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Famous Places of Delhi, You Must Visit

If you stay in Delhi or you visit in Delhi. So you must visit these places. Delhi is the capital of India.
In Delhi you would see a lots of places like Delhi is a not a city it’s city of love.

Delhi is a city with innumerable monuments,Street food, shopping malls, thrifty shopping places, religious places, world class airport and metro on the other.

Below you would see some famous place for visit. Which will make your day joyful.

1) LOTUS TEMPLE
Lotus-Temple

The Lotus Temple, located in Delhi, India. You can’t say that aloud, can just sit in peace and pray to their respective gods. The Lotus Temple has won numerous architectural awards and been featured in hundreds of newspaper and magazine articles.

Facts & Figures of Lotus Temple

  1. Open: Tue-Sun; Mondays closed
  2. Timings: 9am to 5:30pm
  3. Entry: Free
  4. Photography: Permission required
  5. Lotus Temple work Completed in 13 November 1986
  6. It’s Opened for all in 24 December 1986.
  7. Temple’s Height 34.27 metres (112.4 ft), Diameter 70 metres (230 ft).
  8. Current Seating capacity is 1,300 People.

Location: Temple’s closest metro station- Nehru Place and Kalkaji (Violet Line). Temple’s nearest location Kalkaji Temple, East of Nehru Place.

2) AKSHARDHAM
AKSHARDHAM

Akshardham Mandir an abode of God, a Hindu house of worship, and a spiritual and cultural campus dedicated to devotion, learning and harmony. The main attraction of the Swaminarayan Akshardham Mandir. It rises 141-foot (43 m) high, spans 316-foot (96 m) wide, and extends 356-foot (109 m) long.
Akshardham means the divine abode of God.

Facts & Figures of Akshardham Mandir

  1. Entry Time: 9.30 am to 6.30 pm
  2. Closed on: Mondays
  3. Exhibition Time: 10.30 am to 6.00 pm. Fee Rs. 170 (Adults), Rs. 125 (Senior Citizens), Rs. 100 (Child from 4-11 years), Free (Child Below 4 years)
  4. Exhibition Tickets: 10 am to 5 pm
  5. Musical Fountain: 7.45 pm Fee: Rs. 80 (Adults), Rs. 80 (Senior Citizens), Rs. 50 (Child from 4-11 years), Free (Child Below 4 years)
  6. Complex Entry: Free
  7. No electronic items are allowed inside the temple complex. Do not carry mobile phones or cameras.
  8. Food items cannot be carried inside.
  9. Temple opened 6th November 2005 for all
  10. Mandir built from intricately carved sandstone and marble
  11. Exhibitions on Hinduism, including Bhagwan Swaminarayan’s life and teachings such as prayer, compassion, and non-violence.
  12. Akshardham Mandir created by His Holiness Pramukh Swami Maharaj
  13. Constructed by Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS)

Location: Noida Mor, Pandav Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi 110092. Akshardham Mandir’s closest metro station- Akshardham Metro Station.

3) Tughlaqabad Fort
TUGHLAQABAD FORT
Tughlaqabad Fort is a ruined fort in Delhi. Fort was built by the founder of the Tughlaq Dynasty in 1321. It is stretching over 6 km.
Don’t forget to take your picnic basket, soak up some sun and enjoy the monumental beauty.

  • Opening days: Opened on all days of the week.
  • Fort entry timings: 09:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Fort entry fee: For Indians entry fee is Rs 5 and for foreigners it is Rs 100.

Location: The road is now known as Mehrauli-Badarpur Road. Closest metro station- Tughlaqabad (Violet Line), have to take bus or auto to reach fort. 15 min (7.6 km) distance from tughlakabad metro station to tughlaqabad fort. An other route Govindpuri Metro station of the violet metro line is 5km away from the fort. From there, take an auto rickshaw for Rs 50 of minimum fair.

Bus option Bus numbers that stops at Tughlaqabad fort: 34, 34ext ,414, 511, 525, 544, 874 LTD, 714 and 717.

4)ISKCON TEMPLE
iskon-temple

Sri Sri Radha Parthasarathi Mandir. generally known as the ISKCON Delhi temple, is a well known Vaishnav temple of Lord Krishna and Radharani in the form of Radha Parthasarathi.

It is located East of Kailash area of New Delhi, India. It was constructed in 1993 by Achyut Kanvinde and open for all in 1998. The walls of the temple have been decorated with the works of artists from Russia.

  • Entry fee: No entry fee
  • Timings : All days of the week {4:30 AM – 1:00 PM / 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM}
  • Photography: Not Allowed

Location: Nehru Place station is the closest to the temple and is just a 5 minute walk. The alternate option would be Kailash Colony Station.

5) DILLI HAAT
DILLI-HAAT
Dilli Haat is an open-air food plaza and craft bazaar located in Delhi. This place is a walking tour of Indian culture. It is located in the commercial centres of South Delhi, opposite INA market. Delhi has two such markets one is Dillihaat and another one is Pitampura. Both the markets are developed by DTTDC.

Shop for all the ethnic wear you wish, overload your bags with beautiful pieces of handicraft or just enjoy the weather while having a badam kulfi.

  • Open: All Days 11.00 am to 9:00 pm.
  • Entry: 20 (Adult), 10 (Children)

Dilli Haat open in three location in Delhi.

1) Dilli Haat, INA,
Location: Aurbindo Marg, New Delhi. Closest metro station – INA (Yellow line)

2) Dilli Haat, Pitam Pura
Location: Haat, Pitam Pura(Near TV Tower), New Delhi. Nearest Metro: Netaji Subhash Place on Red Line

3) Dilli Haat, JanakPuri
Location: Dilli Haat, Janakpuri, Lal Sai Marg, Opp. Virendra Nagar (Near Hari Nagar Bus Depot). Nearest Metro-Tilak Nagar Metro Station on Blue Line

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