– 2018-09-05 –
What Mom Never Told You About Places to visit in Delhi?
Delhi is a very Amazing city. We can also say it MINI India because you can see their people of every state and Religion. I visited in Delhi and wanna tell you about the place and things which you normally not read from any articles and now am going to share my Experience about my Delhi trip and Places to Visit in Delhi and Yes, you can also travel in Delhi by Delhi metro.
Here’s the perfect itinerary for visiting Delhi:
Places to visit at Delhi
There are many places to visit but I suggest few of tremendous places where you can visit with your family and friends and literally you will enjoy there and Yes you can also travel to Delhi by Delhi metro and definitely it makes easy and comfortable to visit so below I provide you list with the nearby metro station.
List of places to visit :
1. India Gate
India Gate is the beauty and proud of Delhi. I recommend you should visit there at night or during Rainy time literally, you will fall in love with this place and at night it looks amazing. It made in the memories of 82000 soldiers both Indian and British, who died during the First world war and Amar Jawan Jyoti is the burning structure, right the archway.
It built in the memories of these soldiers. Along India gate children park is also there for children. you can also do boating here and enjoy different types of street foods. Janpath metro station is nearest to India gate which is present on the violet line.
2. Red Fort
Red Fort is a monument of Mughal time. It is very old and also knows as Lal Qila because it is made up of Red sandstone and Built by Fifth Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and Architect by Ustad Ahmad Lahiri.
In current time Prime Minister of India hoists Flag of India on 15th August Independence Day every year and deliver speech early in the Morning for the public and it lies along Yamuna River and Nearest Metro Station is Red Fort Present on Violet Line.
3. Purana Qila
Purana Qila is the oldest fort of Delhi but still look stunning and it was believed to have been built under Humayun and Afghan Sher Shah Suri and Along their boundaries sultan had created lake for protection purpose but in current this lake is used for boating and Museum is also available inside the fort through we can know about their culture, tools and religion and architecture of fort is tremendous and lovely to see their structure and there are many different structures used in it and you can see many unique and different things which can’t be explainable by words and on the right side of Purana Qila Zoo of Delhi is there.
Nearest metro station to Purana Qila is Pragati Maidan present on Blueline
4. Qutub Minar
Qutub Minar is the tallest Minaret in the world which made up of bricks and it is made by Qutub-ud-din-Aibak. It located in Mehrauli and it is also one of the famous wonders of Delhi and the structure of it and script which is used in it is quite amazing and unique.
we can’t understand what all written there but it looks attractive and a park is created around the minar and peaceful place it is. The nearest metro station is Qutub Minar present on the yellow line.
5. Jama Masjid
Jama Masjid is one of the largest mosques in India. It made by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to prey from there which we called “Namaz”. It also comes in old Delhi the structure of it same as other mosques and Jama Masjid which are in different countries. there are 3 domes on the terrace surrounded by 2 minarets and the capacity of the mosque is more than 25000+ people.
This mosque connects us with history and also from their amazing architectural Techniques and knowledge. The nearest Metro station is Jama Masjid present on the violet line.
6. Lotus Temple
Lotus Temple looks like a white colored lotus flower. It is known as “Bahi temple” because it is bahi’s house of worship. But it open for all religion and this wonderful lotus is surrounded by artificial small ponds which look completely sky blue. and in it not permitted to speak there. you will be aware of real peace in it. In this temple not a single statue of any god you can see in it. you found only space to sit there and observe peace of there.
It makes the mind relax and refresh. It is one of the best places which show beauty with benefits. Lotus temple has awarded many times for their beauty and tourism so when you visit there definitely you will like this. The Nearest metro station is Kalka Ji present on the violet line.
7. Humayun Tomb
Humayun Tomb is quite Amazing and peaceful place. It is spread in 30 acres. It is the tomb of Humayun as it shows through their name. Before the main tomb there several small monuments you can see on the way of the tomb. All are made in persian style.
In which grave of Mughals found and this tomb is made for it. The grave of Humayun and his wife and other Mughals is there. Here Char-Bagh “Persian-style garden” is found there four gardens and in the center of this tomb is located and looks fabulous and Its beauty can’t be described by the word. so visit there see their beauty and uniqueness yourself.
The nearest metro station is Jhangpura present on Violet line.
8.Tomb Of Safdar Jang
Safdarjang Tomb is the last monumental garden of Mughals. It is made in Mughals style with the dome and for Nawab Safdarjung who ruled on Awadh During the period of Muhammad Shah. It is another peaceful and beautiful place. In front of the tomb, we can also see a small water body and two rows of long trees which increase their beauty.
The Nearest metro station is JorBagh Present on Yellow line.
9. Iskcon Temple
Iskcon Temple is also known as Shri Shri Prathasarathi Mandir. This temple is for the worship of Lord Krishna and this is the international temple. Many other Iskcon temple is found in other states as well as countries.
Its design and structure are marvelous and here you can also see the live show of Robotic God statue and from here you can get much knowledge about Lord Krishna.
It located just behind the lotus temple. The Nearest metro station is Kalka Ji present on the violet line.
10. Akshardham Mandir
Akshardham Mandir is in Swaminarayan Akshardham complex. It is a very Marvellous place. It is the temple of Hindu which promotes Hindu religion and make aware of culture and truth of it.
In the current time, it becomes the center of attraction for almost 70% of Tourists. The main Exhibits of Swaminarayan Akshardham Complex are:-
1. Sahajanand Darshan (Hall of Values)
Here through light, sound, Robotics, and dioramas show the incident of Swaminarayan’s life. They give Message about the importance of peace, morality and family harmony.
2. Nikanth Darshan (Theatre)
This the only Largest screen format of Delhi. They show 40 mins special film of Nilkanth Yatra, To recall the memories of 7 years pilgrimage of Swaminarayan.
3.Sanskruti Vihar(Boat Ride)
Here you can do 12 mins boat ride. In this 12 mins, they cover the journey of 10,000 Glorious heritage. It shows the contribution of arts, science, mathematics, music, yoga, literature etc through lights, robots, and other sources.
so it is a wonderful place to visit. The Nearest Metro station is Akshardham Mandir Present on Blue line.
11. National Rail Museum
National Rail Museum of Chanakyapuri exhibits the history of the train in India. Here you can also take Ride of Mini trains. Here you can see fairy queen the world’s oldest working steam locomotive fire engine and many more engines or trains.
An amazing place from here you get the knowledge of the history of Indian railway. you can also fulfill the desire of traveling in steam Engine and train. so visit there you will definitely like this place and get many pieces of information also.
The nearest Metro station is Moti Bagh present on Pink Line.
There are many places to visit in Delhi But these are the best places where you visit and you can learn, enjoy and feel amazing to see this and connect them from History. Visit in Delhi. Delhi is waiting for you. Visit there and share your own experience in Comments!!!
Where To Stay
Best advice is you should choose your hotel nearby the New Delhi railway station it makes your trip easier and you can find your place easily and utilize your time and from there you can visit much more places in less time.
Have you ever been to Delhi? What are some Of Your Favourite Place? If not, where would you want to go?
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