8 Places to visit in Delhi

Delhi is the capital city of India and if you are planning to explore the city then there are many places to visit in Delhi. The ancient Mughal monuments, forts and mosques are its major attractions. Here is our list of all the places to visit in Delhi that you can’t miss on your visit.

Red Fort

Red fort is an ancient Fort famous for its architectural beauty and was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 17th century. You can plan to visit the Fort and enjoy the Light and Sound show as well in the evening.

Qutub Minar

Built by Qutub-ud-din Aibak, this 73 meters tall brick minaret structure has five stories with beautifully carved scriptures. Qutub Minar is a part of Qutub Complex which is also listed as UNESCO world heritage sites.

Lotus Temple

Lotus temple is a lotus flower shaped building built with concrete covered in white marble. You must also plan a visit to lotus temple to witness the immense beauty of the architectural design of the temple.

Lodhi Gardens

Lodhi Gardens is spread in 90 acres of area and is a perfect place for you to plan a picnic on a weekend. You will also get to see the historical tombs of Sikandar Lodhi and Mohammad Shah.

India Gate

India Gate was built in 1931 as a memorial for war martyrs. You should plan your visit to India Gate in the evening as the structure looks amazing when lit up with lights.

Jama Masjid

Jama Masjid is one of the largest mosques in India and it can hold upto 25000 devotees. If you are planning to visit Jama Masjid then you have to make sure that you are dressed properly covering head, legs and shoulders.

Rashtrapati Bhawan

Rashtrapati Bhawan or the residence of president of India is located on the opposite of Rajpath. The access to the Bhawan is strictly restricted and you have to make prior booking at Rashtrapati Bhawan’s website for getting the access.

Humayun’s Tomb

Humayun’s tomb is another amazing work of Mughal Architecture and is made of red sandstone and white marble. It is also listed in UNESCO world heritage sites.

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