A Visual Tour To Humayun's Tomb






SOME FACTS ABOUT HUMAYUN'S TOMB- 

BUILT IN 1565, HUMAYUN'S TOMB WAS THE FIRST GARDEN TOMB ON INDIAN SUBCONTINENT

IT WAS THE ARCHITECTURAL INSPIRATION BEHIND ICONIC TAJMAHAL

HUMAYUN'S TOMB IS THE FIRST SUBSTANTIAL EXAMPLE OF MUGHAL ARCHITECTURE IN INDIA

IT WAS BUILT BY HUMAYUN’S WIFE HAMIDA BANU BEGUM

HUMAYUN'S TOMB WAS DESIGNED BY A PERSIAN ARCHITECT ‘MIRAK MIRZA GHIYAS’

PERSIAN & INDIAN CRAFTSMEN BUILT THIS MAGNIFICENT GARDEN TOMB

HUMAYUN'S TOMB IS AN EXAMPLE OF CHARBAGH - FOUR QUADRANT GARDEN WITH FOUR RIVERS

IT’S INTERIOR IS A LARGE OCTAGONAL CHAMBER WITH VAULTED ROOF COMPARTMENTS

HUMAYUN'S TOMB IS VERY WELL MAINTAINED, CLEAN & PEACEFUL PLACE

HUMAYUN'S TOMB IS EASILY CONNECTED WITH METRO & CITY BUSES. NEAREST METRO STATION IS JAWAHARLAL NEHRU STATIDUM

ENTRY FEES IS INR 30 (INDIANS), INR 500 (FOREIGNERS)

THERE ARE NO STILL PHOTOGRAPHY CHARGES IN THE TOMB. BUT PEOPLE WILL NEED PRIOR PERMISSION FOR PROFESSIONAL VIDEOGRAPHY & STILL THEMATIC PHOTOGRAPHY.

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