Thursday, 27 August 2015


 The Taj Mahal is world famous  romantic monument built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan  in fond memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. It is considered as monument of eternal Love
Lovers from all across the world, want to see this architectural marvel and admire its radiant beauty. Pepole from all over the world would like to get enthralled by visiting Taj Mahal under Moonlight.The white marble surface of the Taj Mahal changes its appearance with the passing of the seasons. It glows brightly in the sunlight in summer and reflects the grey-clouded sky during the monsoon. Under the light of the full moon however, the Taj Mahal is said to appear at its best - shimmering like a fairytale castle built for a legendary princess.
Moonlight viewing of allowed for five days in a each month.Poornima (Full Moon Day), 2days before Full Moon Day and 2 days after Full Moon day. If any of these days falls on Friday on that day viewing is cancelled.
A total of 400 Tourists are allowed with 8 batches of 50 each.
Night view is allowed between 20:30 to 00:30 hours only and the duration of visit is 30 minutes.
Tickets are to be bought  24 hours in advance.