If you have any plan to visit India, you probably wouldn’t want to miss the city of Agra. Taj Mahal, one of the world’s architectural wonders, is located here. The white marble mausoleum was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1648 as an epitaph of love for his third wife Mumtaz Mahal. All you backpackers who have scheduled a trip to Agra need to know there is also this travel app called iTajPlus for your iOS devices. India4GapYear developed this app to ease you with tips so that you can roam through the city.
The first notable thing about this app is that it works offline, and that will save you from roaming charges. Not only that, we can access maps of the city on offline mode which will give needful information on sight locations, shopping places, restaurants, and mostly can navigate all the different locals in the city.
Major attractions of the city are listed on a rank basis with useful information like opening times, tickets prices, and website links. And the app also provides reviews and photographs for the major sites. If you have online connectivity, iTajPLus has the GPS option too so that you can track your exact location and the distance from a specific spot.
If you are interested in lore of the city the app has a self-guided audio tours for the three key monuments of Agra- Taj Mahal, Itmad-Ud-Daulah and Sikandra and it will give you insights on the historical facts about these places.
Now that if you have decided to visit Agra and if that is a one day or two day plan, then also you can relay on iTajPlus as it will tell you the best viable option so that you don’t need to miss any important locations with in your limited time.
Last, but not least, it has social network support too. So, as usual, it would be fun to share your experiences with your friends on Twitter and Facebook. For $2.99 you can have iTajPlus on your iOS devices.