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Address: | Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001, India
Phone Number:
91-11-23365358
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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The India Gate, built in 1931 and designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, was...

The India Gate, built in 1931 and designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, was inspired by the Arc de Triomphe. It commemorates India's war dead and houses an eternal flame.

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A hot place to visit in summer

The lovely view of India gate and the road across is a retreat for ur eyes, especially when u visit in winter... Summer is very harsh in Delhi and the place is Messier too, with... read more

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Madhavan N
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Chidambaram, India
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Chidambaram, India
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8 reviews
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The lovely view of India gate and the road across is a retreat for ur eyes, especially when u visit in winter... Summer is very harsh in Delhi and the place is Messier too, with too much crowd, Street venters and unclean surrounding..

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New Delhi, India
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Yes its actually our Nation's Pride. India gate is one of thr few architect not only in delhi but the entire country which stand alone from the rest. Was built as a war memorial, this place is a big tourist destination also. It has Amar Jawan Jyoti inside the 4 walls. We as a citizen of India hav proud on... More 

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I have been there for 2-3 times till date and everytime I just got this place as full of enthusiasm for countrys best feel , quite patriotic feel I would say. This place has a great historical value as everyone knows it very well and I am sure it is the most popular destination for everyone who is coming to... More 

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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If you have seen the Arc de Triomphe in Paris it's pretty much the same .... it stands tall and military stands guard underneath the memorial. There are lots of tourists here as well as lots of vendors of different food snacks and drinks and souvenirs. Typical sales efforts of the hawkers but they were respectful when you say you... More 

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Jodhpur, India
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A monument of India's pride and honour, stands tall to honour those brave men who sacrificed their lives for their mother land in world war 2. Names of all brave hearts who martyred in the war are inscribed on the stone gate. with eternal flame burning beneath it and guards standing tall at all times to guard it. It should... More 

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War memorial for fallen soldiers. Under maintenance by defence. Immaculately maintained. Beautiful architecture and historical monuments. Must see in Delhi

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Place of respect, enthusiasm and immense inspiration. Hear the silence of the "Veer Jyoti" (lamp). A must visit on the list.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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We reached India gate during evening time. The sun to utmost adds more beauty to the gate during sunset time. And we didn't felt too hot during evening time though it was mid of may.

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BUT..,,, its a bit crowded with so many photographers offering their services... dirty and not well maintain access and garden around. Good to see anyway

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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The India Gate, is a war memorial located at Rajpath, of New Delhi, India, formerly called Kingsway. India Gate is a memorial to soldiers of the Indian Army who died in the period in the First World War, in France, originally called the All India War Memorial, it has historical and and sentimental importance and is visited by hundreds of... More 

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