The Story of Hauz-E-Alai | Delhi Walks
One might know Hauz Khas for its dazzling nightlife. But did you know that once it was an evening retreat spot for Alauddin Khilji and there also existed a madrassa? With dotted historical structure and modern cafes and shop, Hauz Khas, which overlooks a large reservoir and lush greenery makes a perfect morning walk for heritage lovers. You might have visited the place many times, but come with us and look at Hauz Khas from a different lens.
Meeting Point: Deer Park Gate No.1
Exclusions: Transportation, Lunch or Dinner, Monument tickets. (25 Rs – Indians; 300 Forigners)
FAQ’s about the event:
Q. Who can join the walk?
A. Any individual, group & family can join the walk
Q. In which language the tours are conducted?
A. Preferably English but Hindi can be used as the requirement of the group.
Q. What happens if we reach late?
A. For the convenience of all attendees we ensure that our walking tours start on time. We highly recommend that you reach the starting location at least 10 minutes before the scheduled starting time for the tour. Please do ensure you reach on time.
Q. I booked a walk with you but I am unable to attend it, can my friend attend the tour in my place?
A. Yes your friend is more than welcome to attend the walk but kindly inform us beforehand.
Q. Do you allow Walk in Guests?
A. No, walk in guests are not allowed. Everyone needs to book the walk prior and need a confirmation.
Q. How will I recognize my Explorer?
A. Contact number is provided. Please call the explorer once you reach the meeting point
Q. What to wear?
A. Please wear weather appropriate clothes and in some areas request you to dress conservatively.
Q. Do I need to carry any beverage for the tour?
A. Yes kindly carry plenty of water for the tour.
About Delhi Walks
Delhi Walks is an experience to celebrate the capital city of Delhi, one of the most historic living cities of the world. Centuries have gone by, Emperors and empires have gone by, but their cities remain. Cross-cultures have come together to create the vibrant city of modern Delhi, and Delhi Walks takes you on a discovery of this multi-layered fabric. Our walks are tailor-made to take you through the nuances of this layered city. We are concept driven, experience driven and take you to the heart of Delhi.
Our focus is to promote Delhi and translate into a global city with the right brand values by engaging individuals, communities and organizations. We help travellers connect with the multicultural soul of the city. We cover a wide variety of themes, ranging from art, architecture, cultural and gastronomic history and the like. We aim to make your city experience holistic, culturally enriching and memorable.
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