THE TAJ MAHAL IN PHOTOS
The Taj Mahal was so impressive and the fact I have someone not only willing to take photos but also capable I wanted to do a separate post because lets be honest, it deserves it! If you want to read about my day at the Taj click here.
22,000 PEOPLE WERE INVOLVED IN THE CONSTRUCTION
MY 10 FAVOURITE PHOTOS OF THE TAJ MAHAL
All alone. unheard of India let alone The Taj Mahal
Sunrise, what better way to wake up. My 10 favourite photos of the Taj Mahal
The view from Kau Ban Mosque. My 10 favourite photos of the Taj Mahal
View form The Taj looking back towards The Great Gate
Outside the Taj Mahal
DID YOU KNOW….?
- Over 1 million tourists visit the Taj Mahal every year
- It took almost 2 decades to build
- 22,000 people and 1,000 elephants were used to help with construction and transporting materials
View over The Taj Mahal Garden
There is always remedial work going on at the Taj Mahal
I’m sure you have figured that I do enjoy a bit of architecture and The Taj Mahal was as close to perfect as I have seen. I would almost say I felt honoured to walk around and explore it form every angle during a very beautiful sunrise! If anyone was considering going to India then it should go straight to the top of their “To Do List.”
I’m heading to Jaipur later today via fatehpur sikri and if I thought I was getting hassled now then I was due for a rude awakening. Click here to read.
SAFE TRAVELS, DS x
This post is part of the India Series, click to explore