Delhi in Brief
Located in Northern India, Delhi is said to be one of the oldest cities in the world. With 22 million inhabitants, it is India’s capital and a hub of the country’s politics, culture and commercial activity. . It is one of the world’s leading cities, with eminence in the arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, healthcare, professional services, research and development and tourism all contributing to its prominence. Delhi, located on the bank of the Yamuna River, is a microcosm of India.
The city is known for its historical monuments. It became the capital of a Muslim empire in India under Qutubuddin Aibak, builder of the Qutub Minar, in 1193. Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens planned New Delhi and designed the majestic Rashtrapati Bhawan (President House, formerly the palace of the Viceroy) as well as the parliament and other important government buildings. The architecture of these buildings is mainly European, with details of indigenous Indian styles. The weather in Delhi in November is expected to be between a max of 29.6°C and minimum of 11.5 °C. Delhi is easily reachable from all major countries of the World and to domestic travellers from anywhere in India. Being one of the most historic Capitals in the world, Delhi has a plethora of tourist sites.
Experience the culture and heritage that Delhi has to offer by visiting the landmarks of Delhi.