Delhi

Delhi is the capital of India. The city of Indra (Indraprastha) was in Delhi. Let’s start about Delhi tourist places or the best places to visit in Delhi.

The best tourist places to visit in Delhi

INDIA GATE

India gate
INDIA GATE

It is the memorial of the world war 1.

It was built for the memory of the undivided Indian army soldiers who died during world war 1 between 1914 – 1921.

Every year on 26 of January on the republic day parade starts from the Rashtrapati Bhavan and progresses around the gate. One of the best Delhi tourist places

It is the cultural heritage of the country.

QUTUB MINAR

Qutub minar
QUTUB MINAR

This Qutub Minar is a tall tapering tower with the 5 stories.

The 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 India and its height is 73 m.

It has 5 stories with a 14.3 m base diameter and reducing to 2.7 m to the peak.

It has a spiral staircase and contains 379 steps in it.

RED FORT

Red fort
RED FORT

This fort is the historical fortification in India’s capital New Delhi. It is one of the best places to visit in Delhi.

It is in the center of the new Delhi city.

It was the main residence of the Mughal emperors. one of the Best Delhi tourist places.

AKSHARDHAM

Akshardham
AKSHARDHAM

This temple is the third largest temple in Hinduism.

It is moderated by Swaminarayan sampradaya.

3000 volunteers and 7000 artisans constructed Akshardham ranging in 2,40,000 m square areas.

JAMA MASJID DELHI

Jama masjid
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.

JANTAR MANTAR

Jantar mantar
JANTAR MANTAR

It is celestial event observatory.

The Jantar Mantar was built by the raja Jayshingh 2 in 1724.

The Mishra yantra is the main tourist attraction in this place.

There are 4 main yantras. samrat yantra, jayprakash yantra, ram yantra, mishra yantra.

LOTUS TEMPLE DELHI

Lotus temple
LOTUS TEMPLE DELHI

It was built in 1986.

It is the Bahá’í house of worship.

It holds the record for the most visited building in the world according to the government of India.

CHANDNI CHOWK MARKET

A busy market where you can find Indian spices, dry fruits, jewelry, Sarees, Indian sweets, etc.

The typical crowded market place of India.

PARATHA WALI GALI

It is a street within Chandni chowk.

Where one can find Indian street foods especially parathas(Indian flatbread)

Here you will find varieties of Indian full meals and Indian beverages like Chhas, Kullad Rabdi, lassi, Indian sweets topped with cashews and almonds.

RASHTRAPATI BHAVAN

Rashtrapati bhawan
RASHTRAPATI BHAWAN

For tourists, Rashtrapati Bhawan has been divided into 3 circuits.

The first circuit consists of the main building and the central lawn.

The second circuit is a museum complex and the third circuit takes visitors to Mughal gardens. the second circuit is a museum complex and the third circuit takes visitors to Mughal gardens. The second circuit is a museum complex and the third circuit takes visitors to Mughal gardens.

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