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India Gate

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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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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The environment here is very patriotic. You see the Amar Jawan Jyoti as a mark of respect for the soldiers died service India. Jai Hind

Thank ranjitsrivastava
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best place to visit in india and it's best place in India till now which I have visited and love with historic places

Thank Sightseer24354216738
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A beautiful place mesmerizing which takes you to the times of the war. Children will enjoy there thoroughly.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Impressive historical monument that commemorates fallen Indian soldiers during the World Wars. While the memorial itself is beautiful, it is a sad thing that the surroundings are spoiled by litter

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The gate was built in remembrance of the Indian soldiers died during world war. The place is in front of Rashtrapati Bhavan ( Residence of President of India) and is at the heart of the city. A nice place to visit during evening as the...More

Thank Indrajit R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I always try to find a place to observe Remembrance Day, even when travelling. The India Gate is a very impressive monument of remembrance, despite the smog. Well worth the visit.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Busy lots of people, busy road to cross but they allow you to cross. Well worth a visit. There are street sellers.

Thank Voyager42462878349
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoy the sounds and sites of this diverse city. Explore the Indian parliament and the sites around India Gate

Thank Voyage689715
Reviewed 4 days ago

The best to explore as this attracts to gain knowledge for kids and one can see alot at the monument . One should definitely visit

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stupendously awesome place to visit if want to know about the monument kids will definitely enjoy their time clicking pictures

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September 29, 2018|
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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|
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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
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.