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Delhi is the charming capital of India with bountiful attractions enough to mesmerize its visitors. This city offers a wonderful blend of colourful cultures, ancient sites and contemporary monuments. Visit New Delhi and witness a tremendous urban development in the form of ultra-modern skyscrapers, shopping arcades, amusement centres and high-end cafes, bars and restaurants. Then there’s the Old Delhi region which is a significant contrast of New Delhi, allowing a fascinating insight into the city’s colonial Mughal era and British reign. This beautiful Indian city is accessible all year round with cheap flights to Delhi offered by Brightsun Travel.
Delhi is home to a plethora of sightseeing attractions, entertainment avenues and ancient monuments; Qutub Minar is one of the city’s historical must-visits, as well as the India Gate War Memorial and Red Fort - a giant sandstone fort symbolic of the city’s glorious Mughal era. Lodhi Garden is another fascinating ancient site with tombs and statues galore, amid a beautiful garden setting. Besides historical wonders, Delhi is home to a lot of sacred religious sites, too. Famous ones include the Akshardham Temple, acclaimed as the world’s largest Hindu temple, the mesmerizing Lotus Temple comprising of 27 marble lotus petals, the Sikh Gurudwara Bangla Sahib and the most venerated Muslim site in the city - the Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah.
Delhi boasts an array of colourful markets, inundated with locals and tourists who flock to the small shops and carts selling traditional clothing, shoes, jewellery, accessories and much more. A popular must-visit market in Delhi is Chandni Chowk, which is the preferred destination for wedding and function shopping, as well as snack stops, with local street delicacies served in century’s old shops. Janpath Market in Connaught Place is another excellent market, selling all sorts of handicrafts, hippy style clothing, cheap jewellery, brassware and paintings. Other markets that exhibit a vibrant atmosphere with a variety of goodies worth browsing are Delhi Haat, Sarojini Nagar and Khan Market. To spend your upcoming holidays at this glorious capital city, book cheap airfares to Delhi with Brightsun Travel.