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Taj Mahotsav 2020 – Agra, India: A Rendezvous with Indian Culture and Colours

A 10 day festival that is celebrated in Agra, India every year, Taj Mahotsav introduces you to the rich cultural heritage of the country. The fun-filled festival is attended by a large number of locals as well as tourists every year. If you are going to be in India during this festival, we highly recommend you to be a part of the celebrations.

Taj MahotsavWhere to attend Taj Mahotsav

The event takes place in Agra, a famous Indian city known for one of the most iconic wonders of the World, the Taj Mahal. A drive to the city takes around 3 hours from the national capital New Delhi.

Taj Mahotsav, 2020 Dates

The 10 day festival will begin on 18th February, 2020 and go on till 27th February 2020.

What to Experience

The cultural extravaganza presents a host of colourful experiences to its visitors. A number of participants from all over the country showcase their artistic talents and work in various forms. From rich art and crafts, cultural dance and music performances, to cuisines from all over India, you will be delighted to be a part of such a colourful celebration. And all of this happens with the incredible Taj Mahal right in the backdrop and beautifully decorated camels and elephants welcoming you.

Art & Crafts

An exhibition of handcrafted artworks from all over the country like handicrafts, embroideries, stone & wooden sculptures, pottery, carpets, and a lot more is the main attraction of this festival. You can buy as many artworks as you want and keep them as a souvenir.

Taj MahotsavDance & Music Shows

Taj Mahotsav is a stage for talented and thriving artists to show their talent to the world. Indulge in a series of classical and folk performances like dances, puppet shows, shayari, stage drama and more.

Food

Enjoy some aromatic and sumptuous Indian cuisine at Taj Mahotsav. Several food stalls serve authentic local dishes from different parts of the nation which you will be delighted to try.

Taj Mahotsav

Fair

To make the festival even more entertaining, a number of amusement rides and game stalls are setup in the fairground. After a busy day exploring the festival, you can have some great fun at the fairground.

Entry Fee

Although there is an entry fee for Indian adults and kids (around half a £), foreign tourists can enter the festival for free.