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India Gate

Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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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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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love this place ,the only place where a huge crowd of delhi take participation when there is any special occassion ,even its new year/christmas/Independence day😀😀😀😀. Just go for it and please avoid the paddlers other there they just want to make fool whether you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rravi13
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place does not have any fare i.e no ticket required to visit this place. The biggest gate in India. You can find lots of people there and from everywhere in the world. You visit this place at anytime of the day and it will...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anshulbhardwaj
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited in January. Excellent view. So many visitors were there during our visit. The place is well decorated and well maintained.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rajadas2014
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Once me and my all friends think about chilling and enjoying our friends meeting so we decided to go on India gate and enjoy our holiday we enjoyed at india gate and children park and many adventures places it's only thanks for trip advisor it's...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dhirenderbittu
Reviewed 3 days ago

This Tall War Memorial is right in the centre of Capital City of India. Its one of the most visited monument in Delhi. You will always find it jam packed. There is no entry fees. Its right on the Rajpath Road. Parking is available on...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Tarique S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Monument Dedicated to the Martyrs and Thousands and Thousands of Indian soldiers who sacrificed their Lives, Fighting for England in World War One and in other Wars, More than 13000 names of martyred soldiers are honoured by their names inscribed on the Walls of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ProfNandakumar
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is very nice tourist place India gate for public. EVERY people go this place and ENJOYED here with friends

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank iqrah2019
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited early morning not to find much crowded as in the later hours. The best part was that I felt so honoured and privileged for being protected from attacks of enemies by the soldiers who guard us at the border, who martyred honouring the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank beautymonin
Reviewed 4 days ago

The biggest gate in India. Free to visit. You can find lots of people there. From everywhere in the world Indian people might ask you for a photo. If you accept , maybe a queue with much more will occur after a few seconds!! Avoid...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank StratosLFC
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I must say unlike all other sites like qutub minar, lotus temple which were hard to access due to long waiting que, this was one of the most accessible place as there was no que. It is one time visit for taking nice photo clicks...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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28 December 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.
29 September 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
19 September 2018|
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Response from Sona L | 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