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Striking Splendour, but don't look around,,,

Architectural and Structural Marvel, and it is evident that King Akbar built it with pride and passion. The gateway leaves you in awe. However the entire bueaty is somewhat... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Amar M
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Setubal, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Buland Darwaza is the mosque inside Fatehpur Sikri - a mythical site that inspires the legend of the abandoned city building! It is at this place that pilgrims continue to make promises about fertility, as the emperor did hundreds of years ago. Be accompanied by a guide to know the history of all the buildings of Fatehpur Sikri - a... More 

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Thank Alfredo C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Architectural and Structural Marvel, and it is evident that King Akbar built it with pride and passion. The gateway leaves you in awe. However the entire bueaty is somewhat spoilt by the current going-ons, hawking, and makeshift establishments and the place is in general dirty. Beware of the aggressive hawkers, do not engage until and unless you very sure of... More 

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Thank Amar M
Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One cray place, Nice pics, nice view, Crazy history, Interesting guides with very less price. Trust me u ll love itttt

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Kuala Lumpur
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a must visit. Its a classic building with thousands of stories to know about. Get a guide! Tips: No entrance fee. U just had to hop on a bus which will cost you Rs 10 from the parking. Before u enter, they will ask u to take off ur shoes. U need to pay the local who supposedly look... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Tautology rules here: Akbar the Great. Biggest Monumental Gateway in the World. Large isn't necessarily lovely, but this is no crude Kong Gate. It behooves the fusion of Fatehpur's diverse elements. Ramses would have had Alpha Male Konged on top of it.

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Thank sadeeyor
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Buland Darwaza is one of the most renowned tourist attractions of Fatehpur Sikri. It is the heritage city of India. It also being addressed as the Gate of Victory It's being said that the gate was built to celebrate the victory of the emperor Akbar. The location of Fatehpur Sikri and Buland Darwaza are same. It is said to be... More 

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Thank Avik S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buland Darwaza ( Big Door) or the biggest door ever is in Fatehpur Sikri. Its just a huge Door. But the rest of the building is good to photograph. The local touts will annoy you right when you get out of your vehicle. Say no to everyone and straight for the bus. It will take you to the Fort. Get... More 

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Thank C K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is the same place as Fatehpur Sikri. It is said to be the highest gate in the world. Nice for taking photo.

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Kochi, Kerala, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Though its an amazing structure, the locals' behaviour was atrocious. Me and my friend visited as part of our bike trip. Some locals acting as guides literally pulled us off our bikes saying they'd park it. We declined and parked it in the Govt. run Parking spot about a km away from the Monument. Had to walk the way (you... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must visit place if in or near Fatehpur Sikri. Please hire government guides only and they are at a reasonable price. There are many guides given by travel agencies, avoid them, they are costly. When you reach the place you can get a government guide up there. Do not hire a private guide which are many in the parking... More 

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