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Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti

Fatehpur Sikri, India
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nice from the outside, dont fall sucker to donate

beautiful tomb, white marble. but, your guide will try to convince you to spend 20-50$ for some... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
murray a
Holy place for all

Its a very memorable visit for everyone who had a wish to fulfill. This place will give you peace... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Zahid T
Guwahati, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

beautiful tomb, white marble. but, your guide will try to convince you to spend 20-50$ for some piece of cloth and string to tie to the screen and make a wish. says it goes to charity. more likely he gets a cut and the rest...More

Thank murray a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a very memorable visit for everyone who had a wish to fulfill. This place will give you peace in mind.

Thank Zahid T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This mausoleum is known as one of the finest examples of Mughal architecture in India. It was constructed in 1580-1581 and was built by emperor Akbar as a sign of respect for the Sufi saint Sheikh Salim Chisti who predicted that Akbar would have a...More

Thank Indera N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti is the place, Peoples believe in Some miracle place with serenity!!! some people believes that they will be pregnant after visiting this place!!! Salim Chisti is a great fond of Emperor Akbar and liked by Akbar. Opposite of Buland Darwaja...More

Thank Shushom
Reviewed 18 April 2017

many people visit this place as they believe they would have a baby after the visit, you can see many people praying

Thank Piotr M
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Salim Chisti was a great Sufi Saint who was highly revered by Akbar. His blessings had given Akbar a son-Salim who was also named after the saint. The tomb of Salim Chisti is made in marble. The structure is well built and lies right opposite...More

Thank Rajani B
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is the mausoleum of the famed Sheikh Salim Christi who blessed the Mughul King Akbar to have a child. Its revered by many Muslims as well as Hindis. Located in the central mosque court yard. It’s a shining example of Moghul architecture in white...More

Thank MrJ_travels
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Last month, we travelled to Fatehpur Sikri to visit this tomb. You have to park in the parking lot and take a bus up the hill. My mom is 67 years old and as a teenager had tied a thread inside the shrine and made...More

Thank Neelam K
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful place near Agra. Must visit if you plan for Taj Mahal and Agra!!! Worth the time to stop by there.

Thank Tui P
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The tomb of Sheikh Salim Chisti is a highlight in the already impressive Fatehpur Sikri. The architecture of the mausoleum is truly stunning, particularly the intricately carved screens that encircle the whole building - each one unique and more beautiful than the next. As the...More

Thank jdulisse
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Can one go to salim chishti dargah during periods??
8 April 2017|
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Response from amars777 | Reviewed this property |
It is a sacred place for Muslims......your belief should guide you
Is it advisable to visit this Dargah on this coming Eid. How crowded it could be during Eid.
3 July 2016|
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Response from madhukars1 | Reviewed this property |
I have visited in a normal day, so no idea about the crowd on the day of Eid. But the place is in a remote area, and there should be no problem of being much crowded.