Delhi Itinerary 1 Day

Best Places to Visit in Delhi in 1 day

We are trying to help you in making the best of your 1 day in Delhi. These are the most preferred places to visit in Delhi in 1 day by fellow travelers and experts. Even though one day in Delhi may not prove to be sufficient, one can still explore the highlights of Delhi.

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Popular Delhi Itineraries for 1 Day

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Choose an itinerary from these recent 1-day trip plans to Delhi created by our users. These itineraries will have trending points of interest that you may easily visit in 1 day.

A Day in Delhi - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Delhi is one of the most popular cities in India when it comes to tourism. Home to several ancient structures, it also has modern architectural wonders and skyscrapers that dominate its skyline. You will be able to spend days here wandering the streets, shopping, eating around, and soaking in the local flavor. The city has become a unique mixing pot of different cultures and religions. But, when you have only 1 day in Delhi, it becomes hard to understand its true essence. Follow this itinerary to make the most of your time and cover the major attractions.

How to spend 1 day in Delhi?

Qutub Minar :

You can visit this UNESCO World Heritage Site as it is surrounded by different historically significant monuments. Established in 1192, this tower was damaged by natural calamities over the centuries and has been restored a couple of times. Though you cannot explore the tower from inside, the whole site will keep you engaged for an hour at least.

Tomb of Safdar Jang :

Stop by this historic monument to admire its architecture, wall-carvings, and well-manicured gardens that surround the whole area. Your Delhi itinerary for 1 day cannot be complete without visiting such sites. Built in 1754, taking a tour of this tomb will tell you about the important part of the history.

Jama Masjid :

With the history of more than 400 years, this place of worship has played a significant role in social, religious as well as political history. It is one of the largest mosques in India and attracts thousands of devotees and tourists every year.

Chandni Chowk :

Shopping in Delhi is not complete without visiting this area in the Old part of the city. It is also home to several places of worship that belong to different religions and have ancient mansions as well. Hundreds of places to eat in Delhi can also be found here.

India Gate :

Head towards this war memorial located on Janpath in the evening. As you have only 24 hours in Delhi, you must visit this site for some time. Considered to be one of the popular landmarks in India, it is also praised for its architectural beauty.

Connaught Place :

If you want to be a part of bustling nightlife in Delhi, then visiting Connaught Place is a must. From different bars and pubs to fine dining restaurants, this area is a heart of the city at night.

If you have some free time on your hands, you can consider visiting attractions like Lotus Temple, Humayun's Tomb, Akshardham, and Purana Qila.

Sightseeing Tours and Activities for 1-Day in Delhi

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Best Hotels in Delhi for 1 Day Trip

Below are some of the frequently included hotels by fellow travelers to their itineraries for 1 day trip to London. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With More Days in Hand

If you have more than a day in hand, look out for travel ideas for 2 days in Delhi or 3 days in Delhi. You can plan to spend more time at the attractions you find interesting. Enjoy the local restaurants, nightlife, treks, other adventure activites and more. Check the list of top things to do in Delhi.

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