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AROUND DELHI


Introduction

The city of New Delhi is close to many tourist places of interest. New Delhi provides you with easy access to all places, which are great excursion sites located nearby New Delhi. Some of the popular tourism destinations around New Delhi include the Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri in Agra, Neemrana, Kesroli, Mud Fort, Sultanpur, Tilyar Lake, Badhkal Lake, and Surajkund. Feel the difference of touring in and around Delhi with New Delhi Hub. We offer you with varied options of New Delhi tours to make your tour to India memorable.

Taj Mahal : New Delhi tours would take you to Agra city, which is famous for the Taj Mahal that stands on the bank of River Yamuna. The Taj Mahal is an immense mausoleum of white marble, built in Agra between 1631 and 1648 by order of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favorite wife. The Taj Mahal is the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage. You can visit the Taj Mahal on your tour to New Delhi.

Fatehpur Sikri : The Fatehpur Sikri is a city built in Red Sandstone; the city is situated at a distance of 37 kms from Agra. You can visit the Fatehpur Sikri on your tour to New Delhi. Akbar built the city during 1571 and 1585. Fatehpur Sikri is one of the finest examples of Mughal architectural splendor at its height. Fatehpur Sikri is the best example of the culmination of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Fatehpur Sikri Mosque is said to be a copy of the mosque in Mecca and has designs, derived from the Persian & Hindu architecture.

Neemrana : It is one of the oldest heritage resorts of India. You can visit Neemrana on your tour to Delhi. This fort-palace is situated on a majestic plateau of the Aravalli ranges and was built in 1464 A.D. by Prithviraj Chauhan lll. Placed on a rocky outcrop. It is situated at a distance of about 122kms from New Delhi. This Fort has now been converted into a heritage resort.

Kesroli : You can visit Kesroli on your tour to New Delhi.Kesroli makes an ideal base to visit the neighboring palaces, museums, and sanctuaries of Alwar and Sariska. This charming small Fort commands superb views from its elevated position, replete with thick walls, turrets and ramparts, which surround a pretty inner garden and courtyards.

Mud Fort : You can visit the Mud Fort on your New Delhi tour. The Fort is situated in the lush green surrounding of U.P, at a distance of 80 kms from New Delhi. The banks of Brijghat, 24 kms away on the holy Ganges, make an interesting picnic outing among fields of sugarcane and mango orchards. The Mud Fort is situated in Kuchesar, which takes you away from the stress and crowding of the city. The Jat rulers built the Fort in the mid-18th century.

Sultanpur : The popular bird sanctuary at Sultanpur is situated at a distance of 46 kms from Delhi. On your New Delhi tour you can visit the sanctuary, famous for a variety of domestic and migratory birds. The Shallow Lake near the sanctuary becomes a great attraction for the tourists. The Sultanpur bird sanctuary is situated at a distance of 46 kms from Delhi. The Bird Sanctuary is home to a large range of birds, both resident and migratory. It is a place of interest for innumerable bird watchers who come in to observe bird antics.

Tilyar Lake : Tilyar Lake is a popular picnic spot on your Delhi tour; the lake is located at 70 kms from Delhi. Tourists can enjoy activities like boating and horse riding. Children's Park and a mini-zoo are also attached to the place.

Badhkal Lake : This lake is situated at a distance of about 32kms from Delhi, in the district of Faridabad.It is a popular picnic spot and is surrounded by beautiful gardens and overwhelming serenity. The lake forms a famous tourist attraction around New Delhi.

Surajkund : On your Delhi tour you can visit Surajkund, popular for a big fair, which takes place in the first two weeks of February. The premises of the Surajkund have a perennial lake surrounded by rock-cut steps. It is situated at a distance of about 11kms from the Qutab Minar on the Mehrauli-Badarpur road. The Sun temple built by a Tomar chieftain named Surajpal stood here during AD 1000, the remains of which can still be seen here.



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