Qutub Minar, New Delhi

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Surrounded by historic ruins, Qutub Minar represents the tallest brick minaret in the world, recognized as a World Heritage Site. Begun in 1200 and completed over the following two centuries, the tower stands at a height of 73 m (240 ft). Explore the surrounding archeological sites to discover many traditional funerary buildings, gates, mosques, and other temples. Wander the complex and admire the minaret from multiple angles, and you'll immediately notice its intricate, multi-hued sandstone brickwork and carvings arranged in semi-cylindrical patterns. Start your trip to New Delhi by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • One of the iconic place in Delhi Must visit if you admire art, it's very difficult to imagine how such a huge structure was built when it was built and then it has fine'nakkashi' all over it... O If y...  more »
  • I was shocked to see that this site was built with the stones that were recovered through the destruction of Hindi temples, it was the time of Mughal domination...
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  • The old ruins of the tower and old temples that were once Hindu were interesting to see. The shape of the large remaining tower has as interesting story to it so you must go and see it! An amazing historical place I ever visited. I will record the stories and w ill tell to my colleagues at home back. Qutub Minar is indeed an eye catching monument. Its amazing. The tall Minar stands firmly on ground and kisses the sky. Its a must visit monument. Book ticket online to enjoy hassle free entry. You can hire a government approved guide from the main entrance. After 2 hrs of sight seeing if you feel like eating something, you may enter "Qutub Restaurant", not far from Qutub Minar. Food is good there
  • The old ruins of the tower and old temples that were once Hindu were interesting to see. The shape of the large remaining tower has as interesting story to it so you must go and see it! An amazing historical place I ever visited. I will record the stories and w ill tell to my colleagues at home back. Qutub Minar is indeed an eye catching monument. Its amazing. The tall Minar stands firmly on ground and kisses the sky. Its a must visit monument. Book ticket online to enjoy hassle free entry. You can hire a government approved guide from the main entrance. After 2 hrs of sight seeing if you feel like eating something, you may enter "Qutub Restaurant", not far from Qutub Minar. Food is good there
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