Jaypee Wish Town Master Plan, Agra

Integrated, sustainable township

The Project

Northeast of Agra, one of India’s historic cities and home to the Taj Mahal, the master plan proposes a vibrant sustainable township. Leveraging on its connection to the new, major Yamuna Expressway to New Delhi, the plans will enhance the Agra area as a major tourist destination and support its handicraft and manufacturing industries.

The plans focus on harvesting needs and resuse of rainwater

Native plants will be grown to recreate natural habitats

At A Glance

Location: India

Completion: 2011

Jaypee Greens Group

Scope of Work:
MP Concept Planning

The Challenge

The plans envisioned an integrated township set in lush greenery with extensive landscaping and green belts. The area’s historic and cultural identity will be strengthened with a wide array of museums, galleries, markets and gardens. There will also be pedestrian friendly networks with less reliance on cars and sustainable designs encouraged.