Mughal Gardens at Rashtrapati Bhawan ( President’s Palace) is one of the most beautiful sites in New Delhi. Given that the flora is in full bloom during spring, the Mughal Gardens are opened for visit to general public for about a month this time of the year. A visit to the Mughal Gardens is a beautiful experience that does not cost a penny. But then given that this is a highly sensitive area, there are certain protocol that is strictly followed by Mughal Gardens administration.
It is the last leg of winter and many of us want to make the most of it. An interesting family activity could be a visit to Kingdom of Dreams. It is a Bollywood based theme park conveniently located near Leisure Valley in Gurgaon.
Mughal Gardens in Rashtrapati Bhawan are opened to public in February /March every year. We are pretty regular and do this as an annual ritual. Good things in life are always free. There are no tickets to visit Mughal Gardens. Read on for an account of our recent visit…
For an outdoor activity this summer, one can come to Naini Lake. This is tucked inside Model Town and is maintained by Delhi Tourism Ministry. If you make the effort, we can guarantee – you will not regret coming here.
DLF Cyberhub is a cluster of eating/drinking options from pricey dining to food court varieties. It provides sitting arrangements inside restaurants as well as in the open. Sprinklers strategically placed in front of the outlets spray mist and gives the area a hill station feel even during the warmest summer evenings.
National Gallery of Modern Art houses creations by old masters as well as contemporary artists. The impressive Gothic building and the sprawling lawns dotted with pieces of sculptures make one forget the din of the city a few meters away. Given the very effective air conditioning and super affordable ticket prices, this is an ideal retreat for any summer day in Delhi.
The National Museum at Janpath is a treasure trove of relics covering about 5000 years of Indian history. This is close to Central Secretariat or Udyog Bhawan metro stations and is easliy accessible from any part of Delhi. Guided tours, audio tours in various languages and an interesting museum crafts store make this site an exciting summer holiday option.
Rajghat is a world renowned monument in memory of Mahatma Gandhi. This is regularly thronged by thousands of tourists and dignitaries from around the globe. It is easily accessible from the Chandni Chowk or the Indrapastha Metro Station. The peaceful environments makes this a must do for all.
राष्ट्रीय संग्रहालय के बारे में आप किसी भी दिल्लीवासी से पूछो तो वह आपसे कहेंगे की वह स्कूल टाइम के दौरान वहां जाया करते थे। और यह वास्तव में इस गतिविधि के लिए एक उपयुक्त जगह है। हालांकि एक वयस्क भी राष्ट्रीय संग्रहालय को उतना ही पसंद कर सकता है, जितना की एक किशोर। राष्ट्रीय […]
Parts of the Rashtrapati Bhawan are open for public visit and hour long tours are conducted by trained guides inside the Bhawan. During the course of the tour, one gets to see various settings that are otherwise visible only on TV. This is an activity that may attract children and adults alike.