The tourist part of Fatephur Sikri consists of 2 parts – the city and religious areas, the latter centred around the mosque. There are also modern buildings on one side of the city, down on the plain below, but these aren’t of interest to the tourist.
When you arrive, it’s a good idea to see the city first, as there’s a car-parking area just outside the entrance. As you go through the gate into the city, and up the road, you should ask the driver to turn right at the fork, towards the higher walls, rather than left, towards the clearly-visible arch of the mosque. Once you’ve paid your $10 foreigner-price entrance charge at the ticket booth (no change available, so make sure you have t...Read More