Humayun Tomb

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Mathura Road, Nizamuddin, New Delhi, Delhi 110013, India
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-1124355275
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture , Tomb, Heritage Building

Humayun Tomb - Review

Humayun’s tomb is a stunning relic and is the perfect example of Mughal architecture in India. This tomb was commissioned by Humayun’s wife Bega Begum in 1569 and its construction finished in 1572, making it one of the earlier Mughal structures present in India. The design of the building is credited to Mirak Mirza Ghiyas.

This burial place is historic for a lot of reasons. The fact that it belonged to a Mughal emperor is just the beginning of those reasons. The grandiose structure started a trend amongst the Mughals in India of building very lavish and beautiful resting places for the royals that have given rise to exquisite buildings like the famous Taj Mahal.

This mausoleum has an absolutely stunning window pane which points towards the Mecca which is a real sight to be beheld. The roofs and walls are intricately carved and decorated. There are many floors with beautiful viewing galleries as well as sky lights. Besides, several smaller tombs lie in and around Humayun’s tomb. A definite must see for the art-lover and the culture seeker.

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One of the most splendid examples of Mughal architecture in India, the Humayun Tomb comes in A list attractions of Delhi. While there are no tickets for Humayun Tomb, signing up for tours helps you in understanding the history behind the architecture better. Humanyun Tomb Tickets for tours are always in demand, thus, you will have to hurry if you wish to buy tickets for Humanyun Tomb tours. Humanyun Tomb ticket prices come in a whole range, thus visit out ticket section to know everything even before you make a visit.

Humayun Tomb Information

  • The best time to visit it is just after sunrise, and on working days. (You will have less crowd to handle).
  • The surrounded is very beautiful, with river Yamuna located to its side, adorable fountains, gardens and mosque.

Humayun Tomb Ticket Prices

  • Indian- Rs.10, Foreigner- Rs.250, Video filming- Rs.25 and Photography is free.

How To reach Humayun Tomb by Public Transport

  • Nearest Metro station: JLN stadium

Restaurants Near Humayun Tomb

  • Shaqeeb’s
  • Cafe Cool
  • Palank Court

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  • Humayun Tomb Address: Mathura Road, Nizamuddin, New Delhi, Delhi 110013, India
  • Humayun Tomb Contact Number: +91-1124355275
  • Humayun Tomb Timing: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Humayun Tomb Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Humayun Tomb(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Humayun Tomb: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 94.12% of people who visit Delhi include Humayun Tomb in their plan

  • 27.42% of people start their Humayun Tomb visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Humayun Tomb

Monday, Friday and Sunday

91.21% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Humayun Tomb

People normally club together Lotus Temple and India Gate And Rajpath while planning their visit to Humayun Tomb.

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  • Best to visit in morning when nobody is around. Opens at 6.30. Good huge place to explore. 30rs. for Indian is a good price to visit.Clean tidy place. A detailed book of importance of this place should be provided which should be reusable for tourists again and again. Toilets available in good condition. Less crowded, nice green fields with bushes and trees around the old structure make you feel of living in past time. Just Rs.30 entry per person (Indian) is cheap. It's great place if you want come along with your family but make sure to stuff your stomach with enough food as no eatables are allowed in there. I like reading under the trees as usually this is a quite place with cushioned grasses all over the year.

  • Nice and peaceful attraction with a lot of history. Complex a lot larger than you might think- takes about 90 minutes to see everything. I thought that there should be a lot more information plaques as there were hardly any. Thankfully not one person wanted a picture with me which was nice. Also, be aware of the rickshaw drivers who will approach you the minute you approach the car park. They will offer outrageous rates or will force you to visit shops where the driver gets commission. Just ignore them and get one from the roundabout outside.

  • Nice and peaceful attraction with a lot of history. Complex a lot larger than you might think- takes about 90 minutes to see everything. I thought that there should be a lot more information plaques as there were hardly any. Thankfully not one person wanted a picture with me which was nice. Also, be aware of the rickshaw drivers who will approach you the minute you approach the car park. They will offer outrageous rates or will force you to visit shops where the driver gets commission. Just ignore them and get one from the roundabout outside.

  • This is a wonderful place to visit! The grounds are beautiful. It is extremely interesting. There is ample space to walk around. There are places for you to sit and relax yes. If you want to sit on the grass or on park benches, there are many options. It is truly a place to get away from the hustle and bustle of this large and crowded city. We go to Deli often as a family, and make it a point to stop at Humayun's Tomb every time. We never tire of it's beauty.

  • Very magnificent piece of architecture. Have many historical posters and boards which provides a good knowledge of Mughal history. It's all restoration project is depicted by the posters. Well maintained, clean place. Maintenance staff & other guards are continuously doing their jobs efficiently fir the maintenance of the monument. Didn't found any kind of doodling on walls around the monument big thanks to the citizen's 😊.

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