Agra is a city on the banks of the river Yamuna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh. Agra is a major tourist destination because of its many splendid Mughal-era buildings, most notably the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri, all three of which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Agra is included on the Golden Triangle tourist circuit, along with Delhi and Jaipur and the Uttar Pradesh Heritage Arc, tourist circuit of UP state, along Lucknow the capital of the state and Varanasi. Agra falls within the Braj cultural region. Other Places of interest – Mankameshwar Temple, Gurudwara Guru ka Taal, The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Paliwal Park (Hewitt Park), Jamā Masjid, Akbar’s Tomb Sikandra.