Duration – 7 hrs
Welcome to Delhi, the national capital of India and one of the largest cities of the world. Delhi is the emblem of India's past and present and it has a history that dates back to thousands of years. In fact, the city has not always been the capital of India but it has played a major role in Indian history since the great epic Mahabharata. During the 16th and 17th centuries, Delhi was important centre of Mughal dynasty and the British made it the capital city in 1911. Delhi consists of two parts - Old Delhi and New Delhi, Old Delhi was the capital between 12th and 19th centuries, while New Delhi was founded by British in 1931
Red Fort :
The Red Fort is a 17th-century fort complex constructed by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan in the walled city of Old Delhi (in present day Delhi, India) that served as the residence of the Mughal Emperors. The design is commonly credited to Mughal architect Ustad Ahmad. The fort was the palace for Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan's new capital, Shahjahanabad, the seventh city in the Delhi site
Jama Masjid is the principal mosque of Old Delhi in India. Commissioned by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, it is the largest and best-known mosque in India. Construction began in 1650 and was completed in 1656
Memorial to Mahatma Gandhiji
Is the official home of the President of India. It may refer to only the mansion (the 340-room main building) that has the President's official residence, halls, guest rooms and offices; it may also refer to the entire 130 hectare (320 acre) President Estate that additionally includes huge presidential gardens (Mughal Gardens), large open spaces, residences of bodyguards and staff, stables, other offices and utilities within its perimeter walls
The India Gate is the national monument of India. Situated in the heart of New Delhi, it was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Following India's independence, the India Gate became the site of the Indian Army's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, known as Amar Jawan Jyoti ("the flame of the immortal soldier").
Humayun’s Tomb is the tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun. The tomb was commissioned by Humayun's first wife Bega Begum (Haji Begum) in 1569-70, and designed by Mirak Mirza Ghiyas, a Persian architect chosen by Bega Begum. It was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent, and is located in Nizamuddin East, Delhi, India, close to the Dina-panah citadel also known as Purana Qila (Old Fort), that Humayun founded in 1533. It was also the first structure to use red sandstone at such a scale.
Is the tallest minar in India, originally an ancient Islamic Monument, inscribed with Arabic inscriptions, though the iron pillar has some Brahmi inscriptions, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Lotus Temple, located in New Delhi, India, is a Bahá'í House of Worship completed in 1986. Notable for its flowerlike shape, it serves as the Mother Temple of the Indian subcontinent and has become a prominent attraction in the city. The Lotus Temple has won numerous architectural awards and been featured in hundreds of newspaper and magazine articles.
- Pick up and Drop from Hotel
- English Speaking Guide with full knowledge
- Air-conditioned vehicle and driver with cell phone
- Fuel, parking charges, all tolls and taxes
- Entrance ticket
- Bottled Water & DIET COKE during the trip
- Goverment Service Tax of 5.25% additional on the total invoice
- Any hotel accommodation
- Any Insurance
- Government service tax
- Any other services not mentioned in the inclusions
- Expense of personal nature like tipping, laundry, and telephone/fax calls, alcoholic beverages, camera/video camera fee at monuments, medical expenses etc