Agra Fort Exterior


Agra Fort

Ancient Emperor's residnece

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Near the gardens of the Taj Mahal stands the important 16th-century Mughal monument known as the Red Fort of Agra. This ancient Emperor’s residence/walled city is a UNESCO World Heritage site sits 2 miles away from the Taj Mahal. This imposing Mughal style architecture is embellished with various intricate art and decoration and has held host to a great number of battles throughout its history.

This powerful fortress of red sandstone encompasses, within its 2.5-km-long enclosure walls, the imperial city of the Mughal rulers.

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