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Old Delhi Group Tour by Rickshaws

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  • Old Delhi Group Tour by Rickshaws
  • Travel like a local in a safe, comfortable rickshaw
  • See the sites, landmarks and temples that Old Delhi is famous for
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Old Delhi Group Tour by Rickshaws
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Old Delhi Group Tour by Rickshaws
USD 30.00
Overview

Experience the thrill of traversing Old Delhi like a local with this exciting and engaging group rickshaw tour. You'll cruise past the architecture, history, landmarks, bazaars and food that make this city so vibrant. Your friendly guide will meet all of your needs and offer commentary, insight and direction along the way. This tour showcases the most local side of Old Delhi that cannot be found in guide books.

What to Expect
You will join a small group and the tour covers the main sites that include palaces, mansions, elegant shrines and colorful bazaars. During the tour, you will witness the city's culture through architectural marvels, multicolored facades, decorated shops, and ethnically dressed men and women. You will also be sampling some delicacies from the popular eateries. Your guide will be giving an accurate description of the sights with the help of wireless audio headsets. To make the experience more holistic, a book has been specially drafted with the help of experts in the field of Indian history, which is given complimentary. 

We either go inside or drive past the following places--

Historic Monuments: Jama Masjid Mosque, Red Fort, Town Hall
Worship Places: Gauri Shanker Hindu Temple, Digamber Jain Temple, Christian Baptist Church, Fatehpuri Mosque & Gurudwara Sis Ganj
Palaces: Begum Shamroo Palace, Gadodiya Palace
Spice Market: Khari Baoli, Asia’s largest spice market
Bazaars: Chandni Chowk (literally meaning – the moonlit square), Kinari bazaar (wedding market, traditional outfits), Dariba kalan (silver street), Ballimaran (bangles, footwear) etc.
Havelis: Heritage Havelis with original Mughal architecture
Eateries: Centuries old shops serving the famous Old Delhi delicacies

The tour includes: entrance fees, rickshaw ride with puller, famous Old Delhi snacks, a visit to haveli (old mansion), an English-speaking guide, aerated drinks, bottled water and group transmission systems with live commentary
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Reviewed 11 May 2018
When in India ~ I did this When in India Tour

Let me tell you honestly: I was quite thrilled to see some pictures of Old Delhi and I really wanted to visit during my short business stay in Delhi but my hotel warned me about the craziness one can experience in the old town. I...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018
3 Wheels but 5 Star Experience

Wow!! Wow At every junction or turn a whole new experience was opened up to me, I was honoured to have an inside view of real life in Delhi. Ritu was amazinig her knowledge is extensive however this is easily moved to second place by...More

Thank p999tan
Reviewed 11 May 2018
Fantastic Way to see Old Delhi

This tour was a highlight of our tour to India. Ritu was a wonderful guide - so knowledgable and fun. We felt like we were seeing the true India. We loved the rickshaw ride through the heart of Old Delhi. The spice market was a...More

Thank Jonathan B
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile
Best tour in Delhi!

Thank you Ritu for an amazing tour of old Delhi! Her knowledge of the landmarks and the history of India were fantastic. The rickshaw drivers were great and accommodating. Little touches like face masks for the spice market, wipes for your hands were appreciated. Ritu...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 April 2018
An Unforgettable Experience

My husband and I were recommended this tour and it proved to be an unforgettable experience and one of our favourites while in Delhi. The service by our guide Naresh and our driver was outstanding and nothing was too much trouble -they ensured our comfort...More

Thank Brownfamily26
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StoneyCinti
27 July 2018|
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Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
If I recall, it ends where it starts (near the red fort). I’m not sure about your transport back to your hotel. But keep in mind, Delhi is perfectly safe. Options would include taxi, Uber/Lyft or ask your hotel for private... More
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Stephen P
18 July 2018|
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Response from aku2018 | Reviewed this property |
3-3.5 hours which ends with a lunch
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