India & a Major Gateway to the Northern India, Contemporarily
Delhi is a bustling metropolis which successfully combines the
Ancient & Modern in its fold.
Geographically, Delhi is located at an altitude of 239m above
sea level in the middle of the Great North Indian plain. Spread
over an area of 1500 sq km, Delhi & its suburbs have a
population of over 10 million.
Delhi has lot to see because of the large number of monuments &
tombs in the city, bearing testimony to its history, some
principle sights that no visitor should miss are
Bahai Temple: The Lotus shaped Bahai Temple in South Delhi is
the Seventh & the most recent Bahai House of Worship in the
World. Visited anually by over four million people, it is a
crystallisation of the aspirations of Bahai's Followers in over
Purana Quila (Old Fort): This fort is Built by the Great Afghan
Ruler Sher Sheh Suri in the 17th Century on the banks of the
Red Fort: Built of Red Sand-Stone by Emperor Shah Jahan in 1638
A.D., the Fort is one of the best surviving Mughal Monuments
today. Don't miss the Sound & Light show an evening attraction
of Red Fort.
Rashtra Pati Bhawan: Built by British on the Raisina Hills as
the Residence of the Viceroy of India, it is now the official
residence of the President of India. It also has one of finest
gardens in the country, The Mughal Gardens.