The Taj Mahal is built on a rectangular plot of land. This land is about 295 metres long and 98 metres wide. It is about 10 killometres away from Agra City. The tombs of a great emperor and his empress are in it. The gate to Taj Mahal is facing south. It has a wall of red stones on three sides and River Yamuna on the other side.There are two mosques along the walls on the east and west.These mosques look alike.