India Gate, New Delhi

 
10
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 1.7mi
terence's pictureby terence History & Culture travel tip
added on the 19th of January, 2010
The India Gate is the national monument of India. It is one of the largest war memorials in India. Situated in the heart of New Delhi, India Gate was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Originally known as All India War Memorial, it is a prominent landmark in Delhi and commemorates the 90,000 soldiers of the erstwhile British Indian Army who lost their lives fighting for the Indian Empire, or more correctly British Empire in India British Raj in World War I and the Afghan Wars.

Address:
Dr Zakir Hussain Marg, India Gate, Delhi, India

How to get there:
through public or pivate transport

 
Monuments, forts, palaces and lakes in RajasthanTRAVEL
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for New Delhi

  • TRAVEL
    Rajasthan is one of the amzing travel point in world [...]
    D: 138.4mi00
  • Hotel Rama Inn
    There is truly no place like home, but at Rama Inn, it is our aim to make our guests feel as comfortable as possible. [...]
    D: 0.9mi00
  • All Town Transportation
    All Town Transportation is an online travel company which provides the limousine service and airport shuttle services in charlotte NC. [...]
    D: 7799.1mi00
  • Monuments, forts, palaces and lakes in Rajasthan
    Rajasthan - the land of exquisite monuments, picturesque lakes, blossoming gardens and it is one of the most admired tourism destination of the world. It is one such destination where you will find the monuments so fascinating and [...]
    D: 1.5mi10

More travel tips about New DelhiWe only have a few travel tips for New Delhi so take some time and feel free to share your own travel tips with the Travelgrove community. Write about your favorite restaurant, the best museum in town or the park you like most. Tell others what to do and what not to do in the city and help them benefit from your experience. Let’s explore together!

 

Things about New Delhi you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.
 
 
 
guides

Recommended

New Delhi Sights

The Government of India Tourist Office is located on 88 Janpath and they are really very helpful for tourists who are looking for more information. One should be cautious in case of many local tourist offices who claim to be connected with the government but actually, they aren’t. Many of these offices might give you the best service but you as a tourist must know that these people aren’t [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Santa Cruz, Bolivia
This is not a very big zoo, but a very nice one. They take really good care of the animals and try to make their places as natural like as possible...
Outdoors Activities: Zoological Gardens

Bern, Switzerland
The Fastnacht(or in 'bärndütsch' fasnacht) is one of the bigest event in this muliticultural country, irrespectively of different...
Night Life & Entertainment: 'Fastnacht'

 

Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica
After eating Costa Rican food for days, you might want to change it up and head down to Jungle Love. This is one of the best restaurants in Costa...
Food: Jungle Love

Sevilla, Spain
It is a devotion of the holy Maria. It ranges from the so called 'Palmsonntag' till the end of 'Ostersonntag'. All over the city there are...
History & Culture: Semana Sant in der Stadt Sevilla

 

Szentendre, Hungary
If you are exactly in the center of the city, you will see a narrow street with stairs between two buildings. On the wall near the street is a sign...
Food: Eating 'Langos' in the center of the city

Siem Reap, Cambodia
Siem Reap is one of the most enchanting city in Indochina where you can enjoy peaceful nature, stunning temples of Angkor, colourful life on Tonle...
General: Top things to enjoy in Siem Reap

 

Vilnius, Lithuania
Cathedral Basilica and Bell Tower Once upon a time there was a King named Mindaugas who lived in what’s today Vilnius. The king was born a...
Sightseeing: Vilnius

Deva, Romania
If you visit Deva don't miss the ruins of the Deva Citadel which is located on the top of a pretty high hill, called Citadel Hill. You can reach...
Sightseeing: Visit the Citadel in Deva!

 

Bangkok, Thailand
When you search for a hotel, then you can go to the 'Le Venix'. It's beautiful: with swimming pool, hobby room, lobby an great rooms.
General: Le Venix hotel of Bangkok

San Diego, California
This park is connected with the San Diego Zoo, but it's 31 miles to the south from it. The Wild Animal Park was created to help protect endangered...
Outdoors Activities: Wild Animal Park

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*