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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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| Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001, India
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Reviewed today via mobile

Had to been Tuktuk to India Gate-boy that was an experience. 1st bit of advice get your driver to wait. Visited on a Saturday evening at sunset-apparently everyone does the same-hotel staff were amazed we went. Great experience people were very inquisitive asking to take...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful building with huge gardens around it (children's party is also there). You can see the President's house from this place and can even walk over to the entrance. The area is surrounded by public offices hence connectivity is good as well. Good location for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An iconic place of Delhi, full of history and with lots of green area around, where you can lay and rest, ready a good book, just be careful with the kids asking money all the time!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Filipe_Aires
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a place where Amar Jawan Jyot is burning non stop in the memory of soldiers who lost their lives to protect India. You can see the president palace from there at a distance. This is also the route for India's Independence Day Parade....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank dilipbrahmabhatt
Reviewed 3 days ago

i visited this place in last recently sunday of march at around 12pm . i spend 1 hour to 2 hours here i completely fell i am in heaven, Nice Place, Nice View on road inside the park. I really Recommended to all tourists in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank arjunverma241
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visited this place in last week of feb at 9 pm and the garden area is so amazing to spend time with your friends or family. You will see people all around u Having fun, playing, eating Best place

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank vapun90
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice place for Delhites for an evening walk and dine nearby restaurants. A fortnight back the war memorial was opened in the radial lawns in army style of paying tributes to the martyred war heroes of India. Army activities, men in uniform, duty change of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kalai_Delhi
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Built in the same style as the Cenotaph in London, this is a pleasant enough monument in an attractive park in the city centre. Tour groups usually drive past as slowly as the driver dares but one is not allowed out as parking is decidedly...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank theflyingdoctor
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

India gate is a war memorial. Names of officers are infrared on the gate. You can visit this place with friends and family and plan a outing... If you are traveling via metro station then nearest metro station is rajiv chowk.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank flavour_fashionfood
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

India gate is words heritage monuments in Delhi and they make at 1938 at army prade 26 January and 15 August

Date of experience: March 2019
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December 28, 2018|
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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|
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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