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Humayun Tomb

We all know that the mughals loved gardens and it is clearly visible in the Humayun Tomb. Humayun was the second Mughal emperor. Tomb is located in the eastern part of Dehli i.e Nizamuddin. Humayun Tomb is one of the best.

Preserved Mughal monuments In many ways this magnificent red and white palace is as beautiful as Taj mahal at Agra. The height of tomb is more than 46 meters (approximately) and its breadth is more than 90 meters.

(approximately). The tomb was constructed at a cost of more than 15lacs (1.5 million) designed by a Persian architect.

Mirak Mirza Ghiyasuddin.

Highlights

  • Learn more about the history of this royal palace “The Red Fort” with stories narrated by a local delhiite.
  • become a spectator of the unique architectural style – a perfect blend of Persian and Indian architecture can be spotted.
  • Explore the streets of Old Delhi, home to silversmiths, repair shops, spicy street food vendors and more.
  • Visit Dariba Kalan (the silver market built for emperors daughter) and Kinari Bazaar (wedding market).
  • Ride a Tuk Tuk (Cycle Rickshaw) through the narrow alleys of Delhi

About the Tour

Let’s wander in the alley of Shahjahanabad(OLD DELHI) while making our way through narrow streets of Old Delhi and see the historic fort that once served as the main residence of the Mughal Emperors. After being picked up or you can choose yourself a convenient transport from your hotel or meet us at given meeting point. As soon as we step inside the Fort, you’ll get to explore the public and private halls of the residence, the women’s quarters and the baths and gardens of the Mughal emperors.

We will take you to the bustling local markets namely Kinari Bazar and Dariba Kalan. We will also be visiting some religious places of worship to witness different religious backgrounds belong to Mughal Period. See the Ganj Sahib of Sikhism, built at the site where Guru Tegh Bahadur was beheaded by Mughal emperor Aurangzeb as he refused to convert himself to Islam. You’ll also visit the Lal Mandir one of the biggest temples of Shahjahanabad which also houses a bird hospital. After tasting a delicacy and exploring the diverse culture of India, the tour will end at the entrance of the Chandni Chowk Metro Station. After that you can continue to explore different sites on your own (or get dropped off at your hotel).

Activity Information

Vehicle Options:
  • Car (good for groups of 4): Toyota Etios or Maruti Swift Dezire (depends on avalability)
  • Tangaa or Tuk Tuk

Day 1
Itinerary:

• Meet your guide at given meeting point at 9:30 in the morning.

• As soon as we meet we will start interacting and telling you some stories related to our mesmerising city.

• Visit to The Great Grand Humayun Tomb.

• After visiting the Fort we have breakfast and then head towards Dariba Kalan (the silver market), Kinari Bazaar (wedding market).

• Visit Gurdwara Sees Ganj Sahib, Jama Masjid, Hindu temples, Jain derasars and churches 6:00pm conclude the tour at the exit point of Red Fort/drop off at hotel

Day 2
Additional Information:

• Children aged 0-5 are free of charge

• Please dress modestly as while visiting religious places one has to be dressed properly

• Entrance fees to the Humayun Tomb has to be paid by the traveler in cash at the ticket counter (INR500 per person).

Day 3
Pick Up and Drop:

• Pick up and drop off services (In Metro or Cabs) are available for hotels located in Delhi Main City or airport area.

• Sometimes these services will not be provided due to short time period of booking made.

• Meet up time: 9:00AM

• Meeting point will be Humayun Tomb ticket counter (It can be modified for bulk booking)

Day 4
Getting There:

• One can take metro from the closest metro station and de-board at Chandni Chowk metro station or Red Fort Metro Station.

• Either walk till entry gate or take a tuk-tuk to reach Red Fort.

Inclusive

  • Water Bottle.

Exclusive

  • Food and Beverages.
Price From INR ₹ 2,439 INR  1,899/person
1899
Total 1,899 INR
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