Gulab Bari (Tomb of Nawab Shuja-ud-daula)
|Location||About 3 km from Faizabad railway station & 6 km from Ayodhya railway station in Faizabad, district Faizabad , U.P., India|
|Timings||4am-7pm, opens on all days|
|Ideal time||Throughout the year|
|How to reach||Take a cycle rickshaw from any part of the city|
Shuja-ud-daula, the Nawab of Awadh, made Faizabad the capital of Awadh. During his reign Faizabad attained prosperity, which it never saw again. He constructed very huge & magnificent buildings in the city. Unique features of these buildings are their assimilative architectural designs. This magnificent building is the mausoleum of Nawab Shuja-ud-daula which is surrounded by a well laid out rose garden. The entire complex is enclosed by a boundary wall with two large gates to gain access.