Tomb of Safdarjung is a garden tomb in New Delhi, India, made of marble and sandstone and built in late 18th century as mausoleum of Safdarjung, a statesman who remained the Wazir ul-Hindustan (Prime Minister of India) during the reign of Ahmad Shah Bahadur. This mausoleum built by Safdarjung’s son…
This sight is often overlooked as it is smaller than its neighboring Humayun's Tomb, however due to this it's never crowded and very peaceful. Perfect place to take some photographs with barely any people around.
Safdarjung's Tomb is the last enclosed garden tomb in Delhi in the tradition of Humayun's Tomb, though it if far less grand in scale. It was built in 1753- 54.
“Trade fair and exhibition centre in central-Delhi. There is a multi-cuisine food-court as well. 18 mins. by Metro”
Point of Interest
“Old Fort also formerly called Shergarh & Sher Fort is one of the oldest forts in Delhi, India. The site has been continuously inhabited for 2,500 years and remains dating from the pre-Mauryan period have been found. The present citadel was begun in the time of Humayun and its construction continued under Sher Shah Suri. The site is often identified with the site of Indraprastha, the capital of the kingdoms of the Pandavas from the Mahabharata.”
Place of Worship
“A spiritual place in itself, visit this Sufi shrine on a Thursday night to see the Qawwali (it can get crowded, but it's worth it to experience at least once). ”