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Lovely red city with few frauds
Jan 27, 2016 12:29 AM 3682 Views (via iOS App)


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Fatehpur sikri is an old historic place with history of a mughal emperor akbar and his dream to make a city of dream.built with the red sandstones with some attractive building, gardens, place for queens, panchmahal, and lots more.

what was the history, behind making of fatehpur sikri?

there is lot more stories behind this of making fatehpur sikri, actually in 1565 akbar move his dynasty delhi to agra, he wanted to make a city of his dream so he choose a place for it, 40 kms far from the city agra he moved here with his whole parliament and with queens but in the absence or the less availibilty of water makes and other essential sourses made him to move again to agra.

there is a mosque of sufi saint salim chisti, it is called that akbar wanted a baby but he failed to do that and with the blessings of the sufi saint salim chisti hebecomes father of a child named after the name of sufi saint name "salim".

what is buland darwaza( worlds tallest door)?

in the occassion of winning a war akbar ordered to built a door which shows howz the big win he got like the tall door.

what to watch?

there is lot of building structures in fatehpur sikri like buland darwaza, panch mahal, jodha bai's mahal kitchen, garden, pond, red city, tremendous view, etc.there are some of hotels to stay .

what type of precautions have to take?

after reaching, there are lots of unothorised vendors, agents, frauds, and a lovely person pickpocketers were active over there so beware from them your scurity is your concern.

what about the security?

the security of that place comes under the hand of up police which works quite efficiently over there.

how to reach there?

first you have to go agra, there are lots of transport available to reach at agra like train buses and planes from any part of the country, after reaching agra you may book a cab, buses or you may go for local transport like local jeeps and all.

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