Shah Jahan a Mughal emperor started building Taj Mahal in the year 1632 and it was completed in the year 1648, this was built in the loving memory of his wife Mumtaz. A unique monument which is created in the decades. Taj mahal is located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India.Taj Mahal tourism board takes care of taj mahal. The monument is built at the bank of Yamuna River. Taj mahal is built in a very huge space. The building is constructed from white marble topped by a large dome and finial. The four minarets cover the tomb which is in between and the minarets which are at each of the four corners. The dome of marble that is mounted on the tomb is the most exciting feature, the taj mahal has, and its height is somewhere around 35 meters, which is same as the length of its base. The four minarets which are more than 40 meters tall shows an example of symmetry which the designer has created. Taj mahal is also regarded as one of the eight wonders of the world. It is one of the most beautiful monuments which was built by the mughal emperors.
For tourists it is a must place to watch. taj mahal in agra is a must to see place recommended by the foreigners. Taj mahal tourism board is there for looking upon the tourism activities for taj mahal. In India mostly every Indian has made a trip to Agra to see taj mahal. Foreigners are very fond of Indian culture, they want to see most of the historical monuments and old temples in their tour. Many tour and travel operators arranges taj mahal tour for foreigners as well as local people, the difference lies in the package they charge, they charge a lot from foreigner tourists. Every foreigner who visits India surely makes taj mahal trip to visit taj mahal and to see the real beauty of India which lies in these historical monuments and ancient buildings and the mythology which we Indians believe in. Taj mahal in India is really a symbol of pride. These historical monuments and ancient cultural buildings attract the tourists from outside the India which gives business to Indian people.
The security arrangements are also very high at taj mahal. Before entry proper security checks are being performed and every possible security measure is performed. This is due to this is a high alert area; taj mahal is on the eyes of the terrorists, that is the reason the security measures are so high. Through these foreign tourists Indian people get a lot of business and money. These tour operators also charges a lot from these foreign tourists. Agra is known for its leather footwear's, fabrics, and sweets. Apart from taj mahal, agra has many more historical monuments other than taj mahal as Agra fort, Itmad-ud-daulah's tomb, Sikandra, Rambagh, Dayal bagh, Jama masjid and many others. Design of taj mahal is very much appreciated by foreigners, each and every foreign tourist who visits India watch taj mahal for sure
Read more: http://www.articlesbase.com/travel-tips-articles/taj-mahal-a-monument-of-true-love-3991321.html#ixzz1SZfc87sA
Under Creative Commons License: Attribution No Derivatives