There are many places, monuments to visit in Delhi. But before we jump into our top 10 places to visit in Delhi list, let throw some light on this beautiful city.
A century back, the British relocated their empire from Kolkata to Delhi. And since that time New Delhi has been Capital of India. New Delhi boasts its rich tradition & sound cultural values as this can be observed in their lifestyle, demography & music. The following phrase will explains New Delhi perfectly
" Ye Sheher Nahi Mehfil Hai "
Now, I come to my list of top 10 places to visit in New Delhi
1. Red Fort Red
Until 1857, Red Fort was the home (house) of the emperors in the Mughal dynasty for around 160 years. Red Fort acquired his name from its significant & large enclosing wall of Red Sandstone.
2. Qutub Minar
Qutub Minar is positioned in the Mehrauli section of Delhi. It also spelled Qutub Minar was commissioned by Qutb-ud-din Aibak, the creator of the Delhi Sultanate in 1192 AD.
3. Chandni Chowk
Chandni Chowk is the perfect destination for shopping. It is one of the oldest and busiest market places in Old Delhi and located near Old Delhi Railway station.
4. Hauz Khas Village
Now it is comparatively expensive vacationer cum commercial area with numerous restaurant & galleries. Though the name Hauz Khas comes from 'Hauz' as "water tank” and 'Khas' as "royal"- the "Royal tank".
5. Jama Masjid
It is one of the most significant mosques in India and positioned in the central heart of old Delhi. Jama Masjid is usually the area of gathering for Eid prayers.
6. Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple
Akshardham Temple is considered to be one of the most significant Hindu Temples in the world. The Temple was built-in 2005 and sits near to the banks of River Yamuna.
7. India Gate
India Gate formerly called the All India War Memorial. It's the 42m high, an "Arc-de-Triomphe" like archway positioned in the center of a crossroad at the centre of New Delhi.
8. Humayun's Tomb
The tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun in Delhi, India also know known as Maqbara e Humayun. Humayun ruled in India for ten years.
9. Hazrat Nizamuddin (Nizamuddin's Shrine)
Hazrat Nizamuddin is the dargah of the world's well-known Sufi saints, Hazrat Khwaja Syed Nizamuddin Auliya. The Dargah is also known because of its Qawwali sessions
10. Lotus Temple
Lotus Temple is a Baha'i House of Worship. The Baha'i preach the equality of most humans and most of humankind.
These are a few of the most famous attractions that may be loved by the vacationers & travelers as well as the local visitors.
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