Flights to Agra
The Taj Mahal
, one of the 7 wonders of the world, is located in Agra. It is also one of the important cities of northern India. This city is located by the river Yamuna. Agra is situated just 336 kms away from Lucknow, the capital city of Uttar Pradesh. It is a historical place and you can find historical sites like forts, monuments, palaces, old religious places, lakes and many more. One of the main economic activities of this place is tourism. You will also find innumerable small industries (leather, handicrafts, stone carving, Marbel, Zari Zardori, carpet works, and others) here, which give employment to most residents. If you are a foodie, you will love the traditional delicacies like ?Petha and ?Dalmoth?.
Flight Information, Airport Services, and Connectivity
Agra Airport is also called Kheria Air Force Station. This airport serves both the public as well as the military. The main flight services available here are Air India and JetAirways. A new international airport is going to be set up here named Taj International Airport.
From the city center, Kheria Airport is located around 20 kms away. Bus stand is only 3 kms away from it. You can get private bus and taxi services from the airport to reach the nearest places.
More Information on Agra
It is located in Uttar Pradesh and is one of the most important metropolitan cities of India, which is spread over an area of 1,880.40 square kilometers. The total population is 1,746,467. Most people talk in Hindi. Some of the must visit places of Agra are Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Akbar's Tomb, I'tim?d-Ud-Daulah's tomb, Mankameshwar Temple, Swami Bagh Samadhi, Guru ka Tal, Jama Masjid, Keetham Lake, Mehtab Bagh, and many more. The best time to visit Agra is between October and March.