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Address: Fatehpur Sikri, India
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Historic Place

Very good historic structure, nice place to visit while you are en route to Agra, Don't forget to wear pants as shorts are not allowed. Super hot in September so be prepared as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good historic structure, nice place to visit while you are en route to Agra, Don't forget to wear pants as shorts are not allowed. Super hot in September so be prepared as you will be walking bear foot inside.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great place and full emotional memory while we did namaz of magreb. Felt very emotional behind very aged imam.must visit once.

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can see great architecture of the gate. The gate height is almost 80 feet and the designed created on the gate is awesome.

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Thank Amit K
Varanasi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Buland Darwaza is massive in size and beautifully decorated. Only a pitty is that surrounding is bit dirty. Excursion visit is fine but not recommended to stay there for long.

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't imagine this is most tallest darwaza ever i have seen in my life. But i have seen one man can easily close the door of this darwaza which was such a big.

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Thank Devendra S
Agra, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

This is one of the tallest door of the world.This gate was built by the third mughal king Akbar commemorate the victory of Gujarat. This is one of the big attraction in Fatehpur sikri and the tomb of sheikh salim chisti and the mosque are also very interesting to visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

The Buland Darwaza complex is showcases the architectural excellence of our country. The complex is a great archaeological heritage and I feel proud that it has been preserved. One should be wary of the local Guides as they play with the religious sentiments of the visitors and in the name of providing guided tour act more as an agents of... More 

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Agra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

buland darwaza was constructed by akbar in 1602 A.D. to commemorate his victory over gujarat. it towards the south of jama masjid.

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Mangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

It was the gate through which the emperor entered after being victorious in the war. It is on one side of the surrounding walls.

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Lucknow, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Built by Akbar during 1576 A.D. it really huge you may not capture it through a normal camera. It took many years to complete this single door to built.

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