mail: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Government of India Tourism Office, 191, The Mall, Tel : (0562)2226368, 2226378
U.P. Government Tourist Reception Counter, Agra Cantt, Railway Station, Tel : (0562)2421204