Duration - Full Day Delhi Sightseeing
Destination - Delhi
Delhi was made the capital of Independent India in 1950 and it was declared a state in 1992.And this city has long since been the foremost in political importance with successive dynasties choosing it as their seat of power, between the 13th and the 17th centuries. Old Delhi was founded by Mughal rulers who ruled the city in succession starting from Qutub-ub-din to Khiljis, Tughlaqs each, under a different name given to the city.
In this Tour you will visit most beautiful monuments of Delhi like - Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, Raj Ghat, Sikh Temple ( Bangla Sahib), Rickshaw Ride at Old Bazar, Photo Stop at Red Fort, Parliament Street, President House and India Gate & Enjoy shopping At Chandni Chowk. Buy Some Souvenirs For Your Friends And Family.
By This Tour you can achieve more experience. So why are you waiting, just take it because it’s great opportunities for you.
Starting Timing:- 8/ 9/ 10/Am, And (8/Hrs, 80/Kms, Sightseeing Tour)
Places will be Covered During The Tour -
Qutub Minar - According to the inscriptions on its surface it was repaired by Firoz Shah Tughlaq (AD 1351–88) and Sikandar Lodi (AD 1489–1517). Construction was started in 1192 by Qutub-ud-din Aibak and was carried on by his successor, Iltutmish. In 1368, Firoz Shah Tughlak constructed the fifth and the last storey. And it’s has a good height approx 73 meters. And as persons know every monument has an own story.
Jama Masjid – Built between 1644 and 1658, it is one of the last architectural works of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. Emperor Shah Jahan, who also built the Taj Mahal, commissioned this mosque in 1644. It remains the largest mosque in India. It is built in typical Mughal style, Jama Masjid, is a wonderful specimen of Mughal love for architecture. The Jama Masjid stands across the road in front of the Red Fort.
Raj Ghat – Rajghat is only 4 kilometres away from Janpath in New Delhi. Rajghat at Delhi is adjacent to Feroz Shah and Delhi Gate on the Ring Road from where you can view the Yamuna River. It is a memorial where the Father of Nation, “Mahatma Gandhi” was cremated on 31 January, 1948.
Sikh Temple ( Bangla Sahib) - Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is one of the most extremely popular places of worship in Delhi. On holidays particularly, this place is bundled with people of all religions and supremacies. The Gurudwara Bangla Sahib was built on the site of a house where Guru Harikishen Dev, the 8th Guru of the Sikhs, stayed when he visited Delhi in 1664, on the royal call from Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb. The tank, which can still be seen in the temple compound, was apparently blessed by the Guru himself, which can cure people of small pox and cholera. Partisans of Sikh history can visit the Baba Baghel Singh Museum within the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib complex. It is also said that the 6th Guru, Sri Hargobind Sahib had stayed in this holy place after being released from the Gwalior Fort.
In the Evening you will be dropped at your hotel with the cherishing memories of Delhi sightseeing tour.