Taj Mahal Free Entry Dates

Taj Mahal Free Entry 2023

Day Dates Event Timing
Friday 17th Feb’2023 Urs of Shahjahan 2:30 Pm onwards
Saturday 18th Feb’2023 Urs of Shahjahan 2:30 Pm onwards
Sunday 19th Feb’2023 Urs of Shahjahan Full Day
Wednesday 08th March’2023 International Women's Day Full Day
Tuesday 18th April’2023 World Heritage Day Full Day
Saturday 22nd April’2023 Eid-Ul fitr Full Day

Normally if you desire to visit Taj Mahal India you have to pay entry fee. Only children up to age bracket of 15 years are excepted from entry fee. There are separate entry charges for Indian Nations, BIMSTEC and SAARC countries and for the citizens of other countries. For the foreign nations special privilege of express entry by the different line is maintained and shoe covers and transportation facilities by battery car are included in the price.

These are questions as when you can visit the Taj Mahal without paying entry fee. Normally from sunrise to sunset you can enter the Taj Mahal after purchasing online or off line tickets. You can book the Taj Mahal tickets easily to avoid the hassle of remaining in the line there are certain days in the year when you can visit the Taj Mahal without paying a peony. Those who are lovers of historical buffs can plan for visiting the Taj Mahal on such days.

Taj Mahal Tickets & Other Charges

Indians Foreigners
Parking Fee INR 100 INR 100
Entry Tickets INR 250 Per Person INR 1300 Per Person
Photographs INR 50 -100 Per Photo INR 50 -100 Per Photo
Tour Guide INR 1800 H. D and INR 2300 F.D INR 1800 H. D and INR 2300 F.D
Video Camera INR 25 INR 25
Golf Cart INR 10 INR 10
Shoe Covers INR 10 INR 10
Agra Chaupati INR 20 INR 20
Tonga Ride Hotel to Taj Parking INR 350 INR 350

Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav: - India is commemorating the 75th years of Independence called Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. The Archeleogical Survey of India has decided to keep Taj Mahal and the ticketed monuments fee from 5th August to 15th August 2022.

Urs of Emperor Shahjahan : - The Urs of Shahjahan is celebrated with much pomp and show annually on 25, 26 and 27 of Rajab. There is a custom to celebrate the birth day of Shahjahan inside the Taj Mahal this ceremony is known as Urs. In 2022 it will be 367th birth day of Shahjahan. The archaeological Survey of India managers to keen the Taj Mahal entry fee from entrance tickets for 3 consecutive days. First 2 days the afternoons are free and the third day for the whole day there remains no entry fee at the Taj Mahal. This is the only time when the real tombs of Shahjahan and Mumtaz Mahal are accessible to the tourists.

International Women's Day: - International Women's day is celebrated in 8th March. On the eve of International Women's Taj Mahal and other ASI monumets remains free for the Women both foreigners and Indians.

World Heritage Week: - The world heritage week is observed by the Archaeological Survey of India from Nov 19 to 25 every year. The first day of the world heritage week the world heritage sites including the world famous Taj Mahal remains entry tickets free. This initiative is taken to boost up tourism in India.

World Heritage Day: - 18th of April is celebrated as the world Heritage Day to educated the young generation about their history and legacy. This day is recognised to preserve historical sites and other monuments.

EID Al Fitr: - Eid – Al Fite marks the end of holy Ramadan. Muslims observe fasting though out the month. On this particular day Taj Mahal is entry free and if you are a laccolite or a tourist you can save money while visiting the iconic Taj Mahal.

Taj Mahal Free Entry 2024

Day Dates Event Timing
Thursday Feb’2024 Urs of Shahjahan 02:00 PM to Sunset
Friday Feb’2024 Urs of Shahjahan Close
Saturday Feb’2024 Urs of Shahjahan Full Day
Tuesday April’2024 World Heritage Day Full Day
Saturday April’2024 Eid-Ul fitr Full Day