Can we wear shoes in Taj Mahal?
You need to wear booties or go barefoot to reach the top of the Taj Mahal in order to protect it from damage.
With the foreigner ticket you get complimentary booties.
You can go bare foot and leave your shoes behind, but I have a feeling that it might get pretty hot on your feet in the summer months..
What is the entry fee for Taj Mahal?
Taj Mahal Ticket BookingEntry Fee (Indian)INR 45 ( Additional INR 200 to see the main mausoleum)Entry Fee (SAARC and BIMSTEC)INR 535 ( Additional INR 200 to see the main mausoleum)Entry Fee (Foreigner )INR 1050 (Additional NR 200 to see the main mausoleum)Entry Below (Children Below Age 15)Free
How long should you spend at the Taj Mahal?
1 – 2 nightsHow long should I spend in Agra? We would recommend staying 1 – 2 nights. This will give you one full day to see the Taj Mahal and explore a few other things that this city has to offer.
Why is the Taj Mahal a good place to visit?
Mughal history is one of the most fascinating in the world. The Taj Mahal is reminiscent of the Mughal era as it was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan back in the 17th century. It provides testimony to the grand royalty and luxurious lifestyle of the Mughals.
What is the best month to visit Taj Mahal?
Avoid winters as the Taj will shadowed by fog, i.e., from the months of November to February. So early summers, i.e., from March to June is the best time to visit the monument. And the best days to plan a visit are between Monday and Thursday. Just in case you are planning a trip to Taj Mahal, take note of these tips.
What is so special about the Taj Mahal?
An immense mausoleum of white marble, built in Agra between 1631 and 1648 by order of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favourite wife, the Taj Mahal is the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world’s heritage.