The Taj Mahal in Agra, India is one of the finest monument in the world. Taj Mahal, situated on the bank of River Yumuna was built in memory of Mumtaz Mahal, wife of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum which was completed in 1652 and took more than 20,000 workers a period of 22 years to complete this masterpiece. The additional building around Taj Mahal took 10 more years to complete.
Taj Mahal is listed among one of the seven wonders of the world, and some Western historians have noted that its architectural beauty has never been surpassed. The Taj is the most beautiful monument built by the Mughals, the Muslim rulers of India. Taj Mahal Tour is the main attraction for the tourist visiting India. Most tourists visit in the cooler months of October - March. If you are planning a tour to India, Taj Mahal is the place to visit.