Delhi, which we see today is under construction since last twelve hundred years ! Made up of 8 different cities. So, here we are with tales of first 5 cities of Delhi. How a city became so important, which was not even mentioned by historians of Alexander. How is became the target of invaders ? Why suddenly everyone abandoned the city for 792 years ? and much more to know & experience.
We will walk through the lanes of the oldest part of the city. we will drive through the wide roads of New Delhi and we will ride the metro to save our time. Not just that, we will also taste some of the best taste of these 5 cities. And don't worry it's not going to be a boring history session, but the day which you are going to remember for a lifetime.
Category: Urban Voyage
Duration: One Day Tour
Price: INR 4,750 | $ 75 per person
Language Available: English | Hindi
Starting/Pick Up Point:
Qutub Minar Metro Station
Starting Time: 07.00 Am
Ending/Drop Down Point:
Hauz Khas Metro Station
Ending Time: 07.00 Pm
Highlight of The Tour
The best designed tour to understand Delhi from its beginning ! Understand how everything started.
Connecting the dots of present with past. Stories, history and heritage with a Delhi Lover.
Best researched one day tour of Delhi, connecting the unknown places and people ! A must try.
Our travel officers are not just guides; they are lover of this colourful city. And your to be friend for lifetime.
By the end of the tour you may feel affects of time travel ! Such amazing stories are.
Itinerary For The Day
07.00 Am; we will pick you up from "Qutb Minar Metro Station" sharp ! Starting so early so that we can enjoy the early morning walk in Mehrauli Archaeological Park. We bet history will speak to you in the park, you may also feel minor effects of time travel. Monuments are everywhere in the park like stars in the sky. Further, we will walk till Qutb Minar and Quila Lal Kot, the first known city of Delhi. A delicious breakfast at a century-old restaurant will end our session of the walking tour.
We will drive to Tughlakabad Fort, the third city of Delhi and understand the ruins and their story. How one of the biggest forts of Indian history met the soil again and also what it witnessed during the partition of India ! After that, we will explore the hidden city of Jahanpanah which is lost in today's urban glare. Followed by a light lunch and small rest session, we will set our journey forward in the ruins of another city of Delhi, Siri.
Hauzkhas is the vicinity where we are going to spend our evening; experiencing several monuments and ruins of an old age educational campus. A walk in the urban green jungle along water reservoir which was used for water supply to the city of Siri. Experience a mesmerizing sunset with the reflection of orange shades in water and just rewind the whole day in mind. You will realize that this was not just a day for you but a whole era of history, heritage and humanity.
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
- Transfers from your hotel/place of residence
- Entry fees to different monuments
- 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.