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Humayun's Tomb

East Nizamudhin | Opp Nizamuddin Mosque, New Delhi 110013, India
+91 83000 26503
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This tomb, built in 1570, is of particular cultural significance as it was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent. It inspired several major architectural innovations, culminating in the construction of the Taj Mahal and many other Mughal architecture and garden complexes in India.
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East Nizamudhin | Opp Nizamuddin Mosque, New Delhi 110013, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This really has the wow factor - a Mughal monument pre the Taj Mahal and you can see why. Its set on a decent sized site and you can go into the mausoleum for a look around. The grounds are well maintained but the small...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Red Taj , overlooked by its famous cousin but worth a visit as its a lot less busy and set in well looked after grounds and a great warm up to the white one

Thank Tony B
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was a good trip to waste some time in Delhi. It was way overpriced for foreigners (500 rupees) but otherwise it was a large, well restored complex with some interesting things to see. It also had some good info charts and displays.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Humayus Tomb is the Tomb of the Mughal emperor Humayun in Delhi, India. This Tomb was constructed by Humayun's first wife and chief constucter empress Bega Begum in 1569-70.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice place to enjoy family members, couples, friend's group Dating place Nice place for photography.

Thank Nishikanta S
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is the best among the historical places in Delhi. It covers a huge area and has mainly three parts to see. Marvelous architecture and intricate desings on the walls and ceilings. A breath taking beauty with throbbing history in all noon and corners. Remember...More

Thank Sharmistha D
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Tomp os big and must see while you are in Delhi but avoid summer afternoon as it will be very hot, otherwise it so nice yo show an important part of Indiana History with nice architecture looks similar of mini Taj Mahal , the...More

Thank AKARRR
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Any time it is fantastic to see this early Mogul tomb. It lovely situated in a huge parc. Wonderful views to take Pictures.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth a visit - the site is quite big and you need at least a couple of hours to explore. Very beautiful buildings, would be great to see them all fully restored.

Thank Eadaoin K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wonderfull relaxing spot especially if you enjoy mughal architecture get there early to beat the crowd and the heart . It is an history lover and cultural hertage lovers Best to visit in morning when nobody is around open at 6:30 great place for...More

Thank Vikas Y
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Webster M
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Response from kalyani_c | Reviewed this property |
Rs.30/-for Indian citizen and Rs.500/-for foreign nationals.
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29 January 2018|
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Response from tahira h | Reviewed this property |
hi. you can but you cannot avoid the crowds. Its really very beautiful , local people are more than foreigners. sometimes they just cross the lines and if you argue with them they will fight back so becareful in talking to... More
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Response from Sadhan M | Reviewed this property |
Food stuff is allowed outside in the lawns provided you clean up after eating. There are also benches.
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