Made of red stone, it is one of the most magnificent palaces in the world. This wonderful palace is the symbol of India's sovereignty. It was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in 17th century. Until 1857, it was the Mughal capital of India. In 2007, UNESCO declared it as World Heritage.
The construction of Jama Masjid was started in 1650 by the great Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. It took more than 6 years to 5000 workers to complete the construction of the largest mosque in India.
Designed in the shape of Lotus, the marvel of contemporary architecture, Lotus Temple was built 1986. It is a symbol of Bahai faith that believes in universality and purity of the Lord. If you are in Delhi, then visit to this temple is a must.
Located at Mandir Marg, Central Delhi, it is popularly known as the Lakshmi Narayan Temple. Industrialist Raja Baldev Das Birla built it in the year 1938, and Mahatma Gandhi inaugurated it.
It was here that the remains of Bapu of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi were cremated in the year 1948.
It was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens to commemorate 70,000 Indian soldiers who lost their life in World War 1. Its construction was completed in 1931. The arch is home to the Eternal Flame.
If you want to see an example of Afghan architecture in India then Qutab Minar is the place to visit. Qutubuddin Aibak started its construction in later part of the 12th century and Iltutmish, his successor got it completed.
This tomb represents the last phase of the Mughal architecture. The tomb stands erect in the center of a beautiful garden.
Being the official resident of the President of India, it is one of the most sought after tourist destinations in Delhi. Until 1950, it was home to the British Viceroy of India. It is one of the best examples of Indo-British architecture.
It is a circular building designed in the Imperial style. This building is home to an amazing library, ministerial rooms and committee rooms.
Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum
Residence of the Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi, it was later converted into museum after her assassination. Here you will come across her childhood photographs.
Lal Bahadur Shastri, second Prime Minister of India, was cremated here. He was the successor of Jawahar Lal Nehru.
It is the place where soul of India's first Prime Minister, Jawahar Lal Nehru, rests in peace. He was cremated here in the year 1964.
It is situated adjacent the Raj Ghat. Dedicated to Mahatama Gandhi, this museum abode a wonderful collection of his personal belongings.
Teen Murti Bhavan
It is a beautiful monument and is popular for being the home to the first Prime Minister of India, Jawahar Lal Nehru.