Tourism Places in New Delhi, India
A memorial in tribute to the soldiers martyred in the Afghan War, it has the names of all these heroic men inscribed on it. It is a riot of activity and adventures that teems with shrieking children, carefree tourists, and hawkers and vendors every day of the year.
Red Fort a fascinating building, built with red sandstones is an example of the rich Mughal architecture. Red Fort is a venue to the Independence Day parade of India.
The tallest monument in India, the Qutab Minar ushered in the new Indo-Islamic style of architecture, which was a fusion of the Indian and Mughal styles.
Connaugt Place is the most happening place in New Delhi. It is the central business district of New Delhi. A shopper's paradise- Connaught place is one of the most famous shopping destinations of India. It houses some of the best restaurants, discos and hotels of the city.
Lotus Temple, a beautiful white marble building and a place of worship for Bahai's are two temples worth visiting for those in search of spiritual rejuvenation.
Places to Visit near Delhi
At a distance of 80 kms from New Delhi, Kuchesar is at a short drive from the stress and crowd of the capital. It is a palace (now a hotel) with seven turrets. The hotel inside the palace is equipped with recreatio facilities like swimming pool, horse rides, bullock cart rides, lush green lawns and orchids.
Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary
Bharatpur bird sanctuary is at the distance of i80 kms from, New Delhi. Spread over an area of 29 sq. kms, Keoladeo National Park, is one of the best waterfowl habitats in the world. During season about 400 species of exotic birds can be identified here.
Located at a distance of 130 kms from New Delhi on the Delhi - Agra highway - Mathura, on the bank of river Yamuna, is the birthplace of Lord Krishna. Land is replete with imposing temples, each dedicated to the stages of the lord's life.
A mere 45 kilometers by road from New Delhi, yet completely isolated, spread over 6 acres is this well appointed camp resort offering luxury camping, set amidst a cool, shady citrus grove. The main area has manicured lawns (lined with flowers) where one can just lounge and soak in the winter sun and also has a very pleasant and spacious dining tent besides the parachute to relax under.
Conveniently located just off the Delhi-Jaipur highway, Neemrana is Rajasthan's closest fort-palace to India's Capital, now converted into a hotel. The stepped palace cuts into the hillside to sprawl over 3 acres and rises to nine levels.