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Sikandra fort is located about a distance of 10 KM from city center towards west on the road connecting Mathura and Pandit Radharaman Satyavichitra Road of Agra.The tomb is built in red sandstone which beautifully crafted in such a way that it reflects the persona of the great emperor. It was built by Akbar and the project is continued by Akbars son Jehangir. The architecture has massive piers and arches, and inlay by marble work.
The Taj Mahal, the seventh wonder of the world is beautifully crafted with white marble is located in Agra, India. It was built under Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his love in 1630 to enshrine her mortal remains. Taj is known for the finest example of Mughal architecture with a style that combines elements from Turskish, Islamic and Persian.
Agra Fort is a Unesco World Heritage site built alongside the Yamuna river located in Agra. It stretches about 2.5 kms. Agra fort one of the important fort in India. It is also known as Lal Qila, and Agra Fort.. Akbar chose this city on the bank of River Yamuna as his capital and proceeded to build a strong citadel for the purpose. Emperor Shah Jahan, had built the Taj, was imprisoned by his son Aurangzeb in the Agra Fort where he had a view of the building erected for his deceased wife. It took 8 yeas and huge amount of money to complete its construction. Agra Fort in Agra contains beautiful mosques - Nagina Masjid , Meena Masjid, Sheesh Mahal, Khas Mahal and Meena Bazar.