Take a 9-hour combine tour of New and Old Delhi to explore all major tourist destinations of Delhi. In this full day Delhi city tour, get in touch with the spiritual, cultural and UNESCO World Heritage sites of Delhi.
09:00 Hrs proceed for Delhi city tour by chauffer driven vehicle from your Delhi hotel. You will visit the following sights.
01. Red Fort: In the heart of old Delhi, capital and residential fort of Mughal dynasty. Red Fort houses a number of museums, courtyards and heritage sites. Red Fort was constructed by fifth Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in 1639.
02. Jama Masjid: One of the largest mosques in India commissioned by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan which can accommodate more than 25,000 peoples each time for prayer. Construction of Jama Masjid completed in 1656 AD.
03. Raj Ghat: On the bank of Yamuna River a memorial dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi. Raj Ghat is a black marble platform that marks the spot of Mahatma Gandhi's cremation on 31 January 1948, a day after his assassination. Other memorial in Raj Ghat area is belongs to the Jawaharlal Nehru, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Indira Gandhi, Jagjivan Ram, Choudhary Charan Singh, Rajiv Gandhi, Giani Zail Singh, Shankar Dayal Sharma, Devi Lal, P. V. Narasimha Rao, Chandra Shekhar, and I. K. Gujral.
04. India Gate: In the centre of New Delhi astride the Rajpath, 42 m high war memorial arch built in the memory of Indian soldiers who died in First World War in France and the Third Anglo-Afghan War. The foundation stone of India Gate was laid on 10 February 1921 and designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Architectural style of India Gate is often compare with the Arc de Triomphe in Paris and Gate way of India in Mumbai.
05. President House: The official residence of Indian president in New Delhi. Construction of President House started 1912 and it took 17 years to complete. The President house is one of the grandest symbols of power created by British architect Edwin Landseer Lutyens in New Delhi. Previously president house is use as Viceroy's House.
06. Humayun Tomb: The tomb of second Mughal Emperor Humayun in Delhi, commissioned by Humayun's first wife Bega Begum in 1569-70, and designed by Persian architects Mirak Mirza Ghiyas and his son Sayyid Muhammad. Humayun Tomb was the first garden-tomb built by Mughals in India. Humayun tomb represents a perfect bound of Mughal and Persian garden style architecture.
07. Lotus Temple: Officially Bahai House of Worship in Delhi, notable for its flowerlike shape. Lotus Temple is composed of 27 free-standing marble-clad "petals" arranged in bunch of three to form nine sides with nine doors opening onto a central hall with a height of slightly over 40 metres. CNN reported Lotus Temple is the most visited building in Delhi as well as in the world in 2001.
08. Qutub Minar: A 73-metre (239.5 feet) tall tower of five storeys, with 14.3 meters (47 feet) base diameter, 2.7 meters (9 feet) at the top and curved staircase of 379 steps. Its design has been based on the Afghanistan’s Minaret of Jam. Construction of Qutub Minar's first storey commissioned by Qutab Ud-Din-Aibak in 1192, later in 1220 his successor and son-in-law Iltutmish completed other three storeys. In 1369, Firoz Shah Tughlaq replaced the damaged storeys and added one more storey.
The Qutub Minar is surrounded by several historically monuments, including Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque, Iron Pillar of Delhi and Smith's Folly.
09. Laxminarayan Temple: A Hindu temple popularly known as Birla Mandir in Delhi dedicated to goddess Laxmi and Narayan. Laxminarayan Temple was built by Baldeo Das Birla and his sons. Laxminarayan Temple was the first largest temple built in Delhi and inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi with condition that the people from every caste and religion would be allowed inside.
|Single Occupancy||INR 1550/-|
|Per Person (Twin sharing Plan)||INR 780/-|
|Per Person (Triple sharing Plan)||INR 520/-|