Visit Qutb Minar
Located on the ruins of the Lal Kot, the Red Citadel in the city of Dhillika, the Qutub Minar is one of the major attractions in New Delhi and is the tallest minar in India.
Located on the ruins of the Lal Kot, the Red Citadel in the city of Dhillika, the Qutub Minar is one of the major attractions in New Delhi and is the tallest minar in India. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, made of red sandstone and marble and is surrounded by several other ancient and medieval structures.
The construction of the minar was commissioned by Qutub-ud-din Aibak in the year 1192 and later it was repaired by Firoz Shah Tughlaq and Sikandar Lodi. In the later years the construction was further extended by Iltumish and Allaud — din Khilji. The historical complex of Qutub Minar maintains several mosques, gardens and the iron pillar.
Qutub Minar is located close to the Chattarpur temple complex and the nearest metro stations are ‘Qutub Minar’ and ‘Saket’ (Yellow Line).
Visiting Hours: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Open all days
Timing6:00 a.m to 6 p.m
PREFFERED BYFamilies, Photographers
ENTRY FEE10Rs (Indian) 250Rs (Foreigners)
Best SeasonFebruary - April, August – November
LANGUAGESHindi, English, Urdu and Punjabi