The Last Bagh: Mehtab Bagh
1. The Walk Ways
The walkways in the garden are made up of white plaster and make a perfect spot for morning and evening walks. The view of the grassy expanse and the natural feel of the garden makes the walk better. The walkway is paved with flowering plants and other decorative plants on both the sides. The paths are both straight and curved with long distances to walk.
2. Fruit Trees
The garden has numerous trees with fruits and flowers filling the garden with their amazing fragrances. The fruit and flower trees make the garden look so colorful in the sunlight. The combination of the green colored grass with the colorful fruits is a splendid sight to watch.
The fountains are a delightful spot in the garden bringing in a new and fresh feel. The fountains are the main attraction of this place as people like to look at them and gather around. The fountains look amazingly lit up at night in the moonlight.
There are small pools in the garden with tiny fishes and water insects. The pools look decorated with beautiful water plants.
5. Airy Pavilions
The garden also houses pavilions where people can rest and enjoy the view of the garden. There are also food stalls and courts for people to enjoy.
6. The Wiew of the Taj Mahal
Under the moonlight, the view of the Taj Mahal from the garden is the most amazing sight. The Taj Mahal looks dreamy and fantasizing from the distance. People visit the garden mainly due to this popular sight. The Taj Mahal is just on the opposite bank of the Yamuna to the garden.
How to Get Tickets?
Agra Fort tickets can be obtained from the ticket counter at the Amar Singh Gate of the fort itself. Queues are long and purchasing tickets take a lot of time. You can also get the tickets online from this website.
How To Get Around?
You can take a taxi or a three-wheeler to get around. They have access to almost all the places.
What Should I Wear?
Wear lightweight and casual clothes. Some bright colors will make you look better in the garden. You can wear comfortable clothes with platform heels as the garden might not be a cake walk with heels on. Boys can go for t-shirts and trousers with walking shoes.
Best Time to Visit
From the start of October to the end of December is the best time to visit. Try and visit the garden in daylight as well as when it gets dark so that the view of the Taj Mahal can be enjoyed.
Will I Need a Guide?
A guide is not needed as there will be no major problem in the city with anything. You can go through this website for guidance.
How To Get There?
You can take a bus to reach or even a car. A three-wheeler is also easily available. If you want to travel alone, you can rent a car.
The place might be slippery in the rainy season and also prone to floods. Visit after taking proper knowledge from the locals and according to the weather. Winters require layering as it gets cold due to the nearby river bank.