Delhi, India’s capital, has a calm blend of culture, art, and modern buildings. With its captivating natural picturesque charms and astounding development, it draws thousands of tourists every year.

Delhi is known for the tall Qutub Minar minaret, the India Gate memorial, Jama Masjid, one of the largest and oldest mosques in the world, and the renowned Red Fort, among other things. There are intriguing historical structures and monuments with stunning architecture that highlight India’s rich heritage. Numerous empires and dynasties have ruled the Delhi Sultanate. The Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Schuman’s Tomb, India Gate, Jama Masjid, Lodhi Tomb, and Lodhi Gardens are just a few of the majestic historical sites. All historical facets of Delhi’s illustrious past can be explored on leisurely walks through the city.

To help with your trip planning, I’ve added links to the locations on Google Maps. Feel free to click/tap on the links posted below. Then, use the “save” feature on the Google Maps app for easy reference. But before you start ticking goals off your bucketlist, here are travel essentials & discounts you’ll need to check. Pre-book online for a hassle-free trip!

Delhi travel essentials

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1. Bahai Lotus Temple

Location: Lotus Temple Rd, Bahapur, Shambhu Dayal Bagh, Kalkaji. Save on Google Maps.

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2. Qutub Minar

Location: Mehrauli. Save on Google Maps.

3. Humayun’s Tomb

Location: Mathura Road Opposite Dargah, Nizamuddin. Save on Google Maps.

4. India Gate

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5. Jantar Mantar

Location: Connaught Place, Sansad Marg. Save on Google Maps.

6. Jama Masjid

Location: Jama Masjid Rd. Save on Google Maps.

7. Red Fort

Location: Netaji Subhash Marg, Lal Qila, Chandni Chowk. Save on Google Maps.

8. Hauz Khas District Park

Location: Hauz Khas. Save on Google Maps.

9. Lodhi Gardens

Location: Lodhi Estate. Save on Google Maps.

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Taj Mahal & Agra

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What places have you added to your bucketlist? Have you been to beautiful places in Delhi that should be on this list? Feel free to share your thoughts!

Places to visit in Delhi

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Note: Destinations featured above are not listed by rank.

Where to Stay in New Delhi

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Book sooner rather than later if you already have your dates set. Cheaper-priced rooms and hotels with high reviews tend to get fully booked faster, especially during busy days like weekends, holidays & peak tourist seasons.

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