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Red Fort (Lal Quila)

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Address: Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
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+91 99491 59139
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09:30 - 16:30
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 16:30
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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This 17th century fort was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and...

This 17th century fort was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and served as the capital of the Mughals until 1857.

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Exciting Evening at Red Fort's Sound and Light Show with Dinner
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Private Tour: Light and Sound Show at the Red Fort, Delhi
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Well Kept Historical monument

Another must see attraction but if your there on a long week end or on public holidays please be prepared for a long Q to take the ticket.

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It is a mist visit site in delhi..It has a very nearby of it Jamia Masjid..It is too popular among tourists.. Lal Quela has wverything you want to see and you want to know the Shah Jan epperor etc...Too Great Site

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Another must see attraction but if your there on a long week end or on public holidays please be prepared for a long Q to take the ticket.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place Is not something different it's all inside the Redfort... it is under construction., u are not allowed to enter inside ..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The expansiveness, history, and lavish details are worth experiencing first hand. I suppose a tour guide or guide book would work as well but the audio guide is especially well done--nice music intros/outros, helpful hints about where to walk, and descriptions with additional info options. Some of the more ornately decorated buildings are worth lots of time while other aspects... More 

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Large historical place to visit! 1. Mostly overcrowded over the week ends. Better to go early in the morning (by 9 am) so that u can avoid long queue that goes for 1 hour to enter the fort! 2. Too much to walk. Carry water if required. 3. If u r taking their recorded voice guide service, u can ask... More 

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We visited here as part of our tour. The fort is an awesome sight it is so big. There is a lot of history about the fort being built by the moguls. Worth a visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

it is historical place in delhi. i had great experience during visit this magnificent fort. red fort of delhi is unique place to visit in delhi. highly i would recommend if you are visiting delhi. red fort should be in top list of delhi monuments.

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Worth a look around for a few hours. There is some restoration work going on but lots more is needed. The grounds could be better maintained. Lots of information boards in English and Hindi The audio guide is useful for an extra 150 INR. Available in English, Italian, German, French Entrance fee for foreigners is 1000 INR Credit cards accepted.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful delhi i have seen delhi agra mumbai i enjoy full days with friends love all the palce special red fort taj mahal

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited the Red Fort after some years in December. Was glad to note that the one now enters the premises by the Lahore Gate and exits by the Delhi Gate which was closed as late as a couple of years ago. We finally get to see the statues of the two éléphants on either side of the gate of which... More 

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