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Tomb of Mariam Zamani

Opposite to Sikandra Tomb, Besides National Highway-2 | Sikandra, Agra, India
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A decent place, can be avoided if out of time

This is the tomb of the most famous queen of Akbar. Some people also know her as "Jhodha". This is... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Koushlendra Y
,
India
Slightly out of the way but well worth a visit.

This was not on our itinerary however we knew of her existence and asked our driver to go to her... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
DEBORAH O
,
Melbourne, Australia
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Opposite to Sikandra Tomb, Besides National Highway-2 | Sikandra, Agra, India
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

This is the tomb of the most famous queen of Akbar. Some people also know her as "Jhodha". This is slight off the tourist circuit of Agra. Will take easily 3 hours of ones time, including travel from city.

Thank Koushlendra Y
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This was not on our itinerary however we knew of her existence and asked our driver to go to her tomb. He admitted he hadn't been either. Its a beautiful compound and well maintained. The historical aspect is very interesting and the monument and garden...More

Thank DEBORAH O
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The tomb of Mariam Zamani the Hindu queen of Akbar is not a much frequented place in Agra. The tomb unlike most of the Mughal tombs surprisingly does not have a dome structure anywhere. The tomb is not maintained very well. Nonetheless one can visit...More

Thank Parwathi H
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Mariam tomb is very small and quite place. Not much of people visits here. It is not properly preserved you have to pay entry ticket

Thank Abhishek Singh P
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Suddenly planned it near to our locality. Me and my some friends make a plan and visit it. Nice place nd see the historical thing there and lot of fun.

Thank Akashsir
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I wanted to pay my respects to Akbar's Hindu wife who was the mother of Jahangir. (I think of her as Jodha Bai because of the movie AkbarJodha, but historians give her a different name.) The tomb is in Sikander on the opposite side of...More

Thank Geralyn H
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is one of the sites to see in the world and the structure is amazing and is such good condition the tours are well conducted but you need a local tour guide to gain the best experience they know the history and the bet...More

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We had planned a night halt in Agra while coming back from Jaipur by road. The plan was to reach Agra by around 1.00 pm and then visit Sikandara complex. Next day post check out visit either the tomb of I’timād-ud-Daulah (father of Noor Jehan)...More

3  Thank Annmanj
Reviewed 15 October 2016

There's no hustling and bustling. It has big lawns, great for lying down and taking some rest. The architecture is great. You can sit by the lawns and spend some quality time.

Thank agarwalridhi
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This 400 years old monument is situsded on the left side of Sikandra the grave of Akbar,Mariam was the Rajput princess and wife of Akbar and mother of Jahangir ,the total building is in Red stone and it is like a lovers paradise for young...More

Thank Arkay5255
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