A day in Old & New Delhi

Cultural & Theme Tours in India

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Explore the rich diversity and antiquities of the city. Absorb the spirit of Delhi as you enjoy the contrast between the hidden treasures of Old Delhi and colonial edifices of New Delhi.  On a walking tour in the narrow lanes of Chandni chowk, experience a sense of excitement as you visit some of the most unique and ancient sites of the old city. 
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Friday Mosque (Jama Masjid), New Delhi, National Capital Territory of DelhiThis morning, a chauffeur driven car and guide will meet you at your city hotel. Enjoy a full day sightseeing tour of Old and New Delhi. Begin your day with a guided tour of the Old City of ‘Shahjahanabad’. Your introduction to the city will be with a visit to Raj Ghat - the cremation site of the father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi. Drive past Red Fort - the magical monument in red sandstone built at the pinnacle of the Mughal Empire and enjoy a brief walking tour through the bustling streets of Chandni Chowk to Jama Masjid, built by Shah Jahan.Duration: 4 hoursStop At: India Gate, New Delhi, National Capital Territory of DelhiLater, enjoy an orientation tour of New Delhi, which reflects the legacy the British left behind. Drive past the imposing India Gate (War Memorial Arch), the Parliament buildings and the Rashtrapati Bhavan (the President’s residence). Continue to visit Humayun’s tomb, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the first great example of a new distinctive style of architecture, which developed to become the hallmark of the Mughal Dynasty. Post the tour, you will be dropped back to your hotel. Duration: 4 hours

What’s included

  • All taxes, parking fees and toll charges
  • English speaking local guide
  • City Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Bottled water (01 litre per person)
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Friday Mosque (Jama Masjid)
  • Entry/Admission - India Gate

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Any additonal cost arising due to unseen circumstances