The lanes of Old Delhi are strewn with the memories of India’s first struggle of Independence. The advent of colonial rule saw massive rampages and sieges on Delhi that completely disconnected it from its glorious medieval past. It left irrevocable scars on Delhi. Although a failed attempt at independence, an event of utmost sadness and misery, the rebellion of 1857 symbolises bravery, devotion and dedication of all those who lost their lives in seeking independence for India. As a gratitude to our soldiers Delhi walks takes pride in showcasing the artifices of the rebellion through its 1857 heritage walk.
Know about India’s first attempt at colonial liberation, the reasons for the rebellion and the scandalous tales appended to this revolt. Find out if they were true while you traverse through the northern ridge and Kashmere gate area. Find out why Delhi as shahjahanabad was strategic for both the Indian soldiers and the British East India Company. The Walk will take you through places where all the battles took place. Visit the memorial constructed for the Indian and Britishers in support of the English army, the Nicholson cemetery and the oldest extant church of Delhi.
Join Delhi Walks 1857 tour and feed your curious minds with information, stories and facts about the rebellion. Join our unique way of saying thank you to our dedicated soldiers at this walk. Feel free to contact us at email@example.com or call us +91 9899692790 in order to find out which itinerary suits you best. Delhi Walks is an award winning brand which is operated in conjunction with India City Walks and aims to offer best walking experience ever.