Kashmiri Gate the Old Delhi Warzone of the 1857 war

Board a TUK TUK & experience the old quarter of Old Delhi which witnessed heavy battle between Imperial British and Indian freedom fighters, be amazed to see the cannon balls marks still left behind on the walls which panned upto Red fort!

per adult from

$62

AUD

Duration

3 to 5 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Bottled water
    • Professional guide
    • Transport by private vehicle a TUK TUK
    • Entry/Admission - Qudasia Park
    • Entry/Admission - Kashmere Gate Monument
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Any Air conditioned car, actually our TUK TUK is airy and suitable for congested roads
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Qudasia Park, near Kashmiri Gate, New Delhi India

    You will be picked up from your hotel/airport/railway station in Delhi & taken to Kashmiri gate. Kashmiri Gate was one of the original gates of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan’s mid-17th century imperial capital Shahjahanabad (presently OLD Delhi). The gate was located close to river Yamuna and the region around it became a site of recreational gardens and country houses built by the members of the royal family and courtiers.

    Our first stop will be “Qudsia Bagh”, a charbagh mughal garden outside Kashmiri Gate which was built by Qudsia Begum, mother of Emperor Ahmed Shah. We move on to The Fahkr-ul-masjid was built by Kaniz-i-Fatima in memory of her husband Shujaat Khan, a nobleman in Aurangzeb’s court.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Kashmere Gate Monument, Opposite ISBT.Kashmiri gate, New Delhi 110006 India

    We may stop for a while for photostop at Ruined British Magazine, The magazine was a large compound with several buildings where gunpowder and ammunition were manufactured and stored by the East India Company before the Rebellion in 1857.

    Next is “The Lothian Cemetery” which was the main burial ground of the Christian population of Delhi killed during this period.

    Kashmiri Gate also suffered extensive damage and was left in its ruined state as a symbol of the Mutiny. Cannon-ball marks on the walls adjoining Kashmiri Gate. Kashmiri Gate was heavily bombarded by British artillery positions on the high Northern Ridge.


    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kashmere Gate Monument, Opposite ISBT.Kashmiri gate, New Delhi 110006 India

    Next is “The Lothian Cemetery” which was the main burial ground of the Christian population of Delhi killed during this period.

    Kashmiri Gate also suffered extensive damage and was left in its ruined state as a symbol of the Mutiny. Cannon-ball marks on the walls adjoining Kashmiri Gate. Kashmiri Gate was heavily bombarded by British artillery positions on the high Northern Ridge.


    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Red Fort, Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi 110002 India

    Tour ends outside the “Red fort” in Famous “Chandni Chowk” and time will be given to you for photography.

    To conclude, you will be driven back to your hotel/airport/railway station in Delhi.

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    all centrally located delhi hotels
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Fitness Req.

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Group Size

15

Organised by Discover Activities

Activity ID: V-76234P66

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