India Gate

The India Gate is war memorial of 82000 soldiers who died during 1914 - 1921 in First World War in France and is located in New Delhi.

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By Air

The nearest Airport to India Gate Delhi is IGI. It is only 12.6 Kilometres.

By Train

The nearest Railway Station to India Gate is in 'New Delhi Railway Station', It is only 5.7 kilometers away.

By Bus

The nearest bus stop to India Gate is Baroda House, It is only 2.9 kilometers away.

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India Gate, New Delhi, Delhi

The India Gate is a war memorial of 82000 soldiers who died during 1914 - 1921 in the First World War in France and is located in New Delhi.

India Gate Delhi is one of the most well-known monuments. India Gate's foundation stone was laid in 1920, and the structure was unveiled in 1933. The height of India Gate is 42m (134.4ft) tall and 9.1m wide. The India Gate was built by Edwin Lutyens, and was dedicated to all Indian soldiers of the British Army who died in World War I. Another memorial, the Amar Jawan Jyoti, was added later and was dedicated to soldiers who died in the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war.

The India Gate is flanked by lush green lawns, a popular picnic spot, especially in the afternoons and evenings of winter and summer. Morning and evening walkers also use the wide roads surrounding India Gate. There is also a small pond nearby where boating can be enjoyed.

Things to do in India Gate

1. Morning walk

Immersing yourself in the magnificent layout of the structure and the surrounding area is a wonderful way to start the day. Early morning walks on Rajpath, where India Gate is located, are popular among tourists, seniors, and joggers.

2. Enjoy a picnic

The India Gate Delhi is not only a morning destination, but it is also a place where people come to spend quality time with their sweethearts or families and have picnics.

3. Attend the Light Show

Every night at night, India Gate gleams with a magnificent light show adorned by the flow of water in fountains planted nearby. This makes for an unforgettable sight and eye candy.

4. Do photographs

India Gate Delhi attracts a large crowd of history buffs and architecture fans due to its structure, which also serves as a popular scenic destination.

India Gate Timings 2023

India Gate can be visited at any time of day or night. Boating hours are restricted from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. The light show runs from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m.

India Gate Entry Fees

There is no entry fee.

India Gate Location

Kartavya Path, India Gate, New Delhi, Delhi 110001

India Gate Nearest Metro Station

India Gate is closest to the Central Secretariat Metro station. This metro station is located 2.3 kilometers from India Gate.

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