Famous as home to one of seven wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal, Agra is a beautiful city located in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. The city is situated on the banks of Yamuna River. Thousands of tourists from across the globe flock Agra every year visit the beautiful footprints Mughal architecture spread across the city in the forms of shrines, tombs and monuments built as a dedication to love, beautifully carved gardens and bustling shopping markets, apart from the Taj
Around 120 km south from Agra lies Gwalior, which has seen kingdoms of Tomars, Mughals and Marathas from the 13th to 18th century. Historically, Gwalior was the winter capital of Madhya Bharat state (now known as Madhya Pradesh) and it was ruled by Scindias along with the British, prior to Indian independence. The city is surrounded by rocky high hills and is located 319 Kms away for the capital city of India, Delhi. Forts, palaces and temples of Gwalior attract tourists all year around. Major tourist attractions are Jai Vilas Palace, Sas Bahu Ka Mandir, Gwalior Fort, Gujari Mahal Palace, Jain statues, Sun Temple, Samadhi of Rani Lakshmi Bai and Mausoleums of Mohammed Ghaus & Tansen.