India Gate Delhi - National monument of India

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India Gate is the popular national monument situated in the heart of Delhi, India. This place is also known as “All India War Memorial”. India Gate is a memorial to 82,000 soldiers of the British Indian Army who died in the period 1914-1921 in the First World War. It is the magnificent 42m high architecture in the middle of a crossroad built in 1931.
India Gate Delhi - National monument of India
India Gate, New Delhi

India Gate is designed by Edwin Lutyens, who was the leading designer of the war memorials in New Delhi. The foundation stone of All India War Memorial was laid by His Royal Highness, the Duke of Connaught in February 12, 1931.
India Gate Delhi - National monument of India
Flying birds around India Gate
This place is considered as Tomb for all the Great soldiers who were martyr for the pride of India, later another memorial "Aman Jawan Jyoti" was added to this after India got its independence.
India Gate Delhi - National monument of India
Aman Jawan Jyoti
India Gate Delhi - National monument of India
My Colleague
We visited this place on a day trip to Delhi with HOHO sightseeing bus service, which is a popular bus service among the tourist in Delhi.
India Gate Delhi - National monument of India
Fountain at India Gate
This is one of the most popular picnic spot in Delhi, as it have a large expanse of lush green lawns.

Below are few snapshot of our visit to India Gate:
India Gate Delhi - National monument of India
India Gate
India Gate Delhi - National monument of India
India Gate
India Gate Delhi - National monument of India
Splendid view of India Gate
If you have not visited this place yet then do visit this place if you are travelling to Delhi.

Below is the few information which might help you.

Information for India Gate in Delhi:
Location    : Rajpath, New Delhi 110001
Timings     : Morning to Night
Entry Fees : Free

Other must visit places to see in Delhi:


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