Yes: The Taj Mahal is worth the hype. Before you cross this heavily visited landmark off your bucket list, read these essential Taj Mahal facts.
Explore this beauty within a time limit…
In response to the rise of tourists, Taj Mahal authorities have implemented a new policy restricting visitation duration for tourists.
Nur Jehan’s tomb is a humble reminder of the ‘defiant’ queen who did not limit herself to the Zenankhana, like the royal women before her did…
Source: The queen’s last abode
The Taj Mahal which translates to “The Crown of the Palaces” is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra. It was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan who reigned from 1628 to 1658, to house the tomb of his favourite wife, […]
TRAVEL AND EXPLORE Approximately 204km, south of Delhi, is the city of Agra, the home of Taj Mahal, an embodiment of love and romance. A UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the monument attracts masses of domestic and international tourists from all over the world, all year round. When you enter Agra, the first impression I got was that it is a congested city with nothing “worthy to remember” about it. Everything was quite ordinary.
Taj Mahal- We know who built it and for whom but still there are hidden facts. Revealed here are the 26 fascinating facts you didn’t know about the Taj Mahal.
Thinking of ways to show someone you love them? A box of chocolates or a fancy night out is great, but what about giving them a massive marble tomb that will take 22 years to build and cost over 30 million rupees? Now that’s a display of affection. It also happens to be the story of the Taj Mahal, one of the most famous buildings […]
Set on 42-acres of beautifully manicured grounds, the Taj Mahal’s dazzling white marble castle-like structure was built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to be the mausoleum for his favorite wife.
Before the Taj Mahal emerges from its mud pack treatment, take a look at 22 stunning pictures of this monument of love…