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About New Delhi

New Delhi: The Capital of Incredible India! Delhi is one of the most historic capitals in this world. Delhi enjoyed its status of being the capital city from the time of the Mahabharata, then known as Indraprastha. In December 1911, British made Delhi the National Capital of India subcontinent. It is situated on the banks of Yamuna River and famous for centuries as the Gateway to the Gangetic Plains. Delhi experiences a varied range of temperature in both summer and winter, being extreme hot in summers as thermometer tends to touch 46°C, and with a temperature as down as 0°C in its frosty winters. The best time to visit Delhi is between October and March when the weather is at its best with the blooming flowers in the gardens.

There are a lot of places that you need to see in Delhi, the major tourist spots are listed here for the convenience. India Gate and Rajpath: India Gate is a memorial in the memories of the martyrs of Afghan War and World War I. The cenotaph has a flame which burns at all the days of the year to keep the great warriors alive in our hearts.

Rajpath is Ceremonial Boulevard from Vijay Chowk and India Gate to National Stadium, which witnesses Republic Day celebrations made every year in Delhi. Rashtrapati Bhavan: Magnificent Rashtrapati Bhavan lies at the heart of the city. This is the largest living residence of the President compared to other nations. The Mughal gardens in the Rashtrapati Bhavan are famous for thousands of species of Roses and are opened to civilians on few special days.

Connaught Place: famous for it’s brilliantly planned layout providing the shopaholics to hunt their hunger for the shopping, and luxurious hotels. Lodhi Gardens: The 1930, established park contains beautiful monuments from 15th and 16th century scattered among its grassy lawns underneath the shady trees. Red Fort: It was built by Shah Jahan in 1639, when he shifted his capital from Agra to Delhi. Later it was known as Qila-i-Mubarak meaning fortunate citadel.

Chandni Chowk: Chandni Chowk is the Asia’s largest wholesale market. It is one of the oldest and busiest markets in central north India. Qutub Minar: It is the 72.5 meter high tower built of red sandstone and located in the Qutub Complex, Mehrauli in South Delhi. It is also remarked as the first structure of the Indo-Islamic style of architecture which later prevailed in India. Akshardham Temple: The largest Hindu Temple in the world covering 100 Acres of land was built in 2005.

There are high technology exhibitions, music fountain, food courts, IMAX theatre and gardens. Laxminarayan Temple: Built by B.R. Birla from 1933 to 1939 in honor of the goddess of wealth Lakshmi, and her consort Narayan. Cathedral Church of Redemption: Formerly known as the Viceroy Church was completed in 1935. It is built in such a way that it remains cool even in extreme summers.

Gurdwara Bangla Sahib: It is the place where the eighth Sikh guru, Guru Harkrishan lived his last breath. Millions of devotees visit this gurudwara to offer their prayers. Jama Masjid: Masjid-I-Jahan Numa is one of the largest and biggest mosques in India. Lotus Temple: Exceptionally beautiful structure which looks like a white lotus, situated in the South Delhi. Jantar Mantar: The astronomical observatory consists of 13 architectural astronomy instruments was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II. Raj Ghat: This place on the bank of Yamuna is the final resting place of Mahatma Gandhi, The father of the nation.

National Museum, New Delhi: One of the largest museum in India, It is run by the Ministry Of Culture, Government of India. National Rail Museum: National Rail Museum focuses on the long dated history of the Indian Rail. Fairy Queen, the oldest operational steam locomotive is housed in the museum.

National Zoological Park: This zoo is a home to 1350 animals representing 130 species of the animals and birds from round the globe. Delhi is one of the favorite hot spot for the tourist from the world. It also offers International airport connecting it to many countries. The Metro Rail is the fastest way to commute within Delhi with its services. Pragati Maidan holds a lot of international fairs and Auto-Expo, which attracts the crowd to see the latest upcoming in the market. Delhi is a blend of traditional and modern culture, making it a wonderful city.

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This budget India On A Shoestring Tour From Delhi provides a fantastic introduction to exploring Northern India and combines the famous ‘Golden Triangle’ of De.....
55806 INR per person

This Incredible India Exploration 9 Days Tour from Delhi covers India’s classic Golden Triangle route of Delhi, Jaipur and Agra and also includes several othe.....
83751 INR per person

On the Indian Culture 16 Days Tour you will spend two weeks exploring North Indias highlights from the Golden Temple at Amritsar and the Himalayan Foothills to.....
186218 INR per person

This North India 14 Days Exploration Tour takes you through some of the most iconic sites of Northern India. After Delhi, visit the Taj Mahal and take a tour t.....
156579 INR per person

This Indian Temples & Palaces 12 Days Tour from Delhi takes you along an incredible India route from Delhi to the Pink City of Jaipur, remote Tordi village, K.....
130327 INR per person

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How much a typical Hotel in New Delhi costs per night, considering the average prices ?

The typical Budget Hotel cost is in the range of 17 EUR to 18 EUR.

The typical 1 Star Hotel cost is in the range of 22 EUR to 23 EUR.

While a stay at 2 Star Hotel cost is in the range of 24 EUR to 34 EUR.

If you plan to stay at a 4 Star Hotel, the cost is in the range of 70 EUR to 114 EUR.

If you plan to stay at a 4 Star Hotel, the cost is in the range of 76 EUR to 121 EUR.

While a stay at 2 Star Hotel cost is in the range of 33 EUR to 44 EUR.

However a 5 Star Hotel in New Delhi, the per night room cost is in the range of 146 EUR to 698 EUR.

Considering a stay at 3 Star, the cost is in the range of 50 EUR to 62 EUR.

Considering a stay at 3 Star, the cost is in the range of 56 EUR to 78 EUR.

Weather


New Delhi's Monthly Temperature
6.7
20.8
Jan
9.1
23.9
Feb
14.1
30.0
Mar
20.5
36.9
Apr
25.1
40.5
May
27.6
40.3
Jun
26.4
35.4
Jul
25.6
33.7
Aug
23.8
34.2
Sep
18.8
33.3
Oct
12.7
28.3
Nov
7.8
22.7
Dec
7.8
20.8
Jan
10.3
23.7
Feb
15.4
29.6
Mar
21.5
36.0
Apr
26.2
39.8
May
28.3
39.4
Jun
27.0
35.2
Jul
26.2
33.6
Aug
24.7
34.0
Sep
19.4
32.9
Oct
12.8
28.0
Nov
8.4
22.7
Dec
Max
Min
New Delhi's Monthly Rainfall
18.9
Jan
16.6
Feb
10.8
Mar
30.4
Apr
29.0
May
54.3
Jun
216.8
Jul
247.6
Aug
133.8
Sep
15.4
Oct
6.6
Nov
15.2
Dec
20.9
Jan
21.0
Feb
14.5
Mar
10.7
Apr
14.1
May
66.3
Jun
198.4
Jul
206.5
Aug
130.3
Sep
20.8
Oct
3.9
Nov
8.8
Dec
Avg. Monthly Rainfall in mm

Which are the better months to visit New Delhi considering the Weather?

Its recommended to visit New Delhi in the month January February November December January February November December as the weather is pleasant

Which are the months to avoid visiting New Delhi?

Its better to avoid visiting New Delhi in the month of April May June July August September April May June July August September due to weather being warmer.

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  • Price Range of 0 Star Hotel

    Avg. EUR 18
    for Unrated Hotel

  • Price Range of 1 Star Hotel

    Avg. EUR 22
    for Unrated Hotel

  • Price Range of 1 Star Hotel

    Avg. EUR 22 for 1 Star Hotel

  • Price Range of 2 Star Hotel

    Avg. EUR 29
    for 2 Star Hotel

  • Price Range of 4 Star Hotel

    Avg. EUR 92
    for 4 Star Hotel

  • Price Range of 5 Star Hotel

    Avg. EUR 422
    for 5 Star Hotel

  • Price Range of 3 Star Hotel

    Avg. EUR 56
    for 3 Star Hotel

Weather
  • Weather at New Delhi, India isHaze

    Haze

  • Temprature at New Delhi, India is 28.0

    28.0

  • Humidity at New Delhi, India is 42%

    42%

  • Wind speed at New Delhi, India is From the SSE at 7 MPH

    From the SSE at 7 MPH

  • Altitude ofNew Delhi, India in mtr.

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  • Nearest airport is Delhi, India (DEL-Indira Gandhi Intl.)

    Delhi, India (DEL-Indira Gandhi Intl.)

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Hotels at New Delhi


View Hotel Maidens-Hotel,-DelhiLiving Room
Rating
8.7
7 Sham Nath Marg, New Delhi

Property Location
With a stay at Maidens Hotel, Delhi in New Delhi (Civil Lines), you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Red Fort and C.....

Starts at EUR 136/night

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Bhikaiji Cama Place Ring Road, New Delhi

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With a stay at Hyatt Regency Delhi in New Delhi (RK Puram), you'll be a 5-minute drive from Hauz Khas Complex and 14.....

Starts at EUR 123/night

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New Friends Colony, New Delhi

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With a stay at The Suryaa New Delhi, you'll be centrally located in New Delhi, within a 15-minute drive of Lotus Tem.....

Starts at EUR 85/night

View Hotel Taj-Palace,-New-DelhiRestaurant
Rating
9.1
2 Sardar Patel Marg, New Delhi

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With a stay at Taj Palace, New Delhi, you'll be centrally located in New Delhi, within a 15-minute drive of Aerocity.....

Starts at EUR 117/night

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Vasant Kunj, Phase II, New Delhi

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With a stay at The Grand New Delhi in New Delhi (Vasant Kunj), you'll be steps from Nelson Mandela Road and a 5-minu.....

Starts at EUR 129/night

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Sujan Singh Park, New Delhi

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With a stay at Vivanta Ambassador, New Delhi, you'll be centrally located in New Delhi, a 4-minute drive from Kastur.....

Starts at EUR 92/night

View Hotel Radisson-Blu-Plaza-Delhi-AirportBathroom
Rating
8.6
Near Mahipalpur Extension NH 8, New Delhi

Property Location
With a stay at Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport in New Delhi (South West), you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Aer.....

Starts at EUR 92/night

View Hotel The-Imperial-New-DelhiExterior
Janpath Road, New Delhi

Property Location
With a stay at The Imperial New Delhi, you'll be centrally located in New Delhi, within a 5-minute drive of Kasturba.....

Starts at EUR 143/night

View Hotel Jaypee-Vasant-ContinentalExterior
Rating
7.6
Basant Lok Vasant Vihar, New Delhi

Property Location
A stay at Jaypee Vasant Continental places you in the heart of New Delhi, a 2-minute drive from Nelson Mandela Road .....

Starts at EUR 69/night

View Hotel The-LaLiT-New-DelhiExterior
Barakhamba Avenue, New Delhi

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A stay at The LaLiT New Delhi places you in the heart of New Delhi, a 5-minute drive from Jantar Mantar and 8 minute.....

Starts at EUR 95/night