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India Gate

| Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001, India
91-11-23365358
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The India Gate, built in 1931 and designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, was inspired by the Arc de Triomphe. It commemorates India's war dead and houses an eternal flame.
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  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001, India
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91-11-23365358
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

India gate well known place in Cannaught place in New Delhi... a place with a park , where peple actually love coming at night to enjoy lights view , food prepared by them at home and eating there , an outdoor space for picnic from...More

Thank An A
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

India gate is quite impressive and you can see it from quite a way away. We drove up quite close for photos. There are a lot of vendors in the area and they do hassle you. You only need to spend ten minutes there but...More

Thank Therese B
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s a really good place to do some shopping for a good price. You can find a lot of people selling small cute items. No entrance fee for this place.

Thank Francis J
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The gate was exactly like the many other we have seen in China, France, Thailand ... The land it was on was very pretty & there is construction to add more attractions. Worth the stop, we stayed for about 30 minutes and walked up to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had beeen here during my north trip I always wanted to see this pmave in person Its a pride It's nice to be here

Thank Aparna A
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I guess only monument I know dedicated to Army in delhi. It is good mix of architecture and historical value. Good place to hand out with family/ friends. Evening times are best time. If going with kids don't forget a visit to Children Park. No...More

Thank Vijay J
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The monument itself is so nice and thoughtful but the amount of pickpocketers found made us feel so uncomfortable that we had to leave as quickly as we could. You can actually see them planning to rob you!!

Thank Yasmine N
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice to see and worth looking at but if they charged money for it, I wouldn't bother. If you're western, don't show any interest whatsoever in what the touts are trying to sell. Tge moment you show potential interest in buying any of their rubbish,...More

Thank 757kierans
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

India gate is a beautiful place to go on evening with family or friends.. I like the place because it is near to my place and kids really enjoy there so I keep on visiting most of the weekend

Thank Vikram K
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I could never forget this place, my boyfriend took me here at Christmas and I had the best time! The arch looks really nice in the evening with the lights. We had an ice cream and we enjoyed walking around. It's crowded but still very...More

Thank Ecate87
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Stewartson A
April 20, 2018|
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Response from Kaushik G | Reviewed this property |
There are no charges to visit India Gate. It is free and can be visited anytime of the day.
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Sudeep Kumar P
January 19, 2018|
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Response from Jordan1964 | Reviewed this property |
I was there Sunday and it was closed already, for the Independence Day celebrations.
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Sudeep Kumar P
January 19, 2018|
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Response from GRIMS | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but such places will be probably on shut down.
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