Delhi is a very beautiful city with lots of historical monuments and lots of Malls. Different culture with lots of tasty food, Yes this is Delhi.
If you are planning to visit here then you definitely need to know the Places to Visit in Delhi NCR. There are many places in Delhi where you can go and enjoy it.
Places to Visit in Delhi NCR
1. Connaught Place
Our First place in this list of places to visit in Delhi NCR is. The heart of Delhi is Connaught Place. You will find lots of Building which is painted in white and this place was designed by a British Architect.
This place is the Business and financial hub of Delhi and also a picnic spot for Delhites who spend their time here and enjoy the weekends.
You can find lots of food joints here and also markets of clothes and accessories. The famous market of Connaught place which is also very famous in college-going students is Janpath Market and Palika Bazaar where you can find so much stuff at a reasonable price but you should have the ability to bargain then definitely you will get the best deal.
The inner circle of Connaught Place in which you can find Multiplex’s if you want to watch a movie and there is a central park and the center of the park there is a huge Indian Flag and in this park, lots of cultural functions happen here and you can enjoy that if you are there.
How to reach: Rajiv chowk metro station is the main station which is situated here.
By Bus: Shivaji Stadium Bus stand which is connected to all the places in Delhi by bus.
2. India Gate
India Gate is a war memorial and situated at the Rajpath Road. This place is a must-see place in Delhi and you can go here and enjoy with your family or friends.
The place got most of the visitors on weekends. In the month of January, Republic Day parade ceremony happens here and all states participate in that and you visit Delhi in January you should see that.
How to reach: The nearest metro station to reach India Gate is Central Secretariate which 10 to 15 min away from India Gate.
By Bus: Baroda House bus stand is the nearest.
3. Adventure Island
Adventure Island is situated inside of Metro walk mall and this place is near to Rithala.
You should just go there and enjoy your day with your family or friend. This place has so many rides that you can enjoy including water rides, and also there is a boat ride that is also available there.
As it is situated in the metro walk mall so you can also enjoy shopping and there are so many restaurants or fine dine also where you can enjoy your food also.
This is the place where you can enjoy your day in full swing from amazing rides to shopping and to mouth-watering food.
How to reach: Rithala metro station is the nearest metro station from there the distance is only 5 to 10 min by walk.
Entry Fee: In the metro walk mall the entry is free but for the adventure island you have to purchase tickets which is depends on the age groups or the day you travel there.
Ticket prices for Adult: approx 500 to 600.
You can find more places to visit in Delhi NCR and places to visit in India in Our future/other posts.
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4. Qutub Minar
Qutub Minar Five stories 73-meter tall tapering tower is situated in Mehrauli (Delhi). It is built in 1193 by Qutub-ud Din Aibak, this tower is the highest cemented tower in India.
You can go and spend your time watching the beauty of Indo-Islamic Architecture, and you can not miss that on your list.
How to reach: Qutub Minar Metro station is the nearest metro station.
Entry Fee: Adult 35/-Rs (Indian)
Entry Fee: 550/- Foreigner
Timings: 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.
5. Chandni Chowk
Chandni Chowk the oldest and the busiest market of Delhi from 100s of years and it is also called Moonlight Square. It is said that the market was lighted up in the full moon night at the time of Mughal’s and it was divided by the canal and from that moonlight reflect and light up the market.
In Chandni Chowk Market, you can find A to Z items and there are also some parts which are famous for different things and that are:
- Meena Bazaar: Famous for lehnga’s & wedding items
- Nai Sadak: Famous for Books and Stationaries.
- Bhagirath Palace: Famous for electrical equipments.
- Lajpat Rai market: Famous for electronics items.
- Ballimaran: Famous for ladies sandal’s
- Fateh Puri: Famous for Goggles
- Khari baoli: Famous for Spices and it is Asia’s largest spice market.
Best Time to visit between November to March.
How to reach: Chandni chowk metro station is the main station to reach there.
Entry fee: Free
Timings: 10:30 am to 9:00 pm and (Sundays Closed).
Tip: If you want to fully enjoy Chandni chowk than you should definitely explore this market on foot and don’t take any Rikshaw or Tuk-tuk so you can enjoy each and everything in Chandni Chowk.
6. Lal Quila (Red Fort)
Lal Quila (Red Fort) a historical place and the residence of Emperor of Mughal sultanate. This place is built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and the architect was Ustad Ahmad Lahori and started on 12th May 1639 and completed on 16 April 1648. (source: Wikipedia)
This fort is based on Indo-Islamic Architecture and it’s so beautiful you can spend your time here by admiring the historic structure.
Also, you can enjoy the sound and light show in the Lal Quila.
Inside of the Lal Quila, you will find a market place where you can purchase souvenirs from here. This one is my favorite in the list if you want places to visit in Delhi NCR.
The time you need to explore The Lal Quila is approx. 2 to 3 hours.
How to reach: The Nearest metro station is Chandni Chowk and Lal Quila metro station.
Entry Fee: For Indian Citizen – 35/-rs, For Foreigner – 500/-rs
Light and Sound Show Fee: on weekends for adults – 80/-rs, for children – 30/rs | on weekdays for adults – 60/-rs, for children – 20/-rs.
Timings: 9:30 am to 4:30 pm.
There are lots of places in Delhi and NCR which you can visit, I have only provided you here the best 6 Places which are my favorite and you can go there and enjoy and the most important thing that this is the only beginning I will provide you with more options in my next posts so enjoy and be safe and travel safe.
Places to Visit in Delhi FAQ
Which is the most beautiful place in Delhi?
The Most Beautiful place in Delhi is Akshar Dham Temple which is situated near Noida more Pandav Nagar. It is a Hindu temple and also known as the Swaminarayan temple.
Where we can go in Delhi?
You can go to India Gate, Red Fort, Akshar Dham Temple, Chandni Chowk, Connaught Place and India Gate.
What Should I not miss in Delhi?
The thing you should not miss is Chandani Chowk market where you will found lots of stuff to buy and you can also enjoy a huge variety of street food.
Where can I spend a Day in Delhi?
You can spend your day in Delhi at Red Fort (Lal Quila) or you can go to Connaught Place where you can enjoy your full day. You will find Multiplex, Temple’s, Open street market and big brands stores there.
What is the cost of Adventure Island ticket?
The cost of a ticket varies from 300 rupees to 600 rupees. Now in winter season, they have an offer in which you get an unlimited ride on weekdays in 449/- and on weekends in 499/-
If you have any suggestions or you want some particular place to add in the list of places to visit in Delhi NCR than leave a comment in the comment box we will work on that. Thank you so much for your time and Happy Travel.