Tomb of Sher Afghan

3.1 / 5 43 votes



Tomb of Sher Afghan, Bardhaman Overview

Numerous tales surround Sher Afghan Khan, his rise to power and eventual demise. Sher Afghan Khan who was the 'tuyuldar' of Bardhaman during Mughal Emperor Jahangir's rule was accused of having conspired with Afghans against the king.

He was eventually killed in this confrontation and his wife, Mehrunissa, famously known as Nur Jahan, who was believed to have been extremely beautiful eventually married the King himself. His tomb is one of the most popular sights in Bardhaman. The tomb of Qutbuddin is adjacent to that of Sher Afghans.

Top Hotels near Tomb of Sher Afghan

  • Sinclairs Burdwan

    Starting from INR 4,500

  • OYO 30932 Hotel Niramoy Lodge

    Starting from INR 1,184

  • Nataraj Hotel and Boarding

    Starting from INR 1,200

Tomb of Sher Afghan Reviews

Add a Review

No reviews yet

Ask a question from people who travelled to Tomb of Sher Afghan recently

Be the first to add a question

Related Posts