Humayun's Tomb is the tomb of the mughal emperor humayun build in 1569-70 located at Delhi. It’s the first garden tomb on Indian subcontinent and was declared a UNESCO world heritage site in 1993. The Humayun's Mausoleum, built of red sandstone, was the first garden type tomb to be built in India. The Humayun's Tomb is located near the dargah of famed Sufi saint Nizamuddin Auliya on the banks of the Yamuna. The Humayun tomb's architecture is heavily influenced by Persian architecture. Today, the mausoleum is a popular tourist destination in Delhi.
How to reach Humayun's Tomb
The nearest airport is Indira Gandhi International Airport, which is 15 kilometres away from Humayun's tomb burials. To go to Humayun's Tomb, take a taxi from the airport.
The nearest train station to Humayun's Tomb is Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station, which is about 2.5 kilometres away.
The nearest bus station is 800 metres away, at Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah. You may either walk to Humayun's Tomb or use a car to get there.
Things to do in Humayun's Tomb
1. Know about History
Knowing about the ancient history and about past is a good activity by which you can improve your knowledge.
Relax and unwind in the presence of the tranquil atmosphere that pervades the entire site.
This is a fantastic location for capturing the splendor of the Mughal monarch.
Shopping at the nearby shops and local markets is another good activity which helps you to know about these structures.
5. Varieties of Food
Dine out Eating at the restaurants and small eateries located across the neighborhood is a good activity which you can enjoy