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Red Fort (Lal Quila)

Open today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Red Fort, New Delhi Admission Ticket with Optional Transportation
From US$9.00*
Red Fort, New Delhi Admission Ticket with Optional Transportation
From US$9.00*
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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
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Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
Chandni Chowk
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is located in Old Delhi. The palace is take place on the World Heritage list. It is a big area and there are several building to visit. The bazaar inside this museum is good and the prices are considerably. The people are very interested...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank aydinu2017
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It's beautiful and majestic. Please book the tickets online as the que is long. You'll need to check in any baggage you have at the baggage counter. Make sure you to carry drinking water as they don't have any food stall or drinking water facility...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarmad Hussain P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An amazing movement at Lal Quila. it is one of the world heritage site in India. It is historical place.

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank rfthusn
Reviewed 4 days ago

Mughal Badshas Shah Jahan commissioned construction of the Red Fort on 12 May 1638, when he decided to shift his capital from Agra to Delhi. Originally red and white, the Shah's favourite colours,its design is credited to architect Ustad Ahmad Lahouri, who also constructed the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank djoardar
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Red fort is our one of the best heritage place & Good Tourists place. It has a big area for the visitors to watch over. Different sections have their own importance. Highlighted. It has also has a museum showcasing various historic parts of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank myktravelling
Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge fortress once held a palace. Audio tour is very informative and pretty cheap. Well worth it. you learn a lot of history. Didnt realize how grand the Indian empire was in the 16th century!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jag343
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a different exonerated and worth while too, I reckon that but the long cues make the experience a bit unreasonable. The fee for foreigners is crazy expensive aswell.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Damanjeetpahuja
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a giant infrastructure but Govt of India has completely failed to maintain such a beautiful heritage.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SaikatSinha
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very famous . Very big . Big history . Many stories . Attractive. Can visit but carefully . Bcs very crowded . Heavy traffic . And not comfort walk around the red fort .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank karnailsuper
Reviewed 1 week ago

Red fort is of national importance as every year the PM hoist the national flag here on the independence day. We visited red fort alongwith our kids on weekend. Firstly it was too crowded and we had to wait for an hour in queue to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Chandni Chowk
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more than three centuries old
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trove, home to diverse Indian communities is most
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20 November 2018|
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Response from mnstraveling | Reviewed this property |
No concession I think
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Response from Rahul2604 | Reviewed this property |
The one at Agra is far better.Many parts of Delhi red fort was destroyed during 1857 mutiny,also after the mutiny British made Redfort a cantonment and made many building after that,now you will find more British... More