Jhansi is a city and a municipal board in Agra district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.The historical city was constructed by Mughal emperor Akbar beginning in 1570 and served as the empire's capital from 1571 until 1585, when it was abandoned for reasons that remain unclear. The surviving palace and mosque are a tourist attraction and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Today, Fatehpur Sikri is a deserted, phantom city. But the inner citadel is immaculately preserved. Its walls, palaces, baths, royal mint,courts and gardens still stand in splendidhomage to a great visionary and builder. The heart of the palace complex however, is verymuch alive.
|Area||14 sq km|
|Altitude||294 m sea level|
|Temperature||Summer-Min.-30.0C,Max.-46.0 C Winter,Min.-4.0C,Max.-24.0C|
|Languages||English, Hindi, Bundeli.|
|Rainfall||>900 mm average yearly|
|Best Time to Visit||September to March|
How to get there
1. Air :--The Nearest airport is Gwalior Airport(98 km).
Places to Visit
|Jhansi Fort||Rani Mahal|
|U.P.Govt. Museum||Maha Lakshmi Temple|
The main shopping area are Manik Chowk, Sadar Bazar and Sipra Bazar.
|Hotel Parkash||Hotel Veerangana||Hotel Samrat|
|Hotel Parkash||Hotel Raj Palace||Jhansi Hotel|