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Address: East Nizamudhin | Opp Nizamuddin Mosque, New Delhi 110013, India
Phone Number: +91 11 2335 6080
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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This tomb, built in 1570, is of particular cultural significance as it was...

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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Day Tour of Delhi: Old and New
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Heritage Day Tour of Old and New Delhi
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Mughal Heritage Tour Including Lodhi Garden, Humayun Tomb and Akshardham Temple

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Nice experience before Taj Mahal

It is a very beautiful place and very interesting to visit before or after Taj Mahal as it is a copy of it, but made differently. Beautiful garden surrounding it and nice view... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is a very beautiful place and very interesting to visit before or after Taj Mahal as it is a copy of it, but made differently. Beautiful garden surrounding it and nice view from the top.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The visit to Humayun Tomb was exiting as we visited it before seeing Taj Mahal. Both the Structures have similar architecture. Seeing it live is a different experience. Maharaja Trails Tour operator has arranged our visit and I strongly recommend them as their team was very courteous, safe and comfortable. Ram & Raj Dubai, UAE

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amazing architecture so worth a visit - you don't see buildings like this other then in India ... a must see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I visited this tom two times. This is a symbol of fine architecture work. Good place for family tours.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A lovely Red building with lovely garden. The building structure is almost similar to Taj Mahal. I traveled in July last week and reached their by afternoon, sun was too hard on me. make sure you have good hats and ready to make a mile. It would be good to visit early morning or in the evening in summer.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Built in 1572, this world heritage is nothing must a master piece of mughal architechture. Prices: Indian/ Foreigner/Video : 10/250/25 Timings: 8AM-6PM Must Visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Humayuns tomb is equally as astounding in architecture and detail as the Taj. If you're in Delhi don't miss out!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was a derelict site when I first came here many years ago. Since then it has been done up nicely. Once you enter the complex, you leave behind the dusty busy city and it is quiet and clean. There is enough to admire about the architecture even if you aren't into architecture and if you just want a quiet... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

its not very big place all together if you compare it with Jaipur and others Tom but it is very nice. I had visited the Tomb for my pre-wedding photo shoot. and it was a nice place for it. Entry is very minimum amount.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Worth a visit to this historic site. Grounds and building were well maintained. This is a world heritage site. There are other structures to explore on the grounds

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