The Taj Mahal is considered one of the most romantic monuments in the world. Built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan after the death of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, this white marble mausoleum is considered a monument to eternal love.
When can the Taj Mahal be seen by Moonlight?
A total of 400 tourists are permitted to see the Taj Mahal, on or around moonlit nights, on five specific nights in a month. These nights are the full moon night itself and the two nights before and after the full moon night.
To help you book in advance and avoid disappointment, Taj Mahal Tourism provides a list of full moon nights in the coming year. You can plan your trip beforehand, so you won't miss this eagerly awaited sight.
Tickets to view Taj Mahal at night can only be purchased 24 hours in advance. For a small service fee, our overseas tour operator can assist you in purchasing the tickets amd also deliver to your hotel if desired.