- 1 How much does it cost to go inside the Taj Mahal?
- 2 What does the Taj Mahal have inside?
- 3 Is camera allowed inside Taj Mahal?
- 4 Can we book Taj Mahal tickets online?
- 5 Which day Taj Mahal is closed?
- 6 Can we visit Taj Mahal at night?
- 7 Does someone live in the Taj Mahal?
- 8 Are you allowed in the Taj Mahal?
- 9 Why tajmahal is 7 Wonders?
- 10 Are shoes allowed in Taj Mahal?
- 11 Which station is near to Taj Mahal?
- 12 Are there monkeys at the Taj Mahal?
- 13 Which gate is best for Taj Mahal?
- 14 Can you take pictures in the Taj Mahal?
- 15 Is there a dress code for Taj Mahal?
How much does it cost to go inside the Taj Mahal?
The entry cost is 250 rupees for foreigners and 20 rupees for Indians, and it’s open until sunset.
What does the Taj Mahal have inside?
Inside the Taj Mahal, the cenotaphs honoring Mumtaz Mahal and Shah Jahan are enclosed in an eight-sided chamber ornamented with pietra dura (an inlay with semi-precious stones) and a marble lattice screen.
Is camera allowed inside Taj Mahal?
Photography is prohibited inside the main mausoleum. Visitors are requested not to make noise inside the mausoleum. Above mentioned list of prohibited items along with mobile phones are banned for night viewing of the Taj Mahal.
Can we book Taj Mahal tickets online?
TICKETS ONLY THROUGH ONLINE www.asiagracircle.in The city of Agra is mostly visited for the beautiful Taj Mahal, but there are many more grand monuments worth seeing when you travel to this historic city.
Which day Taj Mahal is closed?
Taj Mahal is normally open to visitors from 6 AM to 7 PM every day, except on Fridays (as it remains closed for prayers). The monument keeps its gates open for night viewing every full moon from 8:30 PM to 12:30 AM, plus two days after and before the full moon, i.e., for a total of five days.
Can we visit Taj Mahal at night?
Night viewing of Taj Mahal is available on five days in a month i.e. on full moon night and two nights before and two after the full moon. Night Viewing Ticket can be cancelled in the above mentioned office on the day of viewing up to 1 P.M. (Cancellation charges:25% of the ticket).
Does someone live in the Taj Mahal?
No one ‘ lives’ in the Taj Mahal. The Taj Mahal is a mausoleum. It was built for Mumtaz Mahal, the favorite wife of Shah Jahan, who was a Mughal
Are you allowed in the Taj Mahal?
The Taj Mahal is open year-round, though on Fridays it’s only accessible to practicing Muslims who visit the mosque. Otherwise, tourists can visit the Taj from sunrise to sunset, all year. If you want to see the Taj Mahal on a Friday, you can view its exterior from the Mehtab Bagh, on the other side of Yamuna River.
Why tajmahal is 7 Wonders?
Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, lost his wife Mumtaz Mahal on June 17, 1631. He was inconsolable and envisaged a memorial that would befit his love. Today, the Taj Mahal is listed as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. When she was 14, she was engaged to marry Prince Khurram, also known as Shah Jahan.
Are shoes allowed in Taj Mahal?
You need to wear booties or go barefoot to reach the top of the Taj Mahal in order to protect it from damage. With the foreigner ticket you get complimentary booties. You can go bare foot and leave your shoes behind, but I have a feeling that it might get pretty hot on your feet in the summer months.
Which station is near to Taj Mahal?
The nearest train station to Taj named Agra Fort Railway Station, 3KM to Taj Mahal. There is no direct train to Orchha. You can take train to Jhansi Junction and by bus to Orchha. All trains to Jhansi Junction are depart at Agra Cantonment railway station, the railway station is 6KM from Taj.
Are there monkeys at the Taj Mahal?
Macaque monkeys are constantly lurking around the Taj Mahal foraging for food. An estimated 25,000 people visit every day and cannot bring food in, meaning lots gets discarded in nearby trash cans. Foreign tourists are often delighted by the sight of them but there’s a very good reason why they should stay away.
Which gate is best for Taj Mahal?
Eastern gate would be the best entrance to the Taj Mahal,you will get the tickets from the area just besides the car parking.
Can you take pictures in the Taj Mahal?
Photographing the Taj Mahal is easy. You buy a ticket, enter the grounds, pull out your phone and snap a photo. Done. You end up with the same photo approximately 8 million people take of the Taj Mahal every year.
Is there a dress code for Taj Mahal?
As there is no official dress code, men may find it comfortable to dress to the weather but shirts or t-shirts with sleeves (rather than tank tops) and trousers or long shorts may be a smarter choice for visiting sites such as the Taj.