Famous Monuments and Landmarks of India


1. Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum in the city of Agra built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal.

2. Red Fort

The Red Fort is a massive sandstone fort built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. It was used as the residence of the Mughal emperors for more than 200 years.

3. Gateway of India

It was built in 1911 to commemorate the arrival of King George V and Queen Mary in India and has since become a popular tourist attraction.

4. Qutub Minar

It is located in Delhi, Qutub Minar is a 73-meter-high minaret built by Qutb-ud-din Aibak, the first Muslim ruler of Delhi.

5. Victoria Memorial

It was built to commemorate the reign of Queen Victoria in India. It was built in the beginning of the 20th century.

6. Char Minar

Charminar is located in Hyderabad. It is a 16th-century monument built by the Qutb Shahi dynasty. It is a beautiful example of Islamic architecture.

7. Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal is a famous landmark in Jaipur, Rajasthan. It was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh.

8. Hampi

Hampi is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Karnataka. Hampi is a popular destination for tourists interested in Indian history and architecture.