Delhi is the capital city of India and is also a veritable mirror to the glorious history and rich heritage of the country. This is perfectly exemplified in the numerous forts, temples, museums and other major tourist attractions and places of interest in Delhi that speak of the city’s intriguing and glorious past. We offer you information on all major sightseeing attractions, tourist attractions and places of tourist interest in Delhi that are sure to fascinate you with their past legends and striking beauty of their architecture. Come with us to explore these tourist attractions of Delhi and take a memorable trip down the history lane, New Delhi presents a relatively modern picture with Government houses, embassies and other official buildings that are home to several top-level dignitaries. Some of the major tourist attractions of Old Delhi include Purana Quila or Old Fort, Jantar Mantar observatory, Chandni Chowk, Red Fort or Lal Quila and Jama Masjid. There are equally interesting places to see in New Delhi that form an integral part of Delhi tour packages. Parliament House, Rashtrapati Bhawan, Birla Mandir, Akshardham Temple, and Bahai Temple are just a few of the major attractions that are a must visit during your trip to India and a visit to New Delhi. Major shopping attractions in Delhi are: CHANDNI CHOWK: It is a traditional & historic place for shopping since the Mughal era. One can find small shops in the by lanes of the market, which specialize in a particular zone. PARANTHEWALI GALI is famous for delicious paranthas. KATRA NEEL is famous as a cloth bazaar, where one can find Indian silk, muslin, cotton or any other type of fabric. KINARI BAZAAR specializes in famous zari work fit for Indian bridal trousseau. DARIBA KALAN is known for gold and silver shopping. also book online hotels in india and Golden Triangle Tour Packages Many more streets/by lanes offer much more.
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# Jama Maszid Old Delhi Tours
Jama Masjid of Delhi is the largest mosque in India. The Jama Masjid is located in the old city. It stands in front of the Red Fort across the road. It projects beautifully into the Old-Delhi skyline. It was built between 1644 and 1658.
# Red Fort Delhi Tours (closed on Monday)
This grand fort built during the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan’s reign, this majestic building made of red sandstone is the location from where the Prime Minister of India addresses the nation every Independence Day. The Diwan-e-khas, and Diwan-e-am, the weaponry museum and the sound and light show are all worth seeing at the Red Fort.
For drop at Red Fort, Connaught Place, Karol Bagh and Pahargunj kindly intimate driver or guide timely.
# Raj Ghat Delhi Tours
The memorial of the Father of Nation, Raj Ghat is located amidst a lush garden. The last utterance of Gandhi “Hey Ram’’ is inscribed on his cenotaph in golden letters. There are two Gandhi museums in the premises namely Gandhi Memorial Museum and Gandhi Smriti Museum.
# Jantar Mantar Delhi Tours
Jantar Mantar consists of 13 architectural astronomy instruments, built by Maharaja Jai Singh II of Jaipur, from 1724 onwards, and is one of five built by him. The primary purpose of the observatory was to compile astronomical tables and to predict the time and movements of the sun, moon and planets.
# Lakshmi Narayan Birla Temple Delhi Tours
This is a relatively modern temple build in 1938 by the industrialist B.D. Birla. The temple was the favourite place of worship of Mahatma Gandhi.
# President House Delhi Tours
Rashtrapati Bhawan was formerly known as ‘Viceroy’s House’ and was occupied by the Governor-General of India, until independence. Also known as President’s House, the building holds a prominent position in New Delhi. It has 340 decorated rooms and a floor area of 200,000 square feet. Designed by the British architect, Sir Edwin Lutyens, this classical building uses colors and details peculiar to Indian architecture. It was completed by 1929 and was officially inaugurated in 1931.
# Parliament House Delhi Tours
The Parliament House of India is located in the northwestern side of the Vijay Chowk in the vicinity of the secretariat buildings. The parliament house marks governance of the world’s largest democracy. The Parliament House of India has a central hall topped with a domed structure and three semi circular chambers. These chambers were initially assigned to house the council of state, legislative assembly and the chamber of princes.
# India Gate Delhi Tours
Situated on Rajpath, in the center of Delhi, this 42-meter high arch, was designed by Edwin Lutyens, in memory of the Indian soldiers who sacrificed their lives during the first World War. Their names can be seen inscribed on the arch. The Amar Jawan Jyoti, an eternal flame, burns in memory of the unknown soldier, beneath the shelter of the arch, which is surrounded by green lawns, fountains and water bodies – an evergreen picnic zone in the heart of central Delhi.
# Qutab Minar Delhi Tours
Built during the reign of Sultan Qutub-ud-din Aibak in 1199 A.D., this 72.5 m high pillar is a symbol of the Delhi Sultanate. Near it can be seen the ruins of Kila Ri Pithora, the fort of Prithviraj Chauhan, and an amazing iron pillar from Gupta times which has not yet rusted.
# Lotus Temple (closed on Monday)
Lotus Temple is one of the most incredible architectures of the Bahai faith. It is situated at Kalkaji, a place close to New Delhi. The temple has been constructed to resemble a lotus flower. The huge lotus flower has been made out of marble, dolomite, cement, and sand. The temple does not impose restrictions on any visitor and has been thrown open to people of all religions. Delhi And transfer for your own destination.
# Akshardham Temple (closed on Monday)
Akshardham temple shows the traditional Indian and Hindu culture, spirituality. The compous is a large central monument entirely of stone, exhibitions on incidents from the life of Swaminarayan and the history of India.
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