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When in Agra, pay a visit to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah, an intricately decorated mausoleum, often nicknamed “Baby Taj” in comparison to its grandiose neighbor. The tomb was built in 1628 and is believed to have been the inspiration for the iconic Taj Mahal. Less crowded than its counterpart, the mausoleum boasts more delicate decorations, made with precious topaz, lapis lazuli, and onyx, as well as lace-like, intricate carvings in its marble walls. Before you head to Agra, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Agra trip maker tool, to make sure you see all that Agra has to offer, including Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah.
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It's worth to visit. It's just across the river Yamuna. Built in white marble with inlay work and nice painting work .Must visit.
It's worth to visit. It's just across the river Yamuna. Built in white marble with inlay work and nice painting work .Must visit. more »
It's so magnificent white marble structure of Mughal era before Taj Mahal at the left bank of holy river Yamuna in Agra.. It was built by Empress Noor Jahan beloved wife of emperor Jahangir ,who...
It's so magnificent white marble structure of Mughal era before Taj Mahal at the left bank of holy river Yamuna in Agra.. It was built by Empress Noor Jahan beloved wife of emperor Jahangir ,who... more »
1.Must visit place in Agra have a ticket amount of just 30 rupees. 2. Have usually very less crowded place 3. Good place to spend quality time. 4. If you are interested in History must visit place the design on place is mesmerizing.
At a distance of 8 km from Agra Cantonment Railway Station and 3 km from Agra Fort, Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah is a Mughal mausoleum located on the western bank of the Yamuna River near the Yamuna Bridge Railway Station in Agra. The tomb is also known as the Jewel Box or Baby Taj as it looks like a smaller version of the Taj Mahal. It is one of the popular tourist places in agra. This historical monument is quite beautiful but sadly not maintained at all. Agra Tourism Department and ASI which charges tourist should really do some serious maintenance work. Only extremely positive point was the monument details were also put there in Braille. Only tourist spot where this was done in Agra...
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