- 1 Where should I stay in Agra?
- 2 What is the best time to visit Taj Mahal?
- 3 Which day Agra Taj Mahal is closed?
- 4 How far is the Taj Mahal from Agra?
- 5 Is Agra worth visiting?
- 6 Is Oyo safe for unmarried couples in Agra?
- 7 What is not allowed in Taj Mahal?
- 8 Which gate is best for Taj Mahal?
- 9 Does the Taj Mahal have 2000 rooms?
- 10 Is Taj Mahal closed on Sunday?
- 11 On which day Fatehpur Sikri is closed?
- 12 Can we visit Taj Mahal at night?
- 13 Is Taj Mahal visible from train?
- 14 Which station is near to Taj Mahal?
- 15 What is beneath Taj Mahal?
Where should I stay in Agra?
The 5 Best Neighborhoods in Agra for Tourists Taj East Gate Road. This road leads to the namesake entrance (one of three) to the Taj. Taj Ganj. This area immediately south of the Taj Mahal perimeter is a genuine village within a city. Cantonment & Sadar Bazaar. Fatehabad Road. Old City near Agra Fort.
What is the best time to visit Taj Mahal?
Avoid winters as the Taj will shadowed by fog, i.e., from the months of November to February. So early summers, i.e., from March to June is the best time to visit the monument. And the best days to plan a visit are between Monday and Thursday. Just in case you are planning a trip to Taj Mahal, take note of these tips.
Which day Agra Taj Mahal is closed?
What is the timing of Taj Mahal? A: Taj Mahal is open for sightseeing from sunrise to sunset (6 AM to 6.30 PM). The monument is open for the public every day except Fridays. On Friday, it is only accessible to Muslims for afternoon prayers.
How far is the Taj Mahal from Agra?
The Taj Mahal is located within 6 km of distance from the Agra city centre and is easily accessible by auto rickshaw or a cab. With the city being well connected by national highways, it is easily accessible through road from all major cities in India.
Is Agra worth visiting?
I spent a week in Agra, and could easily have spent another there. The sights here are fantastic – the collection of Mughal architecture is the best of any other city in the subcontinent, and many of the “lesser” sights would be huge draw-cards were they located in any other city.
Is Oyo safe for unmarried couples in Agra?
Yes. OYO provides safe and secure hotels to unmarried couples. Most OYO hotels allow unmarried couples and accept local IDs; they have well-trained staff who ensure safety and privacy.
What is not allowed in Taj Mahal?
Eating and smoking is strictly prohibited inside Taj Mahal. Arms, ammunitions, fire, smoking items, tobacco products, liquor, eatables (Toffees), head phones, knives, wire, mobile charger, electric goods (except camera), Tripods are also prohibited.
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.
Does the Taj Mahal have 2000 rooms?
From here, one can notice that the four-storied marble structure at the top has 2 more red stone floors below it. Note the opening of the window on the left. That indicates that there are rooms inside. Within the row of arches in the upper part of the wall, there are 22 rooms.
Is Taj Mahal closed on Sunday?
Taj Mahal will remain closed on Fridays and Sundays. The Taj Mahal is located on the right bank of the Yamuna River in a vast Mughal garden in Tajganj of Agra District in Uttar Pradesh. It was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaz. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
On which day Fatehpur Sikri is closed?
Fatehpur Sikri never remains closed. It is open every day and it is 40 km far from Agra.
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).
Is Taj Mahal visible from train?
Taj Mahal view from train @ Yamuna Bridge, Agra – YouTube.
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.
What is beneath Taj Mahal?
believing that the cenotaphs had been built to honour Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal. In reality, the cenotaphs are like showpieces adorned with precious stones and enclosed in a chamber, allowing you to get a glimpse from a distance. The real coffin lies in a secret, quiet room below, at the garden level.