Charminar, Hyderabad

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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 visit site .
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  • Charminar is like an identity to Hyderabad. It was under renovation when I visited it so could not completely rejoice the magnificence of this monument, but its grandeur was still visible. You can cli...  more »
  • charminar is an iconic building. It was built by Muhammad Quli Qutb Shahi to celebrate the end of a deadly plague.  more »
  • This iconic structure of Hyderabad is under renovation.. the approach road is over crowded with sellers of various trinkets. The steps to climb are very narrow and one has to be careful while coming d...  more »
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  • Great place for time pass especially with Family n friends. Well situated at mid of the main Road, so easily noticeable in huge traffic too. Lots of Pearl shop around this place and it's famous for pearl. Great place for shopping especially for female. Maintained it's History in incredible India place. Loved this place, it's my memories of College days.
  • Really nice place to visit if you're anywhere nearby. The two main structures are a great example of middle-eastern vibe architecture and are really nice to look at. Even better is being able to see the bustle of store keeper and shoppers/visitors walking down the streets. Great place to buy Bangles at a cheap price. Only issue is that the roads are dirty (look down as you walk) and pickpockets
  • This is one of the most vising place of Pearl city ( Hyderabad). You can do good shopping of ladies bangles. Variety of fancy bangles are available near to this place. You can capture a good photo in front of this monument. It will be hard to get a parking place. It's better to use public transport, if not by auto is more suggestible.
  • I have visited this place while visiting Hyderabad for a business trip and it was lovely experience. Very crowded place with many places and various options to get souvenirs to your family and friends. Prices are really cheap with an excellent quality. Sometimes you must be careful while walking especially if you were a tourist because you might get robbed, but this is a really rare to happen. I really recommend visiting this lovely place while visiting Hyderabad.
  • Although the place is quite crowded but the view from the top of the Charminar is eye catching. Great parking facility available and the traffic control is super here. Be aware of the hawkers they may be danger. But a must visit place atleast once in one's lifetime to experience the beautiful architecture of ancient India for sure u will appreciate the hard work of the workers who made this monument
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