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Agra Tourist Tips

Telephone Code : India(0562), International(+91)
Best Time to Visit : October To March
Local Transport: Taxies, city buses, local trains
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Shopping Tips

Getting around: By auto-rickshaw, cycle-rickshaw, motorcycle, bus, Tonga, Tempo.
Best clothing and accessories required: Light cottons for summer and woolens for the winter. Drink water bottle, and handkerchief are the must-haves irrespective of the season Agra is paid a visit
The labyrinthine streets and bustling bazaars that are the very characteristics of Agra makes shopping here an exciting affair. Some of the exotic items that are a must buy from this ancient city are as follows:
  • Marble tabletops
  • Soft stone lay work
  • Hand made leather items like fancy Juttis
  • A simple replica of the Taj Mahal is a souvenir that every tourist to Agra religiously buys
  • Carpets
  • Durries
  • Textiles
  • Sandalwood items
  • Jewelleries made of Mughal style is also quite popular among the Indians as well as the Foreigners
Some of the popular areas of shopping are Sadar Bazaar, Kinari Bazaar, Raja-ki-mandi, Sanjay Place and Taj Mahal Complex