Monday, 7 March 2016

Journey To Qutb Minar

Qutb Minar is the tallest brick minarety in the world located in Mehruli area( Delhi), India. This  tower is UNESCO Worlds heritage site,  its hight 240 feet made by red sandstone and marble. Qutub-ud-Din Aibak, the founder of the Delhi Sultanate started construction of the Qutub Minar in 1200 CE.Qutb Minar is a famous place which surrounded by many significant historical monuments, like- the Iron Pillar of Delhi , Alai Darwaza, Alai Minar, Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque, the Tomb of Iltutmish,  Ala-ud-din's Madrasa and Tomb of Imam Zamin.
Some Important Facts About This Place:
 
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Entry Fee:

For Indians-10/- per person
For Foreigners-250/- per person

Visiting Time:

Every day of the week, from 6:30 a.m to 6:30 p.m. ( Sunrise to Sunset).

Visiting Hour:

2-3 Hour.

Main attractions of Delhi:

  • India Gate
  • Red Fort
  • Jama Masjid
  • Jantar Mantar
  • Lotus Temple
  • Old Fort
  • Lodhi Garden
  • Rashtrapati Bhawan
  •  National Museum
  • Laxmi Narayan Temple
  • Bangla Sahib in Delhi

How To Reach Qutb Minar:


New Delhi, the capital of India is visited by a large number of tourists all through the year. There are several ways to reach Delhi from other cities of India and Abroad.

By Air:
Nearest airport of Delhi isIndira Gandhi International Airport  connected to all the important cities of the world. Here some important information about demestic airlines, Mumbai ( Air India, Jet Lite, Indigo Airlines), Kolkata( Go Air, Indigo Airlines, Spice Jet), Bengaluru( Indigo Airlines, Go Air, Spice Jet).  
Here is some information about International airlines-London ( British Airways),  Colombo (Sri Lanka airlines),  Rome-Fiumicin( China Airlines),  Tokyo(Japan Airlines). For more information you can search in Internat.

By Train:
Indian Railway station from Delhi is well connected with ither important cities of India.  Delhi  has three major railway stations at New Delhi, Old Delhi and Nizamuddin.Train route is very simple and very safe. So, here is some information about Trains from Delhi to other cities of India- Bengaluru (Karnataka Sampark Kranti Express, Bangalore Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express), Mumbai( Ernakulum- Hazrat Nizamuddin Duronto Express, Kerala Sampark Kranti Express, Paschim Express), Kolkata(Kalka Mail, New Delhi-Howrah Rajdhani Express).

By Road:
Delhi is well connected with other major cities of India by Highways. Delhi has three major bus terminals,  Inter State Bus Terminuses, Sarai Kale Khan and Anand Vihar. There are many facilities of luxery buses. Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses go anywhere in the city and are the cheapest mode of transport.

2 comments:

  1. Hello Sucharita,
    Nice post about Qutub minar. Thanks for sharing this info.

    ReplyDelete