The most important railway station in Uttar Pradesh, Agra Cantontment is a local as well as an international tourist hub. Earlier the capital of India, Agra Cantontment is now uplifting its historical significance. This well cultured former capital of India is best known for the Taj Mahal. Agra Cantontment is a busy crowded station as it is close by the monument of love, the Taj Mahal. People often prefer travelling by train to view the Taj Mahal and Agra Cantontment is the nearest junction. There are local bazaars and shopping arcades you can visit to indulge in the innate culture of Agra. Agra Cantontment is also well known all over the world for sweet marts that sell ‘Agre ka petha’. This delicious sweet treat is only made in Agra. Agra Cantontment is an important railway junction thus accessible from all parts of the country. This well connected area is host to many 5 star hotels therefore you need not worry about accommodation. Agra Cantontment is a prominent city in Uttar Pradesh. Being home to the Taj Mahal it plays host to thousands of tourists every month. Therefore you can either stay in the 5 star hotel or settle for an average accommodation option.