The sky soaring marvel of India, Qutub Minar looks like a red wonder set against the backdrop of opulent greenery nestled in the heart of Delhi. The historic site of Delhi is a UNESCO world heritage site and a spectacular marvel on the land of India. The tallest brick minaret in the world is adorned with Arabic inscriptions that portray the magnificence of Kufic calligraphy and holds a significant place in the history of Indian as it marked the beginning of medieval Islamic period that altered the course of India”s Fate and future for all times to come.
Built over to celebrate the triumph of Islam over the Northern region of India when Chauhan, the last kingdom of Northern India were defeated by the forces of Mohammed Ghori Lead by his able General, Qutubuddin Aibak which lay the foundation of Delhi Sultanate. To commemorate his victory, Qutubuddin Aibak commissioned the construction of Qutub Minar. Another structure of Qutub Complex built over the defacement of several Hindu and Jain Temples is Quwwat Ul Islam Mosque. However, the construction of the minaret headed to the only first story when Qutubuddin Aibak died in an accident, the construction of the minaret was preceded by his successor Iltutmish and he finished three more stories of the minaret which was struck by the powerful lightning in 1369 destroying Qutub Minar completely. After this incident, Sultan Firuz Shah carried the restoration work and added two more stories to it. The Minar now has five stories, each carries its own splendor. Being a major tourist spot in Delhi it is a must visit while Golden Triangle tour of India.
In housing, the finest of Islamic Structure like Sultan Alauddin Khilji Tomb, The Alai Darwaza, Alai Minar, Tomb of Iltutmish and much more within its detailed Inlays, Qutub Complex is one of the best tourist spots to visit while Delhi Agra Jaipur Tour. Another marvel of the complex that leaves the travelers to wonder its creation is the miraculous Iron Pillar which was created in the 4th century and is over 7 meters high with a weight of over six tonnes.
Explore more of the hearty political capital of Delhi apart from this victory Tower and wander into the lip-smacking cuisines of the city while Golden triangle tour which lets the traveler explore the marvels of the India’s most dynamic trio, Delhi Agra, And Jaipur. Catch the glimpses of these architectural wonders of India and know more about the prowess with their tales because the memories with stories to tell marked the best tour experience of the life.
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