Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Fatehpur Sikri, Uttar Pradesh, India
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  • Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Architecture , Tomb

One of the finest pieces of architecture in Mughal tradition in India, this sacred structure was built in the 16th century. The place is the sacred ground of burial of Sufi saint Salim Chisti, a descendant of Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti of Ajmer.

Located along the imperial complex near Zenana Rauza and facing south towards Buland Darwaza, this landmark lies within the quadrangle of the Jama Masjid.

The tomb is enclosed in delicate marble screens on all sides and is the saint rests in peace at the centre of the main hall in a semi-circular dome. The ivory coloured walls and a mosaic in black and yellow marble are arranged in geometric pattern which add to the beauty of the structure.

  • Guides are available.

  • A joint ticket of INR 260 should be taken for all the attractions around Fatehpur Sikri.
  • Children have a concession in the ticket fee.
  • It is advisable to leave the footwear outside.
  • The peace and sanity of the religious place should be not disturbed.
  • Video shooting & photography has separate charges.

  • You can get there by taxis or private vehicles.

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  • Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb Address: Fatehpur Sikri, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb Timing: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb(preferred time): 09:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Time required to visit Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Fatehpur Sikri include Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb in their plan

  • 37.14% of people start their Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

80% of people prefer walking in order to reach Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb

People normally club together Buland Darwaza and Birbal Bhavan while planning their visit to Sufi Saint Shaikh Salim Chisti Tomb.

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