Taj Mahal

Website URL:- is a private travel destination guide of very famous architecutre "Taj Mahal". Situated on the banks of river Yamuna in Agra, it is one amongst the Wonder of the Seven Wonders of the world.

Taj Mahal is listed on the UNESCO World Heritage Sites as well. The name of this wonderful structure was inspired by Mumtaz Mahal, the second wife of Emperor Shaj Jahan. Shah Jahan was the fifth Mughal Emperor and the maker of the Taj!

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This beautiful masterpiece is actually a mausoleum that the maker (ShahJahan) had built for his most loved wife. The construction of Taj Mahal began in 1631 and completed in 1648, almost 17 years it took to complete.

The complex of the Taj covers approx. 60 bighas of the land. The main components of the complex comprises of the mosque, assembly hall, forecourt zone, inner subsidiary tombs, northern courtyards, bazaar streets, marketplace and few important gateways.

For more information on the TajMahal, you may also refer to the official site of the Taj of this masterpiece managed by the Government of Uttar Pradesh or the Wikipedia.