HALF DAY OLD DELHI TOUR
Old Delhi – (Patronage of ancient Era)
Engross yourself in exploring some vibrant colors of Old Delhi where you canfigure out some real facts of Old Delhi. Free hotel pick up service by our driver from all Delhi city center hotels only.Our Local Guide will be informative for better assistance. Bustle your way through some chaotic streets by rickshaw-ride and feel your palate with chats, delicious parathes etc., tasting Indian Masala Chai (Tea) at Chandni Chowk Bazaar (Market) of Old Delhi. HALF DAY OLD DELHI TOUR is a small sample of the things you will be doing. There are several other options depending on your interests.
Tour Duration: Approx. 4-5 hours
Hotel Pick Up:
Hotel Pick up service by our driver from your booked hotel and then proceed for Half day Old Delhi sightseeing.Our guide will inform you about every nook and corner of the Old Delhi. From monuments to street foods everything you can taste by your own. Some sightseeing points are -
Red Fort(Monday closed)
Start your tour from Red Fort.It is one of the World Heritage Site listed in UNESCO that was built by Shah Jahan in the year 1638. For 200 years, it was the residence of the Mughal emperor of India. The structures in the fort are constructed of red sandstone, bordered by a four-storied minaret which is covered by three large domes banded of ‘black and white marble.
In the year 1656,the Masjid was constructed by Shah Jahan and one of the largest Mosque in India and this was also built by Shah Jahan. Thousands of worshippers come here to worship. You will get some robes outside the markets to get inside the mosque. Only gents are allowed to go inside the mosque for prayer but ladies can stand outside and pray according to Muslim’s rituals.
Rickshaw Ride (Optional with Extra Charge)
Take an exciting Rickshaw Ride that will betaken through some narrow and chaotic streets of Old Delhi where you can explore some local markets and others varieties of markets. Also explore the locality and lifestyles of the Indian people staying in the Old Delhi. It will give you an amazing feeling while riding. This ride includes the places like – Chandni Chowk literally means moonlit market established during the 17th It was once known for India’s largest wholesale markets. The market is also called as the Fatehpuri Bazar. Here you can find all types of garments shops, spices, dry fruits markets, street foods like chats, bhelpuri etc. Roam around the market and explore some unique and select some best out of it.
Paranthe Wali Gali is literally known as “the by lane of fried bread”. Many famous Heros of Indian Fighters came here to have foods. There are many specialties of Paranthe that is usually served with different stuffing with mint chutney, mixed vegetable pickle, paneer, sweet tamarind chutney, and potatoes and others. Taste at least some gali wali paranthes in the Old Delhi.
Kinari Bazaar is one of the most vibrant and colorful market. Different types of clothing, shoes, fabrics, jewellery, spices, marble work, can be seen in the market. Last but not the least, you can explore the bazaar and collect some of your favorites from the Bazaar.
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib is one of the nine historical and ancient Gurudwaras in Delhi.By Baghel Singh, the Gurudwara was first established in 1783. But in the year 1930, the Gurudwara was built and constructed. Every visitor needs to cover their heads while entering the Gurudwara. Footwear is not allowed into the Gurudwara.
Here we will end our Rickshaw Ride.
Back to your Hotel
After the end tour, our driver will drop you to your hotel. Take the evening free for leisure.
Afternoon, take optional buffet lunch in a good restaurant at an additional cost of INR 1000 per person at a good restaurant at Old Delhi or you can take some suggestion from our guide. He will assist you.
- Our company provides Private Tours with personal Guides.
- This tour is done by Private A/C car/ mini-van according to Group size. But if you have a bigger group than you contact us for arrangement.
- We conduct hotel pick up from Central Delhi but additional fee may be chargeable (i.e. 10$) if your Hotel is outside the mentioned location that is direct payable to the Driver.
- Make sure of your tour schedule before sunset as all monuments and museums get closed before sunset.
- Duration can be shorter as per your choice.
- Some important monuments and museums remains closed on every Monday.
- Feel free to interact /contact us.
- Pick up and Drop with Private A.C car
- English speaking Guide
- Fuel charges, toll tax, state tax & parking charge.
- Government Service Taxes
- Entrance fees at monuments/parks/museums.
- Language Guides (Russian, French etc.) Supplement (10$ )
- Still Camera or Video Camera/ Photography Charges
- Personal Expenses
- Travel insurance
No. of Pax Rates
1 Pax 65 $
2 Pax 80 $
3 Pax 105 $
4 Pax 120 $
More than 4 Pax On Request