Good for: Photography, Serene jaunt, Evening and Morning stroll, laze away in winters, moments of peace
- Sansad Marg Central Delhi
- Indian/foreigner Rs5/US$2
Lonely Planet review for Jantar Mantar
Comprised of curious terracotta-red structures, Jantar Mantar is the earliest of Maharaja Jai Singh II’s five observatories, constructed in 1725. It’s dominated by a huge sundial and houses other instruments plotting the course of heavenly bodies.