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Address: Agra Fort | Rakabgani, Agra 282003, India
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+91 98919 91003
06:30 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

An important medieval complex with beautiful mosques and palaces.

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Apart from Taj Mahal, Agra Fort is a must-see, when in Agra. It was pretty warm when we were there (November), and we could not imagine what summer would be like there! Definitely... read more

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Apart from Taj Mahal, Agra Fort is a must-see, when in Agra. It was pretty warm when we were there (November), and we could not imagine what summer would be like there! Definitely some kind of shade would be needed (umbrella; hat). Well worth the visit!

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Manila, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The architectural structure is similar to that of Red Fort in New Delhi. It provides a view of Taj Mahal from afar. It also has an amazing background so do get a guide or read its history before coming to appreciate its beauty.

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I visited the Agra Fort in February 2017. The fort has amazing architecture. The grounds and gardens are also very nice. There were a few monkeys in one section. You also get a sweeping view of Agra, the countryside and the Taj. This is a great place to visit for a few hours, you will definitely enjoy if you like... More 

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Bowral, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amazing history - do go with a knowledgeable guide who can explain the history of this incredible place. It was more than we had expected.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was part of a tour stop itinerary and I visited with a guide. Very impressive site. As another reviewer noted it blurs the line between fort and palace. Mostly a royal home but still a formidable and defendable fort. The history is tied to the Taj Mahal and viewing the Taj from the luxurious 'prison' suite of the deposed... More 

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Crowthorne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had hoped by the time we got here the fog would have lifted some more so the view across the river to the Taj sould be good. In reality the fog had got thicker and you couldn't see it all. The fort has some really interesting architecture and the ladies rooms are lovely.

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Like any other fort - this one has interesting history. Monument is well maintained and has good scenic view of Taj Mahal,

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very cool. Note the ramp to get to the doors and that there are three doors, each that faces another direction so that anyone trying to invade would be trapped and killed before they could get in. They used to pour oil down the ramp so elephants and humans could not walk up as well. Incredible inlay work on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is an impressive place, with enormous walls and turrets. It is special as it has the sentimental views of the Taj. It is far more impressive than the Red Fort in Delhl.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Fort is a perfect way to prepare for a visit to the Taj Mahal. The story is of course closely linked and the wonderful Taj sits enticingly across the river, misty in the distance and full of allure. The architecture is similar and the stonework , carvings, inlays and gardens are all connected. We particularly like the large numbers... More 

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