Top 5 Short Trip places from Agra

By : 24-Apr-2017
Short Trips places from Agra

Agra is the 'City of Love’ that reflects Architectural affluence of the Mughal Era Dynasty. Agra is a very attractive urban city seated on the bank of Yamuna River in Uttar Pradesh. This ancient city is counted among the popular short trip tourist destinations as it is possessed with 3 UNESCO World Heritage Listed Sites of the architectural excellence like Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, and Taj Mahal. But, if you have already steered holidaying around the Golden Triangle Tour (Delhi, Jaipur, Agra) and have even wandered about the Agra Fort, Jama Masjid, Fatehpur Sikri, Tomb of Itmad-Ud-Daulah, Tomb of Akbar, Moti Masjid, Sikandra Fort etc  then think of expanding your wings outwards a short break to enjoy a full day soak up across the enduring icons of the Indian heritage ahead of Agra.

Let us take an Ariel View of the freak out destinations near Agra

1. Bharatpur, a Short  Break Picnic Spots Away From Agra

Bharatpur city is located in the Brij region of Rajasthan. This city is remarkably known as the Eastern gateway to Rajasthan and forms part of the Golden Triangle. Bharatpur has deep rooted historical significance and is famous for its Keoladeo National Park that is recorded as the World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The suburbs of Bharatpur is gifted with woodlands, Water Bodies, and Wetlands.

Sightseeing Attractions in Bharatpur

Bharatpur National Park or Keoladeo Ghana national park

Bharatpur palace

Lohagarh fort

2. Vrindavan, a Short Break Picnic Spots Away From Agra

The oldest Vrindavan city rests on the banks of Yamuna River in Mathura district. Vrindavan is significantly known as the childhood place of Lord Krishna and has many Temples dedicated to Lord Krishna and Radha. The divine Vrindavan is flocked with pilgrims and holy worshippers round the year. The Holi, Janmashtami and Brahmotsav festivals are celebrated on a grand scale that brings thousand of devotees to the holy land of Krishna.

Sightseeing Attractions In Vrindavan

Prem Mandir Vrindavan

Banke Bihari Temple


Yamuna River Tributary

3. Faridabad, a Short Break Picnic Spots Away From Agra

The industrial city of Faridabad falls on the plains of the river Yamuna surrounding the Aravalli Hills in Haryana. The new-fangled industries and commercial startups have enlivened the tourist's opportunities in Faridabad. The corporate business travelers  grab the tourists attractions in the Faridabad during their short break.

Sightseeing Attractions in Faridabad

Badhkal and Suraj Kund Lake

Raja Nahar Singh Palace

Suraj Kund Fair

Sheikh Farid  and Baba Farid Tomb

4. Bareilly, a Short Break Picnic Spots Away From Agra

Bareilly is the famous metro city that nests upon the Ramganga in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh. This trading center has its mainstay in manufacturing the furniture, cotton, grain, and sugar. Bareilly is renowned as the counter-magnet city which has equidistance from Delhi and Lucknow.

Sightseeing Attractions in Bareilly

Fun City Water Park

Alakhnath Temple

Trivatinath Mandir

Biabani Kothi

Dargah Aala Hazrat

Jat Regimental Centre

Children's Park

5. Delhi, a Short Break Picnic Spots Away From Agra

Delhi is the National Capital and the Union Territory of India.

If you are the resident of the frenzied city like New Delhi then you can make an escape towards the outskirts for a quick short break. You can deck out of the doldrums of Delhi and dish into the lakeside picnic prairies and forest across the vicinity of the urban capital. 

Sightseeing Attractions in Delhi

India Gate

Jantar Mantar

Red Fort

Qutab Minar

Humayun Tomb

Jama Masjid

Garden of Five Senses, Lodhi Gardens

Damdama Lake

Pratapgarh Farms

Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary and Sariska Tiger Reserve

Temples: Akshardham, Lotus Temple

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