Mehrauli Archaeological Park Delhi heritage walk, 1000 years of history
The Mehrauli Archaeological Park Delhi heritage walk promises to release your endorphins in unlimited quantities.
Mehrauli Archaeological Park Delhi heritage walk
Details- Visit 1000-year-old historical monuments, ancient stepwells, a ‘honeymoon resort’, and the palace of a British official.
We will visit Jamali Kamali, Balban’s Tomb, an ancient madarsa, A Lodhi era well, and Dilkhusha. We will also visit the Tomb of Quli Khan, the Boathouse of Thomas Metcalfe and his swimming pool. Also in the itinerary of Mehrauli Archaeological Park Delhi heritage walk is a visit to the swimming pool of Metcalfe.
Did you know that many people think that the Tomb of Balban is haunted? They also think that the Tomb of Jamali Kamali is also haunted!Balban was one of the Sultans of Delhi and lived more than 800 years back.
Nobody knows who built Jamali Kamali. Some people guess that this building was made in the 1500s.
Just a narrow road divides the Jamali Kamali complex and Balban’s Tomb. Just cross this road and you do a little bit of time travel.
Thomas Metcalfe was a British official who worked in the court of the Mughal King, Bahadur Shah Zafar. Metcalfe was an interesting personality.
Other details of Mehrauli Archaeological Park Delhi heritage walk
Dates- December 18/19/20/21/22/23/24/25/25/26/27/28/29/30/31
Duration- 3 hours
Time of Start- 9 am
Place of Assembly- Qutab Minar Parking lot
How to reach the place of assembly- Take the Yellow line of Delhi Metro and get off at the Qutab Minar Metro Station. Alternately, you can arrive by car and park it at the Parking Lot.
Is Parking free?- No, but it just costs INR 10
Ticket Price for this Walk- INR 1000/- Kids below 12 years come free.
Length of Walk- Approximately 4 kilometers
Kid Friendly- Yes.
Ticket price inclusions- Coffee/ Tea
Please bring- a water bottle and lots of smiles
What to wear- A sturdy pair of boots plus sunglasses
About the Walk Leader– Swayam Tiwari runs a travel story blog and is passionate about India, her culture, history, and people. Until a few years ago, he was the Marketing VP at Twitter. Swayam has also worked in Times of India, Radio City, Dainik Bhaskar and a few other companies. He is present on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.
If you want to know more about the Mehrauli Archaeological Park, read this article > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mehrauli_Archaeological_Park
To Book the tour– 1. Contact me at 91-9810840763 or
2.Write me an e-mail at swayamt @gmail.com or
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That’s it, folks. I hope to meet you in the Mehrauli Archaeological Parke Delhi heritage tour shortly.
By the way, I write travel stories for those who are interested in India; here is a link to one of them> http://www.ahauntedtravel.com/haunted-places-in-gurgaon-freeze-blood/
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