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Jama Masjid, Agra

3.7
World heritage site · Architectural Building · Hidden Gem · Religious Site
Stop by Jama Masjid and admire one of the largest mosques in India. The mosque, also referred to as the “Friday mosque,” is an extremely popular pilgrimage site for devotees. Emperor Shah Jahan built the mosque in 1648, in honor of his daughter Jahanara Begum. Admire the intricate Iranian architecture of the mosque, which took six years and over 5,000 workers to complete. Visitors must dress appropriately; knees should be covered and shoes removed upon arrival. Make Jama Masjid part of your personalized Agra itinerary using our Agra road trip app.
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  • Beautiful place to visit. Steeped in history. You will take your shoes off to get in. Watch having to give tips as the minimum tends to be 100 rupees or be prepared for them to give it back to...  more »
  • My wife and I visited the Jama Masjid as part of a Golden Triangle tour with the TripaDeal group in February. It was very interesting, but you must remove your shoes, women have to wear long gowns...  more »
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  • One of the oldest Mosque in Delhi. BEAUTIFUL AND GIGANTIC HOLY MOSQUE.
  • It's a very beautiful mosque.This mosque was built by princess Jahanara begam daughter of Mughal emperor Shahjahan.very peaceful place besides Agra fort station.At the time of Mughal era it was used to be royal mosque for the Mughal Badshah.

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