Users' questions

How far is Taj Mahal from Agra fort?

How far is Taj Mahal from Agra fort?

Located at a distance of about 2.5 kms from the Taj Mahal, the Agra fort is spread over 94 acres along the banks of the river Yamuna. Owing to the Agra fort to Taj Mahal distance being very less, the Agra fort is frequented by tourists visiting the Taj Mahal.

Is it Agra fort and Taj Mahal?

Agra Fort is a historical fort in the city of Agra in India. It was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal Dynasty till 1638, when the capital was shifted from Agra to Delhi. The Agra fort is a UNESCO World Heritage site.It is about 2.5 km northwest of its more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal.

Is Mobile allowed in Taj Mahal?

Tripods, mobile phone chargers, smoking items, food, drinks, and tobacco items are not allowed inside the Taj. You are only allowed to take with you a mobile phone, a water bottle and camera, which is included in your ticket.

What is the entry fee for Taj Mahal?

The Indian tourists, who are currently paying Rs. 50 to enter the monument, will now have to pay Rs. 80, while foreign tourists will have to shell out Rs. 1200, instead of Rs.

Which day Taj Mahal is closed?

Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays for general viewing. Other days it is always open.

How much time is needed for Agra Fort?

10 HRS is much more than enough for the Taj and Fort, ideally you need about 2 Hours at the Taj and around 1.5 HRS (max) at the fort.

Which station is near to Taj Mahal?

Agra Fort Railway Station
The nearest train station to Taj named Agra Fort Railway Station, 3KM to Taj Mahal. There is no direct train to Orchha. You can take train to Jhansi Junction and by bus to Orchha. All trains to Jhansi Junction are depart at Agra Cantonment railway station, the railway station is 6KM from Taj.

Which gate is best for Taj Mahal?

Eastern gate would be the best entrance to the Taj Mahal,you will get the tickets from the area just besides the car parking.

Are shoes allowed in Taj Mahal?

Yes, shoes are not allowed while you are entering the main building of taj.

Is entry allowed in Taj Mahal?

“Entry will be allowed only via online tickets. No one will be allowed to enter without masks,” said ASI’s superintending archaeologist (Agra circle) Vasant Kumar Swarnkar. Agra District Magistrate Prabhu N Singh said that no more than 650 people will be allowed inside Taj Mahal at given time.

Is Taj Mahal closed on any day?

Taj Mahal is open every day (Friday Closed) 30 minutes before sunrise up to 30 minutes before sunset.