The city of love and romance, Agra is world renowned for being the proud owner of the majestic Taj Mahal. Here you can witness some of the most incredible architectural wonders from the Mughal era. Taj Mahal is surely the most popular among these which lures many to opt for Agra sightseeing services. This ivory white-marble mausoleum is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan. The ruler made this in the memory of his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. This 17-hectare (42-acre) complex looks heavenly with a mix of Persian and earlier Mughal architecture. It features a huge 35 meters high central marble dome and four minarets on each corner. Around the main structure you can see well manicured Mughal Gardens with raised pathways, fountains and ample of greenery. Travelers taking Agra sightseeing by car must also visit Agra Fort located in close proximity to Taj. It was once the main residence of the rulers of the Mughal Dynasty.