Delhi is the capital of india.
The city of indra (indraprasth) was in delhi.
Lets start about the tourist places in delhi
DELHI TOURISM PLACES
- Qutub minar
- India gate
- Red fort of delhi
- Jumma masjid
- Jantar mantar
- Raj ghat
- Shanti ghat
- Shakti ghat
- Akshardham temple
- Lotus temple
It is the memorial of the world war 1.
It was built for the memory of the undevided Indian army soldiers died during world war 1 between 1914 – 1921.
Every year on 26 of january on the republic day parade start from the rashtrapati bhavan and progresses around the gate.
Its a culture heritage of the country.
This qutub minar is a tall tapering tower with the 5 storeys.
Start of the qutub minar was qutubuddin aibak and finishing was by iltutmish in 1232 A.D.
The Qutub minar is the tallest tower in the india and its height is 73 m.
It has a 5 storays with a 14.3 m base diameter and reducing to 2.7 m to the peak.
It has a spiral stair case and contains 379 steps in it.
This fort is the historical fortification in the india’s capital new delhi.
It is in the centre of the new delhi city.
It was the main residence of the mughal emperors.
This temple is the third largest temple in hinduism.
It is moderated by swaminarayan sampraday.
3000 volunteers and 7000 artisans constructed akshardham ranging in 2,40,000 m square area.
JAMA MASJID DELHI
It is the largest masjid of the India.
Jama is derived from the word jummah.
the meaning of jummah masjid (congregational mosque) is Friday mosque.
The mughal emperor shah jahan built this jama masjid in 1650 A.D.
It is celestial event observatory.
The jantar mantar was built by the raja jayshingh 2 in 1724.
The mishra yantra is main tourist attraction in this place.
There are 4 main yantras. samrat yantra, jayprakash yantra, ram yantra, mishra yantra.
LOTUS TEMPLE DELHI
It was built in 1986.
It is Bahá’í house of worship.
It holds the record for the most visited building in the world according to government of India.
CHANDNI CHOWK MARKET
A busy market where you can find indian spices, dry fruits, jewelries, saries, Indian sweets etc.
Typical crowded market place of India.
PARATHE WALI GALI
It is a street within chandni chowk.
Where one can find indian street foods especially parathas(indian flat bread)
Here you will find varieties of Indian full meals and Indian beverages like chas, kullad rabdi, lassi, indian sweets topped with cashews and almonds.
For tourists rashtrapati bhawan has been devided in 3 circuits.
First circuit consist main building and central lawn.
Second circuit is a museum complex and third circuit takes visitors in mughal gardens. second circuit is a museum complex and third circuit takes visitors in mughal gardens. second circuit is a museum complex and third circuit takes visitors in mughal gardens.
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