A Beautiful Monument on the Bank of River YAMUNA – TAJ MAHAL
India Taj Mahal Tour itineraries are the perfect travel packages to explore the majestic epitome “TAJ MAHAL” which stands on the bank of Yamuna River. The mausoleum is constructed with white marble and designed with the Indo-Islamic architecture. The delicate work on marble with lush green, reddish and sky blue colors, make it precious work of art and unique monument in the world.
The tomb is built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a token of love for his wife Mamtaj Mahal. It tells the immortal love story of Shah Jahan and Mamtaj Mahal. The monument gives different colors at different hours and it is compared with the different moods of the woman, “pinkish orange” colour during the dusk and dawn, and “milky white” in the noon time but the best scene of Taj Mahal could be seen on full moonlight, it gives charming golden colour. The picturesque scene in the night of full moon catches the eye of the visitors. The beauty of the majestic can be different for every traveler because every human being has its own and unique predictions. The complex is made up of four gardens and in the middle the water tank made up of red sandstones and marble divided into two large pathways. The area is a well planned creation and this four square garden’s is sub-divided again into four with narrower pathways which are connected all the gardens; there are total sixteen square gardens.
Darwaza-i Rauza is the main entrance to the paradise. The big door is built with red sandstone and marble in Mughal architecture style. The building has many side rooms and used by the Archeological Survey of India.
The museum inside the complex has the collection of Mughal paintings, manuscripts, designs and planned of the creation, artistic depictions of Mumtaj Mahal and Shah Jahan, Mughal Royal dresses etc.
The responsibility for the protection and management of the mausoleum is taken by the Archaeological Survey of India. This is one of the universally approved masterpieces of the world's heritage.
Travelers can explore other destinations mentioned under travel itinerary “India Taj Mahal Tour Packages” nearby Taj like Fatehpur Sikri, Amber Fort, Mankameshwar Temple, Ram Bagh, Vrindavan, and Swami Bagh Samadhi.