Start Your Journey of a Full Day tour of Mughal Monuments in Delhi with a Hotel Pick up at 9:00 AM. Your Guide shall give you a brief introduction of the tour.
After your Hotel Pick-up, First Visit the Qutub Minar, A UNESCO world heritage site and one of the tallest standing towers in the world.
Qutub Minaris a soaring, 73 m-high tower of victory, built in 1193 by Qutab-Ud-din Aibak immediately after the defeat of Delhis last Hindu kingdom. A 7 m-high rustproof iron pillar stands in the courtyard of the mosque. (Our Stay at the Qutub Minar is around 1 Hour).
Next, we drive to the Humayuns Tomb, this magnificent garden tomb is the first substantial example ofMughal architecturein India.
It was built in 1565 A.D. nine years after the death of Humayun, by his senior widow Bega Begam. Inside the walled enclosure, the most notable features are the garden squares (chaharbagh) with pathways water channels, centrally located well proportional mausoleum topped by the double dome.
Later, Drive Past the India Gate & The Presidents House. We stop at these places for 10 minutes for a quick photography.
Later, Visit the Red Fort. TheRed sandstone wallsof the massiveRed Fort(Lal Qila) rise 33-m above the clamor of Old Delhi as a reminder of the magnificent power and pomp of the Mughal emperors. The walls,built in 1638, were designed to keep out invaders, now they mainly keep out the noise and confusion of the city.
The main gate,Lahore Gate, is one of the emotional and symbolic focal points of the modern Indian nation and attracts a major crowd on eachIndependence Day.
After having our Lunch at one the multi-cuisine Restaurant, We Visit the Jama Masjid. This great mosque ofOld Delhiis the largest in India, with a courtyard capable of holding 25,000 devotees. It was begun in 1644 and ended up being the final architectural extravagance of Shah Jahan, the Mughal emperor who built theTaj Mahaland theRed Fort.
At the end of the tour, Get Dropped off back to your Hotel.