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Red Fort (Lal Quila)

Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
+91 99491 59139
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This 17th century fort was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and served as the capital of the Mughals until 1857.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Netaji Subhash Marg, New Delhi 110002, India
Chandni Chowk
+91 99491 59139
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Reviewed today via mobile

There is an entrance fee for the Red Fort. If you are feeling flustered due to the chaos of car horns and beggars, you can retreat to the fort for some peace and quiet. Nicely kept grounds some exhibits for history.

Thank Kenny C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Red Fort is always a pleasure to visit to admire and get mystified what kind of planning and detailing went into all this for every aspect and no technology was used!!

Thank RajiveKhanna
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You can visit this if you want to show the heritage of mugals to your children......Visit when weather is pleasant only.......

Thank arun s
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was horrible experience. Red Fort organises a musical show in evening..... They charge for it but do not gv any facilities. . Carry a ODOMAS and your own fan otherwise mosquitoes will eat u as much they can...

Thank Mohit P
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal dynasty for nearly 200 years, until 1857; it was also the site where the British put the last Mughal Emperor on trial before exiling him to Rangoon in 1858. Consider to spend at lest...More

Thank MikeFlox
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Red fort is the historical fort of Delhi ..very large fort..having red colour wall..u feel like u r in past when mughal were there..very clean surrounding and well planed area..

Thank durex p
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was my first visit to Delhi and how can i miss visiting Lal Keella (Red Fort). It feels great to be here and take first hand experience of what you have been hearing and studying about it. Built during Mughal Dynasty, the fort was...More

Thank Santosh J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Red fort is nice place .lal killa is a most favorite place. In republic day our pm speak here. It's made mugal samrajye...

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A tourist hot spot, a must visit when in Delhi ,The UNESCO has named the Red Fort as a world heritage site for its historical and cultural significance. Don’t expect a palace type interior when you visit this place but the architecture is really amazing,...More

Thank Abdul R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The RED FORT was built by the Emperor Shah Jehan of the Mughal dynasty who moved the capital of his empire from Agra to Delhi. It housed the Diwan ai Aam - the meeting place of the emperor with the commoners and the Diwan ai...More

Thank RohitasavaChand
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If you book the tickets online, are you required to carry the ORIGINAL Photo ID proof at the entrance?
3 April 2017|
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Response from chandersabharwal | Reviewed this property |
Well, it is not likely mandatory but for security reasons, if you have a photo ID like a driving license or passport or another legal document, it is a good idea to keep it with you safely on your person and show if asked... More
Arnab B
Hello, Can I please get locations & cost of car parking for visiting Red Fort? Thanks in advance.
25 March 2017|
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Response from Sheetal K | Reviewed this property |
Hi ! Car parking is very convenient and hassle free unlike at other places in Delhi. When you reach Red Fort, there is a big ground near it for car parking. You need not worry as any traffic cop standing at traffic light... More
Is it a good idea to visit the fort with a toddler? Is it pram friendly?
17 December 2016|
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Response from debjitsanyal | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is a good idea to visit Red Fort with a toddler. It is pram friendly also. Although the security may object in certain area of the Fort, because of security reasons.