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Hauz i Shamsi

This hauz was built in 13th century to cope with the water shortage and is an important part of the... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Kumar S
,
New Delhi, India
via mobile
Nice

A very nice historical place to visit. One can click some photographs here. Good place to spend... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
Shilpamittal
,
New Delhi, India
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30 Dec 2017
“Hauz i Shamsi”
22 Nov 2016
“Nice”
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Mehrauli Village, New Delhi 110002, India
Mehrauli/Qutub Minar
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This hauz was built in 13th century to cope with the water shortage and is an important part of the Mehrauli Archeological village. Nearest metro station to this site is Qutub Minar/Chattarpur.

Thank Kumar S
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

A very nice historical place to visit. One can click some photographs here. Good place to spend leisure time.

Thank Shilpamittal
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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Really awesome place to have hang out with friends on weekends. Have to rate it 5 out of 5. Thank you!

Thank Shivam G
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Reviewed 12 April 2015

This water tank was built by the king Iltutmish the ruler of the Slave dynasty of Delhi in 1230 in Mehrauli.He had a dream of Prophet Mohammed pointing out to him the place were he could dig for plenty of water for the denizens of...More

Thank MARGDARSHI
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Reviewed 19 November 2014

This water reservoir was built in 13th century by Iltutmish to provide a stable source of supply of water for his capital. This is in the middle of Mehrauli village and on its north eastern corner is Jahaz Mahal whose reflection in this water reservoir...More

1  Thank SatyendraGarg
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Home to the most beautiful step wells in the country,
Jamali Kamali Mosque and a 200 acre park with facets
of heritage peeping at you from every nook and cranny,
Mehrauli is one of those treasure houses where the
stories of the past can go on for years. Visitors need
a whole day at the Mehrauli Archaeological Park to
truly enjoy the opulent 1000-year old legacy of this
neighbourhood. A great spot for picnics, this giant
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