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History & Culture (4)

Dakhil Darwaza
Built in 1425, Dakhil Darwaza is the main gateway to the Gaur fort. With a height of 21 m and 34.5 m wide, the structure is made of red bricks which were embossed with decorations. The four corners of Dakhil Darwaza are topped with five-storeyed high towers. The ruin of Sona Mosque lies in the north... More
Firoz Minar
This monument is located close to the Dakhil Darwaza and is an imitation of Qutub Minar in Delhi. Built during 1485-89 by Sultan Feroze Shah, the tower is 26 m high and 19 m in circumference. The blue and white glazed tile used along with the terracotta and bricks is the prime feature of Firoz Minar... More
Sagar Dighi
Built in 12th century, this huge tank is the oldest structure in Gaur region. Guarded by royal buildings on all its four sides, Sagar Dighi gives magnificent appearance, offering a visual pleasure to the onlookers. The area also serves as a home to migratory birds that come from far of places like S... More
The Fort
Gaur is popular for the fort located on the bank of Bhagirathi River, where only the remains of the embankments can be seen. Built during 15th century out of red bricks, the Dakhil Darwaza is the main gateway to the fort. Enclosing the old palace with a height of 22 yards, the Biasgazi wall lies on ... More

Religious (5)

Bara Sona Mosque
Bara Sona Mosque, also known as Bara Darwaza is the prime attraction of Guar and is the biggest mosque of the region. It is believed to be constructed as Jama Masjid under the Sultan Nusrat Shah in 1526. Simple and plain in decoration, the mosque shares a close resemblance with the Chhota Sona Mosqu... More
Dakhil Darwaza
Lattan Mosque
Lattan Mosque, also known as “the Painted Mosque” is one of the interesting structures in Gaur city. Built by Yusuf Shah in 1475, this mosque is well known for its elegant structure adored with intricate artistic works in bright colours. A worth visiting site in Gaur. ... More
Qadam Rasul Mosque
Qadam Rasul is a marvelous mosque that can be visited while in Gaur. The mosque is said to be built by Sultan Nusrat Shah during 1513. With a height of 20 m, the mosque is one of the highly honored shrines in Gaur region. It houses the holy footprint of the prophet Mohammed. Built in Mughal architec... More
Tantipara Mosque
Built in 1475 in the tanti or weavers quarters of the town, this mosque is one of the attractions in Gaur. The mosque is wonderfully embellished with red five entrance arches and octagonal turrets in the corners. ... More
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