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Things to do in Delhi

While in Delhi there will not be a single boring day as this capital city offers a plethora of things to do. Whether you are interested in history, arts and culture, shopping or just want to sit back and relax in the manicured lawns, Old and New Delhi offer a plethora of choices.

Admire the architectural splendours of the Mughal Era in Old Delhi as you explore the various mosques, churches, and monuments from that era or you can marvel at the popular monuments like Qutub Minar and Humayun Tomb or pay homage at Nizammudin Dargah in New Delhi where monuments rub shoulders with the contemporary multi-storey buildings that showcase the capital city's perfect blend of traditional and modern lifestyle.

Gorge on the scrumptious street food which is an Old Delhi speciality or delve into the variety of cuisines available in various restaurants around the city or savour a cup of coffee or two in some of the popular café chains in New Delhi.

Delhi is known as a shopper’s paradise so shop to your heart’s content in the famous markets of Old and New Delhi. All the international brands are represented here and if you are looking for bargains then you can head to the popular street markets.

Get a crash course in history as one of the interesting things to do in Delhi is to explore the various museums dotted around Delhi or if you are interested in arts, culture and theatre then head to various art galleries to catch exhibitions by upcoming as well as seasoned artists and you can head to various auditoriums to catch a play or two.

If you are looking for holidays that are filled with loads of shopping, eating out and exploring the rich history of the nation then do visit Delhi and let it enthrall you with its sights, scents, glitz and glamour.

Sightseeing in Delhi

New Delhi (Lutyen’s Delhi)

There are plenty of sightseeing places in New Delhi. Popular for its art galleries, museums and archaeological sites, New Delhi offers a wide variety of sightseeing choices. Interested

Shopping in Delhi

Shopper’s Paradise! Where do you start? Shopping in Delhi is all either all about splurging at various high-end markets or striking a good bargain at the famous street markets, so just indulge!

The main shopping markets in Delhi are concentrated in and around Connaught Place, Palika Bazaar, the underground air-conditioned market in CP and Janpath.

Activities in Delhi

Outdoor activities in Delhi is all about exploring its rich cultural past by going for Heritage walks, boating, or enjoying some good scrumptious picnic lunch with your family and friends. The

Festivals & Events in Delhi

There are officially only three national holidays, but various festivals and events are celebrated in Delhi because of its eclectic mix of people.


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