Jaipur and Agra both are two perfect destinations for a weekend holiday. Both the cities have their specialties, golden past and exotic tourist spots. Here we are listing three most prominent points to visit the cities:
Tourist sites in both cities:
Both Jaipur & Agra are famous for their tourist attractions. Majestic Taj Mahal is the biggest reason to go to Agra. Other than that Agra carries a whole Mughal era within itself. Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri are like songs in praise of Indian History.
In the same way, Jaipur is a song in praise of Rajput kings. Amer Fort and City Palace are just two examples. Jaipur has excellent museums, waterparks and recreational centres.
To visit all the tourist sites in Agra, you can buy a Same day agra tour package which will allow you to ride in an AC cab. Same can be done with Jaipur, where you can hire a cab for Jaipur sightseeing tour.
Exotic resorts in both cities:
Agra and Jaipur welcome you with excellent accommodations and resorts. The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra holds the top position. It is just 600m from The Taj ensures a warm stay. You can relish your stay with Taj Mahal views. Taj Holidays and ITC Maurya also have their branches in Agra.
Jaipur offers you splendid stays in Royal Palaces such as The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jal Mahal and The Rajasthali Resorts and Spa. Resort Le Meridian has an aristocratic building. All these resorts are famous for their luxuries and comfort.
Shopping Bonanza in both the cities is truly irresistible. Jaipur is known for the tie and dye fabrics, textiles, Kundan jewelry, antiques, silverwares and decorative items. Some articles of local market have an enthusiastic history which date back to 18th century.
Never miss shopping a Taj Mahal souvenir for yourself in Agra. Agra is famous for white marble articles like ashtrays, jewellery boxes and eye-catching rugs and carpets. Sadar Bazaar, Munro Road and Kinari Bazaar are perfect shopping destinations of Agra. The key rule is “There is a good scope of bargaining in local markets.”