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10 Fascinating Historical Places in India!

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In India, there are a plethora of historical sites situated. Almost every destination in India has an authentic place. There are several historical places, which are interesting to explore. The historical places consider ultimate monuments, forts, and temples. From all the top-class historical places, we here extract the top 10 historical sites in India.  

Agra Fort

King Akbar built the Agra Fort. The fort is built with red stone entirely. Different empires make it, and finally, the last design or structure is made. The fort is too charming and gives total ancient feeling to the person. To explore the architecture of Agra Fort, Indians have to pay INR 40, and foreigners have to pay 550 INR.

Red Fort

Red Fort is one of the historical places. It is built over ten years from 1638 to 1648. It is also known as Qila-e-Mubarak. On Independence Day, the view of Red Fort is ultimate. The president gives a speech over there on Independence day. Indians have to pay 10 INR, whereas foreigners have to pay 250 INR.

Qutub Minar

Qutub Minar is a historical place in delhi, which resembles the Muslim Kingdom. The structure is built with so fine Indo-Muslim architecture. The name of the structure Qutab Minar was given in the name of the first ruler of Muslim, named as Qutub-ud-din-Aibak. To visit the structure, Indians have to pay 10 INR, and Foreigners 250 INR.

Humayun’s Tomb

Haji Begum built the Humayun’s Tomb in the 16th century. The structure is famous for its Islamic architecture. The structure has Persian architecture as well. The Tomb is the inspiration of the Taj Mahal. People used to visit the destination due to the fine architecture of it. 40 INR is for Indians to visit the destination, and 510 for foreigners.   

Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal is also known as the “Place of winds.” Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh builds it in a crown shape. It is considered the tallest building in the world with no foundation. It has around 953 windows. It is made for ladies to look out. There is also a museum built inside Hawa Mahal, do not forget to visit that.

Amer Fort

Amer Fort is one of the top significant attractions in Jaipur. It takes around a day to explore entirely. You can explore it with a jeep or elephant ride. You should hire a tour guide, who will explain everything about the Fort. It is built with amazing architecture and design. The carvings and sculptures made on the walls are stunning.

Ajanta Caves

Ajanta Caves situated in Maharashtra, which is believed to cut out by the Buddhist monks. This cave consist of 30 caves, and only 30 minutes are allowed per person to explore them. The rule is made to avoid the crowd. It is an ideal place to visit for tourists.

Khajuraho Temple

The Khajuraho temple is one of the best historical places to visit. The temple is made with beautiful designs, architecture, and sculpture. If you are looking for the mesmerizing beauty of India, it is a must place to visit.

Victoria Memorial

During the peak era of the British, the Victoria Memorial was built. The set up of Victoria Memorial was set up by Lord Curzon, but Sir William Emerson made the original main design. It is a beautiful place to visit.

Agra Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal is situated in Agra, which is the symbol of love. It is an iconic structure that must include the list of the historical places of India. It is built with the finest marble. Taj Mahal has different stories with it. Taj Mahal is famous for its night shows. Around 22 years spent on making this magnificent structure. Foreigners have to INR1000 to enter, and for Indian 40 INR.

Agra city is famous for grand and monuments structural layouts, but there’s more to Agra than only the historic websites. Agra market covered by lots of things to explore, you’ll be amazed by the quality and costs of all those goods offered in those bazaars and markets. Among the most common purchases from Agra is the Bric n Brac. That’s the little replica of the Taj Mahal. You’ll discover a lot of unique handicrafts and artwork shows in Agra. Agra is the home to many artisans, jewelers, carpeting markets, weavers, etc.

There are many other historical places also situated in India, so explore them as well if you love the old monuments.  

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