Popular Monuments to visit in India

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Indian Monuments

Magnificent and Historical Monuments

India is a country rich in monumental heritage. The monuments of India are living testimony and each monument has some historical tale behind it to make these monuments unique and memorabale.

Indian monuments lure tourists from all over the world for their breathtaking architecture and to explore the history of India. Below are some of the most popular and famous monuments in India.

Char Minar

Char Minar is the most famous monument in the city of Hyderabad. It was built in 1591 by the Sultan Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah to commemorate the elimination of a plague epidemic from the city. Read more...

Gateway of India

Gateway of India is the most famous monument of Mumbai, which is one of the starting point for most tourists. It was built as a triumphal arch to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary in 1911. Read more...

Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal is the most famous toursit attraction of Jaipur. Hawa Mahal, also known as 'Palace of Winds' was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh. It was built for the women of Royal Families to observe different activities taking place on the streets. Read more...

India Gate

The India Gate is the famous national monument of India, located in New Delhi. It was built in 1931 and designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens. India Gate is originally known as the All India War Memorial which commemorates the 90,000 soldiers of the British Indian Army who lost their lives while fighting. Read more...

Qutub Minar

Qutub Minar is a famous tower located in Delhi. It is 72.5 meters(237 feet) in height which is the highest individual tower in the world completed in 1200 A.D. Read more...

Red Fort

The Red Fort, popularly known as 'Lal Qila' is an important symbolic monument of India, located in Delhi. The Red Fort was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan which took nine years to complete the construction in 1648. Read more...

Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal is one of the most recognizable monuments in the world which is loacted in Agra. It was built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The construction of Taj Mahal began in 1632 and completed around 1653. Read more...

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