Delhi: the capital of our history and culture
Our national capital, Delhi, is full of hidden gems of our poetic history and culture. The large city situated in northern India has something for everyone – it’s a shopper’s paradise, industrial prowess, rich in history, foodie’s heaven, and metro marvel. You have not seen India if you haven’t visited Delhi. Rent a BagzPack self-drive vehicle in Delhi to explore the national capital yourself.
There are a lot of places you must visit when in Delhi. Some of them are listed below.
A magnificent fort in old Delhi, the Red Fort served as the main residence of the Mughal Emperors for over 200 years. Built with red sandstone, it is a massive fortress that symbolizes power and strength. It is a monument of prime historical importance as was declared as a UNESCO heritage site.
Built in the early 13th century, this 73-meter-tall tower is one of its kind. It is a wonder of architecture and design which is still one of the tallest buildings in Delhi. Qutub Minar attracts many locals and tourists every day and it is a must-visit for all.
Located on Rajpath in central Delhi, India Gate is a war memorial giving tribute to the soldiers who died for the country. If you look closely, you can see their names engraved in the structure. It’s a unique structure that enforces unity and strength among us all.
Akshardham, which literally translates to ‘the divine abode of God’, is a place of worship with devotion and purity. It is a Hindu temple, an architectural marvel that attracts a lot of devotees every day. They organise water shows and more on the weekends which are a must-watch.
There are a lot more places in Delhi that you must visit. Monuments and structures like
Humayun’s Tomb, Jama Masjid, Hauz Khas Fort, Lotus Temple, Jantar Mantar, and more,
beautify the city. You can go to Chandni Chowk, Sarojini Market, Janpath, Lajpat Nagar for
some affordable shopping. There are many restaurants and cafes around the city where you
can hang out with friends and family.
For a smooth trip to Delhi, rent a BagzPack self-drive car to explore the city at your comfort. There are so many places to visit in the city and it’s best done at your own time and pace. So, why wait? Book now for a hassle-free trip.