With the support of New India Vacations, you can now discover the lost stories and past traditions of Agra. Book our Agra Food Heritage Walk Tour package today and add this wonderful experience of Agra streets in your 2020 travel book. This one-day tour will be surely unforgettable for you and your travel mates.
You will walk through Jama Masjid, Mankameshwar Mahadev Temple, Spice Market of Rawat Para, Chiiti Khana, Namak Ki Mandi, and Kinari Bazaar. Confirm your booking now!
PICK UP FROM AGRA
As soon as you arrive in Agra, our representative/driver will pick you from Railway Station/Airport. You will be driven by car to your first destination here. We will do every possible thing to make your trip comfortable and full of entertainment.
A VISIT TO JAMA MASJID
After reaching Agra, your first destination will be Jama Masjid. This mosque is regarded as one of the largest mosques in India. It has been built with using red sandstone along with intricate white marble decorations. If you look at its walls and ceilings, they are coloured blue and look fantastic. To reach the platform of Jama Masjid, you will take a flight of 35 steps. You will be amazed after looking at the designs speaking about the glory of Islam.
When you move forward in the Jama Masjid, you will see a courtyard surrounded by cloisters on three of its sides. On its western side, there is a prayer chamber making this place extra special and holy. In the centre of courtyard, there is a fountain with four kiosks in all four corners.
The mesmerising beauty of Jama Masjid makes it a place must to visit while travelling in Agra. If you look at the architecture, you will see beautiful paintings, inlaid stones, carvings, and glazed tiles. The building of Jama Masjid consists of pillared Dalan, a beautiful 'Chhajja' and the 'Chhatri' on the roof. You can also capture the exquisiteness of Jama Masjid in your cameras and cherish it now and then.
A VISIT TO MANKAMESHWAR MAHADEV TEMPLE
With proceeding your Agra Tour, we will take you to Sri Mankameshwar Temple, located near Jama Masjid. The glory of this temple will grab your attention quickly. Here, you will see the Shiva linga covered with silver metal. You will be amazed to know about the history behind its existence. We will provide you with a guide who will explain each and everything about the places you visit in Agra.
Along with the privilege of watching the shrine of Lord Shiva, you will also visit many small temples located within the complex. These temples have divinities and shrines of goddess Saraswati, Gayatri and Ganga, God Hanuman, Rama and Narsimha.
A VISIT TO SPICE MARKET OF RAWAT PARA
After a successful visit to Jama Masjid and Mankameshwar Mahadev Temple, you will head towards visiting the Spice Market of Rawat Para. There is a long story behind the existence of this market. Here, you can buy and eat the famous Agra Petha and Dal Moth. You will see the ancient shops stationed in the Mughal period here.
A VISIT TO CHITTI KHANA
You will next visit the sweetest place famous for sweets. At Chitti Khana, you can taste a variety of Indian Sweets/Desserts like Gulab Jamun, Ras Malai, Jalebi, Rabri, Rasgulla, Gujia, Son Papri, Kaju Katli, and more. You can buy your favourite desserts for yourself and your loved ones.
A VISIT TO NAMAK KI MANDI
Moving on with this Agra trip, we will next take you to Namak Ki Mandi. This area is very popular for its artisans who beat Gold and Silver to make Foils of Gold and Silver for medicinal use in Ayurveda. Here, you can buy Gold, Silver, Semi-precious, and Precious Stone.
A VISIT TO KINARI BAZAAR
Our next location is a favourite spot for locals as well as tourists. Kinari Bazaar is worldwide famous for selling some of the most elegant jewellery in Agra. If you are soon to be a bride or someone in your house has a love for jewellery, then this spot can help you buy the best jewellery.
BACK TO AGRA
Your Agra Heritage Walk ends here! The representative/driver of New India Vacations will drop you off in Agra at your preferred location/Airport/Railway Station. We wish you all luck for your further planned journey.