Delhi City Tour


Delhi City Tour

Delhi City :

 

Delhi, India's capital region, is a monstrous metropolitan region in the nation's north. In Old Delhi, an area dating to the 1600s, stands the forcing Mughal-period Red Fort, an image of India, and the rambling Jama Masjid mosque, whose patio obliges 25,000 individuals. Adjacent is Chandni Chowk, a lively bazaar loaded up with nourishment trucks, desserts shops and flavor slows down.

 

Delhi Famous Tourist Places:

 

Akshardham Temple :

 

Akshardham or Swaminarayan Akshardham complex is a Hindu sanctuary, and a profound social grounds in Delhi, India.Also alluded to as Akshardham Temple or Swaminarayan Akshardham, the complex showcases centuries of customary Hindu and Indian culture, otherworldliness, and engineering. Enlivened by Yogiji Maharaj and made by Pramukh Swami Maharaj, it was built by BAPS.

 

'Akshardham' implies the heavenly house God. It is hailed as an interminable place of commitment, immaculateness and harmony. Swaminarayan Akshardham at New Delhi is a Mandir – a dwelling place God, a Hindu place of love, and an otherworldly and social grounds committed to dedication, learning and congruity. Ageless Hindu profound messages, energetic reverential customs and antiquated design all are resounded in its specialty and architecture.The mandir is a modest tribute to Bhagwan Swaminarayan (1781-1830), the symbols, devas and incredible sages of Hinduism. The generally styled complex was initiated on 6 November 2005 with the endowments of HH Pramukh Swami Maharaj and through the dedicated endeavors of gifted craftsmans and volunteers.

 

Akshardham Temple Timings :

 

Tuesday to Sunday 

 

Temple Timings : 9:30 A.M To 6:30 P.M

 

CLOSED : EVERY MONDAY

 

Abhishek Mandap Darshan and Puja Timings : 9:30 A.M to 8:00 P.M

 

Arti : 6:30 P.M

 

Exhibitions Ticket Window Timings : 10:00 A.M to 6:00 P.M

 

WATER SHOW  (Show: After Sunset) Currently  :  6:15 P.M & 7:15 P.M

 

Maha Arti : Before First Show

 

Akshardham Temple Entry Fee  :

 

  •   Rs.170/- per person  for adults (Exhibition)
  •   Rs.100/- per person  for children (Exhibition)
  •   Rs.125/- per person  for senior citizens (Exhibition)
  •   Rs.80/- per person  for adults (Musical Fountain)
  •   Rs.50/- per person  for children (Musical Fountain)
  •   Rs.80/- per person  for senior citizens (Musical Fountain)

 

Azad Hind Gram :

 

Azad Hind Gram Tourist Complex at Tikri Kalan is an undertaking created by Delhi Tourism to respect Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and to make quality recreation space and wayside pleasantries for the citizens.Located inside two kilometers of the Delhi Haryana verge on NH-10, the design of the task is enlivened by North Indian achitectural style and the conventions of Indian craftsmanship.

 

Azad Hind Gram Timings : 10 A.M to 6 P.M

 

Days Closed : National Holidays

 

Azad Hind Gram Entry : Free

 

Lotus Temple :

 

Lotus Temple is one of the conspicuous attractions of New Delhi. It is near Nehru Place, one of the busiest business center points in the city. The sanctuary is worked in the state of a lotus blossom in the midst of the rich green scene that swing up to a wonderful and quiet climate. It is a Bahai House of Worship and is available to individuals from all religions. The Bahaí Faith is a world religion whose design is to join all races and people groups in a single all inclusive Cause and one normal Faith.

The structure is comprised of unadulterated white marble The engineer Furiburz Sabha picked the lotus as the image normal to Hinduism, Buddhism,Jainism and Islam. Followers of any confidence are allowed to visit the sanctuary and supplicate or think.

Around the blossoming petals there are nine pools of water, which light up, in regular light. It looks marvelous at sunset when it is surge lit.

Lotus Temple Opening Days : Tuesday - Sunday

 

Closed : Every Mondays 

 

Lotus Temple Timings : 9A.M to 5:30 P.M

 

Lotus Temple Entry Fee : Free

 

Birla Mandir :

 

The Laxminarayan Temple, otherwise called the Birla Mandir is a Hindu sanctuary up to vast degree committed to Laxminarayan in Delhi, India. Laxminarayan typically alludes to Vishnu, Preserver in the Trimurti, otherwise called Narayan, when he is with his associate Lakshmi. The sanctuary, initiated by Mahatma Gandhi, was worked by Jugal Kishore Birla from 1933 and 1939. The side sanctuaries are devoted to Shiva, Krishna and Buddha.

 

It was the primary huge Hindu sanctuary worked in Delhi. The sanctuary is spread over 7.5 sections of land, decorated with numerous places of worship, wellsprings, and an extensive garden with Hindu and Nationalistic models, and furthermore houses Geeta Bhawan for talks. The sanctuary is one of the significant attractions of Delhi and pulls in a huge number of fans on the celebrations of Janmashtami and Diwali

 

Birla Mandir Timings : 

 

4:30 A.M to 1:30 P.M  And

2.30 P.M to 9.00 P.M 

( best to visit during morning and evening aarti )

 

Birla Mandir Entry : Free

 

Photography, Mobiles and cameras : Not allowed in The Remple

 

Dilli Haat :

 

Dilli Haat is a paid-entrance outside sustenance square and specialty bazaar situated in Delhi, kept running by Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation. In contrast to the customary week by week showcase, the town Haat, Dilli Haat is perpetual. It is situated in the business focuses of South Delhi, inverse INA showcase

 

Dilli Haat Open  :  INA would be open from 11.00 A.M to 09.00 P.M

 

Dilli Haat Entry Ticket  Fee :

 

  • Adult : Rs.20/-
  • Children : Rs.10/-

 

Dilli Haat Timing  :  10:30 A.M to 10:00 P.M

 

Garden of Five Senses :

 

Garden of Five Senses is a recreation center in Delhi, India. Spread more than 20 sections of land, the recreation center is situated in Saidul Ajaib town, inverse Saket, close to the Mehrauli legacy region. Planned by Delhi designer, Pradeep Sachdeva, the recreation center was created by Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation, Delhi at an expense of Rs 10.5 crore (105,000,000 rupees), over a time of three years and opened in February 2003. Somewhat worked over a rough territory, the garden has different topic zones, including a segment on the lines of Mughal Gardens, in addition to pools of water lilies, bamboo courts, herb gardens and sun oriented vitality park

 

Garden of Five Senses Opens  :  Daily

 

Garden of Five Senses Timings : 

 

  • April to September  :  9 AM to 7 PM 
  • October to March   :   9 AM to 6 PM

 

Garden of Five Senses  Entry Ticket Fee :

 

Adult Rs.35/-
Child  ( upto 12 yrs) Rs.15/-
Sr. Citizen Rs.15/-
Handicapped Nil

 

Note :   Entry / Ticket selling closed 30 minutes prior to Closing timings

 

Humayun's Tomb :

 

Situated close to the intersection of Mathura street and Lodhi street, this eminent garden tomb is the principal generous case of Mughal design in India.It was worked in 1565 A.D. nine years after the demise of Humayun, by his senior widow Bega Begam. Inside the walled fenced in area the most prominent highlights are the garden squares (chaharbagh) with pathways water channels, midway found well relative catacomb beaten by twofold arch.

There are a few graves of Mughal rulers situated inside the walled fenced in area and from here in 1857 A.D; Lieutenant Hudson had caught the last Mughal sovereign Bahadur Shah II

 

Humayun's Tomb Open Days : Daily

 

Humayun's Tomb Timings : Sunrise to sunset

 

Humayun's Tomb Entry Fee : 

 

  • Indians -   Rs.30/-
  • foreigners - Rs.500/-

 

Photography Charges : Nil

 

India Gate :

 

The India Gate is a war commemoration found with on leg on each side of the Rajpath, on the eastern edge of the "stylized pivot" of New Delhi, India,formerly called Kingsway.

 

India Gate is a dedication to 70,000 officers of the British Indian Army who passed on in the period 1914– 21 in the First World War, in France, Flanders, Mesopotamia, Persia, East Africa, Gallipoli and somewhere else in the Near and the Far East, and the Third Anglo-Afghan War. 13,300 servicemen's names, including a few fighters and officers from the United Kingdom, are engraved on the gate.The India Gate, despite the fact that a war commemoration, inspires the building style of the triumphal curve like the Arch of Constantine, outside the Colosseum in Rome, and is regularly contrasted with the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, and the Gateway of India in Mumbai. It was planned by Sir Edwin Lutyens.

 

In 1972, after the Bangladesh Liberation war, a little straightforward structure, comprising of a dark marble plinth, with a switched rifle, topped by a war head protector, limited by four endless blazes, was worked underneath the taking off Memorial Archway. This structure, called Amar Jawan Jyoti, or the Flame of the Immortal Soldier, since 1971 has filled in as India's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. India Gate is considered as a real part of the biggest war commemorations in India.

India Gate Timings  :   Morning to Night

 

India Gate Entry Fee :  Free

 

India Gate Days Closed :  None

 

Photography Charges : Nil


Iskcon Temple :

 

Sri Radha Parthasarathi Mandir, by and large known as the ISKCON Delhi sanctuary, is a notable Vaishnav sanctuary of Lord Krishna and Radharani as Radha Parthasarathi. Opened in 1998, it is situated at Hare Krishna Hills (close Nehru Place), in the East of Kailash region of New Delhi, India.

 

Iskcon Temple Timings :  04:30 A.M To 09:00 P.M

 

Iskcon Temple Entry Ticket Fee :   Free

 

Visit Duration :  1-2 Hours

 

Jama Masjid :

 

Masjid-I Jah?n-Numa,commonly known as the Jama Masjid of Delhi, is one of the biggest mosques in India.

 

It was worked by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan somewhere in the range of 1644 and 1656 at an expense of 1 million rupees, and was initiated by an Imam from Bukhara, present-day Uzbekistan.The mosque was finished in 1656 AD with three extraordinary entryways, four towers and two 40 meters high minarets built with segments of red sandstone and white marble. The yard can oblige in excess of 25,000 individuals . There are three arches on the porch which are encompassed by the two minarets. On the floor, a sum of 899 dark outskirts are set apart for admirers. The building plan of Badshahi Masjid, worked by Shah Jahan's child Aurangzeb at Lahore, Pakistan, is like the Jama Masjid.

 

Jama Masjid Opens  :  All days 

 

Jama Masjid Timings : 

 

7 A.M to 12:00 P.M

1.30 P.M to 6.30 P.M

 

Jama Masjid Entry Fee  :  Free

 

Photography : 300

 

Jantar Mantar :

 

Jantar Mantar is situated in the cutting edge city of New Delhi. It comprises of 13 building space science instruments. The site is one of five worked by Maharaja Jai Singh II of Jaipur, from 1723 onwards, as he was given by Mughal ruler Muhammad Shah the assignment of updating the schedule and galactic tables.

 

Jantar Mantar Opening Days  :  All days

 

Jantar Mantar Timings : Sunrise to Sunset

 

Jantar Mantar Entry Ticket Fee :

 

  • Indians - Rs. 5/-
  • foreigners - Rs.100/-

 

Photography Charges :  Nil 


Lodi Tomb :

 

Tomb of Sikandar Lodi is the tomb of the second leader of the Lodi Dynasty, Sikandar Lodi arranged in New Delhi, India. The tomb is arranged in Lodhi Gardens in Delhi and was worked in 1517– 1518 CE by his child Ibrahim Lodi.The landmark is arranged 100 meters from the Bara Gumbad and the region in which it is arranged was formally called town Khairpur

 

Lodi Tomb Opening Days  :  Daily

 

Lodi Tomb Timings  :  Morning to Evening

 

Lodi Tomb Entry Fee  :  Free

 

Photography Charges : Nil


Parliament House :

 

The Sansad Bhavan is the house of the Parliament of India, located in New Delhi.

 

Parliament House Timings : 10:00 A.M–6:00 P.M

 

Saturday , Sunday  Closed

 

Parliament House Entry Fee :

 

  • Adult : Rs.15/-
  • Child : Free


Purana Quila :

 

Purana Qila is one of the most seasoned posts in Delhi. The present stronghold at Purana Qila was accepted to have been worked under Humayun and Afghan Sher Shah Suri.Excavations point to follows from the third century BC, the pre-Mauryan period. The initial two rounds of unearthings — in 1954-55 and 1969-72 — by then ASI executive, BB Lal, had uncovered hints of PGW under the hill. At the time, Lal had left determined to uncover different destinations referenced in the Mahabharata message and had discovered such follows as a typical element at every one of those locales.

 

Based on PGW, which archeologically has a place with the sixth twelfth century BC, ASI driven by chief BB Lal presumes that Purana Qila is the Pandava kingdom of Indraprastha, assessing 900 BCE as the time of the war described in the epic.

 

Purana Quila Opening Days : All days

 

Purana Quila Days Closed : None

 

Purana Quila Entry Fee:
 

  • Indians - Rs.20/-
  • foreigners - Rs.200/-

 

Photography Charges : Free

 

Qutab Minar :

 

The Qutub Minar, likewise spelled as Qutab Minar, or Qutb Minar, is the second tallest minaret on the planet made up of blocks. The minaret shapes a piece of the Qutab complex, an UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Mehrauli zone of Delhi, India

Qutab Minar Opening Days  :  All days

 

Days Closed :  None

 

Qutab Minar Entry Fee: 

 

  • Indians - Rs.30/-
  • foreigners - Rs.500/-


Rashtrapathi Bhavan :

 

Rashtrapati Bhavan is the official home of the president situated at the Western end of Rajpath in New Delhi, India. Rashtrapati Bhavan may allude to just the 340-room principle constructing that has the president's authentic living arrangement, including party rooms, visitor rooms and workplaces, likewise called the manor, it might likewise allude to the whole 130-hectare Presidential Estate that furthermore incorporates immense presidential greenery enclosures, expansive open spaces, habitations of protectors and staff, stables, different workplaces and utilities inside its edge dividers. As far as region, it is the biggest habitation of any head of state on the planet.

 

 

Rashtrapathi Bhavan Timings  :

 

Monday - Friday  :  9:30 A.M To 5:30 P.M

 

Saturday :  8:30 A.M To 5:30 P.M

 

Sunday Closed

 

Safdarjang Tomb :

 

Safdarjung's Tomb is a sandstone and marble sepulcher in Delhi, India. It was worked in 1754 in the late Mughal Empire style for Nawab Safdarjung. The landmark has a vibe of roominess and an impressive nearness with its domed and curved red darker and white hued structures.

 

 

Safdarjang Tomb Opening Days : Daily

 

Safdarjang Tomb Timings : Sunrise to Sunset

 

Safdarjang Tomb Entry Fee : 

 

  • Indians - Rs.15/-
  • foreigners - Rs.200/-

 

Photography Charges : Free 

 

Gurudawra Bangla Sahib :

 

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is a standout amongst the most conspicuous Sikh gurdwara, or Sikh place of love, in Delhi, India and known for its relationship with the eighth Sikh Guru, Guru Har Krishan, and in addition the pool inside its intricate, known as the "Sarovar." It was first worked as a little sanctum by Sikh General Sardar Bhagel Singh in 1783, who directed the development of nine Sikh altars in Delhi around the same time, amid the rule of Mughal Emperor, Shah Alam II.

 

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib Timings : 


9:00 A.M to 3:00 P.M a nd  7:00 P.M to 10:00 P.M

 

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib Entry Fee : Free

 

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