Tour Overview :
New Delhi, India’s capital is an urban district located in Delhi situated on the West Bank of River Yamuna. The foundation stone of New Delhi was laid by Emperor George V during the Delhi Durbar in 1911 when he decreed that the capital of British India would move from Kolkata to Delhi.
Destination : New Delhi
Duration : Day tour (0900-1300 hrs) or (1400–1600 hrs)
Places Covered : Qutab Minar, India Gate, Sikh Temple and drive past Parliament House and President Palace
Price : USD 45.00 per person (subject to minimum 2 persons travelling)
Inclusion : Chauffeur driven air-conditioned vehicle, an English speaking local guide and monument entrance fees, smps mineral water
You will be picked up from your hotel as per the time fixed. Visit :
Qutab Minar – a soaring, 73 m-high tower of victory, built in 1193 by Qutab-ud-din Aibak that has 5 distinct storeys, each marked by a projecting balcony. The first 3 storeys are made of red sandstone and the 4th & 5th storeys are of marble and sandstone.
India Gate – Situated At the centre of New Delhi it commemorates the 70,000 Indian soldiers who lost their lives fighting for the British Army during the World War I. The memorial bears the names of more than 13,516 British and Indian soldiers killed in the Northwestern Frontier in the Afghan war of 1919.
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib (Sikh Temple) is one of the most prominent Sikh Gurdwara, or Sikh house of worship in Delhi. It was first built as a small shrine by Sikh General Sardar Bhagel Singh in 1783, during the reign of Mughal Emperor, Shah Alam II
Parliament House – The Parliament house is a circular colonnaded building which also houses ministerial offices, numerous committee rooms and an excellent library as well. The Parliament Houseconsists of an open verandah (open air gallery) with 144 columns.
President Palace – Home to the President of the world’s largest democracy - was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and Herbert Baker and stands on a 330 acres. It took 17 years to build and complete in the year 1929. With 2.5 Km. of Corridors and 190 acres of Garden area, the palace is an architectural marvel. Return to your hotel in the afternoon/evening.