3-Hour Old Delhi Heritage Walking Tour With Rickshaw Ride

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3-Hour Old Delhi Heritage Walking Tour With Rickshaw Ride
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Walk through the narrow by-lanes and centuries old bazaars of old Delhi in this unique 3-hour old Heritage walk of the city. The tour will take you to the exquisite and colourful markets of Chandni Chowk and the magnificent Jama Masjid. Get a chance to relish the local food and also a short rickshaw ride to the spice market!
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In Brief

Location:
New Delhi, India
Country:
India
Duration:
3 hours
Operates:
Daily
Highlights:
Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
Hotel pickup included
Led by a local guide
Free snacks included
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Itinerary
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Stop At: Friday Mosque (Jama Masjid), 6 km North of Connaught Pl. across from Lal Qila, New Delhi India

In this 3-hour long walking tour of Old Delhi, you will get to experience the best of India, its age-old culture and tradition. Your tour will begin with the guide picking you up from your hotel, thereby taking the metro (subway) to Old Delhi.

Experience the swanky and swift metro, the very lifeline of the city and reach Old Delhi to get started. Upon arrival, get bombarded with the history of this ancient city and witness the lifestyle and culture come to life while taking your stroll on the busy streets. As you make your way in the jewellery market of Chandni Chowk your first stop will be at the grand Jama Masjid (India’s second largest mosque), built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan


Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: 2187, Kinari Bazar Rd, Katra Shah N Shah, Old Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi 110006, India

Visit the most colorful lane of old Delhi, Kinari Bazaar and then stop for a quick snack (parantha, stuffed flatbread) break at a 150-year-old eating joint!

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib, Chandni Chowk Near Red Fort, New Delhi India

After the delicious break, make your way to the beautiful Gurudwara (Sikh Temple) and learn more about the selfless and humanitarian service of the community kitchen!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Khari Baoli, India

Lastly, take a fun rickshaw ride with your guide to Asia’s largest spice market to get an amazing hands-on experience in the world of spices!

Duration: 30 minutes

Inclusions

  • Hotel Pick-up and drop-off (Only when option selected)
  • English speaking local guide
  • Local snacks (Samosa's)
  • Rickshaw ride in Old Delhi
  • Entry/Admission - Friday Mosque (Jama Masjid)
  • Entry/Admission - Kinari Bazar
  • Entry/Admission - Khari Baoli

Exclusions

  • Gratuities

Departure Point

United Coffee House, E-15, Rajiv Chowk, Block E, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001, India

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up service available from all hotels located in Central Delhi.

Returns To

Returns to original departure point

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Knees and shoulders must be covered at all places of worship.
  • Comfortable walking shoes/slippers are recommended.
  • Shoes and slippers need to be removed on all places of worship. They will be safely stored for you
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

Booking Information

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Cancellation Terms

This trip is fully refundable up to 96 hours prior to the commencement of your trip.

Booking Terms and Conditions

When you book this trip, you need to read and accept the terms and conditions for booking our day trips in excursions.

Hotel Pickup

When you book, we will ask you to select a hotel to be picked up from. Once your booking is confirmed, we'll send you a confirmation voucher with full contact information (phone number, email address) for our local operator in case you need to update or change your hotel pick-up details.

Here are answers to some commonly asked questions about hotel pickup:

What if my hotel is not listed?
That's okay. When you book you can select an hotel from our list and make your way there on the day of departure; or you can contact our local operator directly to make alternate pick-up arrangements.

What if I have not yet booked a hotel?
Once your hotel arrangements are finalised, you can contact our local operator directly with your hotel details.

What if I live locally, am staying with friends or relatives, and/or don't require pick-up?
Once your booking is confirmed, we'll send you complete details and directions to the tour/activity departure point.

Scoring an average traveller rating of 5 out of 5 based on the last 11 recent reviews

Walk with Kanika was amazing. In total 4 people. Smooth pick-up at hotel. We travelled with the metro. Lot's of explanation about history but also daily live and how to get around. I have never been downtown Old Delhi before but the walk was a good opportunity to get used to the traffic, the bussy streets and the people.
• Submitted 19 Aug 2019
I arrived in Delhi for the first time and was alone for my first couple of days, so I booked this tour to get a feel for the place with someone who lives here. My tour guide was called Deepak and he was great - he arrived at my hotel early and presented me with a travel card for the metro to use, we also used a tuk tuk and manual rickshaw on the trip, and managed to fit a lot in the 3 hours we had together. Old Delhi is amazing, we had some street food together and did everything stated in the description. Deepak was very knowledgable and I felt very safe, he also made sure I got back to my hotel by calling me an uber from the metro station. I highly recommend thus tour!
• Submitted 03 Jul 2019
Our guide picked us up at our hotel and after a train ride to Old Delhi we started our walking tour. Because we had already visited some of the listed sites on the tour, our guide personalized our tour for our needs. He did a wonderful job and we would recommend this walking tour very highly.
• Submitted 09 Apr 2018
I really wanted to experience Old Delhi, but was worried that the sheer chaos of it would detract from my enjoyment and being able to really experience the place so I decided on this tour. Deepak the tour guide arrived promptly at my hotel and we walked to the Metro Station. I loved this as I always think that experiencing the Metro in any new country is an experience, but it can be quite daunting to go alone! Deepak was a lovely guide, very informative and great to talk to. We arrived in Old Delhi, and walked the streets - Deepak was good at pointing out some good photo opportunities along the way and was very patient in waiting for me when I was taking a photo. We got the Mosque - which was interesting for me as it was my first visit to a Mosque. We then walked along a busy walking street which was amazing!! I only wish I could have had time to explore by myself later! We then stopped for a snack which was lovely, before heading to the Sikh Temple and then to the Spice Market on a Rickshaw. We then got back on the Metro. I told Deepak that I wanted to go to Connaught Place to do some shopping, so before leaving me he was very helpful in ensuring I knew how to get back to my hotel on the Metro. I would highly recommend this tour as a solo female traveller, as there was so much to see and do it would have definitely been too much to experience by myself!! If I had to suggest a point of improvement, I would suggest better communication before the start of the tour confirming pick-up time. The night before, I was rather nervous as I had only received an automated email generated confirmation and would have appreciated a WhatsApp message or an email.
• Submitted 01 Apr 2018
Tour guide is with great passion and very knowlegeable! Travel like local from tuktuk to metro, eating local snacks, absolutely safe and hygienic!! Enjoy so much in experience the local markets!! Simply amazing!!!
• Submitted 02 Feb 2018
Excelente decisión y muy seguros con el guía que es excepcional, el recorrido con explicaciones claras en un inglés que entendíamos. Lo recomiendo y vale la pena para un tour corto en Delhi
• Submitted 23 Jan 2018
An amazing tour and highly recommended to all. My Guide was on time and picked me from the Hotel. We used tuk-tuk and metro to reach Old Delhi. The Chaotic streets of Old Delhi are simply amazing. visited the mosque and walked through the Old Delhi narrow lanes. My Guide provided with all the insight information told about the festivals and its significance. He Spoke a really good English. Went to Sikh temple, Spice Market and we used different modes of transport. Sikh Temple and its Kitchen was the highlight of this tour. Highly Recommended to all.
• Submitted 05 Sep 2017
Excellent tour! We were delighted to get to see the more traditional side of Delhi. Guide was excellent, very knowledgable and we felt safe throughout.
• Submitted 13 May 2017
A first class tour with a first class guide. He took us top all the sites mentioned in the itinerary. Most of all enjoyed the one on one talking.
• Submitted 17 Mar 2017
Walking the bazaars was very interesting. Took lots of pictures of hanging electrical wires. A tour like this is a must if you want to see the real India.
• Submitted 24 Feb 2017
Excellent !!! Done these kind of tours quite a few times but this one was the best, well priced and information, nice pace and guide was very flexible with very good English. I would recommend this to all visiting Delhi and specially for the first time.
• Submitted 21 Oct 2016

In Brief

Location:
New Delhi, India
Country:
India
Duration:
3 hours
Operates:
Daily
Highlights:
Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
Hotel pickup included
Led by a local guide
Free snacks included

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