Delhi is national territory of India enrich with culture, architecture and human diversity, spreads along the western end of the Gangetic plain. A city deep with history, invaluable monuments and landmarks of love, empires, religion and sacrifices, Delhi has a long and illustrative tale to tell. The city form by the combination of two distinct but unanimous fragments, the Old Delhi and New Delhi reflects the past and contemporary in style. Besides it is also the travel hub of Northern India as it forms an excellent base for visiting some of the most exciting and exotic destinations in India. North India tour perators offers various tours to Delhi time to time.
North India is a very popular destination for its world famous landmarks and monuments like Taj Mahal of Agra, Jama Masjid, Parliament House, Badrinath & Kedarnath, Desert of Rajasthan, pilgrimage places, varanasi, its famous Ghats, and many more. Tour operators offers tours from delhi to Agra, Rajasthan, Badrinath, Kedarnath, Taj Mahal Agra, Hill Station Tours, Delhi jaipur tours, pilgrimage tours, Golden Triangle Tour are some of the special & famous tours from Delhi. Plan your holidays in India specially in Delhi.
Being one of the most historic capitals in the world, Delhi has many tourist sites. This is a list of Delhi's tourist sites.
Delhi Tourist Places
Jantar Mantar : An astronomical observatory, with masonary instruments built in 1724 by Maharaja Jai Singh-II, the mathematician and astronomer king of Jaipur. The instruments are intended to show the movements of the sun, moon etc.
Lakshmi Narayan Temple : Popularly known as Birla Mandir, it is a large Hindu temple built in Orissan style, in 1938, by the renowned Birla family. People of all faiths can worship at this temple.
Qutub Minar : Qutub Minar is an excellent example of Afgan architecture. The minar is 72.5 meters high victory tower, the construction of which began in the final year of twelth century by the Qutubu’Din-Aibak and was completed by his successors.
Bahai’s House of worship : Situated at Kalkaji. It is also known as the Lotus temple due to its distinctive lotus shaped design in marble. It was built in 1987 by the followers of Bahai faith. The temple signifies the purity and equality of all religions (Monday closed)
Safdarjung Tomb : At the western end of Lodhi Road is situated the Safdarjung Tomb built in 1753-54 by the son of the second Nawab of Oudh (Monday only)
Red Fort : Built by Shahjahan, the builder of the Taj Mahal in Agra. The construction lasted from 1639 to 1648.
Jama Masjid : Jama Masjid is the largest mosque in India and stands across the road from the Red Fort, built in 1656 by Shahjahan. About 20,000 people can pray here at a time (drive past)
Rajghat : The simple square platform of black marble marks the place where the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi was cremated.
Humayun’s Tomb : Built by Humayun’s widow, Queen Haji Begum in the 16th Century , it is supposed to be prototype of the Taj Mahal of Agra.
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