Hiran Minar

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  • Address: Fatehpur Sikri, Uttar Pradesh, India
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  • Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: View Point, Historical Site, Tower

Hiran Minar - Review

Located in the open plains, this high tower stands in a polo ground converted into a sanctuary for Antelopes. The 53 steps lead to the top of the tower and an excellent bird eye’s view of the entire Fatehpur Sikri can be observed from here.

A combination of octagonal and circular shape is decorated with an alternate row of six pointed star and hexagons.

Numerous elephant tusks are protruding from the centre of the each star and hexagons (now replaced with stone tusks). It is believed that real elephant tusks symbolize the novelty and grandeur of Mughal Empire.

Hiran Minar Information

  • Guides are available.

Hiran Minar Ticket Prices

  • A joint ticket of INR 260 should be taken for all the attractions around Fatehpur Sikri.
  • Children have a concession in the ticket fee.
  • The best time to visit this place is around the sunrise or the sunset to have a magnificent view of the city.
  • Video shooting & photography has separate charges.

How To reach Hiran Minar by Public Transport

  • You can hire taxis or can get there by private vehicles.

Restaurants Near Hiran Minar

  • Sher-E-Punjab- Paneer and Naan
  • The local eateries serving authentic Indian flavoured chicken and meat, Non Khatai- a local sweet

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TripHobo Highlights for Hiran Minar

  • Hiran Minar Address: Fatehpur Sikri, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Hiran Minar Timing: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Hiran Minar Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Hiran Minar(preferred time): 05:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Hiran Minar: 00:30 Mins
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Things to Know Before Visiting Hiran Minar

  • 95% of people who visit Fatehpur Sikri include Hiran Minar in their plan

  • 39.06% of people start their Hiran Minar visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Hiran Minar

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

62.3% of people prefer walking in order to reach Hiran Minar

People normally club together The Buland Darwaza and Red Sandstone Monuments while planning their visit to Hiran Minar.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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