Striving for Delhi’s soul? Welcome aboard. Indulge in Old Delhi’s new journey with Delhi Walks perfectly designed tours. Purani Dilli or erstwhile Shahjahanabad is the soul of Delhi. Former metropolis of Shahjahan, Old Delhi pertains to today’s Chandini chowk area. A concoction of labyrinth lanes cluttered with people, cars, two-wheelers and rickshaws, this ancient capital and market of Mughals is a foodoholic’s and shopaholic’s dream destination.
The Old Delhi of today is home to innumerable ancient and medieval monuments, mosques, gurudwaras, churches that highlight the secular past of the locality. It’s markets and eateries reflect on a well-developed exchange and food tradition in the past. Some of the markets of this area are as old as 17th century. The rich past of Delhi comes to life in this strikingly opposite section of Delhi. It has something for each one of you. Witness this rustic part of Delhi like a local and know the insiders of this place with Delhi Walks well-crafted tours.
Witness the Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Sisganj gurudwara, Digambara Jaina temple, Fatehpuri Masjid to explore the historical side of Old Delhi. Traverse Dariba and Kinari Baazar for silver jewelleries, ethnic jewelleries, decorative borders, traditional clothes and wedding garments. The inexpensive markets are sure to attract the shopaholics. Buy aromatic and whole spices from the spice market of Chandini Chowk. Finally, indulge in the tasteful stuffed breads offered at Paranthe Waali Gali for a complete experience. Try the melt in the mouth street food- chaat, golgappe, tikka, kebab, Afghani pulao, rabri and jalebi for a satisfying food experience. Meet traditional families and witness Old Delhi through their eyes. Eat, Learn and Enjoy.
Try our guided walks for the best Old Delhi experience. Join us to see Delhi from a local’s perspective for a wholesome experience.