A Heritage City Is Adorned With Major Attractions
Delhi is the country’s historic capital. It is on the throne of India like Kohinoor. Delhi is a heritage city is adorned with major attractions such as –
Top Attraction of Delhi with Delhi One Day Tour Package by Car
Red Fort –
One of the most famous monuments in the city, Red Fort is located across from Chandni Chowk in Old Delhi. The fort was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the year 1639. It is the red sandstone built and extends over an area of 2 KM. It is another major attraction in Delhi tour packages.
Jama Mosque –
The Jama Mosque is one of the largest and most famous mosques in India. It was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the year 1656. The mosque courtyard can accommodate 25000 pilgrims at one time. It is located opposite Chandni Chowk, near the Red Fort in Old Delhi.
Qutub Minar –
The Qutub Minar is located in Mehrauli in South Delhi. It is a tall, red sandstone tower with a height of 72.5 meters, and it is decorated with delicate inscriptions and verses from the Quran. It is the tallest brick minaret in the world, built by Qutb-Ud-din Aibak in the year 1206.
Humayun’s Tomb –
The Humayun’s Tomb is another important Mughal monument in Delhi, which closely resembles that of the Taj Mahal. It was built from the year 1562 to the year 1565, designed by the Persian architect Mirak Mirza Ghiyas. It is located in Nizamuddin of New Delhi.
India Gate –
The India Gate is one of the most visited monuments in Delhi, which depicts colonial architecture. The India Gate a masterpiece was built in memory of the more than 90000 soldiers who sacrificed their lives during ‘World War I’ and the ‘Afghan War’. It is located in Rajpath nearby Connaught Place of New Delhi.
Jantar Mantar –
It is located in New Delhi city of India. The Jantar Mantar is a collection of architectural and astronomical tools, built by the Maharaja Jai Singh. It contains 13 architectural tools in astronomy, and their main purpose was to predict the movements of the planets, the moon, and the sun and also assemble astronomical panels.
Lotus Temple –
The Lotus Temple is also known as the Baha’i Temple of New Delhi. It is another major attraction in Delhi one day tour package by car. It is famous for its unique lotus flower architecture. It is built by the Baha’i community; this wonderful temple is located near Kalka Ji in South Delhi.
Akshardham Temple –
A prominent landmark among all the temples, the Akshardham Temple is the largest Hindu temple in the world as well. The temple was built in the year 2005 and extends over an area of 100 acres. The incomparable sculpture works, a high-tech gallery, musical fountain show, IMAX Theater, and lush green gardens are the most visited.