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India Gate

| Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001, India
91-11-23365358
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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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  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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| Near Connaught Place New Delhi, New Delhi 110001, India
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Reviewed today via mobile

India gate is a memorial to the fallen in the First World War. It is an impressive structure and there is a wide avenue with the Secretariat and Parliament Building at the other end. It tends to be busy and is popular either the locals...More

Thank Robin M
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Reviewed today via mobile

It is a memorable place in the history of India. India gate has many name printed on it. All that names are of army officers who will die for our country. It also have garden near it to spend time.

Thank Sheela S
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Reviewed today via mobile

What an impressive structure to memorize the 70,000 plus souls lost. The views from this location Dow through the gate to the parliament buildings very impressive. A must stop off and mingle with the locals and to enjoy

Thank Stav S
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So you will see this place crowded with all balloons seller, candy sellers,golgappe walas and everything. People usually come here on weekends to enjoy. This is really a good place for your family outings.

Thank Minakshi5
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Every Delhiite definitely had spent nights at India Gate. Up for a long drive and craving for ice cream, drive to India Gate and sit in the open parks and have snacks and Ice creams. The perfect place for families, friends and couples. Have a...More

Thank Akkshay J
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took a Tuc tuc from Main Bazar that cost 70rp, I don’t know if is a fare price but we tried to bargain from 150rp. We arrived to India Gate and a lot of people try to sell their stuff or services like photography.

Thank Andrea B
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

India Gate like all memorable place for the one who fought for freedom against conquering countries. It is a place to remember who fought to be a free country. It’s crowded and you would like to feel the Indian atmosphere by doing a picnic with...More

Thank Salahita
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's nice surroundings. You can buy ice cream and have henna done here. Nice to see families out etc.

Thank ohhyper1
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an impressive war memorial to the 70,000 who died mainly in WWI. Earlier in the day it is not as busy.

Thank yns_10
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not bad but air pollution is really bad and when i arrived here i paid almost 50rupee uber idk the price is right

Thank jae hyeun J
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Stewartson A
20 April 2018|
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Response from Kaushik G | Reviewed this property |
There are no charges to visit India Gate. It is free and can be visited anytime of the day.
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Sudeep Kumar P
20 January 2018|
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Response from Jordan1964 | Reviewed this property |
I was there Sunday and it was closed already, for the Independence Day celebrations.
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Sudeep Kumar P
19 January 2018|
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Response from GRIMS | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but such places will be probably on shut down.
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