Humayun’s Tomb | हुमायूँ का मकबरा (Humayun’s Tomb) - Things To Do in Delhi - LikeALocal Guide

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Humayun’s Tomb | हुमायूँ का मकबरा (Humayun’s Tomb)

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Why locals love it

The tomb proper stands in the centre of a square garden, divided into four main parterres by causeways (charbagh), in the centre of which ran shallow water-channels. The high rubble built enclosure is entered through two lofty double-storeyed gateways on the west and south. A baradari (pavilion) occupies the centre of the eastern wall and a hammam

Why you should visit it

said to be the precursor of Taj mahal

Special tip

near khan market metro station

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very beautiful monument. one of the earlist example of mughal monument. built by a wif for her husband
Joyful Holidays
April 7, 2020
A beautiful mausoleum surrounded by Squarish Gardens. Its a first garden tomb structure in Delhi. Pro Tip:- Mornings are best time to visit here.
January 4, 2020
Ecstatic beauty in its sheer elegant form.Away from rush unlike most other crowded monuments ,yet located very centrally,this monument is a great conversation venue. Breathe in quietly the quaint beauty of this place and the serenity it offers amidst a bustling city.
October 31, 2018
thanks for the beautiful feedback shivi
Local Expert
October 31, 2018

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