City Guide, Delhi
Delhi, officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT),is the largest
metropolis by area and the second-largest metropolis by population in India. It
is the eighth largest metropolis in the world by population with 16.7 million inhabitants
in the Territory as of the 2011 Census.
Delhi the capital of India is a modern city with a historic past. A tour of Delhi
will provide the visitor with much to see and admire from Mughal monuments to modern
malls, from traditional arts and crafts to trendy fashion shows, from skyscrapers
to parks and gardens - Delhi is a city that combines the historic and the modern
in its own unique way.
Culture and entertainment
Delhi culture is very rich and diverse. Deep entrenched in Indian
culture with western influence makes the city very enthralling. Cultural multiplicity
makes the capital affluent in culture. Anyone can feel empathy with this elegant
city which has the most diverse culture in the country.
Over a period of time, Delhi has developed many new multiplexes and cinema halls.
These cinema halls screen latest Hollywood and Bollywood movies. For music lovers,
Delhi offers classical music both Indian and Western to Indi - Pop.
Shopping in Delhi is one of the most pleasurable and exciting experiences among
shopping freaks. There is a vast array of shopping markets in and around Delhi.
Visitors from all over India as well as abroad enjoy their shopping at Delhi. Shopping
ranges from jewelries, carpets, invaluable stones to bamboo works, handicrafts,
garments, potteries and so on. The three major shopping spots in Delhi are the Connaught
Place, Karol Bagh and Chandni Chowk markets.