Visiting the Taj Mahal during Full Moon Nights - An Experience like no other in the World

“Only let this one tear-drop, this Taj Mahal, glisten spotlessly bright on the cheek of time, forever and ever.” - Rabindranath Tagore

The Taj Mahal is considered one of the most romantic monuments in the world. Built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan after the death of his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, this white marble mausoleum is considered a monument to eternal love.

Night viewing of Taj Mahal is available on five days in a month i.e. on full moon night and two nights before and two nights after the full moon.

Tickets are available One day before the date of Night Viewing from the office of Archaeological Survey of India (A.S.I.) 22, Mall Road, Agra between 10 A.M. to 6 P.M. Ph. +91 0562 - 2227261, 2227263, Fax: +91 562 - 2227262 E-mail: circleagra.asi@gov.in

Night Viewing Ticket can be cancelled in the above mentioned office on the day of viewing up to 1 P.M. as per the cancellation rules. Night Viewing Timing: 20:30 hrs. to 00.30 hrs. in 8 batches of max. 50 people each. Time duration for each batch is half an hour (30 minutes). Tourists have to report half an hour before the viewing time mentioned on their ticket at Shilpgram for security checks. Please note every one has to have ones i.d. during visit.

वर्ष 2019-20 में ताजमहल के रात्रि दर्शन के हेतु पूर्णिमा की तिथियों का विवरण
Dates For Full Moon For Night Viewing of Tajmahal In The Year 2019-2020
Month, Year Date
(DD-MM-YYYY)
Day दिन
November, 2019 12-11-2019 Tuesday मंगलवार
December,2019 12-12-2019 Thursday वृहस्पतिवार
January, 2020 10-01-2020 Friday शुक्रवार 
February, 2020 09-02-2020 Sunday रविवार
March, 2020 09-03-2020 Monday सोमवार
April, 2020 08-04-2020 Wednesday
बुधवार
May, 2020 दिनाक 25.04.2020 से 26.05.2020 तक रमजान का महीना होने के कारण मई माह में ताजमहल का रात्रि दर्शन नही होगा |
During The Ramzan month (From 25-04-2019 To 26-05-2019) There will be No night viewing of Taj Mahal in May 2020
June, 2020 05-06-2020 Friday शुक्रवार 
July, 2020 05-07-2020 Sunday रविवार
August, 2020 03-08-2020 Monday सोमवार
September, 2020 02-09-2020 Wednesday
बुधवार
October, 2020 01-10-2020 Thursday वृहस्पतिवार
October, 2020 30-10-2020 Saturday शनिवार 
November, 2020 30-11-2020 Sunday रविवार
December,2020 30-12-2020 Wednesday
बुधवार
January, 2021 28-01-2021 Thursday वृहस्पतिवार
February, 2021 27-02-2021 Saturday शनिवार 
March, 2021 28-03-2021 Sunday रविवार

नोट- वर्ष 2020-21 में ताजमहल रात्रि दर्शन हेतू पूर्णिमा की उपरोक्त तिथि के दो दिन पूर्व एवं दो दिन बाद (शुक्रवार छोड कर) खोला जायेगा। रात्रि दर्शन की टिकटें प्रातः 10ः00 बजे से सायं 06ः00 तक 22, माल रोड, स्थित कार्यालय से रात्रि दर्शन की तिथि से एक दिन पूर्व लेना अनिवार्य है।

Note- During the year 2020-21 Taj Mahal Night viewing will be open two days before and two days after of the above noted full moon date (Except Friday). The Tickets of the night viewing can be purchased one day before the night view date from the counter at ASI office, 22 Mall Road, Agra from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00p.pm.

Note: Above dates of full moon area based on Astrogical calculations which are likely to vary sometimes. Tourists are advised to contact their travelagent/hotel/tourist offices/Archiological Surver of India/visit - http://www.asiagracircle.in Tourists must reach at Shilpgram (near Eastern gate of Taj Mahal) half an hour before the scheduled time mentioned on their tickets for security checks.

Taj Mahal Night Viewing Tickets available One Day before Night Viewing of the Taj Mahal 10.00 A.M. to 6.00 P.M.

Adult - Rs. 510/- (Indian)
Adult - Rs. 750/- (Foreigner)
Child (3-15 years) - both Indian & Foreigner Rs. 500/-

Night Viewing of the Taj Mahal is closed on every Friday & in the month of Ramzan.

The Taj Mahal, for which even the course of the river Yamuna is said to have been diverted, can best be described in the words of the Noble Laureate Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore, 

"A tear drop in the face of eternity."
"No wonder if millions of people chose it to be amongst the World’s top wonders."