A photo from my archives: Agra Fort monkey


Agra Fort, India, 2007.

A monkey is trying to shelter from the bright sunlight on a hot afternoon at the Agra Fort.

Less than 2 miles away from the more famous Taj Mahal, the Agra Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage site in itself. Characterised by red-coloured walls, this amazing walled city features a mix of Hindu and Islamic elements. Four gates positioned around the sides of the fort offer an additional display of beautiful 16th century architecture, with the Delhi Gate the masterpiece of this.

A visit is highly recommended! But beware of the monkeys…

2 thoughts on “A photo from my archives: Agra Fort monkey”

  1. I visited Agra in May 2015 it was horribly hot weather but Taj Mahal is unbelievable beautiful. We was on our golden triangle tour after Agra we visited another heritage place Jaipur another awesome place. India is having so many attractions would love to visit again.

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