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Red Fort (Lal Quila)

Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
+91 99491 59139
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This 17th century fort was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and served as the capital of the Mughals until 1857.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
Chandni Chowk
+91 99491 59139
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Reviewed yesterday

Short trip from New Delhi. Arrive early if you can to avoid the heat of the afternoon sun and the crowds. Great for history buffs and keen photographers Very busy around the outside of the Fort with Vendors selling...

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Red fort is very best place mugal raj make red ford and very horrible place inside red fort sum items are horrible

Thank Chandan S
Reviewed yesterday

In some months there will be a metro station in fron t this fort (Lal Quila ), nowadays we have to go to chandini chowk station and walk about 10 min to walk there, it´s Worth the walking. Those who do not want to enter...More

Thank Ricardo R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Hire a bike rickshaw till the fort from the ticket counter. Expect heavy rush. Get enough water and a hat before u start.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It's been at the heart of a big part of history, notably for having been the residence of the British Viceroy of India. So we expected to be able to grasp not only the older part of history, but the full history of the fort....More

Thank Ydnas_cat
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Is it compulsory for someone to take a guide? Why can’t there be signages and that too designed well? Lal Quila will take time if one wishes to see everything! And soak in the history, it is ideal to go on a cloudy and cool...More

Thank Nimitt
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice fort, but I think it's going to be better, the entrance is nice but inside there's a little market, and not very amazing things to do.

Thank Llop20
Reviewed 4 days ago

My experience regarding this monument is kind of official, was working with the National Museum and ASI back then in 2008 i first got a chance to visit this grand fort made of Red sandstone built right at the heart of the old city of...More

1  Thank arun b
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Long walk from car parking . Need yo take e-rickshaws to reach fort entry point. Nice museum dedicated to Indian freedom movement inside

Thank Souvik M
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a mssive vey inpossing structure, glad im not trying to fight a battle aginst it, very busy and crowed area, watch for pick pockets and prepare to get Hasseld by tuk tuk drivers

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neeraj r
26 August 2017|
Response from Rana S | Reviewed this property |
All ASI ticketed monuments are closed on Mondays
Hardhik K
3 August 2017|
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Response from Aurangzeb526 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes the Red Fort will remain open on the 10th august.
2 April 2017|
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Response from chandersabharwal | Reviewed this property |
Well, it is not likely mandatory but for security reasons, if you have a photo ID like a driving license or passport or another legal document, it is a good idea to keep it with you safely on your person and show if asked... More