According to the famous India Poet Mirza Ghalib “The world is the body and Delhi its soul, " sometimes referred to as ‘Dilli’ is the second-largest metropolis in India after Mumbai. The city of Delhi is situated on the banks of the River Yamuna and shares its borders with Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Punjab. The city of Delhi is one of the best examples of the fusion of ancient and modern cultures where all the major religions of the world flourished together.
Tourist Attractions of Delhi
As the capital of India, Delhi offers a multitude of interesting places and attractions to the tourists. The major tourist attractions of Delhi are Rashtrapati Bhawan, India Gate, Tughlaqabad Fort, Laxminarayan Temple, Humayun's Tomb, Qutab Minar, Red Fort, Chandni Chowk, Raj Ghat, Shanti Vana etc.
Museums of Delhi
Tour to Delhi mesmerized the tourists with all types of tourism include museum tour to Delhi. Some of the famous tourist destinations of museum tour of Delhi are National Museum, Air Force Museum, Philatelic Museum, Shankar's Doll Museum, National Rail Museum, Tibet House Museum, Crafts Museum, International Dolls Museum, Nehru Museum & Planetarium etc.
Gardens and Parks of Delhi
Delhi is full of lush green parks and picturesque gardens cools down the tourists coming from all over the world to this capital city of India. Some of the famous tourist gardens and parks are Roshanara Bagh, Rose Garden, Deer Park, Mughal Gardens, Lodhi Gardens, Talkatora Garden, Nehru Park, Buddha Jayanti Garden, Kalindi Kunj etc.
Fair and Festivals of Delhi
Delhi is the place where all people of all faiths are living together so the festivals of Delhi commonly shared by all the communities. Some of the famous festivals of Delhi are Diwali, Eid, Christmas, Holi, Republic Day, Independence Day, Gandhi Jayanti, International Trade Fair, World Book Fair, Surajkund Crafts Mela etc.
Religious Places of Delhi
Delhi offers many religious places to its tourists of all faiths. However, some of the famous religious places of Delhi are Baha'i Temple (Lotus Temple), Chattarpur Mandir, ISKCON Temple, Sai Baba Mandir, Birla Mandir, Kalkaji Temple, Hanuman Mandir, Digambara Jain Lal Mandir, Akshardham Temple, Gumbad Masjid, Begumpuri Masjid, Fatehpuri Masjid, Jama Masjid, Khirkee Masjid, Quwwat-ul-Islam Church of the Sacred Heart, Cathedral Church of the Redemption, Bangla Sahib Gurudwara, Majnu Ka Tila, Nanak Piao, Rakab Ganj, Sis Ganj etc.
Shopping places of Delhi
Delhi is considered as the shopping paradise for people who are coming to enjoy India Holidays Delhi lures the buyers for its arts and crafts, pottery and paintings, jewelries, amazing Indian handicraft and handloom items and latest items. Some of the famous shopping centres of Delhi are Ansal Plaza, Chandni Chowk, Connaught Place, Sarojini Nagar etc.
Hotels of Delhi
Delhi offers all kinds of hotels to its tourists starting from budget hotels, 3 star hotels, 4 star hotels and 5 star hotels that offer world-class facilities and pleasing ambiance.
Dr. Minhaj Alam, Editor in IT Department, Culture Holidays, is an alumnus of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh and is contributing significantly to enrich the tourism information of India by his thought provoking articles written for Culture Holidays, TravelChaCha.com The reputed travel websites conferred him an honor of Expert Author in the field of India travel and tourism