10 best places to visit in Delhi

Delhi is capital of India and that made it very popular in country and the world . There are millions of people come to Delhi to explore the city every year . So in this article we will be talking about 10 best places to visit in Delhi and places no body should skip.

If you are planing to visit Delhi anytime soon then This article could be a perfect guide for you.

India Gate

10 best places to visit in Delhi

There are many reasons to put India gate on top of our list. It is famous worldwide and represent itself as a landmark of India. Located astride Rajpath, the India Gate is a memorial of 70,000 soldiers who died in the period of 1914-1921.

Recently Govt. of India inaugurated War memorial for the soldiers who lost their life in wars after independence . The war memorial is located just behind the India gate.

Lodhi Garden

The Lodhi garden

Lodhi garden is a 90 acres city park located near Lodhi colony . This park house many architectural work of 15th century which were mostly built by Lodhi dynasty .

Some of the point of attractions are mohammed shah’s tomb , Bara gumbad , shisha gumbad and tomb of sikandar lodhi.

Khan market

khan market

This place is located quite near to Lodhi garden and is famous for its food. One can find many restaurants to enjoy food and drinks here.

This place is also famous for book shops , Brand showrooms and lifestyle stores.

Rashtrapati Bhawan

President house

Rashtrapati Bhawan is the official home of president of India. It is located at the western part of Rajpath . One can reach the Rashtrapati bhawan by walking on the straight road from India gate.

It is the largest residence of nay head of state in the world. It was made by Edwin Landseer Lutyens and after his name the location often called as Lutyens Delhi.

Waste to Wonder Park

Waster to wonder park, Delhi

Waste to wonder park is a unique theme based park . This park houses miniature replicas of Taj mahal , Eiffel tower, Statue of Liberty , Christ of redeemer , Colosseum , Great pyramid of Egypt and leaning tower of Pisa.

All these Replicas are made of waste products. About 150 tonnes of Industrial waste was used to make them. The night view , when lights are on is very beautiful here.

Safdarjung’s Tomb

tomb of safdarjungs

Safdarjung’s tomb is a tomb of nawab Safdarjung and was built in 1754 . It is a sandstone and marble mausoleum. Its located at walking distance from jorbagh metro station in Delhi.

It is one of the most beautiful and no so crowded places of delhi .

Shanti Stupa

shanti stupa

The vishwa shanti stupa also known as world peace pagoda is located in Indraprastha park in Delhi.

The aim of the shanti stupa is to create a place of peace and do encourage programs to promote peace. And primarily non-violence across the world. This shanti stupa was inaugurated on 14th Nov 2007.

Akshardham temple

the Akshardham temple

This Hindu temple is a spiritual cultural campus in Delhi . Also known as swaminarayan akshardham . The temple was official opened on 6th Nov 2005.

This beautifully created temple is a successor of Akshardham Gandhinagar , Gujarat.

Jama masjid

the Jama masjid

Jama masjid is one of the largest mosques of India. Mughal emperor Shah jahan built this between 1644 to 1656 .

This mosque is located in Chandni chowk of old Delhi .One of the minarets of Jama masjid offer beautiful aerial view of old Delhi . On every Friday people from Muslim community come here for prayer

Also read : top 10 historical facts about India.

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