Rashtrapati Bhavan, Delhi

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  • Address: New Delhi, Delhi 110004, India
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +9111-23015321
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Landmark, Family And Kids, Architecture , Heritage Building
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About Rashtrapati Bhavan, Delhi

This building which was completed in 1929 was meant to be the seat of the Viceroy in the British period in India. After the independence however, this stately site became the seat of Indian democracy. Rashtrapati Bhavan is located on Raisina hill and is a beautiful sprawling edifice with 340 different rooms built in to meet any social or political needs. There are beautiful domes and statues and sculptures of animals adorning the building on all sides.

Although the public cannot access this building without special permission it is definitely a sight to be beheld from the outside at the very least. This amazing place holds the highest importance in politics in India and stands in honor of the world’s largest democracy. The tall white Jaipur Column which stands in the middle of the front courtyard is a strong symbol of the country. The Mughal Gardens which are a part of this complex are open to the public in the month of February when the flowering plants are at their beautiful best.

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One of the prime attractions in the landscape of Delhi, Rashtrapati Bhavan is of utmost national and historical significance of India. Since this is a government site, there are no tickets for Rashtrapati Bhavan. However, as you book tickets for Rashtrapati Bhavan tours, you get to know the history and importance of this place. This tour tells you the British history of this attraction, its importance in the present day India and features that set it apart. Getting Rashtrapati Bhavan tickets is a way to know the history of India better. Rashtrapati Bhavan ticket prices come never that easy like this.

Rashtrapati Bhavan Information

  • Special permission needs to be taken from the Government of India Tourist Office in order to visit Rashtrapati Bhavan.
  • Entry is through Gate No.2 (Rajpath) and Gate No.37. 
  • The most appropraite time to visit the Rashtrapati Bhavan is during February to march, so that you can also get a chance to see the colourful medley of flowers at the Mughal Gardens.

Rashtrapati Bhavan Opening and Closing Hours

  • Closed from Monday until Thursday & on Gazetted holidays.

How To reach Rashtrapati Bhavan by Public Transport

  • Nearest Metro Station: Central Secretariat Metro Station

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Things to Know Before Visiting Rashtrapati Bhavan

  • 19.83% of people who visit Delhi include Rashtrapati Bhavan in their plan

  • 27.33% of people plan their visit to Rashtrapati Bhavan between 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Rashtrapati Bhavan

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

93.89% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Rashtrapati Bhavan

People normally club together Raj Ghat and Jama Masjid while planning their visit to Rashtrapati Bhavan.

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Rashtrapati Bhavan, Delhi Reviews

  • One of the most beautiful unsaid places of Delhi. The recently opened museum is the main attraction. One can know everything about the president's life at this museum. Also the museum has some pretty good tech fr info that is awesome. The guided tour is good too. Also the gifts from diff countries that were received by the president are exhibited. Overall the place is great and well maintained.👌

  • One of the most beautiful places in New Delhi. It is must visit place for a tourist. Apart from this it is the Resident if the President of Republic if India. The built is very beautiful and worth seeing. Apart from the most important thing is the security which is very strict. One need to take care of the security.

  • Thus place is huge, and historic. People love to visit this place, however this place has tight security, which is any ways very important. Nice garden and park sort of area, near by. People across all over come to visit nation's most important and grand building. One visit is must.

  • The office of the President of India. The First Citizen of India. The enacted laws are approved here by the President of India. Very prestigious office. The surrounding Gardens are magnificent with various kinds of flowers and various different species of plants. The entry inside this area is absolutely prohibited. The construction and architecture of this building monument is magnificent.

  • This place well deserve a 5* if not more, but I have deducted 1* only because of two reasons: 1) charges of Rs.50/- for visiting inside should be waived as it is a right of citizens / tax payers to see the Home of the highest authority of Govt atleast once in lifetime. 2) only a minor portion of the house is open for visitors, though it covers the main Hall & dining area, few more areas / rooms may be considered for allowing visit for the residents. Otherwise very well maintained & well deserve a visit.

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