5. Akshardham Temple
While exploring this city, many travelers suggest visiting Swaminaryan Akshardham, which is the world’s largest Hindu temple. Situated near the banks of Yamuna, carved with pink and white marbles, Akshardham is a complete relaxing place for many exhibits. This beautiful temple was built by BAPS- a spiritual organization. You will come across an Abhishek Mandap, Sahajanand Darshan, Sanskurti Darshan and Neelkhant where you also experience the cultural boat ride. More so, there’s a gleaming theme-based garden in this temple that will add more fun to your visit. Don’t forget to witness the Sahaj Anand Water Show.
Opening time- 9:30 am to 6:30 pm (Closed on Monday)
6. Lotus Temple
Lotus Temple is popularly known for Bahai religion that believes that all religions are equal including Hinduism, Jainism, Islam and Buddhism. This is one of the tourist places in Delhi that traveler often visit because the architecture of the temple is amazingly beautiful and has won many awards for the same. You will find nine doors to the temple that welcomes 2500 people at one time. Don’t forget to stroll around the garden built inside.
Opening time- Tuesday-Sunday, 9:30 am to 5pm in winters and 9:30 am to 7pm in summers
7. Jama Masjid
This is one of the largest mosques in India that attracts thousands of tourists every year. Jama masjid is the Shahjahan’s first ever architecture marvel and has the capacity to hold 25000 devotees in one go. There four towers of the mosque and the southern tower gives mesmerizing view of the complete city, but you need to be dressed appropriately to enter the mosque.
Opening time- Daily, 7 am to 12pm and 1:30pm to 6:30 pm (It is closed during the prayers and the timing depends on the direction of moon)
8. Old Fort-Purana Quila
In the list of some best places, Purana Quila is one of the most splendor architecture in Delhi. With rectangular dimensions, this Quila stretched around 2kms and the lake besides it, is incredibly beautiful. You can enjoy the evening sound and light show in the Quila, which makes it more stunning.
Opening time- 7am to 5pm
9. Lodhi Gardens
If you’re tired exploring the city and different places, then relaxing at Lodhi Gardens is the best way to retreat yourself. This vast garden was built during British rule in India in the year 1936 around the tombs of 15th and 16th Century rulers. You will find great serenity and tranquility in the place, be it joggers, couples, yoga practitioners, everyone enjoys the park.
Opening time- Daily, till 8pm, but Sundays are crowded
10. Chandni Chowk
Are you a shopping freak? Here you go! Chandni Chowk is the main street of Old Delhi that shockingly distinguishes to the wide and orderly streets of New Delhi. This Chowk is crumbling, chaotic and congested, but captivating at the same time. While you are here, try out the delicious Old Delhi street food. This street offer inexpensive jewelry, electronics, fabric, and a lot more.
Opening time- All the time
So are you all set to explore the capital city of India? I hope the above-mentioned list will hit your must-visit list as with these destinations you will cover almost parts of New Delhi and Old Delhi accordingly. If you’re choosing Golden Tour Package, then you’ll probably enjoy all these destinations.
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