35 Most Famous Places to Visit in Delhi

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35 Most Famous Places to Visit in Delhi

There are many tourist places to visit in Delhi. The city has many famous monuments, parks, gardens, malls, temples, games zone, markets and many more. Everyone should visit Delhi, once in a lifetime. I have listed down top 35 most famous places to visit in Delhi.

 

1. India Gate

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India Gate is one of the most important monument to visit in Delhi. It is originally called the All India War Memorial. The India Gate is located in the center of New Delhi. This landmark is dedicated to soldiers of Indian Army who died in the period 1914-1921.

 

2. Qutub Minar

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Qutub Minar is the highest tower in India. It is 73 meters high and is built by Qutub-ud-din Aibak.

 

3. Red Fort

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Red Fort is a world heritage site. It is made up of red stone and marble. Red Fort (Lal Quila) was the main residence of the emperors of Mughal Dynasty.

 

4. Lotus Temple

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Lotus Temple is one of the most attractive temple in Delhi. The temple has a very beautiful architecture.

 

5. Akshardham Temple

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Akshardham Temple is a Hindu temple. The temple consists of Abhisheka Mandap, Water show, a thematic garden, Sanskrit darshan and neelkanth darshan.

 

6. Humayun’s Tomb

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Humayun’s Tomb is the tomb of the Mughal emperor Humayun. It was the first garden tomb.

 

7. Chandni Chowk

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Chandni Chowk is one of the oldest and busiest markets in Old Delhi. It is a special place to shop for Indian wedding. Famous places in Chandni Chowk are Nai Sadak, Paranthe Wali Galli, Kinari Bazaar, Chawri Bazaar and many more. Chandni Chowk shows true Indian market with all different colors.

 

8. Jama Masjid

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Jama Masjid is one of the largest mosques in India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. Special Namaz is offered in the mosque on every Eid.

 

9. Jantar Mantar

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Jantar Mantar is located in the modern city of New Delhi. It predicts the time and movements of Sun, moon and planets.

 

10. Bangla Sahib Gurudwara

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Gurudwara Bangla Sahib is ranked no. 1 among the best tourist and pilgrimage spot in Delhi according to the survey done in year 2017 . It is the most peaceful and beautiful place to visit in Delhi.

 

11. Lodi Garden

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It is one of the most popular and beautiful park in Delhi. Lodi Garden is an amazing place to visit in Delhi.

 

12. Rashtrapati Bhavan

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Rashtrapati Bhavan is the official home of the President of India. In terms of area, it is one of the largest residences of a head of state in the world.

 

13. Gandhi Smriti

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Gandhi Smriti ia a museum dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi. It was formerly known as Birla or Birla Bhavan.

 

14. Iskcon Temple

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Iskcon Temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna and Radha in the form of Radha Parthasarathi.

 

15. Chhatarpur Temple

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Chhatarpur Temple is dedicated to Goddess Katyayani. It is the second largest temple complex in India.

 

16. National Museum

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National Museum is one of the largest museums in India. The museum has a wonderful collection of articles ranging from pre-historic era to modern works of art.

 

17. Khan Market

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Khan Market is a perfect shopping place in Delhi. It has been ranked as the costliest retail location in India.

 

18. National Science Centre

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National Science Centre is a science museum in Delhi. The museum is very unique and innovative.

 

19. Tughlaqabad Fort

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Tughlaqabad Fort is a gigantic stone structure with very high walls. It is one of the monument to visit in Delhi.

 

20. Garden of Five Senses

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The Garden of Five Senses is a park developed by Delhi Tourism Transportation Development Corporation. The garden is designed in such a way that it stimulates our 5 senses with its beauty.

 

21. Hauz Khas Village

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It is an amazing place with shops, restaurants, gardens, arts, etc.

 

22. Sarojini Market

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Sarojini Market can be defined as a fashion on a budget market. It is one of Delhi’s largest and most important place to shop.

 

23. Dilli Haat

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Dilli Haat is a craft bazaar run by Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation. A number of shows promoting handicrafts and handlooms are held at the exhibition hall in the complex.

 

24. India Habitat Centre

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India Habitat Centre is a multipurpose building. It is available for both social and commercial purpose.

 

25. Cannaught Place

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Cannaught Place is one of the largest financial, commercial and business centres in Delhi. It is a shopping hub.

 

26. Raj Ghat

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Raj Ghat is a memorial dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi. There is a black stone platform where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated.

 

27. Hanuman Temple, Jhandewalan

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Hanuman Temple is a very famous temple in Delhi. The idol of Lord Hanuman is 108 feet tall.

 

28. Select Citywalk Mall

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Select Citywalk is a shopping mall. Here you can enjoy shopping with all kind of brands, delicious foods, games and many more stuffs.

 

29. National Zoological Park

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The National Zoological Park is called Delhi Zoo. It is one of the important tourist place to visit in Delhi.

 

30. Pragati Maidan

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The area of Pragati Maidan is near about 150 acres. It is one of the biggest exhibition center in Delhi. Pragati Maidan is mainly a venue for large exhibitions and convention.

 

31. Agrasen Ki Baoli

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Agrasen Ki Baoli is an ancient monument.

 

32. Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah

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It is a dargah of one of the world’s most famous Sufi Saints. Dargah is visited by thousands of Muslims every week.

 

33. Kalkaji Temple

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Kalkaji Temple is a Hindu temple. It is dedicated to Goddess Kali.

 

34. National Rail Museum

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National Rail Museum focuses on the rail heritage of India.

 

35. Metro Walk

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Metro Walk is a mall cum adventure island. It is one of the unique amusement and entertainment park in Delhi.

 

 

 

 

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