Safdarjung tomb history:- It is a historical monument which dedicated to Safdarjung; it was built in 1754 by Nawab Shujaud Daula with Mughal Empire style. This building was built by sandstone and marble; this compound also has a big and beautiful garden. Nawab Shujaud Daula requested to Mughal Emperor to build this monument and got land from Emperor. Safadarjung is a powerful and rich person who real name was Mirza Muqim Abul Mansur Khan. This man ruled on Awadh; after Safdarjung death his son built his tomb in New Delhi.
Safdarjung tomb location:- It is located just near of the Safdarjung Airport which is situated on the t point of the Aurobindo road and Lodhi road, Race Club and New Delhi. Its opening time is 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM every day while closed a particular government holiday like 2 October, 26th January and 15th August.
Safdarjung tomb entry fee is Rs.5/- per head of the Indian and Rs. 100/- from foreigners tourists. The tomb department also charge Rs. 25/- for video camera. Safdarjung tomb nearest metro stations is Race course and INA. People can get this tomb from both metro stations easily.
Delhi packages tour are well plan to explore hundreds years old historical monuments where people can enjoy holiday and also can visit old age style garden. This tomb also has a big garden which has several types of the trees and water flow system which make garden cool during summer season. The Safdarjung name also has other places in Delhi like Safdarjung airport, Safdarjung hospital and Safdarjung enclave.
Posted by Urmila Singh