New Delhi, yes we are going to explore the political capital of India and one of the most powerful cities of the world. Though it doesn't look like one ! But how a city became the centre of power, art and performance. Why Shanhajan came back to Delhi ? Why British govt. came back to Delhi ? Why are you in Delhi ? All the stories starting from 1500 AD, worth to experience.
We will explore the ruins of forts, understand the orders of Ashoka the great, meet the good ghosts, the 5000 years old buried city, memorial of peace icon of the world, the lanes of crazy yet fascinating Old Delhi and last but not the least Lutyen's Delhi ! The most expensive locality in the world, but why ? So, many question and we just have a day !
Category: Urban Voyage
Duration: One Day Tour
Price: INR 4,750 | $ 75 per person
Language Available: English | Hindi
Starting/Pick Up Point:
ITO Metro Station
Starting Time: 07.00 Am
Ending/ Drop Down Point:
Chandani Chowk Metro Station
Ending Time: 07.00 Pm
Highlight of The Tour
Stories, walk and talks about the latest and last three cities of Delhi.
The best guide of the team, as they love the city like a lover !
Expert opinions over the best cuisines of Old Delhi, so no bad Delhi Belly !
Experience the making of the Delhi, the way it is now. Know how ?
12 hours tour is tough in Delhi, but we will make it comfortable ! for sure.
Itinerary For The Day
07.00 Am; we will pick you up from "ITO Metro Station" sharp ! An amazing day is about to start with a pleasant walk towards an old fort, named Firorshah Kotla ! Famous for ginnies and famous Ashoka Pillar dating back to 300 BC. Several stories behind this place and faith in the good ghosts along with pillar. Further we will walk towards memories of Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. We will also visit Rajghat and other nearby memorials along with museums !
The latest city of Delhi is waiting for you, Lutyen's Delhi ! Designed by Sir Edwin Lutyen in 1920s. To attract you with it's charm and green cover, for a minute you may even think that you are not in Delhi. But before that we will explore the ruins of Old fort, constructed by Humayun and Humayun's Tomb. The ruins and ruins of another old city buried inside old fort is fascinating. If stories to be believed, then the older ruins are somewhere around 5000 years old.
By late noon we will start our journey into the lanes of most interesting locality of the city, Chandani Chowk or Old Delhi as popularly known by everyone. Famous for its market and delicious cuisines, which we are obviously going to taste ! We will also explore the heritage buildings, home of a famous poet, jama maszid and few more lanes. The city was established by Shahjanhan, the man behind Taj Mahal ! so you can understand how beautifully he tired to design a good city back in those days. Although crowded by everything today, but that's the charm ! We understand that 12 hours are too much to get tired in Delhi, but believe us you are going to remember the day as an amazing memory.
As the tour is well researched intellectual property of Gyan Yatra, complete material (itinerary) is not published on the website. On the other hand to plan better and feel the worth of spending one whole day with us, you can request for the complete itinerary by filling the following form:
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Tour Cost Includes
- Travelling in comfortable air conditioned vehicle
- Best Delhi Lover/Guide of the team for the day
- Lunch; one bottle of Mineral Water
- An amazing day and new friends for a lifetime
Tour Cost Excludes
- Entry fees to different monuments
- Transfers from your hotel/place of residence
- Personal nature expenses
- Things not mentioned in "Cost Includes"
Note: If your hotel is far from current pick & drop point,additional pick up and drop can be provided at a nominal extra cost.