TajMahal, Agra – TajMahal in Agra needs no introduction as it is quite famous for its unique structure and architecture that is carved out of marble. It is considered to be one of the world’s seven wonders and was built by Mughal Emperor Shahjahan in memory of his wife Mumtaj.
Fatehpur Sikri, Agra Fort and Itmad-ud-daulah are other popular monuments of Agra.
Ashoka Pillar, Sarnath – This is one of the most visited monuments of Uttar Pradesh. It was erected by Emperor Ashoka and originally this pillar was 17 meters high having the four lions at its back. These four lions are now the official emblem of India.