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Near Diwan - E - Khas, Agra 282003, India
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All reviews octagonal tower e khas his son yamuna river agra fort palace built small marble jasmine tower fell ill his life inside fort eight years white marble structure beautiful building mughal era nice place to visit red fort
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is good place inside the Agra fort and made it well. you can see this as one of nice place to visit.

Thank jmodi1981
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is the place where Shah Jahan was imprisoned and from where he viewed the Taj in his final days.

Thank seeker_here
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This is the place in the red fort where shahjahan can see the taj at the time when he had captured by Aurangzeb. During his old age his far sight became weak and he could not see the Taj Mahal, and he fell ill in...More

Thank Maneesh12345
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Shah-burj, is an octagonal tower standing close to Diwan-e-Khas in Agra Fort.It is made of delicate marbles with ornamental niches.The decoration of the walls is pietra dura. The chamber has a marble dome on top and is surrounded by a verandah with a beautiful carved...More

Thank KumarM332
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This is the place where Shahjahan was kept in Jail. Situated at the bank of River Yamuna it gives a stunning view of Taj Mahal from it.

Thank amitkumar_bec
Reviewed 4 August 2018

During my vacation in Agra, I had visited the iconic Agra Fort which is a UNESCO World Heritage site and this is located inside fort complex. This is the place where Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan was kept in exile by his son Aurangzeb during the...More

Thank Kaushik G
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This location is especially interesting as it has an impressive view on the Taj Mahal with the river next to it !

Thank alistaird8992
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Part of Agra Fort. This s the most interesting bit and the bit facing the Taj that attracts the most visitor. Must see.

Thank Travelingjohn123
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Shah Burj is one of the monuments that Shah Jahan has built for his wife Mumtaz Mahal. It is an octagonal tower located near the Duwan e Khas in Agra Fort. It is also known as Musamman Burj. This magnificent tower symbolizes the era of...More

Thank Keertan
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Shah burj is very unique. I have seen many old fortresses like this in Agra but this is something different. This is amazing. It is said that here Shahjah passed on the last day of his life. Must visit place.

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3 November 2017|
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Response from deepakdan | Reviewed this property |
There is only one ticket for the entire fort sightseeing. Ticket for Indians is Rs40/- only per person. Tickets for Foreigners is Rs. 550/- only per person.