Travel Information : New Delhi
India Gate

Half Day Tour

After lunch, leave for the tour of New Delhi, which reflects the legacy the British left behind. The division between New and Old Delhi is the division between the capitals of the British and the Mughals respectively and also the division in the life-styles.

The tour to Imperial Delhi will start at around 13:30 hrs with drive past the imposing India Gate – the monument that honours the 70,000 Indian soldiers who sacrifices their lives during the First World War, the Parliament building and the Rashtrapati Bhawan, the President’s residence.

Qutab Minar

Visit will also be made to Qutub Minar, the tallest stone tower in India. Qutub-ud-din Aibak started it in 1199.

Then visit Humayun’s tomb, built by the widow of the second Mughal Emperor, Humayun, it is an outstanding monument in the Indo-Persian style, a precursor of the Taj Mahal.

Shopping opportunity would be provided during the tour.

Tour Time : 13:30 onwards

 

Qutab Minar

Places to visit in Delhi:

Red fort, Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, Lotus Temple, India Gate, Akshardham Temple, Delhi Haat, National Museum, Cannaught Place. Himayun's Tomb, Rajghat. Half day provision has been made on 06.11.2011 for Delhi site-seeing.

 

 

 

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