Heritage Walks in Delhi - Old Forts and Neighbourhood
Purana Qila (Photo Courtesy: Varun Shiv Kapur)
This walk is around the Old Fort area associated with the legendary capital of Indraprastha. The neighbourhood has an eventful past: prehistoric settlements, the capital cities of 2 medieval dynasties and the Partition in 1947. The neighbourhood also has a Hindu temple where liquor is the holy offering, a 13th century Sufi shrine where pots are offered to make a wish and a Mughal madrasa built by a lady.
Bring Along - Walking shoes, Drinking water
How to Reach - Pragati Maidan is the nearest metro station (Half a kilometre away from meeting point).
Parking - Parking available at Delhi zoo.