Symbol of love, beauty & exceptional craftsmanship !!
The Taj Mahal has impressed people of every generation. It is the greatest “symbol of love” shown by Emperor Shah -Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaj Mahal. This symbol of love continues to live on and is considered living example of eternal love. An estimated 2 -4 Million peopleÂ visit the Taj Mahal every year.
A World heritage site!!
The Taj Mahal was commissioned by Shah Jahan in the Year 1631. It is located in the city of Agra, Uttar Pradesh. It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. The Taj Mahal is widely considered one of the most beautiful buildings ever created.
Travel tips to The Taj Mahal
People visit Taj Mahal throughout the year. Taj Mahal is closed on every Friday for prayers and maintenance work. However, it is open on all Government holidays. It takes approximates 3.5 hours from New Delhi to Agra via Yamuna Expressway. I advise parking your vehicle on Eastern Gate as it is less crowded. You also find all 5 star rated hotels at Eastern Gate. Limited number of people are allowed on full moon evenings to see the Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal looks and sees different with the time or amount of light that falls on it during different times.
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