We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

India Gate

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Book In Advance
All photos (4,512)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“war memorial”(480 reviews)
“amar jawan jyoti”(371 reviews)
“world war”(283 reviews)
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.
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in 3 Days in New Delhi
| Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001, India
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience India Gate
from US$50.00
More Info
from US$35.00
More Info
from US$53.00
More Info
Reviews (9,458)
Filter reviews
7,934 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews war memorial amar jawan jyoti world war arc de triomphe eternal flame afghan war their lives fallen soldiers unknown soldier brave soldiers picnic spot feel proud president house visit this place street food monument martyrs
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 7,934 reviews
Reviewed today via mobile

Can be very busy and you can be hit upon to purchase cheap tac, just dont make eye contact unless you want to get involved as they will follow you

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the Favourites place for Hang Out with friends and family . It is a place where people can enjoy the open sky .Children can play and enjoy will the street food.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank shiveshwarj
Reviewed yesterday

India Gate is a large monument in Delhi which serves as a war memorial to Indian Army soldiers who died during WW1. It is very busy and lots of people will try to sell you things or photos of yourself. A visit will not take...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nadler98
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

India is big and complex to travel until people are familiar with people. This place is taken by my friend. Good place

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rabindra777
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are visiting Delhi, the capital of india, you can have a look in india gate. Many people including tourists come here every day. It’s open everyday except 15th August. Opposite side of india gate, there is a men maid lake where you can...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank meezan19
Reviewed 2 days ago

Its a monument in delhi, surrounded by gardens, happening place for family Picnic. Gardens are until parliament.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ShitanshS1
Reviewed 3 days ago

India Gate is beautiful and well maintained. At night you will love the colorful lights. Local Food stalls is great. "SNACKS" are awesome. Tried BHELPURI Snack. Loved it. Awwesome Guys. Best time to visit India gate in between 7pm to 9pm. It's near to central...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank avinashjangir199222
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited the majestic India gate last week end. As I reached the place at about 6.30 pm, I could see the serene beauty of the Gate basking in light. The night view presented a different picture which was absolutely mesmerizing. The sight of the Amar...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AjithKurian
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

No photos/ cameras allowed. The security is tighter than an airport, where you have to keep all digital devices are locked up; you and your other belongings are x-rated and body- checked before you go in. A master design brought to life by able craftsmen...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JFK777
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to visit and walk around. Took a walk from one end to another during the day and decided to head back in the night for some shots, however as it was approaching the Indian republic day, the India gate was closed off at...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MazKTraveller
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 906 nearby hotels
The Connaught
324 reviews
.13 km away
Atithi Bed & Breakfast
10 reviews
.36 km away
The Metropolitan Hotel & Spa
2,190 reviews
.37 km away
Trimrooms Star Plaza
205 reviews
.76 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 13,434 nearby restaurants
Moti Mahal Delux
7 reviews
.28 km away
Classic Chicken
7 reviews
.03 km away
5 reviews
.23 km away
Bangla Sweet House
14 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,902 nearby attractions
Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan)
1,201 reviews
.70 km away
Ramakrishna Mission
70 reviews
.31 km away
Sacred Heart Cathedral
38 reviews
.66 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
December 28, 2018|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from 435jalali | Reviewed this property |
Nearest metro station is Mandi house or secretariate. Just walking distance. It's open 24 hours. It's a public place.
September 29, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from 0poo | Reviewed this property |
Its always good to visit india gate as every single day lots of people visited at dis place. Trust me u really enjoy whenever u visited dis place with ur family n friends. Lots of varities of street food avilable at dis... More
September 18, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Sona L | Reviewed this property |
Take metro from new Delhi metro station to Central Secretariat Metro station. And walk for 1 km on rajphath from there. And you will reach your destination