Delhi Heritage Tour With Shopping
Full day city tour (09:00 hrs to 16:30 hrs)
Morning 09:30 hrs Pick-up from IHC.
10:00 hrs to 11:30 hrs visit Qutab Minar – In 1199, Qutubuddin raised the Qutab Minar either as a victory tower or as a minaret to the adjacent mosque. It is 72.5 meters high. It is the highest stone tower in India, one of the finest Islamic structures ever raised and Delhi’s recognized landmark.
12:00 hrs – 13:00 hrs : Humayun’s Tomb – Humayun’s senior widow Bega Begum, popularly known as Haji Begum, built the magnificent Humayun’s Tomb in Delhi, in 1565. It is one of the most beautiful Mughal monuments, with features like high arches and a full double dome.
LUNCH AT DILLI HAAT
13:30 hrs to 16:30 hrs : Dilli Haat : Designed to invoke the ambience of a traditional village fair, Dilli Haat is every shopper’s paradise, a foodie’s haven and the cultural magnet of the metro city. A synthesis of ethnic culture, delectable cuisine and regional handicrafts, the market offers a plethora of traditional crafts and handloom products. In addition to this, the market has savoury lip-smacking food cuisines from varied parts of India- momos from Nepal, Bamboos hot chicken from Nagaland, Kahwa & Kebabs from Jammu, Pooranpoli from Maharastra etc.
16:30 hrs Drive back to IHC. Tour END
National Science Center, Craft Museum, Red Fort Tour
09:30 hrs to 16:00 hrs (Pick up from hotel IHC at 09:30 hrs)
10:00 hrs to 11:30 hrs : National Museum The National Museum, New Delhi, as we see it today, has an interesting beginning. The blueprint for establishing the National Museum in Delhi was prepared by the Maurice Gwyer Committee in May 1946. An Exhibition of Indian Art, consisting of selected artefacts from various museums of India was organized by the Royal Academy, London with the cooperation of Government of India and Britain. The Exhibition went on display in the galleries of Burlington House, London during the winter months of 1947-48. It was decided to display the same collection in Delhi, before the return of exhibits to their respective museums. An exhibition was organized in the the RashtrapatiBhawan (President’s residence), New Delhi in 1949, which turned out to be a great success. This event proved responsible for the creation of the National Museum.
11:45 hrs to 13:00 hrs : National Crafts Museum: The National Crafts museum is situated just besides National Science Centre. It has got some of the best collections of artworks in Asia. You will find some exotic traditional art works of India.
Delhi Shopping Tour
13:45 hrs : Reaching Chandani Chowk
One of the oldest markets in Old Delhi, Chandni Chowk is Old Delhi’s main thoroughfare which is a chaotic shopping street lined by hawkers and porters with narrow lanes offering full medieval bazaar experience. It is an important historical site of Delhi. It was constructed in the 17th-century b the Mughal ruler of India Shah Jahan. It is situated opposite the Red Fort and provides a view of the Fatehpuri Mosque.
LUNCH AT CHANDANI CHOWK (Street Foods at Paranthe Wale Gali)
14:45 hrs – 15:45 hrs : Visit Red Fort – Built in Red Sand stone this imposing fort is 3 kms in parameter with the height of the wall varying from 18 to 30 meters at places.
16:00 hrs Drive back to IHC (Drive pass to India Gate).
Delhi Heritage Tour
Full day city tour
Start your tour at 09:30 hrs to 17:00 hrs form your respective hotels.
Qutab Minar – In 1199, Qutubuddin raised the Qutab Minar either as a victory tower or as a minaret to the adjacent mosque. From a base of 14.32 meters it tapers to 2.75 meters at a height of 72.5 meters. It is still the highest stone tower in India, one of the finest stone towers in India, one of the finest Islamic structures ever raised and Delhi’s recognized landmark.
Red Fort – Built in Red Sand stone this imposing fort is 3 kms in parameter with the height of the wall varying from 18 to 30 meters at places. When the Red fort was being built Yamuna used to flow on its one sides and there were deep moats on the other.
Humayun’s Tomb – Humayun’s senior widow Bega Begum, popularly known as Haji Begum, built the magnificent Humayun’s Tomb in Delhi, in 1565. It is one of the most beautiful Mughal monuments, with features like high arches and a full double dome.
India Gate – The 42 metre high, free standing arch, popularly known as India Gate, was designed by Luytens and built in 1911. It was originally called All India War Memorial in memory of the 90,000 Soldiers of the Indian Army who died in World War I. The names of the soldiers are inscribed all along the walls of the arch. In 1971, an eternal flame was lit here to honour the Amar Jawan (immortal soldiers).
After the tour is over, you will be dropped at the Hotel.
Delhi Temple Tour
Full day Temple Tour (09:00 hrs to 03:00 hrs)
Akshardham temple: A unique & beautiful monument built without steel, consists of 234 ornately carved pillars, 9 ornate domes, 20 quadrangled shikhars, spectacular Gajendra Pith (plinth of stone elephants) and 20,000 murtis and statues of Indias great sadhus, devotees, acharyas and divine personalities.
Lotus Temple: The Lotus Temple is the most captivating edifice situated in Southern part of New Delhi. Shaped like a lotus and the temple is worth exploring. Built by the Baha`i community, it offers the visitor a serenity that pervades the temple and its artistic design.
Each Day Costing
Cost: INR 1500 per person (subject to 04 pax travelling together) on each day
It includes :
- A/C Transport
- English speaking guide for tour
- 2 mineral water bottle for each person,
- Toll, parking & all taxes.
It does not include :
- Any Meal
- Monuments entrance fee
- Any expense of personal nature such as hard/soft drinks, laundry, phone/fax calls, tips etc.
- Medical expenses etc.
For booking and inquiries, Please contact:
Mr. Ravinder Rawat
M: +91- 991 020 8703 | T: +91 124 461 7707 (D) | E: [email protected]