Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi

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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.

Year of Inscription: 1993

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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. Year of Inscription: 1993

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Recommendations for Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi

  • Nizamuddin Auliya Dargah, on Thursday the Dargah has Quwaali sessions which are very popular. - Prerana Nair
  • Besides Humayun's tomb make sure that you visit all four other structures inside this complex viz Bu Halima's gate, Arab ki sarai, Isa Khan tomb, Nai ka makbara. Also, interpretation centre inside this complex is very visually appealing and provides interesting information about the city in Humayun's time. - ALKA KAUSHIK
  • The Pathway which consist Palm Tress - Ankush Rana
  • The Beautiful Architecture and design - Jeswin Joseph
  • Char Bagh - Eshita Goyal
  • The tomb architecture, the winter sun on the maintained garden, Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah just across the road - Sanghamitra B. Jayant
  • Humayun Tomb - Gopinath Prabhu
  • the authentic north Indian food - Sreeparna Sen
  • A Day Bus Trip round Delhi by the official government Tourism Company - Julie Sve
  • old fort and national zoological park are nearby, can be clubbed with the visit to humayun's tomb - Shashank Manu
  • incredible architecture - Yash Rathor
  • The local Chaat Papdi - Arjun Bhatnagar
  • Walking around the entire compound - UNESCOTravelers
  • architecture - Ansh Kathpalia
  • sights - Joanna Wongden
  • Tomb of Isa Khan - Aakriti Suresh
  • Sunset - Shubhankar Kapoor
  • the panch mahal and the massive buland darwaza and ofcourse the street side food and shopping - Simran Shukla
  • checkout the tombs view from backside where there are less number of people to you can take better photographs - Prasun Bheri
  • The sunset! - Ajay Reddy
  • Humayun Gardens - Trailblazer

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