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Top 5 Views of the Taj Mahal

August 11, 2014

If you wonder whey more than 3 million people travel to see the Taj Mahal then you will have your answer. The Taj Mahal still stands as the most beautiful building in the world despite the emerging architectural concepts. The building's beauty is one that can be viewed from multiple dimensions making its charm unending and always renewed.

To experience this, here are the top 5 views of the Taj Mahal.

A view within the Taj Mahal compound
A view within the Taj Mahal compound at a fee of Rs.750, you will not be disappointed. Once you pay the fee that allows you to access one of the world's most cherished gem, you will be able to see the Taj from a vantage position and will view the Taj in its totality. Simply put, you will see the Taj as it is reflected on the Lotus Pond. This view is only possible from within the compound. Moreover, take a photo of you holding the tip of the Mahal. Everyone who has been there has done it.

A view from Mehta Bagh
If you are at the Mughal Park that is opposite to the Yamuna River, you can have the most unusual view of Taj from this position. However, a fence keeps you away from the building. Nevertheless, the rural setting that takes charge in this orientation will give you one of the best views in the world.

A view from the banks of Yamuna River
There is a small path to the east of the Mahal complex. That path follows the Yamuna River. If you are adjacent to a small temple around the area, you will experience a breathtaking view of the Mahal. This view gives you a snap of the Taj from a northeast corner. You will be able to view the Taj on a three dimensional scope.

A view from Agra Fort
As a tourist, you should visit the Agra Fort. It is one of the marvels of India. While you are there, you can wake up early in the morning as the sun rises and view The Taj. You will be able to capture the magnificent building with the rising sun as its backdrop. You may need a binoculars or a camera to have a clear view of the Taj but the look is one of the best you can have of this sacred site.

The Rooftop cafe view
What attracts anyone to this view is the ability of the whole event to be adjusted to fit the vegetation that is within the cafe. The Taj is not far from here but the view allows it to emerge from vegetation around the area and boldly rise to the expectations. What you will see is three towers and the main dome floating on top of the flowers will have covered your view. Follow this top five views to have an unforgettable site of the Taj Mahal. Apart from that, India has a lot to offer in addition to the Taj. If you want to take some of the best photos possible in this world, you should visit these sites. While you are visiting, ensure you apply for esta and be protected.

Ruby Andrew’s author bio
Ruby Andrew lives in Bristol, UK and is an avid reader and blogger. Since her early years she’s had a passion for writing with her articles having been published in leading UK newspapers. Her areas of interest are food, reviews (Book/Movie), Travel, Fashion, and Lifestyle. She works as a guest blogger on her chosen areas of interest and currently writes on behalf of apply for esta.

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