Duration :Full Days
Tour Type : Private Trips
Key Sight: Qutub Minar, Red Fort Humayun’s Tomb, Lodhi Gardens, Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Tomb of Safdarjung , Ashoka Pillar
It’s a tour guide specially drafted out to give a never – ending experience of the historical places of Old Delhi. It includes all those places which mark the history of Delhi and its Emperors and their rule. A true insight in the past; it’s an eye opener to see how much developed the architecture was even in those times!
This tour takes you out of the fast paced life of New Delhi. As you enter the road of Old Delhi – you will feel the difference – in the way things and vehicles move here! Pace is a bit slow and life eases out as you draw close to the relics of yester years!
After being picked – up from the hotel; the first place where you will be taken to is majestic Old Fort which has passed the test of times. Installed on a three – tired arched pavilion, it’s the fortified city of FEROZABAD. Inside this you will see the Ashokan Pillar with original inscriptions of Emperor Ashoka on it. Your Guide shall take you around and help in describing what all is written on the Pillar. Here you shall also see the Tomb of Safdarjung. Do not miss the grandeur and simplicity of this Tomb on visiting it!
From here move on to see the famous Lodhi Garden (famous for its tombs and natural beauty – Sheesh Gumbad and Bada Gumbad – under the protection of Archeological Survey of India), Humayun’s Tomb (Actual tomb of Emperor Humayn), Akshardham Temple (Shri Swaminarayan Temple), Qutub Minar (2nd largest minaret of India). In the latter half of the day we shall see the Red Fort – again an archaeological marvel. What is interesting here is that in this tour you shall
A trip to OLD Delhi is incomplete without a visit to the market Chandni Chowk. Designed by Jahan Ara – daughter of Emperor Shah Jahan; it houses the best of Ethical Indian dresses and artificial jewellery – both hand crafted and machine made. It is also famous for its authentic Indian Street food. You can try out various delicacies like Jalebis (Round Shape Sweet), Rasmalai, Dahi Bhalle, Falooda , Kheerkadam, Gur Sandesh, Rasgulla And Misti Dohi. In the end we shall deport you back to your hotel.