About the city:India’s lively capital, Delhi, is a melting-pot of people from all parts of the country. With its unique blend of diverse cultures and traditions, it can make any traveller feel at home!
Airports and Railways: The Indira Gandhi International Airport is the only airport in the capital state with two terminals. Terminal 1 is for domestic flights and terminal 3 is for international flights. Delhi has four major railway stations: New Delhi Railway station, Old Delhi, Delhi Cantonment and Hazrat Nizamuddin.
Hotels and Restaurants: If you are looking for luxury, Delhi has enough options. The Leela Palace Kempinski, The Taj Mahal Hotel, The Oberoi, Hyatt Regency and The Imperial are the top five luxury hotels in Delhi. Delhi has so many restaurants; you’d be hard pressed to choose a favourite. From Hauz Khas village, with its trendy and boutique eateries to Karim’s, near Jama Masjid, who serves traditional Mughlai cuisine Delhi has many mouth-watering stops for foodies. You can also grab a bite at Delhi Haat, with food stalls from each Indian state, or indulge in paranthas of all kinds at Paranthe Wali Gali in Chandni Chowk.
Markets: Delhi is a shopper’s delight! From the flea markets of Sarojini Nagar and Janpath to every brand imaginable at its glittering malls, Delhi has it all. Head to Delhi Haat for traditional handicrafts and to Chandni Chowk for beautiful and reasonably priced jewellery.
City Transportation: From autos, buses to rickshaws to the ubiquitous metro, Delhi roads are extremely well-connected.
Must-See Places: India Gate, Lotus Temple, Lodi Garden, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar, Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah, Red Fort and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib—this city has an endless number of visual treats!
Climate of Delhi: From the month of April to June, Delhi welcomes summer and in July it’s blessed with the monsoon. October is the start of autumn which slowly leads to the winter by the end of November. Do remember that the weather tends to get extreme in the capital city: during summers the temperatures can hit up to 45 degrees Celsius and winters can get as cold as minus one Celsius!