Taj Mahal India's glory and pride and one of the Seven Wonders of the World lies in the state of Uttar Pradesh. There can be little debate on which is the foremost of all the places to visit in Uttar Pradesh. Taj Mahal is and will always be. A large number of visitors not only from different parts of the country but also from different quarters of the world flock to Agra in Uttar Pradesh to get a glimpse of this magnificent structure in white.
Though the best known of all the Tourist Attractions in Uttar Pradesh, it is not the only one. There are several other interesting places, some historically important, others religiously and all of them are well worth a visit when on a tour to Uttar Pradesh. Undertake sight-seeing tours of the different cities in Uttar Pradesh to visit the various Tourist Attractions of that particular city.
The sprawling Fatehpur Sikhri, the imposing Agra Fort, both in Agra, the Durga temple, Vishwanath temple, Sankat Mochan temple, Tulsi Manas temple, the Bharat Mata temple and the Ganga Ghats, all in Varanasi, constitute some of the most important Tourist Attractions in Uttar Pradesh. UP abounds in temples, but there are many important places in UP which have a long drawn association with Buddhism as well like Kushinagar, Lumbini and Kapilavastu. These attract not just Buddhist pilgrims but tourists as well, particularly those who love visiting places steeped in history.