Delhi, a capital city in India, has been developing remarkably in recent years. Delhi is divided into two: The northern part is Old Delhi remaining the Mughal Empire and the southern part is New Delhi having administrative organs in the age under the British rule.
Red Fort –World Heritage
It is a 17th century fort complex constructed by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan that served as the residence of the Mughal Emperors. It also served as the capital of the Mughals until 1857, when Mughal emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar was exiled by the British Indian government.
Humayun’s Tomb –World Heritage
A forerunner of the Taj Mahal in Agra, the mausoleum of Humayun, the second Mughal emperor, ws built by the emperor’s wife, Haji Begum. Designed by the Persian architect, the tomb was completed in 1,569 AD.
Qutub Minar –World Heritage
The Qutub Minar is the first mosque in India, and it was constructed with red sandstone and marble, and is the tallest minaret with a height of 72.5 meters in India.
Taj Maharl –World Heritage
India’s most fascinating and beautiful monument, the Taj Mahal was completed in 1653 AD by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as the final resting place for his favorite Queen. This perfectly symmetrical monument took 22 years (1630-1652) of 20,000 workers.
Agra Fort –World Heritage
An imposing fort on the banks of the river Yamuna, This powerful fortress of red sandstone encompasses, within its 2.5-km-long enclosure walls, the imperial city of the Mughal rulers.
Jantar Mantar –World Heritage
This is the largest and the best preserved of the five observatories built by Jai Singh II in different parts of the country. This observatory consisting of outsized astronomical instruments is still in use.
Sacred “Ganges River”
Bathing which offers a prayer for the Hindu holy river, the Ganges River brings us the real feeling of Varanasi. This place is a destination for a pilgrimage and believers come together not from India also from all over the world.