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Private Same Day Old and New Delhi Tour

Private Same Day Old and New Delhi Tour

Duration: 1 Day

Destinations: Delhi

A private same-day tour of both Old Delhi and New Delhi can be an excellent way to explore the rich history and vibrant culture of India's capital city. Delhi is a city with a fascinating blend of ancient history and modernity, and there are numerous historical, cultural, and architectural landmarks to visit. Here's a suggested itinerary for your same-day tour:

Detail Itinerary

Morning: Old Delhi

Start at Jama Masjid:

Begin your day at the magnificent Jama Masjid, one of India's largest mosques. You can climb the minaret for panoramic views of Old Delhi.

Rickshaw Ride in Chandni Chowk:

Explore the bustling Chandni Chowk market area on a traditional cycle rickshaw.

Red Fort (Lal Qila):

Visit the iconic Red Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage site, which served as the main residence of the Mughal emperors for nearly 200 years.

Raj Ghat:

Pay your respects at the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation, located near the banks of the Yamuna River.


Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant serving authentic North Indian cuisine, perhaps trying dishes like butter chicken, biryani, or kebabs.

Afternoon: New Delhi

India Gate:

Drive to New Delhi and visit India Gate, a war memorial that honors the soldiers who died in World War I. It's a prominent landmark with beautifully landscaped lawns.

Rashtrapati Bhavan:

Take a photo stop at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, the official residence of the President of India. You can't enter the building, but the architecture is impressive.

Qutub Minar:

Explore the Qutub Minar complex, a UNESCO World Heritage site featuring the world's tallest brick minaret and several historic structures.

Lotus Temple:

Visit the Lotus Temple, a Bahá'í House of Worship known for its distinctive lotus-like architecture. It's a place of meditation and tranquility.

Humayun's Tomb:

End your day with a visit to Humayun's Tomb, another UNESCO World Heritage site and a precursor to the Taj Mahal in terms of Mughal architecture.


Depending on your interests and the time available, you can explore additional attractions, go shopping in Delhi's markets, or enjoy a traditional Indian dinner at a local restaurant.


Remember that Delhi's traffic can be challenging, so plan your itinerary accordingly and allow extra time for travel between sites. A private tour guide and driver can enhance your experience, providing historical context and helping you navigate the city more efficiently.

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