Rani no Hajiro, Ahmedabad

Rani no Hajiro | One of the best places to visit in Ahmedabad

LocationManek Chowk, Ahmedabad (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsNo Entry Fees. The mausoleum is open from 9 AM in the morning till 6 PM in the evening on all days of the week.
Place TypeForts & Tombs, Monument
Place visit withFamily, Kids, Friends, Married Couples, Solo, Parants
Best time to visitSeptember, October, November, December

About Rani no Hajiro

Rani no Hajiro word is a mixture of Rajasthani language and Gujrati language. In which Rani word means Queen, Hajiro word means Tomb. Rani no Hajiro was built in 15th century for queens of founder Agmed Shah

Here mainly two tombs are made first is belong Mughalai Bibi, wife of Muhammad Shah II and the second is the mother of Mahmud Begda.

Apart from this, some other tombs are also built here in which Mirki or Murki Bibi, wife of Shah-e-Alam, sister of Rani, and daughter of Jam of Sindh.

Architecture of Rani no Hajiro

Rani no Hajiro has eight tombs of queens of the Gujarat Sultanate rulers, all made of marble. The whole courtyard is surrounded by a lattice cloister which looks amazing. The walls of the monastery have carved stone screens. The place offers a serene atmosphere with a positive energy.

Interesting facts about Rani no Hajiro

  1. The queen no Hajiro is situated on a platform surrounded by arches and perforated stone screens.
  2. Rani no Hazira has tombs in an open courtyard.
  3. Covered in rich brocade works, these tombs display intricate carvings that are a blend of Jain, Islamic and Hindu architectural styles.
  4. One of the most vibrant shopping destinations of Ahmedabad.
  5. You can shop for traditional Garba clothes, jewelry, accessories and many more here.
  6. The tomb has an ornate entrance that leads to an open courtyard.

How to reach Rani no Hajiro

By Bus:- Nearest Bus Station of Rani No Hajiro is Himanshu Vidyalaya which is 6 minutes walk away from here you will get bus easily.

By Road:- You can also take auto to reach Rani no Hazira which are easily available here.

Nearby famous places

  • Gandhi Ashram 3.8km
  • Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home 3.75km
  • Sabarmati Riverfront 1.04km
  • Kankaria Lake 2.85km
  • Akshardham Temple 2.14km
  • Manek Chowk 497m

Rani no Hajiro FAQs:

𝒜. The road leading to Rani no Hajiro is famous for its own name, with the area around the complex now becoming a market for women's clothing, jewelery and accessories.

𝒜. The word rani no means queen and hajiro means tomb.

𝒜. Rani no Hajiro was built for the queens of Agamed Shah.

𝒜. Rani no Hajiro was built in the 15th century.

𝒜. It is located at Manek Chowk, Ahmedabad.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Rani no Hajiro: No Entry Fees. The mausoleum is open from 9 AM in the morning till 6 PM in the evening on all days of the week..

𝒜. You should visit Rani no Hajiro during September, October, November, December months for best experience.

🛑Note: We don't guarantee for info accuracy.