Being the capital city of the country, Delhi offers a lot of things for people who visit. This vibrant city doesn’t disappoint anyone because it has something for everyone. There are museums, eateries, monuments, malls and religious sites. You can pick according to your interests and tour plan. Many people accuse Delhi of being unsafe. But if you plan your trip well, you will have a wonderful time. In fact, the people of Delhi are welcoming and friendly.
Here are some handy tips to make your Delhi trip fun and memorable –
The first thing you must worry about when you are in Delhi is finding a good place to stay. There are many hotels all around the city and you can pick one according to your budget and preferences. If you intend to travel a lot, you can pick one of the hotels near Delhi railway station. Once you have booked your hotel for the stay, you can now plan your schedule peacefully.
If you do not have a proper itinerary, then you are just wasting your time in this big city. Delhi is a large city with huge traffic. You will need more time to travel from one place to another. So, plan your tour early and start your day soon. If you are staying for three days make sure you cover old Delhi on one day, north Delhi on one day and south Delhi on one day. When you go out on sightseeing, cover all the places are near at one go instead of moving around the entire stretch of the city to randomly see places.
If there is one thing that you should not worry when you are in Delhi, then it is the food. Delhi is not just the capital of the country, it is the food capital of the country too. You can get all cuisines and all types of food in this city. You also do not have to worry about the budget because from five star restaurants to road side stall, everyone serves tasty and authentic desi food. Try the local delights like cholebature, panipuri, bread pakoda, samosa, paratha and jalebi.
As Delhi is a large city, you will have to travel a lot while you are sightseeing. There are many options that you can choose from. You can either use the affordable public transportation or rent a vehicle. Under public transportation there are local buses, metro train and taxis. You can also book your own cab for the entire tour, but that is going to be heavy on your pocket. If you are using metro or government buses, don’t forget to carry a guide book with you which lists all the vehicles, routes and their timings.
Most of the visitors who come to India visit this glorious city first. True its reputation, Delhi welcomes its guests with colour, diversity and warmth. Just like fascinating cities like Paris and Rome, Delhi too offer so much for its tourists. When you have had a nice stay and pack up to return home, you will certainly have some memorable moments with you.