We at all-indiatours.com offer Taj Mahal Tour packages India, Taj Mahal Tours India to domestic travellers from Chennai, Kochi, Pune, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad as well as to foreign clients from Australia, Singapore, South Africa, Malaysia, United Kingdom (UK), USA, Canada, Mexico, South America, Russia, Brazil, Spain, New Zealand, Europe, Austria, Ireland and from many countries. Come and bathe in the glory of this epic marvel in stone, the Taj Mahal that stands majestically on the banks of the holy river Yamuna. Synonymous to love and romance, this immaculate white monument has won many accolades. Poet Rabindranath Tagore, the Bengali polymath described this wondrous beauty as a ‘’teardrop on the cheek of eternity’’, the great Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, its creator said it made ‘’the moon and the sun shed tears from their eyes’’ and Rudyard Kipling, one of the most popular writer of England described it as “the embodiment of all things pure”. More than the architectural grandeur, it is the emperor’s unsurpassed love for his wife Mumtaz Mahal that has given life to this monument. Hence, there is no reason to be amazed that every year millions of tourists from all over the world visit this place to capture once-in-a-life time glimpse of Taj.
Truly a beauty personified, the Taj was built by Shah Jahan to commemorate the memory of his most beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. This eponymous and awe-inspiring white mausoleum, which is higher than a contemporary 20-storey building was built using 20,000-strong workforce and took 22 years in its completion. Combined with picturesque location, this magnificent white marble is inlaid with precious stones and exquisite ornamentation that laid claim as one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
Spanning 42 acres of land, it is designated as the UNESCO World Heritage Site in the year 1983. Its majestic vaulted arches, impressive calligraphy, grandeur of geometrical patterns, serenity of beautifully adorned gardens and reflecting fountains augment the charm of this mystique complex! Blanketed in the golden rays of the sun at the break of the dawn, the beauty of this phenomenal monument exudes a heavenly glow! So explore this world heritage site and take a sneak peek into its history and the golden period of literature, art and architecture in India.