Howdy friends, Today i’m going to take you back to the time of India by sharing 10 Amazing Historical Places in India with you.
10 Amazing Historical Places in India
It was built between 1565-1573 by third Mughal Emperor Akbar. It was the main residence of Mughal Dynasty till they shifted from Agra to Delhi. Located in Agra, Uttar pradesh north india.
Open from : Sunrise To Sunset
Ajanta & Ellora Caves
These caves are 34 in number which were built from early 5th century to 10th century during the rule of Rashtrakuta, kalachuri and Chalukya dynasties. Each cave has rock carved sculpture and painting. It is located in district Aurangabad, Maharashtra.
Open from : 9am To 5:30pm (closed on Monday and Tuesday)
The construction of this Palace was started in 1897 and ended in 1912. It was the official residence of the Wadiyar dynasty. The Mysore Palace is now a museum that has old artefacts and more. It is located in Karnataka, South india.
Open from : 10am To 5:30pm (Closed on Sundays and govt holidays)
It was built by the Emperor Shah Jahan as a tomb for his wife. The Taj Mahal’s construction started in 1632 and completed by 1653. The whole structure is built with pure white marble and is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. It is located in Agra, India.
Open from : Sunrise To Sunset (closed on Fridays)
Gateway of India
It was built as an access point for the entry and exit during british period. Built in indo-Saracenic style with height of 26m (85 ft). Construction started in 1913 and completed in 1924. It is located in Mumbai, south-west India.
Open from : 12am To 12pm
The royale city founded by Mughal Emperor Akbar as the capital of Mughal Empire in 1571. It was later abandoned in 1610 due to shortage of water. It is located in Agra, Central north India.
Open from : Sunrise To Sunset (closed on Friday)
It was built in 10 years of time span between 1638-1648. It was built by fifth emperor of Mughal dynasty Shah Jahan when he shifted the capital from Agra to Delhi. At that time it was known as the Qila-e-Mubarak. It is located in New Delhi, north India
Open from : 9:30am To 4:30pm (Closed on Monday)
It was built by the first emperor of Slave dynasty Qutb-ud-Aibak. The construction was started around 1192 and ended in 1220. In Qutub Minar complex you will find an iron pillar that has not rusted even after 2000 years.
Open from : 7am To 5pm
Hawa Mahal which means Palace of the Breeze. It was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh. It is structure similar to honeycomb of a beehive with 953 small window. Located in Jaipur, east India.
Open from : 9:30am To 4:30pm
The construction of this fort is not certain but it is believed that it was built by Suraj Sen a local king in 3rd Century. After that many structure were added till 14th Century by different rulers. It is located in Gwalior, Madhya Pardesh.
Open from : 8am To 6pm
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