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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3 Comments

very beautiful monument. one of the earlist example of mughal monument. built by a wif for her husband
Joyful Holidays
Local
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.
Deepak
Local
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.
Shivi
Traveller
October 31, 2018
thanks for the beautiful feedback shivi
Jai
Local Expert
October 31, 2018

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