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Address: Sasaram, India
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Magnificent Mausoleum

This 16th C majestic mausoleum, that Sher Shah Suri built for himself and completed by his son, is a must-see for all history-buffs and photo-buffs. It is a grand edifice built in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Chemingineer55
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This 16th C majestic mausoleum, that Sher Shah Suri built for himself and completed by his son, is a must-see for all history-buffs and photo-buffs. It is a grand edifice built in red sandstone, overlaid with glazed tiles, only traces of which are visible today. Though very symmetric and well-proportioned, I could not see why it is known as "second... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is the heart of Sasaram as we all know that sasaram name is not fulfilled without shershah. The architecture is one of the best of that time.

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Thank Mithlesh1989
Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

As we all know that shershah did a lot for this city. This place is in his memories. the tomb has a very good architecture and a must visit place for architects and history lovers.

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Thank Sundeepgupta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This tomb is mid in the water so very beautiful looking and green garden looking fantastic, so traveller u go any time in sasaram visit this palace and rate.

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Thank Kamal K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

It is beautiful tomb build by Sher shah.It is a very ancient architecture and structure located in the heart of Sasaram.

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Thank Ajay S
Pune, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

This red sandstone mausoleum, which stands right in the middle of an artificial lake, is being built by the founder of Suri Empire, Emperor Sher Shah Suri. It is located on NH 2 ( Main road connecting Kolkata with New Delhi), almost 100 kms from Varanasi towards Gaya and in Sasaram which is HQ of Rohtas district of Bihar. I... More 

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Thank Santosh R
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

It is a very good place to visit which is one of the finest Afgan architecture in India built by great King Sher Shah Suri.it is worth visiting.

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

you will say wow once you visit this place. the place is even better than Tajmahal. The only unfortunate thing is no marketing of this place & ignorance by government otherwise its real gem in indian history.

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Thank verdevendra1
Jaipur, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

Its amazing, a building in the middle of lake. All of you should be visit there at least one time. This tomb explains about the bright history of sasaram and the great king Sher shah suri.

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Thank krishnacshstl1992
Patna, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

The Tomb is regarded as one of the noblest specimens of Afghan architecture in India. It is an imposing brick structure partly veneered with stone. It seems that, it is now a days visited mostly by young couples and lovebirds. They do not have any respect for history and making the walls of this sublime structure dirty by their graffiti.... More 

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