Qutab Shahi Tombs 1/undefined by Tripoto
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
history tours, photography
Rs 10 for Adults, Rs 5 for children and Rs 20 for photography
December - May
Families, Friends, Couples
20 out of 217 attractions in Hyderabad

Qutab Shahi Tombs

This is a park and lawn and also the graveyard for the Qutub Shahi dynasty rulers who took over Golconda after the decline of the Bahmani Sultans. They were a Shia Muslim clan of the Koyu Koyunlu Region and were from the Persian Sect and also followed the culture of the same. The founder of this dynasty was Sultan Quli Qutub Mulk who came to Delhi with his uncle for the first time and then started his journet which ended with him being the ruler of such a powerful kingdom. The other sultans of the Telangana were in constant fight with the Qutub Shahis, till they were meged with the Mughals. Later in the 1th century Aurangzeb took over them and the downfall of this dynasty took place.
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The Qutub Shahi tombs are centrally located and are only 2 kilometers from the Golconda Fort in the Hyderabad. You can either board a bus from the closest bus depot to you or get down at Golconda Fort Bus Stop. You could hire local transport (auto-rickshaws or private taxis) to reach the Qutub Shahi Tombs.Timings: 9:30AM to 6:30PM*Note*You can buy a ticket for your camera/phone and take pictures.Here are few pictures from Qutub Shahi tombs at the time of sunset.