8 Best Tours In New Delhi, India - Updated 2023

best tours in new delhi

New Delhi is a city that is covered with mysteries that need to be unwrapped; a place full of history to be read over and over again. Its colorful beauty, magical aura, and free-spirited nature have made people fall in love with Delhi and that is the reason they call it “Dilwale” city. Being a metropolitan city, it has become home to the people coming from every corner of India. While Old Delhi keeps you in awe of the brilliant Mughal architecture work, New Delhi showcases how metro life looks. Here are some of the tours that you should take if you are in New Delhi:

1. India’s Golden Triangle 4-Day Tour From New Delhi (USD 297 / 19,155.07 INR)

Jama Masjid, Delhi, main facade
Source: Photo by user Dennis Jarvis used under CC BY-SA 2.0

In the Golden Triangle 4-day Tour, you will get a chance to explore 3 main cities: Delhi, Jaipur, and Agra. On the first day, you will be in Delhi visiting the Jama Masjid, the Presidential House of India, Raj Ghat, India Gate, Humayun’s Tomb, and Chandni Chowk. On the second day, you will go to Agra and you will first witness the Sikandar Fort, and will be taken to the Agra Fort built out of red sandstone. On the third day, you will be taken to Taj Mahal, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then you will be taken to Fatehpur Sikri on your way to Jaipur. It was built in honor of Saint Sheikh Salim Chisti. Then on the fourth day, you will be going to the Amber Fort in Jaipur. After that, you will visit the Hawa Mahal, which consists of 953 windows that are intricately decorated. Your last visit on the tour will be Jantar Mantar, which is a great monument that has 14 geometrical instruments used in calculating eclipses, time etc.

India’s Golden Triangle 4-Day Tour From New Delhi

Price: USD 297 / 19,155.07 INR


2. Private Taj Mahal at Sunrise and Agra Day Tour from Delhi (from USD 68.0)

You can experience the most beautiful places in Agra on this 14-hour private day trip. You need to wake up early in the morning and you will be picked up from your hotel. The first destination will be the Taj Mahal to see how the majestic palace looks under the beautiful rising sun. Then you will be served breakfast and next up is the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Agra Fort where you can admire the red sandstone the fort is made out of as your guide explains the beautiful history. Finally, you will get free time to shop at your own expense. I am sure this will be an exciting tour for you.

Delhi to Agra Private Day Tour with Sunrise at the Taj Mahal

Duration: 13 hours

335 reviews

3. Private 8-Hour Tour of New Delhi (79 USD / 5,095.12 INR)

Safdarjung Tomb New Delhi
Source: Photo by Wikimedia Commons user Berenika used under CC BY-SA 3.0

On this private 8 hour tour of New Delhi, you will be with a local English-speaking tour guide who will guide you through Delhi exploring it in your own way. In this tour, you will be taken to Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb, Raj Ghat add the famous Chandni Chowk market. In the market, you can enjoy shopping for jewelry, arts, handicrafts, fabrics, clothing etc.

Private 8-Hour Tour of New Delhi

Price: 79 USD / 5,095.12 INR


4. New Delhi Ayurvedic Massage Therapy Session (56 USD / 3,611.73 INR)

Posted by Auraveda Wellness Centre, New Delhi on Sunday, 5 March 2017

In a massage therapy session, you will be taken to a renowned Ayurvedic center in the city and you will be taken good care of. Ayurveda is an alternative medicine that mainly relies on naturopathic therapies. Today, it is renowned throughout the world as a natural means to treat disease using the curative properties found in plants. The Ayurvedic massage you get here will help improve your blood circulation, relieve fatigue, and improve your immune system. The trained therapists here will give you an unforgettable experience of oil massage.

New Delhi Ayurvedic Massage Therapy Session

Price: 56 USD / 3,611.73 INR


5. New Delhi Cooking Class (77.33 USD / 4,987.41 INR)

Posted by Perfect Cookery Classes on Sunday, 20 September 2015

If you are a food lover, especially for Indian Food, then this tour is for you. Get ready to unveil the secret of real Indian cuisine on this 4-hour lunch or dinner cooking class in New Delhi. In this class, you will be taken to a professional kitchen and will meet a friendly expert chef who specializes in teaching the secrets of Indian cuisine to cooking novices. You will learn a variety of recipes that are easy to make back home. Your chef will provide guidance on every step as you create the dishes.

New Delhi Cooking Class

Price: 77.33 USD / 4,987.41 INR


6. Taj Mahal and Agra City Overnight Trip from New Delhi (from USD 174.0)

Taj Mahal reflection on Yamuna river, Agra
Source: Photo by user www.viajar24h.com used under CC BY 2.0

Commence your 2-day trip in pure comfort and step out to experience the amazing views of the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and sunset point. You will also be taken to Fatehpur Sikri. On the first day of the trip, you will be taken to Agra from New Delhi. On that day, you will be visiting the Agra Fort and Baby Taj. On the second day of the trip, you will be taken to the Taj Mahal to marvel at its beauty. After that, you will be taken to Fatehpur Sikri on your way back to New Delhi.

From Delhi: Overnight Taj Mahal & Agra City Tour by Car

Duration: 2.0 day

62 reviews

7. Hour, Old Delhi Food Tour 2017 (from USD 70.0)

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Posted by Delhi Food Walks on Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Explore the culinary delights of Old Delhi with this food tour. During this trip you will be taken to nine different food spots including small street vendors and a 100-year-old restaurant. Throughout the tour, the guide will explain different items you will be eating and there would be around 10 to 15 items and all the food items are safe and can be modified as per your request.

Old Delhi Food Tour

Duration: 4 hours

73 reviews

8. Delhi Super Saver: Hop On Hop Off Tour (from USD 9.0)

Humayun Tomb, Delhi, running fountain
Source: Photo by user Dennis Jarvis used under CC BY-SA 2.0

The Delhi Hop On Hop Off Tour gives you a comprehensive overview of how astonishing New Delhi is. You can visit ancient monuments located throughout the city. You can book the tour with a 1-day pass or 2-day pass as per your convenience and you can visit all 22 spots located in the city with a 2-day pass. You travel in an air conditioned bus throughout your tour and reach the monuments in comfort. Inside the bus, you can get information through the speakers giving information about each spot. This tour is just 3.5 hours in its entirety and it’s a relaxing tour.

Delhi Super Saver: Sightseeing Tour by HOHO Bus

Duration: 8 to 10 hours

96 reviews

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Every tour will take you on another more exciting adventure. You should never miss taking the above-listed tours if you are in New Delhi. I would definitely recommend you book yourself into one or more and get ready to explore every place in New Delhi. I am sure you will have great fun on these tours.

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