Awagarh is a historic town and a Nagar Panchayat in Etah district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is a town of many colours and contrasts. Here stands a 108-acre pristine fort of Jadon rulers of the Kshatriya clan, who after migration from Karauli had built this magnificent fortress in 12th century on a tiny mound, clamming the biggest moat encircling around it, surrounded by lush green fields is an ideal destination for nature lovers and a perfect getaway from a chaotic city life. Raja Balwant Singh Ji of Awagarh, built a college named after him as Raja Balwant Singh College at Agra. He donated hundreds of acres of land to the college. He also helped Rabindra Nath Tagore to set up Shantiniketan.
How to Reach:
The place is approachable to visit by nearest airport situated in Agra which is famous as Kheria Airport (100 Km Approx).
It is approachable to visit from other cities by Indian Railway. It lies on a trijunction and it is connected to Lucknow, Bareilly and Mathura through rail network in three different direction.
It is situated in the heart of the city Etah which is just Twenty kilometer from Etah which is on State Highway No 33 Agra -Budaun -Bareilly.