About Itmad-ud-Daula

Constructed with white marble and in Mughal style architecture, the tomb is of historical significance. It is known as baby Taj as it appears like a jewel box when seen from a bird's view. It is located in the center of the garden crisscrossed with watercourses and walkways. The tomb is built with both red sandstone and marble, decorated with semi-precious stones. The mausoleum is exquisitely constructed with intricately carved marble and embellished with semi-precious stones as decor. It has one of the exquisite gardens that provide an ornate decor to the place. This offers a spectacular view of the scenic Yamuna river. The architecture is marvelous with intricate works of craftsmanship exhibited. An excellent place to relax, revive, and rejuvenate oneself from the hustle and bustle of city life. It is a serene and beautiful place that is peaceful and exhibits tranquility.

Must See

  • The splendid carvings on the marble depict the floral art adorned with semiprecious stones.
  • A garden located at the banks of Yamuna river.
  • A mausoleum which is known for its significant location in the middle of the garden encompassing the criss-cross pathways of watercourses and walkways.
  • The tomb is magnificent and looks similar to a jewel box situated in the center of the garden.

How to reach

The visitors can hire autorickshaw as a convenient mode of transport as it is 4.4 km via NH 44.

Tips

  • Enjoy a walk around the place to watch the mesmerizing beauty of the mausoleum.
  • Stay hydrated to beat the heat.
  • Maintain discipline in the premises.
  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.
  • Refrain from littering.
  • Greet everyone with a smile.
  • Do not carry any eatables as they are not allowed.
  • Do visit the beautiful park.
  • Do see the craftsmanship of the carvings done on the structure.

Visit Time

Sunday:     6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Monday:     6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday:     6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Thursday:    6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Friday:         6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Saturday:     6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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Entrance Fee

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Indian Nationals: INR 10

Foreign Nationals: INR 110 

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Time you can spend

1 to 2 hours

 

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Weather

Mist 31.14°C

 

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