India has a number of historical places. That are so beautiful and have a rich history behind it. You can found world’s best historical places in India. India was the house of empires and rulers. The historical sites present in India represent the culture of ancient and modern people of India. Many places are listed as World Heritage sites. These places are famous all around the world. We have a collection here of 10 Most beautiful historical places in India.
10. Jaipur Amber Fort
Jaipur Amber Fort is a famous ancient fortress of India. It was built by the Kachhawa clans of Amber. This fort represents the beauty of combine efforts of Hindu and Mughal architecture. This port is found on Maota Lake.
9. Jodhpur Jaswant
Jodhpur Jaswant is one of the beautiful historical site. It is the attractive place for the tourists. It is the memorable site of royal Maharaja Jaswant Sigh in 19th century.
8. Mughal Gardens
Mughal Gardens is located in Rashtrapati Bhawan which is build in Mughal and British style. This garden is tourist attractive site and is so beautiful historical site. The garden is full of flower trees, number of fountains and water channels.
7. Humayun’s Tomb
Humayun’s Tomb is a historical place of Mughal Era. It is a tomb of Mughal Emperor Humayun. Its construction was completed in 1562 C.E. Mirak Mirza Ghiyath was the designer of this tomb.
6. Qutub Minar
Qutub Minar is located in Mehrauli. This Minar is so tall it contains the height of 238 feet and 1 inch. Qutb–ud-din Aibak constructed it in 1200 AD. It has five stories and door of each story opens to its own balcony. Visitors are not allowed to go on upper stories it is closed for visitors. Qutub Minar is a superb place to visit.
5. Iron Pillar
Iron Pillar is found in the courtyard of Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque. It is 1500 years old. It is a memory of Gupta King Chandragupta One unique thing about this place is that If any couple standing back to pillar encircle it with couples arms the wish of them will be granted.
4. Red Fort
Red Fort is a 17th century fort complex situated in Old Delhi. It was constructed by Mughal emperor. It is designated as UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007. It is originally referred to as “Qila-i-Mubarak”(the blessed fort), because of the residence of royal family. This site showcases the very high level of art from and ornamental work. It is open at two major gates, The Delhi and Lahore gates. It is relevant as a symbol of architectural brilliance and power.
3. India Gate
This is a all India war memorial. India gate is 42 meter high, free standing arch was built in 10 February 1921. Here 70,000 Indian soldiers were died during World War I. It stands in the center of New Delhi. Sir Edwin Lateens was the designers of this historical place.
2. Old Fort (Purana Qila)
Old Fort was constructed by Mughal emperor Humayun and Sher Shah. This rectangular shape place is located in Indraprastha. There is a Sher Mandal a octagonal tower is there which is of two stories. Humanyun used it as library. He was died by slipping from its steep stairs. A small archaeological museum and zoo is also there. Which enhance the beauty of this historical place.
1. Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal is the most beautiful historical place which is a sign of love. It is white marble mausoleum located in Agra. It is constructed by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of third wife, Mumtaz Mahal and is one of the universally admired masterpieces of world’s heritage. It became UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983.