Aurangabad is a city in Maharashtra, named after Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb. It is known to be a historic place due to the rulers and kingdoms in the centuries before. It is heritage site with many monuments, mosques, and numerous gates, which gives it the name ‘The City of Gate’. Aurangabad has become Maharashtra’s favorite tourist spot and is called the tourism capital of the state.
Bibi ka Maqbara:
Bibi ka Maqbara is a memorial place established in honor of Aurangzeb’s wife, Rabia-ud-Durrani, where her corpse were buried. It looks like an imitation of Taj Mahal and has similar designs. There is a garden at the entrance with ponds, water channels and fountains. There is also an archeological museum behind the tomb.