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Red Fort (Lal Quila)

Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
+91 99491 59139
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Private Tour: Light and Sound Show at the Red Fort, Delhi
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Exciting Evening at Red Fort's Sound and Light Show with Dinner
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Light and Sound Show at the Red Fort from Delhi
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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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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
Chandni Chowk
+91 99491 59139
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Reviewed yesterday

The Red Fort (or Lal Qila) is one of the central attractions of visiting Delhi. And while the others have portions of history that are interesting, the Red Fort is a place where a lot of the historical points converge. I'm not going to go...More

Thank AldrinSilva
Reviewed yesterday

It architectural essence showing the full influence of the Mughal period. Nice to see of the red color building.

Thank becki420
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice to visit here with special entrance tickets because i am from Thailand, lot of locals people, a bit annoying with guided, easy to visit close to metro

Thank Luachan
Reviewed 2 days ago

nothing inside the fort , it famous only because of its rich history , but yes chandini chowk market was interesting , crazy delhi people ....

Thank kajallevy
Reviewed 3 days ago

Short trip from New Delhi. Arrive early if you can to avoid the heat of the afternoon sun and the crowds. Great for history buffs and keen photographers Very busy around the outside of the Fort with Vendors selling...

1  Thank TravelBoss71
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Red fort is very best place mugal raj make red ford and very horrible place inside red fort sum items are horrible

Thank Chandan S
Reviewed 3 days ago

In some months there will be a metro station in fron t this fort (Lal Quila ), nowadays we have to go to chandini chowk station and walk about 10 min to walk there, it´s Worth the walking. Those who do not want to enter...More

Thank Ricardo R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Hire a bike rickshaw till the fort from the ticket counter. Expect heavy rush. Get enough water and a hat before u start.

Thank rejeeshonline
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's been at the heart of a big part of history, notably for having been the residence of the British Viceroy of India. So we expected to be able to grasp not only the older part of history, but the full history of the fort....More

Thank Ydnas_cat
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Is it compulsory for someone to take a guide? Why can’t there be signages and that too designed well? Lal Quila will take time if one wishes to see everything! And soak in the history, it is ideal to go on a cloudy and cool...More

Thank Nimitt
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neeraj r
26 August 2017|
Response from Rana S | Reviewed this property |
All ASI ticketed monuments are closed on Mondays
Hardhik K
3 August 2017|
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Response from Aurangzeb526 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes the Red Fort will remain open on the 10th august.
3 April 2017|
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Response from chandersabharwal | Reviewed this property |
Well, it is not likely mandatory but for security reasons, if you have a photo ID like a driving license or passport or another legal document, it is a good idea to keep it with you safely on your person and show if asked... More