Charminar during Eid celebrations, Hyderabad, India
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A proud symbol of the City of Nizams. Charminar, Hyderabad, India
The Charminar is an iconic monument located in Hyderabad, India. Built in 1591, it stands as a symbol of the city's rich history and architectural grandeur. This magnificent structure is renowned for its unique blend of Indo-Islamic architecture, with its four minarets rising majestically above the surrounding landscape. The bustling markets around the minar are always abuzz with energy. The Charminar has served as a gathering place, a landmark for travellers and a testament to Hyderabad's cultural heritage. It continues to attract tourists from around the world, offering a glimpse into the captivating past of this vibrant city.