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Vijay Chowk

Address: New Delhi, India (Minto Road)
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Ranked #67 of 330 things to do in New Delhi
Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Sights & Landmarks
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New Delhi, India
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226 reviews 226 reviews
140 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

the area is famous for its north and south block from were the whole country is runed by the top officials

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Ghaziabad, India
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56 reviews 56 reviews
28 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Vijay chowk is landmark close to parliament house, you might just cross it and not notice. This place is surrounded by British architecture. Decorated by lot of fountains and lush green gardens you should definitely stop your car and enjoy the place.

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New Delhi, India
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84 reviews 84 reviews
49 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

what else to say except it is part of national pride. you can see the seats of power of india here. although you see only pink brown structures around, still you get fascination

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Afghanistan
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31 reviews 31 reviews
27 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Not A Bad Place for Hangout, If you are here in delhi for a long stay it would be great to visit this place

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New Delhi, India
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

It is the spot where the Rebublic Day Parade is held on 26th of January each year. A few fountains, canals and well kept lawns are found at Vijay Chowk, provided the weather is favourable. If your visit is short in Delhi, one can avoid to visit this place. However, if the stay is longer, one might stop here as... More 

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Newdelhi india
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201 reviews 201 reviews
135 attraction reviews
241 helpful votes 241 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Vijay Chowk is not a four road crossing but more than that literally & figuratively! Its worth a walk in this power center of India with the Rashtrapati Bhawan on side along with South & North Blocks housing the Defense,Finance & External Affairs ministries,Rajpath & India Gate on the other side. Vijay Chowk is more famous for hosting the `Beating... More 

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N.Delhi
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This place gives you a feeling of being patriotic. It is always good to be at this place and feel the aura of INDIA

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New Delhi, India
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242 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Vijay Chowk is a cross section on Rajpath when one descends from Rashtrapati Bhawan, North and South Block and go towards India Gate. It is a huge square and the annual Republic Day Parade, a grand function every year, begins here. The last programme relating to the festivities for Republic Day, namely Beating the Retreat, is held here. In normal... More 

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London
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129 reviews 129 reviews
30 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The Vijay Chowk designed by Sir Edmund Lutyens symbolises everything that was both good and bad about English colonial rule over India. At one end of the Raj Path you find India Gate and the other end the embodiment of British imperialism in the monumental buildings designed for pomp, circumstance, ceremony, bureaucracy and a demonstration of power. There is not... More 

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New Delhi, India
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93 reviews 93 reviews
11 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Vijay Chowk is the name of the strategically located Square at the centre of the seat of the Government in the Capital of India. The square is at the beginning of Raj path while descending from Raisina Hill one can see a majestic view India Gata at the end of RajPath . If one ascends the Raisina Hill from Vijay... More 

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