Taj Mahal – majestic monument of love

Taj Mahal photos, description of the main Indian attraction, creation legend, useful information for the tourists.

Taj Mahal, Agra,Indian.jpgTaj Mahal photos are always unique because the Indian palace is both majestic and romantic at the same time. It was made from white marble and considered as one of the most beautiful in the world. Taj Mahal has a unique feature – it has different looks, which depend on the weather and the time of the day. It looks semi-transparent during the rain, pinkish at the sunrise, and golden at the sunset.

Taj Mahal photos

Taj Mahal 


The legendary temple was built by Jahan as a memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal, who died during the birth giving. It is the brightest symbol of the eternal love and the most important sight in India. Thousands of tourists come here every year in order to witness the temple with their own eyes.

India Taj Mahal
India Taj Mahal


What is the history of Taj Mahal?

Jahan fell in love with adorable Mumtaz from Persia and decided to marry her. Mumtaz was so tender, caring and adorable, that she became his favorite wife and gave birth to 14 amazing children.


Their love lasted for 17 years, but the last period was too tough, and Mumtaz couldn’t overcome it. In order to remember her, Jahan ordered to build a majestic mausoleum, which would be as beautiful as Mumtaz.

Taj Mahal, Agra,Indian
Taj Mahal, Agra, Indian


The best architects from India and Europe needed 20 years to finish it. Taj Mahal photos clearly represent the magic results of their labor. This palace amazes every single person even today.


It looks great and has rich interior decoration. It’s also surrounded by a green and spacious park. Even earthquakes, which happen pretty often in this region, couldn’t destroy Taj-Mahal because even nature wants to keep this symbol of eternal love.

Taj Mahal – majestic monument of love
Taj Mahal – majestic monument of love


Haven’t you had a chance to make Taj Mahal photos on your own? Take a look at this selection, and you will start planning your trip to India in order to witness this beauty.

Useful information for the tourists

If you want to take some great Taj Mahal photos, you need to come early in the morning or stay until the sunset. There’s a lot of accommodation rented out near Taj-Mahal, so you can come for a couple of days.

Taj Mahal – majestic

The road to Agra from New Delhi takes around 4 hours (about 200 km), and you can also use any train that goes to Calcutta or Mumbai via Agra. After that, you can take the rickshaw-puller.


The mausoleum is open daily from Monday till Saturday during the day. The price of the entry ticket is $11.

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