Become acquainted with Old Delhi and see it from a different perspective: by rickshaw. This full-day private tour traverses the city by foot and rickshaw, taking you to see all the legendary landmarks and stunning sights of Delhi, including the Jama Masjid Mosque, Chandni Chowk a vibrant bazaar filled with food carts sweets shops and spice stalls, and the Red Fort. Hop on a rickshaw for further exploring to see India Gate, the Parliament and the Gandhi Smriti Museum, among other spots.
Meet your guide at your hotel in New Delhi in the morning to begin this full-day, private excursion of Old Delhi. First, visit the Jama Masjid Mosque which has three gates, four towers, and two 130-foot (40-meter) high minarets constructed from red sandstone. Next, it's off to Raj Ghat, a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. Once you get tired of walking, hop on a cycle rickshaw to ride through the city's small lanes, immersing yourself in the local culture.Take a break for lunch (at own expense) and then visit Qutub Minar, the second tallest of its kind in India and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Next, is Humayun's Tomb which was commissioned by Humayun's first wife, Bega Begum, and has a square garden with water channels in the center. Drive past government buildings such as India Gate and the parliament and stop for a photo op if you like The tour will ends in the late afternoon. Relax and enjoy the ride back to your hotel.