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Humayun's Tomb

East Nizamudhin | Opp Nizamuddin Mosque, New Delhi 110013, India
+91 88002 37808
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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 yesterday via mobile

They charge a 500 rupee fee per person. Make sure not to lose the token you are given at the entrance, or you will have to pay a small fee to buy another one. You will return that token at your exit. You can take...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely worth the visit. Foreigners pay a significantly higher price to enter, but it is still a bargain. Wear comfortable walking shoes.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice Place to Relax. This place is beautiful with Greenery. An open place where you can take free air and have awesome time exploring History.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Interesting visit and a nice outing. The monuments need a lot of care to ensure that they do not become ruins.

Thank Dietmar K
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Built on banks of Yamuna River, beautifully carved structure in red stone in 1570 by Humayun's wife Bega Begum. World heritage monument is closer to Nizamuddin dargah. If you hire HoHo bus service for sightseeing, shuttles are available every 40 minutes from this place. Entry...More

Thank Sarang D
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Humayan's tomb has some beautiful architecture and also beautiful gardens. In addition to seeing seeing the buildings, it is also enjoyable to just relax on the lawn or walk around the garden.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Id beeen here with my cousins It tells about the mugahla architecture It's brilliant Loved it it But staff people around are little annoying

Thank Aparna A
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Mughals did all this amazing work and Indian state can barely take care of these landmarks. I got online ticket, money was charged but ticket never came. All that supervisor told me is that one needs ticket to get in as if formulating superb solution....More

Thank sserhatt
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

While in Delhi itmakes sense to visit all of the amazing historical and sites. All of the architecture is amazing if you take the time to look and understand the period in which it was built, this one was in 1565AD. Nice walk and gardens....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Located on an island of peace and tranquility amidst the hustle-bustle of South Delhi, this monument stands in its full grandeur surrounded by the beautiful formal gardens based on "Charbagh concept". Spending a warm, sunny winter afternoon or a beautiful day in the spring season...More

Thank Taiyaba
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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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