Delhi is a capital city of India and known for its mixed culture and heritage. The city has two beautiful parts popularly known as PuraniDilli or Old Delhi and Nayi Delhi or New Delhi. It has everything for all ages to make them indulge in one or another activity. The city has lots of historical monuments, museums, tourist spots, water parks, shopping malls, hotels, and social amenities like schools, colleges, banks, etc. There is no fixed time to visit this majestic city, but the period of October to March is considered as an ideal time.
Delhi has an endless number of tourist places where thousands of foreign tourists arrive every year to see the wonders of Delhi. It is not about historical monuments only, but also museums, zoological parks, temples, and other famous buildings. Some of the famous tourist spots are:
• Historical Monuments: Red Fort, Humayun's Tomb, QutubMinar, Old Fort, Safdarjung's Tomb, GolGumbaz, AgrasenkiBaoli, HauzKhas Fort, JantarMantar, Tughlaqabad Fort, Siri Fort, etc.
• Spiritual Places: Lotus Temple, Iskon Temple, Akshardham Temple, Jama Masjid, HazratNizamuddin, Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque, Chhatrapur Temple, Birla Temple, Jhandewalan, etc.
• Gardens & Zoo: Lodhi Garden, Garden of 5 senses, IP Park, National Zoological Park, National Archaeological Park, Mughal Garden, etc • Museums: Doll museum, National Museum, National Crafts Museum, National Rail Museum, air Force Museum, Nehru Memorial Museum, National Handicrafts and Handlooms Museum, etc.
The education facility in Delhi is highly appreciable. There are thousands of private and govt. schools, colleges, institutes, and tuition centers. Students from other states also come to Delhi to complete their education. Delhi University is one of the major government universities in Delhi where every student wants to study. Some of the private and govt. colleges in Delhi are: Hindu College, St. Stephen’s College, Lady Shri Ram College, Sri, Venkateswara College, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, etc.
Delhi is a city of mixed culture where you will see people working in different industries. It includes reals estate, media, power, banks, Information Technology, handloom, textile, tourism, arts & crafts, life sciences, health and community services, telecommunications, etc. People around India migrate to Delhi for a job opportunity as there are many MNC’s and private companies offering a good package to employees.
Delhi is a beautiful city having well-developed roads and highways and railways lines connecting Delhi with all other parts of the country. Indira Gandhi International Airport is located in the southwestern part of the city, where you can go to catch flights within Indian and outside the country. The Delhi government is operating DTC Bus Seva all over Delhi for easy transportation of local people. Not only this, but Delhi also has different transportation like auto, battery rickshaw, cabs, bus, trains, and other private vehicles through which people can move to two places. Apart from this, the commercial vehicle operates separately that includes truck, mini truck, minivan, Kei car, box truck, and others.
|Union territory||1,484.0 km2|
|Nearest Airport||Indira Gandhi International Airport|