Taj Mahal night viewing – The Taj Mahal is one of the most visited and admired monuments in India and is one of the world’s seven wonders. It was commissioned by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1632 for his third and most beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal.
The name Taj Mahal is derived from the name of his favorite wife Mumtaz Mahal. Taj means crown and mahal means palace, thus making this “The Palace of Crown “.
The gigantic building is located on the bank of the river Yamuna, providing a heavenly backdrop. The serene floating water of the Yamuna river provides a sparkling reflection that shows an image of the floating tomb.
This is considered one of the most romantic and appealing monuments in the world that’s why most visitors look forward to exploring the Taj Mahal at night.
During night viewing the Taj mahal looks shimmery and entirely glowing white which leaves a unique mark on the visitors to come again and again.
Taj mahal night viewing timing
Night viewing of the Taj Mahal is available only five days a month n full moon night and two days before and after the full moon night. It looks beautiful during a full moon night the color of the translucent marble keeps on changing from dawn to midnight.
At night only four hundred tourists are allowed inside the gigantic monument at a time. the four hundred visitors are divided into eight batches with fifty members each. Time duration of each batch is 30 minutes between 8.30 PM to 12:30 pm according to Indian Standard Time(IST)
You can book your Taj Mahal tickets on the official website TajMahal.gov.in
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