You will be set out from your hotel in an air conditioned car/coach for a sightseeing tour in New Delhi, the capital of India. A local English speaking guide will accompany you on this excursion. You will visit the following famous landmarks of the city:
Akshardham: The Akshardham monument, built of sandstone and marble is one of the wonders of the modern India. It consists of 234 ornately carved pillars, 9 ornate domes, 20 quadrangled shikhars, a spectacular Gajendra Pith (plinth of stone elephants) and 20,000 murtis and statues of India’s great sadhus, devotees, acharyas and divine personalities.The monument is a fusion of several architectural styles of pink stone and pure white marble. Pink stone symbolizes bhakti (devotion) in eternal bloom and white marble of absolute purity and eternal peace. Tour the mega temple complex in Delhi, AKSHARDHAM, and explore an amazing world of Indian culture ornate with 20,000 statues, floral motifs, arches and exquisitely carved pillars. This complex promises a unique glimpse of the Hindu religion and Indian culture. This temple complex is built on the banks of river Yamuna and is spread over 100 acres of manicured lawns. ( Monday is closed )
Lotus Temple: The Lotus Temple is the most captivating edifice situated in Southern part of New Delhi. Shaped like a lotus and the temple is worth exploring. Built by the Baha`i community, it offers the visitor a serenity that pervades the temple and its artistic design.
Please Note: All Museums, Red Fort, Akshardham & Lotus temple remain closed on Mondays