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Panch Mahal - Fatehpur Sikri, Fatehpur Sikri
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Admire the incredible design of the five-floored palace at Panch Mahal - Fatehpur Sikri. The palace is also referred to as "Badgir" or "wind tower" thanks to its design, which uses hundreds of columns to alleviate heat by increasing air flow. The palace has 176 columns in total, of which 84 stand on the ground level supporting the structure above, with certain design elements reflect those of nearby Buddhist temples. Explore the palace, which offers fantastic views of the fort that sits to its left, providing ideal photo opportunities. Wander around at your own pace, or hire a guide to learn more about the rich history of the site. Use our Fatehpur Sikri tour planner to add Panch Mahal - Fatehpur Sikri and other attractions to your Fatehpur Sikri vacation plans.
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This five storeys building is very beautiful and made of red sandstone. It's a part of the Sikri complex. Try to come in the morning at sunrise or sunset to capture the red hues.
Best example of architecture and thoughtfulness. Five story building is standing over pink marble sheets and blocks. Amazing. Many Bollywood movies shooting done at this place, DO DIL MILL RAHE HAIN, ... read more »
Kuch khaas nahi hai.boring place hai. Government bhi thik se dhyan nhi rakh p rahi hi.place bahut old ho chuk hi.kuch khaas attraction nahi mila mujhe.otherwise jo purani jagah ko pasnd karte hain woh... read more »
In the terms of architecture it's very different partly Persian partly Indian and it's well kept by ASI also. Well worth a visit your like to study different architecture styles
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