Delhi is the most visited and renowned heritage destination in India. Being capital city of India its full of traffic issues and not entirely hassle free. Advent of Metro rail, overall commuting has eased up and Delhi is now worth considering for a City Break.
There are following base themes to a Delhi break. One can off course do a mix and match everything considering the time on hand
Heritage – Red Fort (UNESCO site), Jama Masjid, Humyun Tomb (UNESCO site), Qutab Minar, India Gate, Heritage walks, Old city experience.
Shopping – Karol Bagh (Value shopping), Connaught Place (Window Shopping), Chandni Chowk (Bargain shopping), Delhi Haat (Crafts), Hauz Khas Village (Boutiques) etc. are known shopper areas for different profile of shoppers.
Cuisine – Delhi is where one can experience best of North Indian and International cuisine. There are number of renowned high end fine dining options and there are even more renowned street food experiences especially in bylanes of the old city.
Pilgrimage – Bangla Sahib Gurudwara, Akshardham Temple, ISCKON temple, Lotus Temple (Bahai Faith) etc. are some that are specifically visited on Pilgrimage.
General Places of Interest - Feroz Shah Kotla, Rajghat, Museums, Zoo.
Typical tourists end up mixing bits and pieces of everything into their 2 night itinerary (Typical stay duration).
Typical Stay duration: 2 – 3 nights
Seasonality: Sept– April is best time to visit Delhi for a break