Along with rich heritage and prosperous history, spirituality is something where India has special place in the world. India has 330 million Gods and Goddesses, and more than this number of temples are located across the country. However, there are some temples that have superior tourism value along with their religious importance.
In the Delhi One Day Trip, we’ll explore some of the popular temples located in the National Capital of Delhi. These temples are not just prime religious places but are also frequented due to their excellent architecture. The journey starts from your hotel or Indira Gandhi International Airport and ends at the same place after spending a day amidst the best of Indian spirituality.
Pick Up: After Breakfast your tour guide and chauffeur will pick you up from your hotel or from Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi. Ride into an air conditioned car and start exploring the majestic sites and temples of Delhi.
Akshardham Temple or Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple is one of the most beautiful temples in the entire world. Located in the heart of Delhi, this temple is dedicated to Swaminarayan, a spiritual guru in India.
The temple was opened for public on 6-Nov-2005 and today it attracts more than 70 percent of the tourists coming to Delhi. Beautifully situated on the banks of river Yamuna, the temple is an excellent example of ancient Hindu style of architecture. The temple premise includes a huge temple and a few beautiful gardens where you may spend some time.
Lakshmi Narayan Temple or popularly known as Birla Temple, is a beautiful temple located in New Delhi. The temple is dedicated to Hindu Deity Narayan (Vishnu) and his consort Goddess Lakshmi. Since the temple was built by rich Indian business family, The Birla Family, the temple is also known as Birla Temple.
The temple premise contains a huge temple dedicated to Lakshmi-Narayan a few other temples dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Krishna and Lord Buddha. A huge garden and Indian sculptures make the temple an ideal tourist destination.
Lunch: Time to enjoy some delicious food from Delhi at a place of your choice.
Sai Baba Temple is a renowned spiritual figure in India and has thousands of temples dedicated to him, but the most important one among all is the one located on Lodhi Road, Delhi. The religious value of this temple is so high that thousands of people offer their prayers there every single day.
The temple premise covers a huge area containing a huge temple of Sai Baba and some other important places. During the hours of prayers, the entire atmosphere becomes hypnotic that takes you to another world.
Lotus Temple built in the shape of Lotus Flower and have won hundreds of awards for its unbelievable architecture, the Lotus Temple in Delhi isn’t like just another temple. The temple comes under the Baha’i House of Worship, a house that is above any religion boundaries.
Lotus Temple is the most frequented temple in Delhi and is also one of the most visited buildings in the entire world, as per the CNN Report of 2001. A huge temple premise is covered with 27 marble petals and has 9 entrance gates. The temple was opened on 24-December-1986 for public and soon became the most popular tourist destination in Delhi.
With Lotus Temple, our Delhi One Day Trip ends here. Our representative will drop you back at your hotel or airport for your next destination.