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Attraction Of Delhi

ATTRACTION OF DELHI

Red Fort Delhi

The Red Fort is a 17th-century fort complex constructed by the Rajput King.Delhi, the capital of India, has a rich history. The city is dotted with spellbinding mosques, forts, and monuments left over from the Mughal rulers that once occupied the city. The contrast between rambling Old Delhi and well planned New Delhi is immense, and it's interesting to spend time exploring both. If you feel in need of some relaxation, just head to one of Delhi's flourishing landscaped gardens.
Location: Opposite Chandni Chowk, Old Delhi.
Opening Hours: Sunrise until sunset.
Mondays Closed.

Qutub Minar Delhi

Qutb-Minar in red and buff standstone is the highest tower in India. It has a diameter of 14.32 m at the base and about 2.75 m on the top with a height of 72.5 m. Qutbu'd-Din Aibak laid the foundation of Minar in AD 1199 for the use of the mu'azzin (crier) to give calls for prayer and raised the first storey, to which were added three more storeys by his successor and son-in-law, Shamsu'd-Din Iltutmish (AD 1211-36). All the storeys are surrounded by a projected balcony encircling the minar and supported by stone brackets, which are decorated with honey-comb design, more conspicuously in the first storey.
Location: Mehrauli, south New Delhi.
Opening Hours: Sunrise until sunset, daily.

The towering archway (India Gate )

The towering archway of India Gate at the center of New Delhi is a war memorial, built in memory of the Indian soldiers who lost their lives fighting for the British Army in World War I. At night it glows warmly under floodlights, and the gardens that line its boulevard are a popular place to enjoy a warm summer's evening.The foundation stone of India Gate was laid by His Royal Highness. The monument was dedicated to the nation 10 years later by the then Viceroy, Lord Irwin. Another memorial, Amar Jawan Jyoti was added much later, after India got its independence. The eternal flame burns day and night under the arch to remind the nation of soldiers who laid down their lives in the Indo-Pakistan War of December 1971.
Location: Rajpath, near Connaught Place, New Delhi.
Opening Hours: Always open.

Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple

Akshardham Temple Swaminarayan Akshardham in New Delhi epitomises 10,000 years of Indian culture in all its breathtaking grandeur, beauty, wisdom and bliss. It brilliantly showcases the essence of India’s ancient architecture, traditions and timeless spiritual messages. The Akshardham experience is an enlightening journey through India’s glorious art, values and contributions for the progress, happiness and harmony of mankind.
Location: National Highway 24, Near Noida More, New Delhi, Delhi, 110092
Opening Hours: 9:30 am – 6:30 pm Monday Closed.

The Masjid-i Jahān-Numā

he Masjid-i Jahān-Numā, commonly known as the Jama Masjid of Delhi, is the principal mosque of Old Delhi in India. Commissioned by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, it is the largest and best-known mosque in India. Location:Off Netaji Subhash Marg, Post Kasturba Hospital Marg, Opposite Meena Bazar, Near Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, New Delhi.
Opening Hours:Always Open.