Delhi is a well known capital state of India, and the center of India’s judiciary & the Government legislature, olden heritage buildings, President Residence, etc. This colorful city is an amazing combination of the best of ancient tradition, monuments, & culture, and the latest roadways, technology, and architecture. There is another pleasant side to the city in addition to the highly populated busy & bustling city life – a history of rich culture and architectural brilliance. Witness this even in the ancient structures of history including the famous India Gate, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar, and Lotus Temple.
The Palace on Wheels luxury train offers amazing facilities on board – the two grand restaurants, bar & lounge, various cabins with different occupancy, impeccable hospitality, alongside settings of ancient ruler’s lifestyle. The journey on-board one of the finest luxury trains in India promises a journey of a lifetime to its prestigious guests. Guests are given a warm & traditional welcome at the embarking site before being taken on the journey. However, this new itinerary is an addition to the ongoing ones. Here are some basic details on the given sites of interest for the Colorful Delhi Tour:
- Qutub Minar – This five story architectural marvel was built by Qutub -ud -din Aibak before the twelfth century. It has 5 balconies on each floor starting with a 15 meters diameter at the base that ends with just a 2.5 meter diameter at the top.
- Lotus Temple – It is not only the name but the building that looks like a flower. This Baha’i House of Worship cost around $ 10 million to build and it was dedicated at the time of December 1986.
- Humayun’s Tomb – It was designed by the Persian architect Mirak Mirza Ghiyas who was selected by Humayun’s first wife & Chief Consort Begum Bega. Built in the 1500s, it is the tomb of Humayun.
- India Gate – Situated astride the Rajpaath, the war memorial is on the eastern side of the former Kingsway or ‘Ceremonial Axis’.
On the route, guests get to see the Rashtrapathi Bhavan/ President’s Residence &the Parliament House as they get an option to get dropped off at their hotel or rightat the airport. This marks the end of the Colorful Delhi Tour.
The pioneer of Indian Luxury Travel – the Palace on Wheels is all set to give guests this regal tour around Delhi at a ‘Special Offer’ booking. The offer date is set on 28/2/2018 for this exciting tour around the national capital – Delhi.