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Emperor Shah Jahan, who also built the Taj Mahal, commissioned this mosque in 1644. It remains the largest mosque in India.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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6 km North of Connaught Pl. | across from Lal Qila, New Delhi, India
Chandni Chowk
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+91 11 2336 5358
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Like: see true culture and way of lives of people in the area, beautiful to look at. For these two reason, It is worth visiting. Dislike: very chaotic, dirty and dusty, shoes must be taken off, unsafe. Tips: get a local guide; learning about this...More

Thank TheNayzer
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a magnificent structure. The meena Bazar located besides Jama Masjid add to glitter and beauty of this place.

Thank PraveenK2842
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Chaotic and has a the best non-veg food scene in north india. Would need some time to settle in and get comfortable with the surroundings, but it is one of their main uniquness. The masjid itself (the same word aswe called mosque in Indonesia) is...More

Thank Himawan W
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you have time, stop and see the Friday Mosque. It is very near the most crowded section of the city and there are some ... er .. industrious types who want to charge you for things you don't necessarily have to pay for. It's...More

1  Thank HeidiB4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jama Masjid is situated in the older part of Delhi, now called Chandni Chowk and surrounded by beautiful Mughal structures.Amidst the rush and chaos of Central Delhi, lies the peace and tranquillity of the largest mosque in the country.

Thank poojamehra88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the mosque as part of a guided tour of Delhi. Paid entrance fee, given a robe to wear and removed our shoes and left with the shoe keeper (50 rupee fee). Nice architecture. Enjoyed the visit but not essential to visit if in Delhi.

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this mosque about a week ago. When I entered the mosque, someone there asked me to take off my shoes. This was OK since I was entering the shrine. But, they asked me to keep the shoes to them although other people were...More

1  Thank Won_Sung
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Entered via gate 2. the security insist INR300 if not you can't enter. Those in mosque with STAFF TAG will force take photos for you and demanding tips.A RELIGIOUS PLACE, BUT NOT A PEACEFUL EXPERIENCE. NOT RECOMMENDED!

1  Thank MatthewG3278
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were unable to go inside the Masjid since it was absolutely packed with people due to an upcoming religious holiday. But got a very good view of the Masjid from the street across (look for higher elevation points right across from the monument). Fantastic...More

Thank Sridhar T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the privilege to visit this place but could not go inside and take the blessings as it was 15 August and the Masjid was closed. But when we visited this place it was evening and there was lot of activity outside this place....More

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Aliyatk
21 August 2018|
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Response from kris_paula_vb | Reviewed this property |
From early in the morning, dintise, the mossue will be open.
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Annieartblue
25 April 2016|
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Response from 263dob | Reviewed this property |
There is no entry fee for the Mosque,but it will cost RS100 to leave your footwear.If you want to go to the top of the minaret it is also RS 100,money well spent in my opinion the view is unique. I assume there is an... More
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