Delhi Tour in One Day

Duration:  [0900 Hrs to 1700 Hrs]

Delhi, the picturesque capital of India is most eclectic fusion of old and new. The city's rich traditions, effervescent history, monuments, museums, galleries, parks and Mughal architecture are some of the special attractions that excite tourists from all over the world. You can too explore the cultural capital of India, Delhi with Shikhar Travels. An expert tour guide will help you uncover the highlights of the bustling city in a day.

 

In the morning we will take you on a guided tour to OLD DELHI visiting:

CHANDNI CHOWK or “Silver Square” is the most famous and historic street of Delhi, built around 300 years ago when the walled city of Shahjahanabad was established in the 17th century. This part of Delhi includes street food, vibrant bazaars where you can shop for some ancient artifacts and jewels.

JAMA MASJID is the last work of Emperor Shah Jahan. Its construction began in 1650 and was completed within six years. You can relive the Mughal or Mogul history of Delhi passing through the splendid corridors of this ancient mosque.

RED FORT or Lal Qila is the most magnificent ancient building of Delhi which was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in 1638. Designed by the Mughal architects Ustad Hamid and Ahmad, Red Fort is an important symbolic monument in India even today.

At afternoon proceed for a guided tour of NEW DELHI visiting:

RASHTRAPATI BHAVAN: It is the official residence of the President of India. The Rashtrapati Bhawan stands out as an architectural marvel that overlooks the lush green lawns around India Gate. It has a magnificent view of the Rajpath and symmetrical North and South block government offices.

INDIA GATE: India Gate was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Originally known as All India War Memorial, it commemorates the 90,000 soldiers of the British Indian Army who lost their lives during World War I. Burning in a shrine under the arch of India Gate since 1971 is the Amar Jawan Jyoti or the eternal flame which symbolizes the sacrifice of brave Indian soldiers.

QUTUB MINAR: Inspired by the Minaret of Jam in Afghanistan and wishing to surpass it, Qutbuddin Aibak, commenced construction of the Qutub Minar in 1193, but could only complete its base. Later, his successors, added other stories. The development of various architectural styles from Aibak to Tughluq is quite evident in the minaret. The minaret is 234 feet high making it one of the highest individual towers in the world.

PACKAGE PRICE : USD 79 Per Person (Valid till Sept. 2017)

The above price includes:
1. Sightseeing by air conditioned vehicle as per the programme.
2. Services of local English Speaking Guide as per programme.
3. Monument Fee to the places visited as per the itinerary.
4. Presently Applicable Taxes.
5. 01 bottle water per person per day

Price does not include:
1. Personal expenses such as table drinks telephone calls or tip etc.
2. Any additional expenses caused by disturbance in program due to weather conditions, sickness, natural disasters, riots etc.
3. Liability for or insurance against injury, loss of life, accidents or loss of goods.
4. Camera Fees.

Please Note: The above price is based on minimum 02 persons travelling together.