MONUMENTS IN UTTAR PRADESH
Capital : Lucknow
Main Attractions :Taj Mahal - Agra, Agra Fort - Agra, Imambara - Lucknow, The Ghats
Best Time To Visit : October to March
37 kms from Agra, Fatehpur Sikri is made of Red sandstone and is one of the finest examples of Mughal architectural splendour at its peak. The structure is a perfect blend of Hindu, Christian, Islamic, Buddhist and Jain motifs. Come closer to Agra, here you can see Akbar's Mausoleum, another matchless example of Mughal art. Also see the most wonderful monument of love- Taj Mahal in Agra, which has been drawing multitude of visitors since ages. Other famous monuments are Victoria Memorial - built of white Makrana marble located in Victoria Park, Lal Tibba - the highest point in Mussoorie, still carries style of British era. Visit Mayo Memorial Hall, Lucknow Presidencey, Public Library Allahabad and Butler Palace are other monuments of historical importance.