Being a Golden Triangle City, Nation’s capital Delhi is the most popular city in India. Since Golden Triangle Tour Packages are the most searchable tour of India, the city acquires a major attraction of tourists in India. The capital city of India is divided into two parts that are Old Delhi and New Delhi. The architectural features of Delhi show both ancient as well as modern art of craftsmanship. Many legends and rulers inbuilt their empire in Delhi and left their footprints in the form of their majestic forts and palaces. Major role in the glorious history of Delhi was played by Delhi Sultanate and since then, the city was a center of a succession of various mighty empires and powerful kingdom.
Places to visit in Delhi
The opulent structural design of this marvelous historical fort in Delhi, Red Fort draws major attention of tourists and local visitors. The citadel was the main residence of Mughal Emperors for more than 200 years. Red Fort is the crowning head of Delhi’s architectural beauty which now houses several museums in it. Special light and sound show is organized in the fort for one hour every evening.
- Entry Fee- Indian visitor 10/- & Foreigner 150/-
- Timings- 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM every day except Monday, as the fort remain closed on Mondays.
The towering attraction of Delhi is the second tallest minaret of India which still withstands with the same pride at the height of 73 meters. The architectural design of Qutub Minar is featured with 379 spiral staircase steps. Qutub al-Din-Aibak was the founder of Qutub Minar during the Delhi Sultanate. The architectural beauty of Qutub Minar is also entitled with UNESCO’s World Heritage Site.
- Entry Fee- Indian Visitor 30/- & Foreigner 500/- Entry for children up to 15 years is free.
- Timings- Day time visit is restricted between sunrise and sunset on all days
The largest mosque in India was built by legendary Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan during the bygone era. The mosque is featured with two 40 meter high minarets on red sandstone and white marble. Jama Masjid can accommodate more than 25000 people at a time in its courtyard. The structural design of Jama Masjid shows Islamic architectural style.
- Entry Fee- Entering the mosque is free of charge but charges are applied to photography (200/- to 300/-)
- Timings- The monument remains open all day from 07:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 01:30 PM to 06:30 PM in the evening.
The most beautiful flower-like structure is among the most favored tourist place in Delhi. The structural design of Lotus Temple was built of 27 free-standing marble clad lotus petals in a cluster of three to form nine sides. The temple can accommodate more than 25000 people at a time in its courtyard.
- Entry Fee- Entry is free in Lotus Temple.
- Timings- 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM in summers; 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM in winters. The temple remains closed on Mondays.
What is the best time to travel to Delhi under Golden Triangle India Tour Package?
Winters are considered to be the best time to plan Delhi Agra Jaipur Tour Package, as at that time the triangle cities of India acquires pleasant climatic condition which is best for traveling throughout the cities. The temperature during the months of October to March ranges between “22-320 c”. In the month of October and November, one can enjoy the festive season of India and experience the rich cultures and traditions of the country. Summers are very hot in India and Monsoon brings moderate rainfall with high humidity in the atmosphere. Embark upon the city under Golden Triangle Tour from Delhi and discover the enrich beauty of India.