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Mehrauli: The origins of Delhi Walk

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Mehrauli: The origins of Delhi Walk

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The quaint, green, and monuments-abound site of Mehrauli is the ideal setting to discuss the grand saga of the first interaction between the Islamic and Hindu civilizations, which started towards the end of the 12th century and changed the course of North India forever!

Join us as we trace the shifting patterns of Architecture and design motifs in the Qutub complex to reconstruct how the ideas were exchanged and imbibed over time. Revel in the often unbelievable stories of Kings, Queen (India’s first!), Saints and Slaves who played pivotal roles; and understand the dynamics of educational institutions, civil courts, and social structures of medieval India. Rediscover history in a fun way ☺

Walk Highlights

Qutub Minar complex – tracing amalgamation of Hindu and Islamic civilizations through architecture

A massive and green Archaeological park in the middle of Delhi

Ruins of a 16th century Mughal neighbourhood

A 19th century Honeymoon resort fashioned from an erstwhile tomb

Interaction with students in a functional Madrasa (school of Islamic learning)

Included

Entry Charges, The prices are exclusive of 5% GST

Traditional snacks in a heritage food joint

Delhi’s heritage, India, and English

Storyteller well versed

Price Breakp

Group Price -> INR 2000 Per Person

Private Price -> Additional INR 2500 (for the whole group) + Group Price

+5% GST

Itinerary

Starting pointQutub Minar Ticket Center (Map)

Ending pointMehrauli Archaeological Park

The quaint, green, and monuments-abound site of Mehrauli is the ideal setting to discuss the grand saga of the first interaction between the Islamic and Hindu civilizations, which started towards the end of the 12th century and changed the course of North India forever!

Join us as we trace the shifting patterns of Architecture and design motifs in the Qutub complex to reconstruct how the ideas were exchanged and imbibed over time. Revel in the often unbelievable stories of Kings, Queen (India’s first!), Saints and Slaves who played pivotal roles; and understand the dynamics of educational institutions, civil courts, and social structures of medieval India. Rediscover history in a fun way ☺

Walk Highlights

Qutub Minar complex – tracing amalgamation of Hindu and Islamic civilizations through architecture

A massive and green Archaeological park in the middle of Delhi

Ruins of a 16th century Mughal neighbourhood

A 19th century Honeymoon resort fashioned from an erstwhile tomb

Interaction with students in a functional Madrasa (school of Islamic learning)

Included

Entry Charges, The prices are exclusive of 5% GST

Traditional snacks in a heritage food joint

Delhi’s heritage, India, and English

Storyteller well versed

Itinerary

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Reviews

Great day in Delhi with Roobaroo

We had a great day in Delhi with Roobaroo walks. We asked them specifically to take us to the Mehrauli ruins and they promptly researched the area and constructed a fascinating tour through it which enhanced our historical understanding and appreciation of the site. Plus, Roobaroo always has the best stories! Afterwards, Aayush took me to the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib Sikh temple, and showed me around with deep knowledge and sensitivity. Helping out in the Gurudwara kitchen after eating lunch with the community was one of the highlights of my trip :-).

Fantastic Private Walk in Qutub Minar and Mehrauli Archaeological Park

We had a great walk with our storyteller Akansha – who had done all the research to curate this walk. It was a really lovely walk through the oldest part of Delhi. And the Roobaroo team is very well organised so everything went off very smoothly.

Great day in Delhi with Roobaroo

We had a great day in Delhi with Roobaroo walks. We asked them specifically to take us to the Mehrauli ruins and they promptly researched the area and constructed a fascinating tour through it which enhanced our historical understanding and appreciation of the site. Plus, Roobaroo always has the best stories! Afterwards, Aayush took me to the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib Sikh temple, and showed me around with deep knowledge and sensitivity. Helping out in the Gurudwara kitchen after eating lunch with the community was one of the highlights of my trip :-).

Fantastic Private Walk in Qutub Minar and Mehrauli Archaeological Park

We had a great walk with our storyteller Akansha – who had done all the research to curate this walk. It was a really lovely walk through the oldest part of Delhi. And the Roobaroo team is very well organised so everything went off very smoothly.

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