Half Day Tour of Gandhi’s Journey in Delhi

CITY - New Delhi

Mahatma Gandhi

Overview:

Take part in a memorable journey through the life and death of Mahatma Gandhi, the legendary leader. Learn how he helped inspire India’s independence movement as you follow in his footsteps.

Learn Gandhi’s Journey in Delhi

Tour/Activity Highlights:

  • Set off on a guided adventure around Delhi to uncover the history of Mahatma Gandhi
  • Make your way to the historic Birla House, the home where the civil rights innovator was staying when he was killed
  • Explore the exhibits inside the National Gandhi Museum for a deeper look into the man’s life.
  • Visit Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum, get to know the story behind the assassination of the First Women Prime Minister of India.

 

Full description:

At the start of the trip your guide will pick you up from your Hotel at 10:00 AM and travel with an Air-con Vehicle.

Your Journey starts with a visit to Gandhi Smriti (Gandhi Memorial) where Gandhi spent the last 144 days of his life and where he was assassinated on 30th January 1948. Visit the museum here associated with life and death of Gandhi.

Next, Visit the Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum. Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum was the residence of the former Prime Minister of India (First Women Prime Minister of India). It was later converted into a museum. One can see the collection of rare photographs of the Nationalist movement, the personal moments of the Nehru-Gandhi family and her childhood.

Continue to Raj Ghat, Located on the bank of River Yamuna. Raj Ghat is a memorial to Gandhi inscribed with the words “Hey Ram” last words uttered by Gandhi. This is the place where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated.

Your next and the final stop is National Gandhi Museum which has a rich collection of original books, journals and documents, photographs, audio-video visuals closely related to Mahatma Gandhi.

At the end of the trip, get dropped off back to the Hotel or You are free to explore the city on your own.