shalimar-garden

(Punjab)


It was built by Shah Jehan, Mughal Emperor, in 1641. This garden is one of the most beautiful architect of Mughal Empire. It spread on the area of 40 acres. It can be accessed by bus from Railway Station on G.T. Road.

Shalamar Garden has three terraces, Tekht, with four square design with line of fountains and big fountain tank in the centre of first and third terrace whereas second contains beautiful stake of fountains arranged in an order with a small platform in the center of the water tank and pavilions on the both sides. There are aramgah at the beginning and at the end of the terrace.

Shalimar Garden Map

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Shalamar Bagh Waterfall

Shalamar Bagh Waterfall

From the first terrace, there ia a waterfall, also called Cheddar, in its centre and just beneath the Aiwan Khas and in front of the marble throne...

Shalamar Bagh Fantastic Water Tank

Shalamar Bagh Fantastic Water Tank

Second terrace of Shalimar Garden, also called Faiz Baksh, contains beautiful stake of fountains with central terrace with a small plateform on the...

Shalamar Bagh Sawan Bhadon

Shalamar Bagh Sawan Bhadon

Second terrace of Shalimar Garden, also called Faiz Baksh, contains beautiful stake of fountains with central terrace with a small plateform on the...

Shalamar Bagh Marble Throne

Shalamar Bagh Marbe Throne

Second terrace of Shalimar Garden, also called Faiz Baksh, contains beautiful stake of fountains with central terrace with a small plateform on the...

Shalamar Bagh Main Water Tank

Shalamar Bagh Main Water Tank

Second terrace of Shalimar Garden, also called Faiz Baksh, contains beautiful stake of fountains with central terrace with a small plateform on the...

Shalamar Bagh Outer wall with Burj

shalimar garden Outer wall with Burj

Shalimar Garden has a wall around the garden with a leaf style frill on its top and huge rounded burj on each corner of the terrace, with main...

Shalamar Bagh Third Terrace

Shalamar Bagh Third Terrace

Second terrace of Shalimar Garden, also called Faiz Baksh, contains beautiful stake of fountains with central terrace with a small plateform on the...

Shalamar Bagh Third Terrace

Shalamar Bagh Third Terrace

Shalamar Garden has three terraces, Tekht, with four square design with line of fountain with water canal and big fountain with water tank in the...

Shalamar Bagh First Terrace

Shalamar Bagh First Terrace

Shalamar Garden has three terraces, Tekht, with four square design with line of fountain and big fountain tank in the centre of first and third...