The Taj Festival held every year in Agra is one of the biggest annual festival here. This event, which is held every year in the month of February, is being held in March this time due to the elections. Let us inform that not only India but also the crowd of tourists from all over the world gather to participate in the Taj Mahotsav.
How long will the Taj Festival last?
The Taj Mahotsav is starting from 20th March and will continue till 29th March. You can plan to come here any day between this period. If you are planning a short trip with family, then this place is absolutely the best.
Where is this festival held?
This festival is celebrated in Shilpgram, located a short distance from the Taj Mahal. Which is organized by the Uttar Pradesh Tourism Department.
This is how the Taj Mahotsav started
The Taj Mahotsav was started in 1992. Since then it has been organized almost every year. A large number of tourists and Indian tourists come to visit this festival. Taj Mahal is the most beautiful historical place of India which tells about the incredible India. This festival has special significance among the lovers of arts, crafts, culture and cuisine.
The entry fee for the Taj Festival has been kept at Rs 50. There is no charge for children up to 12 years and foreign tourists. And the tourists who want to participate in this fair for the whole 10 days, they will have to pay 300 rupees. By paying so little money, you can enjoy every single activity present here.
Theme of Taj Festival 2022
This year’s theme is ‘Azadi Ke Amrit Mahotsav with Taj Mahotsav’.
Special attractions of Taj Mahotsav
Art and craft
In the Taj Mahotsav, there is a chance to see the workmanship of different places of India. Glass work from Firozabad, pottery from Khurja, zardozi and marble work from Agra and famous Chikankari work of Lucknow.
Dance and music
By coming to the Taj Mahotsav, there is a chance to see the performances of well-known artists of the world. One can enjoy folk dance, singing as well as western music.
Variety of flavors
You can taste a variety of flavors by coming to the Taj Mahotsav. Special dishes of almost every state of UP, Bihar, Punjab, Kerala are served in this festival.
If you come with family, you can enjoy a lot here. There are a variety of activities available from children to adults, which are a special attraction of this festival. There are many options for kids like train ride elephant and camel ride, roller-coaster and ferris wheel.