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India Gate

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The India Gate, built in 1931 and designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, was inspired by the Arc de Triomphe. It commemorates India's war dead and houses an eternal flame.
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| Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001, India
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We have enjoy trip with family and india gate is very famuos and cute. Our children create very genius moment and expression his histirical moment.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Must visit with your group friend, family member . I visited with family members. They all members happy to visit.

Date of experience: May 2019
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This is a nice monument to stop at during your visit to Delhi. It won't take long to walk around and get a photo or two, but is a nice national monument to visit. It does get quite busy as the day wears on, so...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 384katiec
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very busy place. An iconic site in Delhi, accessible by Metro, but a walk or tuk-tuk ride required from the Metro. No entrance fee and you have to walk the last 500m (security zone). There is little shade here so take a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Julie B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Second World War people from us died serving Britishers. Every brick there has a name of an Indian soldier and that’s what it feels emotional

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank relivia
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

India gate is a war memorial located astride the Rajpath.It is dedicated to 82000 soldiers of the undivided Indian Army who died in the period 1914-21.The name of the soldiers inscribed on the walls.It is 42 meter high.The campus of India gate is very big.People...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank SAROJ8585
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went there in the evening after sunset.There was a huge crowd to witness the towering monument.The lawn in front of India Gate was swarming with visitors,balloon sellers,ice cream vendors etc.It is a delight to see the eternal flame and colourful India Gate by night

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank ajay1bedi
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Being at India gate feels the glorious past of Indian freedom movement. It is well connected with metro along city roads. After India gate you can visit to national museum, children park and do some fun activity by boating.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 559ashokk
Reviewed 4 days ago

While very busy and on the list of must see things in Delhi, we stopped there on a tour, took a few photos and were on our way.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Richjjohn
Reviewed 4 days ago

India Gate has become even better for the tourists, after the inauguration of the War Memorial just behind it. The Amar Jawan Jyoti and the War Museum combine to remind us about the martyrs who sacrificed their lives for the Nation.

Date of experience: May 2019
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December 28, 2018|
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Response from 435jalali | Reviewed this property |
Nearest metro station is Mandi house or secretariate. Just walking distance. It's open 24 hours. It's a public place.
September 29, 2018|
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Response from 0poo | Reviewed this property |
Its always good to visit india gate as every single day lots of people visited at dis place. Trust me u really enjoy whenever u visited dis place with ur family n friends. Lots of varities of street food avilable at dis... More
September 18, 2018|
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Response from sonal422 | Reviewed this property |
Take metro from new Delhi metro station to Central Secretariat Metro station. And walk for 1 km on rajphath from there. And you will reach your destination