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Delhi

Asia
25+

Rank in India

2

Rank in Asia

160+

World Rank

Currency
Indian Rupee(INR)
Weather
Partly sunny 37.8℃
Time
18:06 PM (GMT +05:30)
Electric Socket
Type C ( 220 V 50 Hz)... Read more


About Delhi

On the west bank of Yamuna River lies the heart of India, the national capital Delhi. Steeped in history and overflowing with modern life, Delhi pulsates with the rhythms of humanity like few other cities on Earth. Boasting a population of about 18 million, Delhi contains an overwhelming amount of history, culture, life, food, and holy places. With an increasing number of eateries, Delhi can rightly be called the food capital of India too! If you visit Delhi, your main goal should be to try the best eateries in the city and to visit as many monuments as you can! From Chandni Chowk to Greater Kailash, this city is a combination of some of the best spots to try various cuisines and explore beautiful places.

Delhi has been inhabited since the 6th Century BC. Throughout history, it can be seen that Delhi has served as a capital of various kingdoms and empires. It has been captured, ransacked and rebuilt several times, mostly during the medieval period. This rich history has allowed Delhi to showcase some of the best historic masterpieces of architecture and art. Being the capital of India, many people came to Delhi and settled, giving the city a multicultural environment to cherish. This diversity makes Delhi lively and colorful. 

Delhi is also a photographer's delight with a number of beautiful markets and monuments. The city has some of the best of painters, musicians, and dancers to offer. People of Delhi are among the most hospitable ones; very helpful and cheerful. Delhi's inhabitants are always smiling and eager to help. If you want a rich experience of diversity, culture, history, cuisine, and art, then you should visit India's heart! Delhi awaits you with open arms.

Continent Country
Asia India
Airport Name / IATA Code
Indira Gandhi International Airport  DEL
Alternate Airport Name / IATA Code
Safdarjung Airport N/A


Delhi
  • Time To Visit

Best time to visit
February, March, September, October, November
Moderate time to visit
August
Worst time to visit
April, May, June, July, December, and January
Weather
Month January February March April May June July August September October November December
Minimum temprature (℃) 7 11 15 22 26 27 27 26 24 19 13 8
Maximum temprature (℃) 18 23 28 36 39 37 34 33 33 31 27 21
Rain fall (mm) 23 18 13 8 13 74 180 173 117 10 3 10
Population
18.6 (Millions)
Official Language
Hindi
Spoken Language
Delhi does not have ... Read more
Other Language
Urdu, Panjabi, Engli... Read more
Police
100
Ambulance
102
Taxi
Start Tariff: INR 50... Read more

Yes

Yes

Yes

Public Transport
Basic Items And Cost
Name Price
Water Bottle USD 0.20
Cup of Coffee USD 1.64
Milk Carton Pack USD 0.64
Rice/Kg USD 0.76
White Bread USD 0.36
Eggs (12) USD 0.88
Combo Meal USD 2.93
Fine Dining USD 3.99
Bottle of Coke or Pepsi USD 0.45
Domestic Beer USD 1.33
Imported Beer USD 2.13
Bottle of Wine USD 9.32
Cigarettes (20 Pack) USD 3.99
Taxi ( 1 km ) USD 0.16
Ticket in local transport (Single way). USD 0.33
Rent ( One Bed Room) USD 212.94
Do's And Don'ts
Night Life
Must See
Experiences
  • Enjoy Fun N Food Village. It is the largest wave pool in Delhi and has the longest water slide in the country.
  • Take a ride in the Delhi Metro.
  • Keep an eye out for events being organized in Delhi and take part in them.
  • Visit the "Parathe Wali Gali" in Delhi for enjoying paranthe (Indian stuffed bread).
  • Go to Adventure Island.
  • A walk around Connaught Place is a must.
  • Must go trekking on the Tughalakabad Fort.
  • Shop from "Sarojini Nagar" at least once, this is the cheapest market.
Shopping
Gianiji Antiques & Furniture
Shop no A, furniture market, 30, Block A, Amar Colony, Lajpat Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi 110024
Distance From City Center
5.5 km
Mahaluxmi Old Furniture
Shop No: 9, Arya Samaj Mandir, near ramlila maidan Ashok Nagar, New, New Delhi, Delhi
Distance From City Center
8 km
Malik Antique Phone
D-143, New Seelampur, Market, Near Police Station, New Seelampur, Delhi, 110006
Distance From City Center
2.6 kms
Panchkuian Furniture Market
Bhai Vir Singh Marg, Near Petrol Station, Sector 4, Gole Market, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Distance From City Center
2.5 km
Sharma Farms
Sharma farm, Main Chhatarpur Rd, Block C, Chhatarpur Extension, Chhattarpur, New Delhi, Delhi 110074
Distance From City Center
4.4 km
Vintage Crafts
5068 1st Floor Sirkiwalan Near Metro Station, Chawri Bazar Rd, Hauz Qazi, New Delhi, Delhi 110006
Distance From City Center
2.3 km
Best furniture market in delhi
shop No.11, Amar Colony Main Road, Near Khalsa School, Lajpat Nagar 4, New Dehli, Delhi 110024
Distance From City Center
2.6 kms
Sunday Book Market
Asaf Ali Rd, Chatta lal Miya, Chandni Mahal, Dariya Ganj, New Delhi, Delhi 110002
Distance From City Center
0.5 Km
Gali Matke wali
414, Maharaja Agarsain Marg, Rui Mandi, Sadar Bazaar, Delhi, 110006
Distance From City Center
2.3 km
khan market
61A, Khan Market, Rabindra Nagar, New Delhi, 110003
Distance From City Center
8.8 km
Shankar Market
Connaught Lane, Near Super Bazar, ConnaughtLane, New Delhi 110001.
Distance From City Center
2.8 km
Tuesday Local Grocery And Vegetable Market
127, Shaheed Captain Sanjeev Dahiya Marg, Rajapur, Pocket 24/3, Sector 9, Rohini, Delhi, 110085
Distance From City Center
5.5 km
Delhi Bazaar Craft House
International Departure Terminal 3 (T3), Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi, Delhi 110037
Distance From City Center
2.5 km
Luv Indiya @ Janpath,ND
12-B, Janpath Rd, Janpath, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Distance From City Center
0.5 Km
National Handicrafts and Handlooms Museum
Pragati Maidan Bhairon Marg, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Distance From City Center
1.6 Km
Rajiv Gandhi Handicrafts Bhawan
Palika Kendra, Arya School Ln, Raja Bazar Road Area, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Distance From City Center
1.6 Km
The Handicrafts & Handloom
1, Jawahar Vyapar Bhawan, Tolstoy Marg, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Distance From City Center
1.6 Km
Vaibhavi Aromatics And Handicrafts
B-8 46-47, Sector 5, Rohini, Delhi, 110085
Distance From City Center
2.5 km
D Mall
Plot No. A, 1, Ring Rd, Netaji Subash Place, Pitampura, New Delhi, Delhi 110034
Distance From City Center
2.6 km
DLF Emporio
4 Nelson Mandela, Road, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, Delhi 110070
Distance From City Center
2.8 km
DLF Promenade
3 Nelson Mandela Marg, Vasant Kunj Mall Road, New Delhi, Delhi 110070
Distance From City Center
2.8 km
Moments Mall - Kirti Nagar
Patel Road Next to Kirti Nagar Metro Station, New Delhi, Delhi 110015
Distance From City Center
2.3 km
Select Citywalk
A-3, Saket District Centre, District Centre, Sector 6, Pushp Vihar, New Delhi, Delhi 110017
Distance From City Center
6.5 Km
Taxi
Innova Crysta Taxi for Local Outstation in Delhi
Sangwan Outstation Taxi Srevice in Delhi
Souvenir Suggestions
  • Beautiful scarfs/dupattas 
  • Artificial jewelry from Connaught Place and Janpath
  • Silk saris from various outlets.
  • Indian tea
  • Indian pickle
  • Pashmina Shawls 
  • Indian spice box
  • Traditional silver jewelry  
  • Traditional showpieces 
  • Traditional oil lamps
  • Musical Instruments like harmonium and Tabla 
  • Indian toys
  • Khadi Cloths 
  • Kites

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