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Chini Ka Rauza Mausoleum

Agra Village, Agra 282002, India
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LOST Treasure for Artists

Though this place is lovely it is very underutilized as a tourist attraction. Most people ditch... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
49JO_2014
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Agra, India
Important Mausoleum But Poorly Maintained.

The Chini - ka - Rauza is one of 4 important Mughal tombs/ gardens situated on the opposite bank of... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2017
keith h
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Chesham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Though this place is lovely it is very underutilized as a tourist attraction. Most people ditch Chini ka Rauza on their trip to Agra but I would highly recommend it to artists looking for inspiration for future projects. Though very little is left of what...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017

The Chini - ka - Rauza is one of 4 important Mughal tombs/ gardens situated on the opposite bank of the Yamuna river to The Taj Mahal. Either park on the road & follow path or limited parking a little nearer. The mausoleum houses Allama...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

It is commemoration building in Agra, houses the tomb of Allama Afzal Khan Mullah, a scholar & poet who was the Prime Minister of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. It is famous for its glazed tiles work.

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Reviewed September 19, 2017

Like most monuments in Delhi an Agra Chini ka Rauza is also a mausoleum. On the banks of the Yamuna, not far from the Itimad-ud-Daula tomb, it houses the tomb of Allama Afzal Khan Mullah a poet and the Prime Minister of Shah Jahan. This...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

The easiest way to reach the Chini Ka Rauza is by tuk tuk (rickshaw in local language) from Agra. Visit might take as little as 15-20 minutes. The Chini Ka Rauza was constructed in 1639 as the last resting place of Afzal Khan Mullah of...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2017

This unpolished gem need to be restored. But you'll be amused to gaze the blue ink tiles tear down by time and lack of maintenance

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Reviewed June 6, 2017

It's tomb of afzal khan who was poet and prime minsister in the 16th century(Mughal king shah jahan). Not in good condition you can skip if you don't have time.

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Reviewed April 24, 2017

Mausoleum is basically tomb and the word come from the persian. It is quite old and damaged building. ASI is trying to restore it to its former glory and it may take some time.

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Reviewed December 27, 2016

This place is about 1.3km north of Itmad-ud-Daula. There is an official caretaker for the tomb. Small groups of locals were there socializing, and it is a relaxed environment. Signs of damage and disrepair are evident. This attraction is tuk-tuk accessible.

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Reviewed November 26, 2016

On road to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah you get a ASI signage for Chini Ka Rauza Mausoleum. A narrow road with poor class residents all around and a bus cannot enter this road. Chini ka Rauza is a funerary monument, rauza in Agra, India, containing the...More

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