The new parking space has been built opposite the main gate of the Qutub Minar complex at the same spot where the older one existed.
In line with an integrated development programme, the area surrounding Qutub Minar is getting a revamp.
The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) may have announced free entry for women visitors at its protected monuments, reports say.
Delhi, the capital city of India, may seem a little overwhelming for first-timers, with its tidal wave of heat, traffic, energy, and abundance of fun things to do. It is home to spellbinding mosques, forts, and monuments left over from the Mughal rulers that once occupied the city. There’s an immense contrast between the rambling Old Delhi and the well planned New Delhi, and you’re sure to have a wonderful time exploring both.
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Explore Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb and Red Fort Complex- the three Unesco World Heritage Sites of the capital…
In the twelfth edition of this series on Indian monuments by Sahapedia, Paromita Shastri looks at the Qutub complex, which presents an amalgamation of several architectural styles in India-Persian, Arabic and Indian-that later came to be known as Indo-Saracenic. The famed Qutub Minar itself has braved natural calamities and disastrous preservation efforts to continue as one of India’s most identifiable monuments.
The UNESCO World heritage site depicts a 73-metre tall tapering tower with five storeys, a 14.3 metres base diameter that reduces to 2.7 metres at the top of the peak.
The Indian Minister of State for Culture and Tourism Prahalad Singh Patel on Saturday inaugurated the first-ever architectural LED illumination at the…
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A look at the winning and shortlisted images from the 2018 Historic Photographer of the Year contest, which celebrates the beauty of cultural sites around the world from the Taj Mahal to the Red Sands Forts.
With so much cultural heritage tied to one monument, it would be a shame to visit and not appreciate the story or history behind it. We’ve got you covered.
Visit Mehrauli – the oldest living quarter of Delhi, full of ruins that tell their own stories, ancient temples amidst chic boutiques and eateries.
Catch a glimpse of the 12th-century Delhi Sultanate masterclass at this historic Qutub Minar. From the Iron Pillar of Delhi to Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque, see the Qutub complex in all its entirety.
At the National Tourism Awards held in Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi, Qutub Minar begged an award for being the best monument for differently-abled, while Ahmedabad and Mandu were jointly declared the ‘Best Heritage City’ in the country. These awards were presented by Union Tourism Minister K.J Alphons.
UNESCO World Heritage City Ahmedabad and Mandu were Thursday jointly declared as the ‘Best Heritage City’, while Qutub Minar bagged the top award in the differently-abled friendly monument category at the National Tourism Awards here.
This complete guide to Delhi’s Qutub Minar reveals the mysteries surrounding it, how to visit it, and what else to do nearby.
Bat poop and bird droppings are spelling nightmare for the centuries-old Qutub Minar in Delhi, following which the ASI has started work on replacing its old wooden doors and windows, a senior…