is the capital and the large city in India
, located some 10 km to the south-west from New Delhi
. The population is about 317,800 people in accordance with the 2011 census. New Delhi is a popular tourist destination thanks to its triumphal arches and presidential palaces.
The nearest airport Indira Gandhi Intl (IATA: DEL) is about 20 km away.
Best things to see in New Delhi
The India Gate is the national monument of IndiaШаблон: Citation needed. Situated in the heart of New Delhi, it was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens.
Rashtrapati Bhavan (Sanskrit for'President House / Presidential Palace') is the official residence of the President of India, located in New Delhi, Delhi, India. Until 1950 it was known as " Viceroy's House" and served as the residence of the Viceroy of India. It is at the heart of an area known as Lutyens' Delhi. It is the largest residence of any Head of the State in the world.
Nizamuddin Dargah (اردو.' نظام الدّین درگاہ') (हिन्दी. निज़ामुद्दीन दरगाह) is the dargah (mausoleum) of one of the world's most famous Sufi saints, Nizamuddin Auliya. Situated in the Nizamuddin West area of Delhi, the dargah is visited by thousands of Muslims every week, and sees an fair share of Hindus, Christians and people from other religions. The tombs of Amir Khusro and Jehan Ara Begum are also located within the Nizamuddin Dargah complex, and Inayat Khan's tomb is just around the corner…
Humayun's tomb (Hindi: हुमयून का मक़बरा, Urdu: ہمایون کا مقبره Humayun ka Maqbara) is a complex of buildings in Mughal architecture built as Mughal Emperor Humayun's tomb. It is located in Nizamuddin East, Delhi, India.
Appu Ghar was a popular amusement park located in New Delhi, the capital city of India. It was opened in 1984 to commemorate the 1982 Asian Games, which were held in New Delhi. Appu Ghar was inaugurated on 19 November, 1984 by the then Prime Minister of India, Shri Rajiv Gandhi. It was the first of its kind in India when it started, and has come a long way since then and successfully created a niche for itself.
Agrasen ki Baoli (also known as Agrasen ki Baoli), designated a protected monument by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) under the Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains Act of 1958, is a 60-meter long and 15-meter wide historical step well on Hailey Road near Connaught Place, Jantar Mantar in New Delhi, India. Although there are no known historical records to prove who built Agrasen ki Baoli, it is believed that it was originally built by the legendary king Agrasen, and…
Dilli Haat is a combination food plaza and craft bazaar located in the heart of Delhi, one near the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, opposite INA Market on Sri Aurobindo Marg, and another at Netaji Subash Place, adjacent to Netaji Subash Place Metro Station. Dilli Haat has stalls representing each state of India, giving a complete variety of tastes available all over India.
Barakhamba, also known as Barakhamba Monument, is a fourteenth century tomb building from the Lodi period that is located in New Delhi, India. Barakhamba means twelve pillars in the Urdu and Hindi languages. The name has also been used for an upscale modern metro road named the " Barakhamba road" in Connaught Place at the heart of the city.
Have you seen everything in New Delhi already? Let's have a look on the surroundings. Are you fancy to travel around a bit? Here is our list:
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