The Rashtrapati Bhavan is the official residence of the Indian President in Delhi. It is one of the iconic and largest monuments of India that offers the lush green beauty all around, gardens, courtyard, museums, ceremonial halls and much more. The building has a huge dome on top of it that looks surreal and it offers the great views of the structure with the ponds and trees surrounding it. There are thousands of tourists every year travel to this place to witness the magnificence of Indian Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Tour to Rashtrapati Bhavan for the travellers
The construction of the Rashtrapati Bhavan was started in 1912 and was completed in approximately 17 years with a strength of 750 staff in more than 300 rooms. It remains open for the visitors between 9 am – 4 pm and you can get inside after permission and on a ticket booking at the entrance.
- It comprises of various gardens in circular, triangular and rectangular shapes and offers mesmerizing views of the flowers that bloom in the gardens. There are lots of things to explore including
- The Banquet Hall of Rashtrapati Bhavan which contains the galleries of musicians, lights over the portraits of former presidents that makes it worth a visit.
- You can pay a visit to the Gift Museum that displays the chair of 640 kgs which must be witnessed once.
- You can see the statue of Gautam buddha in the Durbar Hall at the backside of the Rashtrapati Bhavan which belongs to the Gupta Age.
- If you happen to visit here during the month of February, you can visit the promising Mughal garden that remains open for the visitors for a duration of a month.
The huge mansion, imposing structure and the breathtaking gardens make it a major tourists attraction in Delhi. You can indulge in a sightseeing tour to the Rashtrapati Bhavan on a lazy day when you don’t want to take on adventurous tours.
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₹50 per person per Circuit (if less than 30 persons)
₹1200 for a group of 30 persons
₹1200 + 50 per additional visitor for a group of more than 30 persons
Former Name: Viceroy’s House
Construction started: 1912
Construction Completed: 1929
Size: 130 hectare or 321 acre
Floor area: 200,000 sq ft or 19,000 m2
Architect: Edwin Lutyens
No. of rooms: 340
Housed by: The President of India
Monday Closed / Holiday
Tuesday Closed / Holiday
Wedesday Closed / Holiday
Thursday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm