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guided hike

Delhi's Forest to the Walled City Walk

guided hike

Delhi's Forest to the Walled City Walk

16 reviews
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English
guided hike

Delhi's Forest to the Walled City Walk

guided hike

Delhi's Forest to the Walled City Walk

16 reviews
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food, Drinks, Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Delhi's green lung is a sprawling, less explored, city forest area in New Delhi. It is spread over an area of 783 acres. It is one of the most thickly wooded areas of the city's green lungs and is home to several species of birds and wildlife. We shall be stopping by at the viewing tower that offers a 360 degrees view of the lush green expanse. Witness some spectacular aerial views of the green canopy The forest is brimming with herbs and medicinal plants that are often used in our ancient Indian Ayurveda medicine. Learn interesting details about some of them as we navigate the trail. We shall explore the ruins of the Lal Kot wall that dates back to 731 AD and enjoy the refreshing views of the famous Qutub Minar, Adham Khan's Tomb and the green canopy of the vast forest. Thereafter we make our way to the adjoining Mehrauli village that was a part of the ancient walled city. Explore the lanes of the busy bazaar and taste some freshly cooked, delicious local fare that is a hallmark of Delhi's famous street food. The walk combines nature, culture and heritage and gives you a unique perspective to the city of New Delhi

Your host

Learn more about Sujata

Sujata

I am an ACE accredited Health Coach and Rehab Trainer and have been teaching my students and clients to successfully embrace fitter, injury free, active lifestyles since the past 2 decades. I have acquired expertise in outdoor fitness activities that include trekking, hiking and long distance power walking. I have facilitated several hundred walking trails in the green lungs of the Aravalli Hills that leads to the oldest of the seven walled cities that constitutes the city of New Delhi. This unique walk helps you experience both the natural and cultural heritage of the Capital of India.

What's included

Food
Light refreshment will be provided. Do let me know in case you have any food regulations. I shall accommodate accordingly.
Drinks
Bottled mineral water
Equipment
1. Sunscreen + mosquito repellent spray/cream 2. Band Aid/ Muscle spray for superficial small cuts/ sprain 3. Hand Sanitizer

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Where you'll be

Explore Delhi's green lung, the ruins of the Lal Kot Wall with the famous Qutub Minar and Adham Khan's Tomb as a backdrop, a prominent Sufi shrine and other natural features along the way in this beautiful trail that offers some unforgettable views. We walk across the Lal Kot Wall to navigate the ancient walled city of Mehrauli which is one of the seven ancient cities that make up the present state of Delhi and taste some delicious local fare

Availability

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Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 8 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Guests should be comfortable being close to nature and respect wildlife. A bit of curiosity and a spirit of adventure makes the activity more interesting.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

We take utmost care for safety and security of the guest and ensure that the guest is comfortable and well looked after. Our walks are safe, informative, interactive and enjoyable.

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Sujata
Delhi's Forest to the Walled City Walk
16 reviews
From $28/person
16 reviews
From $28/person