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Taj Mahal by Moonlight- Day Tour

Agra, India
+91 98112 75279
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Not worth a visit

It is overly hyped. We can't even click a photo in that darkness, even with the best of lenses... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
The Taj Mahal by Moonlight - not a bright idea.

When our visit to view the Taj Mahal by moonlight happened at last, it fell into place like magic... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
Daphne C
Leh, India
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17 Oct 2016
“Not worth a visit”
29 Aug 2016
“The Taj Mahal by Moonlight - not a bright idea.”
Agra, India
+91 98112 75279
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

It is overly hyped. We can't even click a photo in that darkness, even with the best of lenses. Maybe, you could try your luck with a tripod. I'd suggest you may couple this with a day trip on a full moon day. I hear...More

Thank Gauthamvp
Reviewed 29 August 2016

When our visit to view the Taj Mahal by moonlight happened at last, it fell into place like magic. The full moon that month (December 2015) was the festive night of Eid-i-Milad with the auspicious Friday coming up and Christmas Eve, as well. The stars...More

Thank Daphne C
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Taj Mahal is a gorgeous monument by day. Having visited the Taj a few times, our expectation was that a monnlight tour, restricted to 50 people at a time, would be a superb experience. The reality, however, was a huge let down. The tour is...More

Thank KaranBIndia
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

DO NOT... DO NOT waste your time and money on this if you want to avoid feeling being cheated. This is nothing short of a scam. We had a hard time managing the tickets for this and that too @ Rs 510 per person and...More

Thank Rajat G
Reviewed 13 March 2015 via mobile

What a natural scenery.. Taj's colour and shad was awesome. Feel the seen. Don't miss a full moon day. Make sure u having your visit with foot cover. Feel the ambiance with piece.

1  Thank chithiravelr
Reviewed 11 December 2014

one word to describe is the wonderful show, must to have when you plan to visit taj mahal. try to book ticket on full moon day especially. Wonderful place for couples and love birds to visit. Best time to visit is between November to February.

4  Thank govindsharma53
Reviewed 10 November 2014

For this, A total of 400 tourists are permitted to see the Taj Mahal, for 5 days(except friday) or around moonlit nights, in a month. These nights are the full moon night itself and the two nights before and after the full moon night. Each...More

8  Thank Pooja M
Reviewed 26 January 2014

We stayed at the beautiful Oberoi Amarvilas where every room has a view of the Taj Mahal. We had a morning tour and a moonlight tour of Taj Mahal. I thought maybe we would not be able to see much because as I looked out...More

5  Thank donatravel
Reviewed 17 January 2014

Full moon but haze did not lift..so only so a hazy silhouette of the Taj at night...not much they can do...but January is a bad month to visit Taj by moonlight :-(

1  Thank sauravadhikari
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Went with my friends and family on 15 Dec 2013. Though was aware that it was difficult to watch Taj with the light of the moon thousands of km away but still thought would be a fun trip with friends. Yes it was fun searching...More

5  Thank Abhih716
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peter v
3 March 2015|
Response from SjAwadh |
All the visitors emphasized right ,the experience has no worth as such.summer months are better however ,as there is no haze One more thing must be kept in mind to go in late group, reason being the height of moon which... More
peter v
3 March 2015|
Response from peter v |
which month is best to see the Taj by moonlight