Delhi City Tour
Jantar Mantar - Lakshmi Narayan Temple - Qutub Minar - Red Fort - Jama Masjid - Humayuns Tomb
Jantar Mantar :
An astronomical observatory, with masonry instruments built in 1724 by Maharaja Jai Singh-II, the mathematician and astronomer king of Jaipur. The instruments are intended to show the movements of the sun, moon etc.
Lakshmi Narayan Temple :
Popularly known as Birla Mandir, it is a large Hindu temple built in Orissan style, in 1938, by the renowned Birla family. People of all faiths can worship at this temple.
Qutub Minar :
Qutub Minar is an excellent example of Afgan architecture. The minar is 72.5 meters high victory tower, the construction of which began in the final year of twelth century by the Qutubud Din-Aibak and was completed by his successors.
Bahais House of worship :
Situated at Kalkaji. It is also known as "The Lotus Temple" due to its distinctive lotus shaped design in marble. It was built in 1987 by the followers of Bahai faith. The temple signifies the purity and equality of all religions ( Monday closed ).
Safdarjung Tomb :
At the western end of Lodhi Road is situated the Safdarjung Tomb built in 1753-54 by the son of the second Nawab of Oudh ( Monday only ).
Red Fort :
Built by Shahjahan, the builder of the Taj Mahal in Agra. The construction lasted from 1639 to 1648. ( Monday Closed ).
Jama Masjid :
Jama Masjid is the largest mosque in India and stands across the road from the Red Fort, built in 1656 by Shahjahan. About 20,000 people can pray here at a time ( drive past ).
The simple square platform of black marble marks the place where the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi was cremated.
Built by Humayuns widow, Queen Haji Begum in the 16th Century, it is supposed to be prototype of the Taj Mahal at Agra.
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|Innova A/C Car||On Request|
- Ambassador and Indigo car seats 3 persons.
- Innova car seats 5 persons.
- Price does not include entrance fees and meals.
It is customary to tip your driver 10% for his service, more if you feel it is deserved.