Visiting Delhi? Just here for a day enroute the Himalayas? Or got an extra day in the Capital after you finished an important business meeting. Well, we’re telling you how to make the most of it with 10 must do things to do in Delhi. And the best part is you can pack in all this in less than 24 hours!
1. Heritage Walk in Chandni Chowk
When in Delhi you gotta start in the heart of the Capital. The famous Chandni Chowk area, the heritage and food capital of India. Home to some of the country’s most famous historical monuments and also to fabulous street food joints. Take a long walk through the crowded yet mesmerizing bylanes of the walled city, past the pious Jama Masjid, the magnificent house of Ghalib Mirza and the captivating moonlight square. Afterwards, enjoy the delectable street food of Chandni Chowk from paranthe to biryani to kulfi.
2. Visit The Tibetan Market
Near the ISBT in Old Delhi you will find a Tibetan settlement with its famous monastery. In the soft chanting here you may find inner peace and solace. If you’re not the spiritual kind, then there are material pleasures to be gained as well. The shops in the area are a paradise for shopaholics, offering a range of products from stylish imitation jewelry to value for money clothes. Plus the quaint restaurants here serve delicious local specialties like Laping and Thukpa making this place a huge hit with Delhiites.