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Free Tour "Mehrauli Archaeological park" and its heritage ruins.

Your Guru: Brahm prakash
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  • Delhi
  • Available in English
  • 2h and 30min

About the Guru

A local well versed with the history and the culture of my city. It shall be a pleasure for me to assist those who wish to explore and understand India.

A local well versed with the history and the culture of my city. It shall be a pleasure for me to assist those who wish to explore and understand India.

About the Tour

"Mehrauli Archaeological park", a Historic site encompassing many heritage ruins.
Unravel the various historical layers of Delhi with this unique local tour. Discover plenty of monuments & ruins scattered over there belonging to different dynasties ruling over Delhi. Also be amzed to know that your are exploring the spots where where no one dare to tread during the night time as they are considered to be among the most haunted spots of Delhi. Also be lucky to Spot various species of exotic Birds hidden among the dense greenery and woods. Spooky and fun , aren't they?

  • Meet the walk leader outside the Qutub Minar Metro Train Station Exit Gate: Our knowledgeable guide well versed in the history and heritage of the place. He will startoff with a brief history about the place and relics. Time to discover the ruins of historic “Mehrauli Archeological park”. Delhi’s fascinating layers of history lies bare in front of you. Sail through through centuries of the Delhi's past, while our walk leader narrates the stories about the ancient monuments. 
  • Metcalf Canopy: A unique canopy perched on the peak of a hilly mound , was built in 1850s by british scholar "Charles Metcalfe" as a ‘folly’. It is called a folly as folly is a relatively new building actually meant to look like old. With a backdrop of a  picturesque landscape, the folly looks so charming. Structurally build like a hexagon.
  • Rajon Kee Baoli: A breathtaking stepwell (locally called a "Baoli"), This baoli is named "Rajon ki Baoli" after spooky stone masons who resided in its underground chambers. The baoli has a vertical shaft for drawing water and side by side has hollow passageways with small chambers to beat the heat during Indian summers. This spot is considered to be most haunted place of Delhi during the latenight hours.
  • Jamali Kamali Mosque: This ancient mosque and tomb built in red sandstone belonged to a saint with huge local following. Again people stay away from this spot in the late evenings and it is considered to be haunted with plenty of stories about the ghostly encounters and mishaps.

END: Now the group along with the walk leader Walks back to the Qutub Minar Metro Station and tour ends.
NOTE: Those who wish to travel to and return from the walk spot safely and comfortably in a private car, they can seek help from us for the same and we shall arrange.

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: Walk leader stands right outside exit gate the Metro train station , he can be easily spotted by the riders exiting the station.

Frequently asked questions

Accessibility:
The tour is not suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Large groups:
Large group bookings are not accepted.
Minimum of attendees:
No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour to take place.
Pets:
The tour is not suitable for pets.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

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lucy
01 Feb 2022 Calgary
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Travelled alone - Jan 2022

It was a treat for the eyes to see so many ancient monuments lying bare. some of them were half buried under the sands of time. Mr Brahm explained about them sufficiently. A breathtaking "stepwell" was the highlight of our tour.

Response from Brahm prakash
Hi Lucy, it was a great day with you and honor to serve you...many thanks for this motivating review of your...best regards
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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!