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Red Fort (Lal Quila)

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Red Fort, New Delhi Admission Ticket with Optional Transportation
from US$8.00*
Red Fort, New Delhi Admission Ticket with Optional Transportation
from US$8.00*
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This 17th century fort was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and served as the capital of the Mughals until 1857.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
Chandni Chowk
+91 11 2334 4253
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is good place for enjoying picnic and historical study anout the mugal emperors. It architectural and arts are attracted every people.

Thank aks260369
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place really stands out and is very difficult to miss. It is huge and very busy. We drove past in a small tourist bus, requiring the driver to to do a u-turn in six lanes of moving traffic terrifying me half to death. .......More

Thank Sue_Morrison
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Kids were excited to see Lal Qila as seen in TV many times when PM Unfurled the Tri Color. Each section of this fort is part of history. We parked our car get in electric vehicle-to reach there. Not so far could have walked. Washroom...More

Thank Anurag S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visiting Red fort is always a great experience to re-learn about mughal history and atrocities created and meted out by the British empire. Lot happened in that era against humanity

Thank anand51
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A brilliant architectural beauty is a historical fort in Delhi, Red Fort which was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal Dynasty for more than 200 years. The Mughal families lived there until 1857.

Thank gyanendrashukla11
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed the architecture - some parts were under construction and it is a big site so you could spend half a day just looking around and having a picnic on the lawn... It was a very hot day when we were there and...More

Thank Maryke W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the most famous historic buildings in India - The Red fort which attracts visitors large number of tourists. It looks quite good from outside but inside out of just like any other large fort. Not a must visit, but still good.

Thank Piyush T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Red Fort is steeped in Mughal history. It is a must to visit. I suggest it is best to have arranged a guide to walk you through and give the history , this way you can make the most of your visit

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to visit site lunchtime Friday but told the full site was closed for rest of day. Couldn’t establish if this was a one off or normal so check any Friday planned visit first. Traffic to get to fort is horrendous..park as far away as...More

Thank VinnieLondon_SE2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the first place I ever went to that had a moat. When they built this fort they had many plans to defend from enemy attacks!

Thank Glenn S
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14 September 2018|
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Response from Rahul2604 | Reviewed this property |
The one at Agra is far better.Many parts of Delhi red fort was destroyed during 1857 mutiny,also after the mutiny British made Redfort a cantonment and made many building after that,now you will find more British... More
2 April 2018|
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Response from nancyjdupree2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes ...took many cell phone pics