City of Glass Bangles
Firozabad is a city located in the state of Uttar Pradesh, at distance of 40 kilometer from Agra. Firozabad is dotted with specialty shops offering dainty glassware, colourful beads and dazzling bangles, a thriving industry for which the city has received much International acclaim. As a result of the colourful artistic products such as fine jewelry, and high-quality clothing available in the region, it is widely identified as a place for bridal shopping in particular. The growing glass industry has also provided an avenue for the development of chemical, packaging and service industries in the city.
Situated in the northern end of the Deccaan plateau, the Yamuna river covers its southern border. Apart from that, Firozabad has great historical significance, having existed under the rule of several different administrations, including the formidable Mughal Empire. The city features various fascinating attractions to satisfy different interests of visitors including ancient tombs, grand temples, architecturally fascinating mosques and animated open market places among others.