Top 7 Places to Visit in Delhi 2019

pro51tripiwikicom : 30 Jan 2018
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Excited to explore Delhi? Here are the Top 7 Places one must visit during your Delhi visit.  Delhi has many things for tourists to do, From historical monuments,  crowded shopping malls, Mughal gardens, temples , parks, museums, Forts.  But following are the places that you just cannot miss on your trip.

1 Red Fort

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Red Fort is one the famous attraction in Delhi, Located in the center of the city, also called Lal Kila. REd fort is one of the prominent red sandstone architectures Built By Shah Jahan in the Year of 1648. walls stretch to a distance of almost 2 kilometers, cover a total area of about 254.67 acres. The fort is named as such as it was built from red sandstone which gives the building a red tint.

2 Tughlaqabad Fort

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Tughlaqabad fort is one the must visit attraction in Delhi. Built by the founder of the Tughlaq Dynasty during the 14th century, is one of the ruined fort in Delhi. Tughlaqabad fort is situated on the southern outskirts of the Capital which lies across the main road from Adilabad and probably lay across a massive lake when it was constructed. Tughlaqabad fort is located at around 20km from Red Fort, Delhi.

3 Qutub Minar

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Qutub Minar also spelled Qutb Minar is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Mehrauli area, Delhi. Qutub Minar, the 2nd largest Minar of India with 72.5 m high built using red sandstone's. It has 2.75 m in diameter at its peak to 14.32 m at its base. The surrounding archaeological area contains funerary buildings, the magnificent Alai-Darwaza Gate, the masterpiece of Indo-Muslim art, and two mosques. Located at 17km from Red Fort.

4 Jama Masjid

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Jama Masjid of Delhi is one of the largest mosques in India Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan built the Jama Masjid between 1644 and 1656. It was constructed by more than 5000 workers. Jama Masjid stands 80 meters tall, caped by three domes covered with gold. Jama Masjid is very near to Red Fort at 1km distance, 17km from Qutub Minar.

5 Lotus Temple

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Lotus Temple is one of the must visit place in Delhi, attracting tourists from all over the world. Temple is a is a Bahai's House of Worship that was dedicated in December 1986. Temple is built in the shape of a lotus flower and is the last of seven Major Bahai's temples built around the world. This temple is also one of the most visited building in the world. he Temple has received wide range of attention in professional architectural, fine art, religious, governmental, and other venues. Located at around 14km from Red Fort, Delhi.

6 Akshardham Temple

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Akshardham Temple Located in Delhi also called "Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple" is one of the largest Hindu temple complexes in India. This beautiful structure is located along the River Yamuna covering an area of 100 acres. It is a must-see attraction of the city. The central part of the monument is built entirely with stone. Akshardham Temple is located at approximately 10km from Red Fort, Delhi.

7 Humayuns Tomb

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Humayun's tomb is one of the magnificent tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun in Delhi, India. Which is also a UNESCO Heritage site, widely visited by tourists from all over the world. The tomb which was constructed out of red sandstone stands amidst a square garden. Located at approximately 10km from Red Fort, Delhi.


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