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Hotels nearby Taj Mahotsav in Agra

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Hotels nearby Taj Mahotsav in Agra are listed below. The Taj Mahotsav is one of the most fervently awaited festivals.

It  is a ten day event held in February at Shilpgram, a craft village in Agra. The cultural extravaganza began in the year 1992, it is an introduction to Agra and the state of Uttar Pradesh conducted by Uttar Pradesh Tourism. It showcases Agra, renowned for its astounding, centuries old monuments; and displays Uttar Pradesh’s rich heritage of arts, crafts and culture.

These ten days long cultural, colorful carnival is actually a vibrant platform that unlocks India’s rich cultures, arts, crafts, cuisine, dance and music. You can boost up your colorful vacation by enjoying your stay at the budget friendly hotels. Some important hotels nearby Taj Mahotsav are  Hotel Sheela which provides you a pocket friendly deal of 4584, and Hotel Mumtaz Mahal at 14399 is also a steal deal, The Rigel  at 13256 is also giving a crackling deal for 9 nights, and if you can push your budget a little up then there is a steal deal by Mango Hotels at 23391 and Hotel Taj Resort at 37791 for 9 nights. Well these killer deals can perk up your 9 day stay at Agra.

The Taj Mahotsav  is starting on 18th February and continues till 27th February, 2017. The festivities commence with a spectacular procession inspired by Mughal splendor. Bedecked elephants and camels, drum beaters, folk artists and master craftsman all help to recreate a visual delight reminiscent of the golden era of the Mughal Darbars. The extensive range of crafts, cuisine, art and culture are the highlights of the festival.

The Mahotsav is studded with exquisite crafts like marble inlays, wood carvings from Saharanpur, brass and other metal ware from Moradabad, handmade carpets of Badohi, chikan work of Lucknow, and one can enjoy a cornucopia of folk music and dances of Dundelkhand, Nautanki  (Drama), Sapera show and other  dance and cultures of Rajasthan,  Lavani of Maharashtra and various other dance, music and shayari (poetry) performances, exotic cuisines and delicacies and much more. Elephant and camel rides, various games and funfair rides make a lucrative deal for your kids.

All of these cultures blend together at one place making your vacation a memorable one, you can unlock all the colors and cultures of India at one place. So come explore India’s art and culture in the most picturesque way ever. And, do not worry for your stay, for there are several Hotels nearby Taj Mahotsav!

(c) Shubhangi Vaish

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