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Private Half-Day Tour: Golkonda Fort and Qutb Shahi Tombs from Hyderabad
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Qutub Shahi Rd, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Qutb Shahi Tomb. The tombs are surrounded by a densely populated residential area with the green coverage slowly being gobbled up by growing concrete jungle. You will find a lot of families from nearby areas coming there for a picnic and playing...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is a bit of a hidden gem...I hadn't heard of this however our guide recommended us going. It's really got a lot of history and it's well worth walking around. The tower in particular is spectacular!

Thank 777pj777
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Worth a visit and get a local official guide it is worth it and you are supporting local tourism. Highly recommend it. You will learn the history of this area and the first Qutub Shahi kings buried here along with their wives, physicians and other...More

Thank JeddaCath
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Amazing grounds where an entire royal family were buried. Really beautiful and peaceful and such a lovely place to relax and chill. You can take a peaceful walk around the perimeter wall, really nice but the one things I hated about India is the trash...More

Thank coraSingapore
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The place is also known as 7 tombs, where a whole family of rulers were buried. There are individual building for significant kings. The area is not maintained properly. If done in a informative way, this can be a great spot.

Thank joyienjoy
Reviewed 25 July 2016

You would get to read this at the entrance... The tombs form a large cluster and stand on a raised platform. The tombs are domed structures built on a square base surrounded by pointed arches, a distinctive style that blends Persian, Pashtun and Hindu forms....More

Thank OneLifeFewClicks
Reviewed 17 February 2015

Located about a kilometer north from Golconda Fort, the Qutub Shahi tombs represent the most authentic and majestic display of the Qutub Shahi dynasty architectural traditions today. The grandeur of the tombs is ensconced amidst the beautiful and picturesque landscape and gardens of Ibrahim Bagh,...More

1  Thank Debarati D
Reviewed 5 February 2015

On the way to Golkonda Fort, stop at the tombs of Hyderabad royalty, a quiet, contemplative site. The site was deserted on a Monday afternoon, and felt like a smaller version of Humayun’s Tomb in Delhi. The ASI is restoring the site – both buildings...More

2  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Had read that the tombs were closed on Friday. However, since we were already at the Golconda Fort decided to drive by and were rewarded to find them open. I am glad that we did. Even in their current condition they are pretty impressive. I...More

1  Thank Crazyv
Reviewed 1 March 2014

A great historical place to be with majestic tombs and awesome karigaris on the minarets.The gachi bowli,i.e the well was under restoration but yet was a good site. the museum is also good to explore.But neatness is to be maintained.Government needs to ban plastics out...More

Thank debahuti
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