New Delhi - India
Historical and Cultural tour over Mughal Heritage, Lodhi Garden, Humayun Tomb and Akshardham Temple in New Delhi
Built on the site of Indraprastha, one of Delhi’s ancient cities, the fort of Purana Quila is quite a sight to see. Not only is it surrounded by a wide moat that is connected to the Yamuna River, but it has thick walls crowned by merlons around the entire fort as well.
On this walking tour in Delhi, you will explore the architecture and history of Purana Quila.
Relax as you enjoy the find blend of the Hindu elements together with the Muslim style of arches and domes. The entire structure of the fort is made of red sandstone, which contrasts with the marble accents. Inside the for is the mosque called Qila-e-Kunha Masjid, a tranquil environment that you will surely enjoy.
Learn about the family who built the fort, why it is so significant in India’s history and more on our walking tour.