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Charminar, Hyderabad

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#3 of 47 in Historic Sites in Hyderabad
Monument · Religious Site
Stop by and admire Charminar, a towering 16th-century monument and landmark of Hyderabad. Built in an ornate Indo-Islamic style, the imposing building boasts a mosque and four elaborately decorated minarets. Situated in the heart of the old town, the iconic structure is surrounded by a lively marketplace, filled with shops and eateries. You can browse the bustling surroundings before paying a visit to the monument, rich in history and renowned for its architecture. To visit Charminar on your holiday in Hyderabad, and find out what else Hyderabad has to offer, use our Hyderabad.
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  • One of the iconic monument of India, well maintained from out side. Enjoyed the day , must visit the market.  more »
  • It is a wonderful place to visit. It was amazing, and the narrow passage were incredible. It was still under maintenance when I visited it. The charges for Indians were Rs. 20. There are many shops...  more »
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  • Historical monument. They have improved the surrounding slot in recent days. But still it could be improved lot more. It is surrounded by a big market selling various items which is good for shopping for women. But the market also creates a lot of crowd. Food around this place is awesome though.
  • The Charminar Means "Four Minarets". constructed in 1951, is a monument and mosque located in Hyderabad Telangana, India. The landmark has become a global icon of Hyderabad, listed among the most recognized structures of India. Charminar has been a historical place with Mosque on the top floor for over 400 years and also known for its surrounding markets. It is one of the tourist attractions in Hyderabad. It is where many famous Religious festivals are celebrated... Loved the art

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