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Away Travel Expert: David Swanson
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  • Tour buses visit Fatehpur Sikri from Agra, but most allow less than two hours for exploring. Instead, hire a driver at your Agra hotel and tour this magnificent landmark at your leisure.
Located 25 miles west of Agra, Fatehpur Sikri is a superb day trip, a 16th-century "ghost city" built by Emperor Akbar. The emperor shifted the capital of the Mughal Empire from Agra to this spot in 1570, building palaces from white marble and red

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37km (23 miles) west of Agra on the road to Bharatpur
Parking: Daily sunrise-sunset
Price: Admission $5 (£2.50)

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Telephone Number: No phone
Price Information: Admission $5 (£2.50)
The details, dates, and prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of publication.

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