Garden and Local Markets in Agra
The UNESCO world heritage site, Taj Mahal is an enchanting dream encompassing all the shades of love and timeless architectural wonder. The amazingly stunning historic city of Agra is rich in terms of architecture and heritage. Tourists from all across the globe visit the city of true love again and again as it has lots to offer for their visitors.
The magnificent city is a complete paradise for shoppers as the markets are equipped with its rich art and culture. The busy streets of Agra offers huge range of goods, memoirs, art, handicrafts etc. The markets are flooded with locals and tourists in abundance. Feel the real essence of Agra city in these markets which are engulfed with rich art and craft work of the lovely city.
For those who are looking for some amazing leather goods, inlay work, marble products and handicrafts, must head towards Sadar Bazaar. The market is located near Agra Cantonment Railway Station and usually visited by the shopoholics. If you are looking for some great clothes and jewellery then head towards Kinari Bazaar.
The street food of Kinari Bazaar is a huge craze among the visitors. You can enjoy lip smacking spicy, sweet and tangy food at fullest. The market is positioned near the Johri Bazaar, which is renowned for some exquisite jewellery. Another immensely famous local market is of MG Road - Raja Mandi which offers day to day items, whereas Raja Mandi is renowned for lassi and chaat. If you are looking for some amazing souvenirs and mementos then head towards Mughal Bazaar.
The garden surrounding the Taj Mahal is another major highlight. The white mausoleum is surrounded by the Taj Garden-Charbagh which symbolises spirituality. There is a magnificent garden sprawled in front of the Taj Mahal. The stunning Charbagh is divided mainly into 16 flowerbeds. Each flowerbed has 400 plants and is planted with lots of care and planning. Trees planted in the garden are mainly Cypress which death and fruit bearing trees signifies life. There are also water channels which have huge range of colourful fishes. The mesmerizing beauty of Agra is simply outstanding and drives the visitors again and again.