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Red Fort Tours

A true representation of Mughal architecture, the imposing Red Fort had a great significance on the history of Delhi. Discover this red-stone complex of marble palaces, intricate pavilions and landscaped gardens.

This 17th-century fort, built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan, is one of The Indian capital's most imposing sights. It's red sandstone walls rise to over 30 in places, and within you'll discover fascinating monuments to its two centuries as an imperial palace. The Rang Mahal was once part of the imperial harem but it's ornate carvings and marble fountains no longer carry their lavish coats of paint and mirrored mosaics, the Khas Mahal housed the royal apartments and prayer rooms, while the Diwan-e-Khas, was where the Mughal emperors received courtiers and state guests.

Even today, the Red Fort continues it's role as a site for political and national ceremonies – every year on India’s Independence Day, the Prime Minister addresses the nation and hoists the flag from its red sandstone ramparts.

Take one of our India tours and discover the Red Fort, and learn how this vast monument to imperial power connects modern India to its past.

India - Tigers & the Taj Mahal
The magical sight of the Taj Mahal at sunrise - Searching for Ranthambhore's tigers on two safaris - The astounding sights and sounds of New Delhi
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  • 10 days from: £1199pp
  • 5 airports
  • 60 dates available
  • Nov 2019 - Nov 2021
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India's Golden Triangle & Shimla
Watching the sun set (and rise) behind the Taj Mahal - Riding the "toy train" from Kandaghat to Shimla - Searching for Ranthambhore's tigers on two included safaris
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  • 14 days from: £1937.15pp
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  • 6 airports
  • 15 dates available
  • Nov 2019 - Nov 2021
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A Journey Through India - Palace & Fort Stays
Stay in luxurious heritage hotels in spectacular surroundings - Discover the sights of Delhi by rickshaw - Visit Agra's Fort and peerless Taj Mahal
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  • 16 days from: £1954.15pp
  • Was: £2299pp
  • 7 airports
  • 19 dates available
  • Nov 2019 - Nov 2021
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India - Marigold Hotel Experience
Meet local families in Jaipur and Kochi - Tour some of the locations of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - Discover the sights of Old and New Delhi
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  • 16 days from: £2195pp
  • 7 airports
  • 14 dates available
  • Jan 2020 - Nov 2021
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India & Nepal - Tigers, Taj & Temples
Two safaris in search of Ranthambhore's tigers - The Taj Mahal at sunset in Agra - A guided tour of Nepal's captivating capital, Kathmandu
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  • 18 days from: £2691pp
  • Was: £2990pp
  • 8 airports
  • 6 dates available
  • Jan 2020 - Nov 2020
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